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Friday
October
14th

@ SPYBAR

TALK 1

  • 6:00/7:30 pm – Ableton Workshop “Many Colors of Acid” How to use stock plugins, various VST’s utilizing analog, Serum and Element to make 303 bass lines. Presenters Sireena Yancour, Orvile Kline and Danny Digable

  • 7:30/9:00 pm - Opportunities in Music & Decentralization (Bai-ee, Audio Soul Project, Hieroglyphic Being) 

  • 9:00 pm - Close John Simmons demos and performs a live hybrid dj set, with Luis Baro, Bai-ee and Andrew Emil on support.

TALKS &
STREAMS

CLUB
EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

Saturday
October
15th

@ SMARTBAR

Programming "At A Glance"

Vocal Radio Takeover | 91.1FM & Vocalo.org

VivaAcid hosts sets all week featuring Dj Pierre, K'Alexi Shelby, Hiroko Yamaura b2b Hyperactive, Craig Alexander, Brenda b2b Mark Angle 

Weekly Oct. 10th-15th 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Critically Massive Twitch Stream | twitch.tv/randalldean.com

VivaAcid hosts Specter & Chicago Skyway 

Wednesday Oct. 12th 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Many Colors of Acid -Workshop - 606 Cafe

Ableton Workshop “Many Colors of Acid” How to use stock plugins, various VST’s utilizing analog, Serum and Element to make 303 bass lines. Presenters Orville Kline, Danny Digable and Sireena Yancour

Thursday Oct 13th 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Opportunities in Music & Decentralization - Talk - 606 Cafe

John Simmons moderates as Bai-ee, Audio Soul Project and Jamal Moss discuss their experiences in Web3 as independent musicians and Web2 Record Labels.

Thursday Oct 13th 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm 

John Simmons *Live Hybrid Dj set & Demo - Dance Event - 606 Cafe

John Simmons "breaks down" and performs a hybrid dj set with Luis Baro, Bai-ee and Andrew Emil on Dj support.

Thursday Oct 13th 9:00 pm - 1:00 am 

Careers in Music - Talk - 606 Cafe

Dj Lady D moderates as Vince Lawrence, Noncompliant and Jamal Moss discuss opportunities in the music business.

Friday Oct 14th 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm 

Impact of Vernacular Music on Society  - Talk - 606 Cafe

Dj Lady D moderates as DJ Pierre, Craig Alexander and Vince Lawrence discuss their experiences watching Acid House Music evolve out of Chicago.

Friday Oct 14th 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm 

Spybar Takeover  - Dance Event

VivaAcid hosts Dj Pierre, Noncompliant, Brenda and Mark Angel at Smartbar

Friday Oct 14th 10:00 pm - 4:00 am 

Building a Community - Talk - 606 Cafe

Luis Baro moderates Ron Carroll, Abigail Grohmann, Matt Fusello and Adam Curtis to discuss their experience growing their communities.

Saturday Oct 15th 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm 

Promotions - Talk - 606 Cafe

Luis Baro moderates as Luke Vibert & Post Human discucss manufacturing, promoting, and using the tools available to maximize your impact.

Saturday Oct 15th 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm 

Smartbar Takeover  - Dance Event

VivaAcid joins with I Love Acid to host Luke Vibert, Posthuman, Justin Aulis Long, DJ Wrap

Saturday Oct 15th 10:00 pm - 5:00 am 

Le Nocturne Takeover  - Dance Event

VivaAcid hosts Mystic Bill, Gene Hunt, Sold at Le Nocturne

Sunday Oct 16th 5:00 pm - 1:00 am 

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October 10th

VivaAcid Takes Over Chicago Airwaves Launching Season 2 Programming on Vocalo with Dj Pierre

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October 13th

Music Workshop & Discussion Presenting Opportunities In Music & Decentralization at Cafe 606 w/ Lori Sapio+

Oct. 13

Doors
@ 6P 

Moderator:
John Simmons

Six06
Cafe

Orville Kline, Danny Digable
and Sireena Yancour

6-7:30P

Ableton Workshop “Many Colors of Acid” How to use stock plugins, various VST’s utilizing analog, Serum and Element to make 303 bass lines.

FREE

Bai-ee,

Audio

Soul

Project, Hieroglyphic

Being

7:30-9P

FREE

John Simmons 

9-?P

Live Set /Hybrid Dj Demo & Set

FREE

Luis Baro,
Bai-ee,
Andrew Emil

?-1A

B2B Djing to close

FREE

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Chicago-focused advocacy for experimental artists, djs, and producers.

Season 2

Venues

• 606 Cafe
• Spybar
• Smartbar
• Le Nocturne
• Vocalo Radio
• Critically Massive

Talks

• Impact of Acid House on Society

• Opportunities in Decentralization
• Building Underground Communities
• Maximizing Social Impact

• Career Musicians

Workshops

• Hybrid Dj/Live Setup & Performance

• Many Colors of Acid Ableton Demo

• 90's Rave Era Photo Exhibit

Airing on Vocalo & Critically Massive

Showcasing various artists with deep roots and history within Chicago's underground community.

October 10th VivaAcid Launches Season 2...

Limited Time Offer

606 Cafe
Doors @ 5PM
Smartbar
Doors @ 10PM

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October 14th

Discussions Around Careers In Music & the Impact of Vernacular Music at Cafe 606

Oct. 14

Doors
@ 6P 

Moderator:
Dj Lady D

Six06
Cafe

Vince Lawrence, Noncompliant, Jamal Moss

6-7:30P

Careers In Music

FREE

Dj Pierre, Craig Alexander, Vince Lawrence

7:30-9P

Impact of Vernacular Music on Society

FREE

Dj Pierre, Noncompliant, Brenda, Mark Angel

9-3A

@ SPYBAR

606 Cafe
Doors @ 5PM
Music @ 9PM

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October 15th

Discussions Around Building Community and Maximizing

Impact at Cafe 606

Oct. 15

Doors
@ 5P 

Moderator:
Luis Baro

Six06
Cafe

Ron Carrol, Abigail Grohmann Matt Fusello, Adam Curtis 

6-7:30P

Building a Community 

FREE

Luke Vibert, Posthuman

7:30-9P

Manufacturing, promoting, and using the tools available to maximize your impact

FREE

Luke Vibert, Posthuman, Justin Aulis Long, Dj Warp

9P-3A

@ Smartbar

606 Cafe
Doors @ 5PM

Spybar

Doors @ 10PM

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October 16th

Closing Party / Day Event, Tea @Le Nocturne

Le Nocturne
Doors @ 6PM

Closing Tea Party.

✦  PLATFORM 

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Season 2

This years programming highlights pioneering Acid House producers from Chicago, the midwest and beyond. Providing a platform for those artists to share stories and experiences around the genre's evolution. With unique emphasis on Chicago Dj culture, Ron Hardy and the lineage of genre defining artists he inspired at the Music Box. Providing Chicago-focused advocacy for experimental artists, djs, and producers.

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Kicking Off Workshops With Lori Sapio, Showcasing 30 Years of Archival Rave Photography

Exhibited at Cafe 606

✦  PLATFORM 

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- DJ Pierre (Phuture)

Its not that I didn’t like Frankie Knuckles –

I was just a Ron Hardy guy.