Sara Abdel-Hamid's bass music as Ikonika is a bubbly contrast to the chaotic footwork embraced lately by her Hyperdub cohorts Kode9 and DJ Rashad, but that pleasing pop attitude made the British producer’s Aerotropolis a stand-out LP of 2013. There are plentiful tectonic subwoofer shifts, but a cheeky melodicism elevates these tunes from standard to sizzling. Ikonika will be DJing at Cameo alongside an unannounced special guest as part of her expansive North American tour.
Sat., March 15, 11:59 p.m., 2014
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