By day, the Golden Unicorn restaurant is a multi-floor dim sum institution; tonight it’s the site of an old-school, mostly local throwdown. Jersey’s Todd sculpts chopped-up samples and graceful bass flows into masterpieces that have helped inspired speed garage and bassline. Adam X is making a much-deserved big comeback as minimal’s Traversable Wormhole; he and Heather Heart founded techno mecca Sonic Groove. Breakbeat Science cofounder DB was one of the first to import drum & bass to the US. With Jason Jinx, Terry Mullan, Lazy Rich (Big Dish and Skint), Onionz, and more.
Fri., Dec. 31, 8 p.m., 2010
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 22, 2010