ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS @ The Menagerie. Sat 20 Feb

[size=200]w/ DEAN WENGROW (Mute Records), ITHAMAR HANDELMAN-SMITH.[/size]

[b:e994925172]Northern Soul, Stax, Motown, Garage Rock, Psychedelic, British Invasion, Beat, Ska, Mod Revival, Britpop, Acid Jazz, Easy Listening, Rare Grooves and much more in a Rock’n'Roll all-nighter.[/b:e994925172]

[b:e994925172]Ithamar Handelman-Smith[/b:e994925172]: a writer, rock’n'roll journalist and pop culture addict, was playing and organizing MOD/rock’n'roll/Northern Soul parties since he was 17 in almost every big club in his home town of Tel Aviv, various parties in London, Paris, Berlin and Prague. He has been living in Belfast since last summer and this is his N.I. debut.

[b:e994925172]Dean Wengrow[/b:e994925172]: a music producer and A&R man of Mute Records (working with artists from Goldfrapp to Richard Hawley) has been playing his unique mix of vintage garage rock and rare grooves in numerous clubs, bars and parties in his home town of London. This is also his first show in Belfast.

9pm - late
£5 / 7 (after 11.30)

[url]http://www.menageriebar.com[/url]