PART TIME PUNKS is a club that takes over noted Echo Park live music venue, The Echo on 1822 Sunset, every Sunday night. The night focuses heavily on DIY and Indie vinyl coming out of the U.S., UK and Europe from 1977 to the present: Punk, Post-Punk, Synth-Punk, Synthpop, Minimal Synth, Dark/Cold/Minimal Wave, NDW, Industrial, New Wave, No Wave, C86, Indiepop, Twee, Shoegaze, Baggy and even Krautrock
African-American singer, poet, and artist. He was the original vocalist for Can.
How to make a difference when everyone and their mother calls themself a DJ these days?”, that’s exactly the question Raz and Larry asked themselves.
The answer? Decks ‘n drums ‘n rock’n’roll and a whole lot of balls and gritty analog hardware ammo!
Two men, one mission: sending crowds into a frenzy, using their weapons of choice: synths, 80's drumcomputers, tambourines, cowbells, nerd glasses, tape delay and distortion.
Musicians first, DJ's second? Why make a choice if you can have the best of both worlds. Part Time Punks spit out dance tunes with pop structures, electronic music with rock attitude, harsh techno with soul - call it whatever you want, really.