A Making Time Valentime for you (Parquet Courts and Inc. playing Voyeur on February 16th)

Making Time has a “valentime” for you in the shape of a Valentime’s Day weekend show featuring indie-rock’s newest blog rock darlings Parquet Courts and the Los Angeles R&B-tronica band Inc. on Saturday, February 16th at Voyeur. The usual Making Time DJ party crew will be on hand; Dave P, Sammy Slice, the Broadzilla DJ’s, Dave Pak & Mike Z and special guest DJ’s The Crystal Ark. Check out a song from each of the bands below. Go here for tickets and more information about the event.

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Listen to an archive of Making Time RADio’s two-year anniversary show

Last Friday night, DJ Dave P celebrated two years of Making Time RADio on WXPN with a playlist of his trademark futuristic sounds running the gamut from new songs from The xx and Boys Noize to remixes of Hot Chip and Matthew Dear. Check out the website of his label, RVNG Intl., to see the full playlist, and listen to an archive of the show here (via the WXPN media player). The next edition of Making Time RADio airs on 88.5 FM on Friday, September 7, from 7 to 9 p.m.

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Making Time RADio two-year anniversary (listening party at Morgan’s Pier this Friday)

This Friday’s August edition of Making Time RADio will mark the two year anniversary of DJ Dave P hosting the show and bringing what he loves to refer to as “futuristic sounds” to the airwaves of WXPN. From 7 to 9 p.m., he will be broadcasting live on 88.5 from WXPN studio; during the show there will be a free Making Time RADio listening party at Morgan’s Pier where devotees and listeners can congregate and celebrate. The event is 21+, and you can get the scoop at the Facebook invite page here.For more information, visit Dave P’s website here. Listen to the archive of the July edition of Making Time RADio and view the playlist here. Listen to all the Making Time RADio archives here.

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Watch Making Time’s “Thriller 3000″ video; Making Time’s Halloween Warehouse Project is this Saturday night

This Saturday night (Oct. 29th) is the Making Time Halloween Warehouse Project with Dam-Funk and Master Blaster and Dawn Of The Dead. The Making Time DJ crew will be spinning with sets from Dave P. (the host of XPN’s Making Time RADio), Sammy Slice, Pink Skull, Adam Sparkle, The Broadzilla DJs and The Spirit of Thomzilla. The Making Time Halloween Project is at 521 Cecil B. Moore (5th & Cecil B. Moore @ Randolph Streets). Tickets to the 21+ event are $15. Below, check out the tribute video the Making Time crew made based on Michael Jackson’s Thriller. It stars all your favorite Making Time DJ’s and has an appearance by Spank Rock.

Making Time’s Thriller 3000 from klipcollective on Vimeo.

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This Weekend: Making Time offers 21+ event on Friday night, under-21 event on Sunday night

Artwork by David Runick

This weekend the Making Time crew is throwing two events. Tomorrow (Friday) night at Voyeur starting at 9 p.m. the Making Time DJs will host live music from Factory Floor, Anika, and Dirty Beaches. (For more information and tickets on the 21+ event go here.) On Sunday, October 2nd, the age restrictions come down for an under-21 event at The Barbary starting at 8 p.m. with Factory Floor, Making Time resident DJs Dave P (host of WXPN’s Making Time RADio), Sammy Slice and Mike Z. Information and tickets to the Sunday event can be found here. The monthly installment of Making Time RADio with Dave P returns to the WXPN airwaves on Friday, October 7th, from 7-9 p.m. Below, listen to music from the bands who are performing this weekend.

R E A L L O V E by Factory Floor

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The Drums and WU LYF are playing Making Time at Voyeur on Saturday, November 5th

The Drums and WU LYF are booked to play Making Time on Saturday, November 5th at Voyeur. The Drums are releasing their new album Portamento on Frenchkiss Records on September 13th. WU LYF released one of the best albums of the year so far (Pitchfork gave it a “Best New Music” thumbs up) Go Tell Fire To The Mountain. Below, check out the video for “Money” a new song from The Drums’ forthcoming album and “Heavy Pop” by WU LYF. And don’t forget: Making Time is happening tonight w/ Gardens & Villa, DOM and Craft Spells. Information for tonight’s show is here.

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