...dave kiss presents...

Twin Tribes ~ Urban Heat ~ Dancing Plague ~ New Desires

All Ages
Saturday, April 06
Doors: 7pm Show: 7:30pm


Doors: 7:00 PM

Show: 7:30 PM

Twin Tribes
Hailing from Texas, Twin Tribes is an emerging force in the darkwave scene, turning heads in 2018 with the release of their debut album “Shadows” that featured dark melodic sounds, synthesizers, lyrics about the undead, and the occult and parallel universes. They returned in 2020 with the ten-track album “Ceremony” with an evolved sound that explored love and loss while showcasing their progression as a band.   With songs that are both dynamic and introspective, they balance the darker shades of the emotional spectrum with an energy and momentum that gifts their music a powerful sense of urgency and drama. Their lyrics dig deep into the personal turmoil of love, life and loss, and have forged a new aesthetic that fuses the gothic with the romantic, viewing emotional themes through a darker lens. As their second LP gains increasing critical and commercial attention, these pillars of the independent music scene continue to re-define what genres such as darkwave and post-punk mean in 2023.

Urban Heat

Dancing Plague

New Desires
Since 2010, DJ Paul T has been an integral part of DJSC, a revered event night in Philadelphia that pays homage to the iconic sounds of Depeche Mode, Joy Division, New Order, The Smiths, and The Cure. This specialized focus not only underscores DJSC’s dedication to celebrating the enduring legacy of these bands but also highlights Paul’s deep-seated appreciation for the foundational pillars of post-punk. As a co-founder along side John D, Paul T has cultivated a community of enthusiasts who share a passion for these groundbreaking artists, creating a vibrant space where nostalgia and contemporary soundscapes intersect. DJ Paul T’s career, spanning over two decades since he began DJing in 2000, has been marked by a constant pursuit of musical evolution while staying true to the roots that inspired DJSC’s inception. With the launch of “New Desires,” he expands the musical repertoire of DJSC beyond its original focus, embracing a broader spectrum of genres, including modern post-punk, dream pop, dark wave, new romantic, and FM synth-based music. This initiative reflects his ambition to explore the boundaries of music and to offer his audience a more diverse listening experience. ”New Desires” represents a bold step forward, while DJSC remains a testament to Paul’s ability to maintain a deep connection to the influential sounds of the ’80s and ’90s that have shaped the alternative music scene. Through his expert curation and dynamic DJ sets, Paul T invites his audience on a journey that pays tribute to the past, celebrates the present, and looks forward to the future of music. His dedication to crafting immersive musical experiences has solidified his reputation as a cornerstone of Philadelphia’s music scene and a beacon for fans of these timeless bands and beyond.

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