Two hip-hop parties this weekend. Music will be different, venues will be different for both events. No reason you can’t do both.
FRIDAY 17th June 2016
THANK GOD IT’S YOUK $HI: The Myanmar lead organization, leading in hip-hop entertainment, is hosting their next party at J-One Bar. Expect upcoming rappers, beat boxers and DJs to put on a showcase of modern Burmese hip hop. Their facebook content is incresingly in English, definitely follow them if you want to learn more about the growing undeground hip-hop scene.
WHERE: J-ONE MUSIC BAR, Near the Japanese Embassy, 11 Bocho Street, Bahan Tsp
WHEN: 9pm till late
HOW MUCH: 5000 Ks to enter.
SATURDAY 18th June 2016
FULL STOP MONSOON: Back at Sky Bar: Yangon International Hotel with a hip-hop night. Y.A.K won’t be at this one but a deep lineup of talented, old school rappers.
There’s enough cover to keep everyone safe from the rain. Plus, if sound equipment and decked out Yangon rappers can brave the rooftop, then you surely can too. YOU CAN. Don’t like hip hop? Then what about a foggy-misty view of Shwedagon.
WHERE: Sky Bar @ Y.I.H – West of U Wisara, Ahlone Road, Dagon Tsp
WHEN: 9pm till 3am
HOW MUCH: 7000 Ks for foriegners, 5000 Ks for locals. Beer only 1500 Ks