INNER WITH FRANKIE BONES & ADAM X
Saturday, 10 p.m., Machine, 1254 Boylston St., Boston. 617-536-1950, www.machine-boston.com
The deal: This Saturday at Machine, renowned New York DJs Frankie Bones and Adam X will be spinning underground techno till 2 a.m. “These guys are pretty much the biggest names in the Northeast that you can find for real techno,” says Sean Caron, general manager of Machine. He specifies “real,” he says, because people have a tendency to conflate techno with electronic, when the latter is more of an umbrella term. “[Frankie Bones and Adam X] have been spinning techno since the late ’80s, early ’90s,” Caron adds, “and they were both really huge in the ’90s.”
The drink: Sailor Jerry, $5
The venue: Expect the crowd to be different than usual — this is not necessarily a gay night, as others are at Machine, and there will be no music to cater to your typical Top 40 partygoer.
Three songs you can expect to hear: “Worldline (Orphx Remix)” by Traversable Wormholes, “Universal Time (Dasha Rush Remix)” by Traversable Wormholes, “Inner Freak Style” by Frankie Bones.
The tip: Usually well-known DJs have an opening act, but these two will be playing all night. Also, consider buying your tickets for $10 in advance rather than $15 at the door.