Friday, March 30, 9pm - 1am @ The Linwood, 81 Kilmarnock St, Boston, MA, (617) 247-8099, $5 - 21+
A well rounded ass needs rhythmic diversity in order to be moved.
That's why here at Bouncement, we provide the ripest in
ragga/bashment, hip-hop, grime and dubstep, global-beats, club music,
classic hits new and old, bastard-pop, remixes, jungle, and more,
with a particular focus on the new breed of producers making
genre-blends, mashups, and dance-floor bangers. Get your rave on!

Ghislain Poirier
(Bounce Le Gros' - Montreal)

Ghislain Poirier creates some of the most out of control ragga style riddims. His colabs with MC’s and DJ’s from across the globe have included remixes for Lady Sovereign (Def Jam), and DJ /rupture (Tigerbeat6), and beats for MC Beans (Warp), as well as Parisian heavy weights TTC (Big Dada) among others. Critical acclaim, has garnered him attention from publications such as and XLR8R Magazine. He also recorded solo material for labels like Chocolate Industries and Shockout and his own Rebondir label.

Poirier’s successful monthly DJ night in Montreal, ‘Bounce le Gros,’ is an evening that features what Poirier describes as “Bass and no attitude, Gros sound, Gros Beat, Gros Move, Bounce le Gross”. Poirier’s night of genre mashing provides enough bass to fill the place, attracting a mixed crowd that appreciate his dirty style, tasty beats and eclectic flare. He and his guests spin music that flows effortlessly between global hip hop, grime, baile beats, booty bass, crunk, Baltimore-club and much more. Keep your ears open, your feet in check and be prepared to Bounce!

DJ C and DJ Flack
(Beat Research, Mashit)

Beat scholar, party scientist, ragga maniac, and remixer of artists from M.I.A. to Gregory Isaacs, DJ C continues to spread his fiercely eclectic gospel of crunkment, mashstep, ragga-bounce, and grime-hall across the land.

DJ Flack specializes in uncovering fresh beats, and mixing up genre blends; bringing it all together into a sonic feast of epoch proportinos. When he's on the decks your ass had better be ready for a steady barrage of bass-heavy floor-bangers.

Visuals By
Zebbler and Sean Stevens
(Glitch Crew)

That's right folks, the world-famous hair-cut experts, and video specialists from the Glitch Crew will be joining us to deliver their special blend of party visuals.

Previews, Reviews, etc...

Photos: On The Download -->

Brilliant Mistake: Bounce
This Friday you NEED to go to the Linwood Grill... More -->

Boston Phoenix: Linwood Bounce
Beat Research, the Monday-night beat-scholar fest at Enormous Room, is going large this Friday with Bouncement, a party of extreme bass sound and huge beats with an experimental touch... More -->

Boston Globe: Choice, Nightlife
Beat Research heads DJ C and DJ Flack move their mix of hip-hop, grime, and extreme beats to the linwood tomorrow night, where they will be joined by Montreal producer and DJ Ghislain Poirier. (Zebbler and Sean Stevens will provide visual mash-ups throughout the night.) Poirier, noted for his exploration of ragga, has notched up remixes for Lady Sovereign and DJ /rupture, and produced beats for MC Beans, among others. He also heads a monthly DJ night in Montreal, Bounce Le Gros. More -->

On The Download: Encore, Do You Want More: Zebbler Returns!
When you've driven an entire metropolitan area into a state of talking-junk-food-induced panic, what the hell can you do for an encore? --> More

Weekly Dig: Dig This
Bouncement feat. Ghislain Poirier
The linwood must have noticed that, despite their Souther hospitality and pleasand accomodations, they're severly lacking in the ass-bouncing tripped-out hip-hop department. Enter Montreal DJ Ghislain Poirier, the world's foremost expert in turning standartd venues into testing grounds for the latest in progressive, mashed-up ragga-bass crunknesss. Along with DJs C and Flack, He'll teach you how to say "super-dirty basss riddims" en français.

Boston Herald: Marketing stunt duo to unveil legit show
They caused havoc last month - and got themselves arrested - when their guerrilla marketing stunt for Cartoon Network’s “Aqua Teen Hunger Force” series was mistaken for a terror threat. Tonight, Peter “Zebbler” Berdovsky and Sean Stevens will be strictly legit, with a performance of their electronic visual art at the Linwood in the Fenway.
The two are part of Glitch, a 4-year-old local collective of visual artists “primarily interested in the art and science of live video,” Berdovsky told the Herald yesterday. In tonight’s show, the duo will join acclaimed bass master DJ Ghislain Poirier of Montreal and local Beat Research mixers C and Flack. Their plan: make psychedelic sights to match the big-beat sound, by capturing crowd reaction on video, feeding it through a video mixer and projecting it onto three large screens... More -->

On The Download: Mooninite Dance Nights! Zebbler's Club Debut...
DJ-C and DJ Flack have been shredding the fringes of experimental party music at the E-Room every Monday night, building towards something bigger. Now we know what that something is. Their inaugural "BOUNCEMENT" night -- named for a DJ-C mixtape that pretty much changed our lives -- is going down March 30 at . . . the Linwood? THE LINWOOD?! This is such a good idea... More -->

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