The newly-formed Confectionaires bring their unique blend of close-vocal harmonies and ukulele arrangements to the Beijing scene. Consisting of Miss Lulu Galore, co-founder of Moonglow Burlesque dance troupe, front singer of Miss Lulu Galore and Sweet Leaf and Miss Kate Smith, a New York-based singer recently transplanted to Beijing, and Kamila Nasr, a Canadian musicians which has rich performance experience and multi instrumentalist. They draw inspiration from The Andrew Sisters to the Boswell…See More
Musicians of Tomato Jazz group are: Apple Ho on vocal, Xu Peng on sax, Xia Ji on guitar, Dazhong on bass and Long Jianghao on drums.Apple Ho: Apple Ho is a rising star of a female jazz singer. She born in a Peking Opera family, she learned Peking Opera when she was still a little girl. Apple graduated from the Tianjin Music Conservatory by major of modern music in 2009. Now Moreno Donadel, the Italia jazz piano player & composer, tutors her. Apple Ho dedicated to the Jazz music from 2007.…See More
Kamila Nasr and Pierre Brahin are a Beijing based duo, who perform a wide range of styles of music. Their show is powerful, eclectic, and energetic... exploring and mixing some Brazilian favorites, standard bossa, choro and samba, flamenco guitar, fado and finally Iranian and Afghan popular and folk songs accompanied by Flamenco…See More
Monster 11： With members hailing from the darkest, dirtiest and funkiest parts of the globe, Monster 11 is a new Beijing band that blends head-shaking rock'n'roll with a twist of funk that will make you wanna scream. This 4-man group brings together Chinese guitarist Fan Zhai, American vocalist Hyam Bolande, American bassist Ryan…See More
The bar’s name - V.A has two explanations, one of them is the two initial letters of “vanguard”, the other is the theme of the bar, Video & Audio.
The very first theme of the bar is live music. The bar owner was used to play in a rock band; many regular guests of the bar are his friends whom knew each other at that time. The V.A bar arranges live music in every Thursday, Friday & Saturday, and Jazz impromptu (open microphone) in Monday & Wednesday. If you like Jazz, Flamingo, Funk music, you must find your favorites in the V.A Bar. The sound equipments and tuning are both in professional class; it is the top place in small-scale live house in Beijing. Both audios and the band are satisfied with the sound effects. It is the bar owner’s experience gained from his band’s performance, the perfect sound effects is not only pleased the audios, but also the band.
The other theme of the bar is the animation. The bar owner produced an animation movie, main puppets from the movie are placed in the showcase above the bar table. The bar owner hopes animation fans know each other and exchange experience about hand-made puppets and product animation in the V.A bar.
You could taste gothic style with the decoration on window and the main tone of the bar. The style is quite unique in the quiet Wu Avenue Ying Hutong. Of course, very shop or café has it own style in this Hutong. By the way, you must pay attention to the backdrop at the entrance, to find out why the waterfall is live.
We've recently launched iPhone and Android apps which display events and the location of those events. However, the location feature will not work unless you enter the name, street and city exactly as it is in our database.
Starting now, could you please enter your venue details as follows when you post an event:
Location: V.A Bar Street: 13 Wudaoying Hutong, 五道营胡同13号 City/Town: Beijing
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