On the Tahn: dance evenings at the Bridge Music Bar, Spirit, etc. (from September 15 to 18)

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DJs Gun Ray and ItsDatJawn at Belvedere Ultra-Dive

Thu 15 Sep

House Night
Belvedere Ultra Dive
9 p.m.

DJs Royal Haunts, Aloe Vera and ItsDatJawn bring the noise for a night of house music destined to blast some speakers. 4016 Butler Street, Lawrenceville. $5. from 21. belvederesultrive.com

living thing
The golden mark
10 p.m.

Every third Thursday of the month, DJ Nugget and JX4 take over for an evening of fiery electronic tunes. Groove all night long to what Goldmark’s website calls “future dance music.” 4517 Butler Street, Lawrenceville. Free. from 21. thegoldmark.com/events

Fri Sep 16

Drake Night
Belvedere Ultra Dive
9 p.m.

Come celebrate hip-hop giant Drake with an evening of remixes, mixes and originals, courtesy of DJ ADMC. 4016 Butler Street, Lawrenceville. $7. from 21. belvederesultrive.com

indoor plants
Spirit
9 p.m.

Round off your Friday night with local DJ Johnny Zoloft’s danceable, low-key music ensemble. 242 51st Street, Lawrenceville. $5. from 21.spiritpgh.com

Collapse: A Fall Equinox Feast
Deck music bar
9 p.m.

Pittsburgh potholes getting you down? The Bridge Music Bar is hosting a two-stage DJ party at its outdoor patio and indoor bar to celebrate fall and dance to Pittsburgh’s infrastructure issues. As their website says, “sometimes the only thing you can do is dance.” 6018 Broad Street, East Liberty. $10. from 21. thebridgemusicbar.com

Sat 17 Sep

Astonished
P Town Bar
8:30 p.m.

Pittsburgh’s hit queer dance collective turns five this Saturday! The lineup is stacked nicely for the occasion: Jellyfish resident DJs Ricky Moslen and Stephania Tsong, Chilean DJ duo Aerobica and Pittsburgh’s Remy Black as icing on the cake. 4740 Baum Blvd., Oakland. $10. ptownbarpgh.com/events

bad girls
Belvedere Ultra Dive
9 p.m.
The girls take center stage on Saturday night. DJs Gun Ray and ItsDatJawn spin an evening of songs from modern rappers like CupcakKe to old school rockers like Blondie. 4016 Butler Street, Lawrenceville. $7. from 21. belvederesultrive.com

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Eva's album art XI Dream of a Reality features a robotic woman with glowing blue eyes.

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Album cover for Eva X I dream of a reality

Synthetic
Wrong
9:30 p.m.

Expect future pop, dark electro and EBM, plus a spotlight on Canadian electro-pop musician Eva X’s new album I dream of a reality. Resident synth DJs CrasHZer0 and Satyrion will be in attendance, along with special guests DJ Jenacyde and Blaire Lugosi. 146 44th St., Lawrenceville. $6. from 21. facebook.com/cattivopgh

Anything the light touches
Cobra
10 p.m.

DJs Royal Haunts and Based Grace headline an evening of club techno and house music with special guests Joshua Orange and Pup Zander. 305 Main Street, Bloomfield. $10 presale. from 21. cobrapgh.com/events

Afro-Caribbean Saturdays
Spirit
10 p.m.

Afro-Caribbean Saturday is back this month with another evening of distinct sounds: reggae, kompa, afro beats and hip hop. DJ FlipWave and African Wolf of Wavy Bunch Sound set the mood all night long. 242 51st Street, Lawrenceville. No cutlery before 11 p.m. with RSVP, $20 at the door. from 21.spiritpgh.com
DEVIATION
Hot mass
11 p.m.

DETOUR, an electronic music collective from Pittsburgh, celebrates its 10th anniversary at Hot Mass. They are joined by Preslav Lefterov and Adam Ratana of Pittsburgh Track Authority. This one’s late, so get ready to dance. 1139 Penn Ave, Strip District. $20-25. from 21. hotmasspgh.com

Sun 18 Sep

Millvale Daze Hangover Party
Millvale Riverside Park
4-8:30 p.m.

Cure that headache with live music and waterside food at the first-ever outdoor Millvale Daze Hangover party. There is a range of indie rock bands and drag performers like Jenny Sais Quoi and Miss Demeanor. A portion of the proceeds will be used to fund events and activities of the non-profit organization Millvale Youth. Be sure to bring cash to tip the queens. 70 River Front Drive, Millvale. Free. All ages. Search “Millvale Daze Hangover Party” on Facebook

DAVi MUSIC/Warm Tape
The government center
6 p.m.

The North Side record store and bar is home to two experimental music bands: Chicago-based sound artist DAVi MUSiC and ambient/drone musician Warm Tape. End the weekend by flipping through a few records with a beer while listening to music. 15 East Street, north side. $5. from 21. thegovernmentcenter.com

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