One of the hottest names in New York disco Lee Douglas arrives at Nolla on Saturday 30th. Last year's gig at the very same restaurant was excellent except of the clocks changing and losing an hour off the evening. This time no clocks needed to change and Nolla's last party ever ensure an unforgettable night.

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Instead of slowing things down before the closing of Ravintola Nolla, we get to witness the return of Berlin's disco machine DJ Kaos this Saturday. Just back from a tour in California and Mexico, Kaos gives us five of his current favourites, treats you might also hear at the last Kingfishers party of the beloved disco pub.

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Sean Johnston interview

Last year Sean Johnston played a memorable set at the Flow festival alongside Andrew Weatherall, whom he DJs with as A Love From Outer Space. This Saturday he is back in Helsinki for a solo gig at Nolla. Sean Johnston has been involved in the British dance music scene since the acid house era. He also managed to survive the techno scene of the '90s. These days Sean is busy running the ALFOS nights and producing music as part of the trio Hardway Brothers who have gained reputation for their slow and energetic sound.

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Daniel Avery interview


Daniel Avery aka Stopmakingme arrives to the second Honki Ponki party at Nolla on Saturday 12.5. When not DJing in London and around the world, Daniel spends his times inside his studio full of analogue equipment producing remixes for Hercules And Love Affair or Metronomy and releases for such labels as Tigersushi, Gomma, How The Other Half Lives and Relish. We caught up with him for a quick interview.

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Emir Krkic interview

Saturday's guest DJ is Emir Krkic from the disco-not-disco trio Name In Lights, who are featured on Andrew Weatherall's new compilation for Ministry of Sound. Emir also has his solo project Muslim Disco Club where he draws inspiration from Bosnian music of his childhood and the Egyptian guitarist Omar Khorshid. Besides pushing the boundaries in contemporary dance music, Emir runs the popular world music radio show Ajvar in Stockholm.

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