SF-based talent agency Liaison Artists is behind most of the techno you dance to. Plus: Last Nite, Rare Bits, FGAG, James Blake, and more parties this week
NONSEMBLE 6: "PIERROT LUNAIRE"
No dancefloor, but what could be more nightlife than six hot, young instrumentalists in sexy gear from Dark Garden, playing Schoenberg's dark, Expressionist tale about a clown in love with the moon? Expand your musical mind and hit this one up at new performance venue Salle Pianos.
Fri/12, 7:30pm, $35. Salle Pianos, 1632 Market, SF. www.nonsemble6.com
Everybody loves a nice, slow wave of James Blake.
Tue/16, 9pm, $28. Mezzanine, 444 Jessie, SF. www.mezzaninesf.com