Paris - Opening Night


Bonjour Brighton. The Team behind Berlin - Brighton bring you a brand new night tinged with exuberance, colour, happy vibes and most importantly lots of fun!

A project that has been on our minds for a few years now is coming to fruition and we are very excited to party avec you all. A night that encourages dressing up, burlesque performers and girating grooves, will hit the stunning Rialto Theatre on Easter Saturday the 11 April.

Slap bang in the centre of Brighton, the Rialto Theatre is a multi purpose venue with a unique design and stunning decor that fits our vision perfectly.

The Night:
We aim to delight you all with Disco, Nu Disco, French House Music and most things groovy and Electronique - The aim? Well quite simply a place to express yourselves, be fabulous, be risque, but most important of all be free, have a shed load of fun, dress up if you want to and laugh your heads off in a community of acceptance, exuberance mixed in with fabulous sexy Underground music. This is truly a place where glitter, kink and fun crossover.

Expect burlesque and other amazing performers throughout the night!

Is this night for you?
Come if you like dressing up, glitter, sequins, flappers, stunning dresses, burlesque, French House, Disco, Nu Disco, Moustaches, saying "oui oui" a lot, confetti, stickers, makeup, shabby chic, Dijon Mustard, Paris, laughing a lot (French laugh optional), Allo Allo, being a bit silly, making friends, you get le picture....


Get Physical Music, Bedrock, Connaisseur Recordings, Kittball Records, OFF Recordings, Nurvous Records, Gruuv

Spending his youth playing the Parisian Underground Music scene and rubbing shoulders with the likes of Laurent Garnier, Eric Rug, Christophe Monier, Christophe Vix and Daft Punk in their pre-Daft Punk years, Nolan has had an illustrious career spanning 25+ years. Nowadays, straddling House and Disco with a unique twist and an eye for the underground NOLAN is making serious waves right now, with key releases on Kittball, MadTech, Crew Love, Get Physical, OFF, Gruuv & Connaisseur Recordings.

His collaboration with legendary actor Idris Elba caused quite a stir with it's no nonsense anti EDM stance. The vinyl release of which, with its analog heavy Of Norway remix featured as the opening track on John Digweed's Transitions radio show which then led to the NOLAN guest mix on show 511.

NOLAN's debut release 'Thief' which was snapped up by New York's Nurvous Records, making its way into the discerning boxes of Maceo Plex & Wolf + Lamb. His follow up EP was released on vinyl by the exquisite Connaisseur Recordings, with a bumping Paradise Garage-inspired disco track alongside a stunning revision of an MK classic. Followed by a sizzling hot vinyl EP on Audiojack's GRUUV imprint with remixes courtesy of John Tejada and Poker Flat's Kyodai. Then came 'Go Slow' with it's choice remixes from Miguel Puente & a young Finnebassen who's remix clocked well over 5 million views on YouTube.
More recently his collaborations with Soul songstress Rachel Adedeji created a huge buzz amongst the DJ community featuring remixes from DJ T, Sharam Jey, Climbers & ATFC. Which was followed by a slew of releases on Low Steppa's Simma Black, Sleazy Deep, ALiVE, King Street, Dear Deer, Sakura Music & a vinyl release on Sex Panda White with remixes from Kevin Over, Telonius (Gomma) + Matt Fear & Kreature.
But it's NOLAN's collaboration with Amber Jolene, which spent an unprecedented 256 days in the Beatport NuDisco charts (100 days of which in the top 10 itself) which is proving hard to beat. The sublime remix by Danish rising star KANT resonated around Ibiza island and features on Toolroom Ibiza CD, Pure Salinas, Coco Beach, Armada Sunset + Ministry Of Sound Chilled House Ibiza compilation CDs and has also now had over 12 million views on YouTube!

Not one to rest on his laurels Nolan's next collaboration with the inimitable Forrest came out on KITTBALL featuring remixes from Hot Creations duo Raumakustik and label boss P.A.C.O. Followed by a 2 tracker ‘Dance Boy’ & ‘Cassette Tape’ on Enzo Siffredi's chart busting Wired imprint & a release on Kerri Chandler’s MadTech.

Soul Clap & Wolf + Lamb then snapped up 4 more Nolan / Forrest collaborations for an EP on their Brooklyn based Crew Love Records & a collaboration with House Music royalty Joi Cardwell recently came out on the legendary Henry Street Records.

Plus the future looks hot with SASHA asking to sign 3 more NOLAN tracks and a remix for Mr. V about to drop too! Keep them peeled for more info….

Marc Saare
Markus Saarländer, Trickstar Radio, friskyRadio, Berlin - Brighton, Dino Audio

Marc Saare is Markus Saarländer's new chic alias in which he can explore and express the Nu Disco and House vibes he has loved for so many years. Stepping away from the Deep House, Melodic Techno and Techno of Berlin - Brighton, the glittery German will be immersed in even more sequin dust and silliness than ever before. Expect fun and even more ridiculousness...

Markus is the founder of Dino Audio and Berlin-Brighton, a Berlin style underground club night that has been making waves for the last three years. With queues down the street and full venues for every party, Berlin has established itself as one Brighton’s most popular Underground music events.

​The night has also been forward thinking in terms of the type of parties (in true Berlin style), with a residency at the Green Door Store as well as alternative parties such as beach terrace parties, pop up parties, studio parties, outdoor Christmas market parties and collabs with other venues in the city. In 2020 Berlin moved to a stunning venue in the centre of the city and close to Brighton Seafront called Chalk with official Afterparties being held at Zahara two doors down until 8am.

​On the back of that Berlin has enjoyed a successful radio show on Codesouth.FM for the whole of 2016 and moving over to Trickstar Radio in January 2017. Markus is from Germany having moved over to the UK many moons ago and always wanted to bring a slice of his home land to the UK.

​Spending his early DJ years in the North West of England playing Trance, House and Tech House in around Manchester, Markus extended his portfolio with gigs elsewhere in the UK and Europe including slots at well known beach bars in Ibiza. Moving to Brighton in 2011, Markus quickly got onto the circuit with residencies for Hed Kandi and has now played at every well-known club and bar venue in the city, as well as boat parties, Brighton Pride and other quirky pop up events. Equally Markus has been featured in multiple magazines and articles such as Decoded Magazine, DJ Mag, Frisky Radio, BN1, XYZ, Native FM and After Dark. Recent years have also seen the collaboration with German and UK record labels in the form of Radio Show features and Label Showcase events involving Mother Recordings, Kittball, Stil vor Talent, Steyoyoke, Beste Modus, Selador and Arms & Legs.

Guest Mixes have included 2 Decoded Magazine Pioneer DJ Radio Shows, a special guest on the Kittball Radio Show on Ibiza Global Radio, as well as BLITZ FM St Petersburg, Alex Preda's 'Layers' Series in Amsterdam, Native FM, After Dark, circle.Ibiza, and Kurt Kjergaard's infamous Beach Podcast Series.

Other recent highlights have included support at the Arch for Groove Armada, Booka Shade and John 00 Fleming's JOOF Editions shows. Berlin and Markus were also the official partner for Waze & Odyssey's Street Tracks series in Brighton in 2018. Not only that Markus has shared the stage with some of the biggest names in the business such as Timo Maas, Tiefschwarz, Einmusik, John Digweed, Rebekah, Juliet Fox, Dave Seaman, Alex Niggemann, Kellerkind, Thomas Schumacher, Nhan Solo, Superlover, Just Her, Timo Garcia, Juliet Sikora, Emanuel Satie, Cinthie, Daniel Steinberg, Jeremy Underground, Jonas Saalbach, Teenage Mutants, Tigerskin, BLANCAh most of whom have become personal friends.

​In May 2019, after returning from a LIVE Stream during the International Music Summit in Ibiza on the beach, in collaboration with Decoded Magazine and circle. Ibiza and good friend Luke Brancaccio, Markus was invited by Danny Rampling to warm up at his infamous 'Shoom' night at the Arch in Brighton before Leftfield and himself on the lineup. A set which received big praise from Danny.

In June 2018 Markus also featured as the Artist of the Week for global underground music station Frisky Radio, which led to Markus starting is own Radio show 'Rainbow Frequencies' airing on 12 November 2018 on the NYC based station, which is also the home of big hitters such as Sasha, Dave Seaman, Steve Lawler, Nick Warren and many more. Markus hosts the show every second Monday at 4pm EST, 9pm UK and 10pm CET. The show also reached no.2 in the global Frisky charts in February 2019. Alternatively catch Markus hosting the Berlin Radio Show every Wednesday 18:00-20:00 UK Time on


From the sunny shores of Manchester, to the dizzying heights of Brighton came then man the myth, the legend, the convict... Mr. Shillin.

Shillin started DJing and running events from 2005, starting out as a Breakbeat fanatic and then went on to Electro Swing, Drum and bass, Jungle, House, Electro, Funk, Soul, Disco (the genres go on...). Heavily involved in the Burlesque, Kink and Alternative Party Scenes, Shillin is a well-known face around Brighton and is often dressed to impress or put simply, dazzling you in any amazing fancy get up or costume he feels like entertaining you with.

Known for doing extremely long sets for charity and his show (the Arther Shillin show).

Resident DJ for BassKonnection, Shillin presents & Twisted Lemon.

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