featuring: the wax bar

jeremie mondon, alias demon, is famous for the video ‘you are my high’, which is one long snog basically. his album ‘midnightfunk’ came out on his own label 20'000 st. the young producer used to be dedicated to hip-hop, but through influences from funk and soul, he arrived at melodic house. in 2002, the then 24-year old was nominated ‘best french act’. demon likes to chill at the wax bar, which is a house dj-bar with retro design. near the trendy haunt, the 'rue de lappe', parisians congregate at the wax for their after-work chill out with friends. the bar has a lounge atmosphere. it is designed in a psychedelic 70’s style. the walls are adorned with orange and red plastic ornaments. people chill on yellow plastic benches or white sphere seats. house label ‘what’s up’ provides the music from 22.00 every night and they play a different style of house each night. the wax bar is open tuesday to saturday, 18.00-02.00. happy hour until 20.00. entrance is free.

15 rue daval
metro station bastille


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