Based in Shanghai, S.T.D. (Sonically Transmitted Disease) is a collective.
A family. An escape from trends and bad music. An experiment. A collaboration. A party.
A venture between the acoustic and the electronic. S.T.D. is a purpose, we invite you all to come unprotected.
S.T.D. PRESENTS | SQUAREPUSHER

S.T.D. PRESENTS | SQUAREPUSHER

S.T.D. has summoned Squarepusher, one of IDM’s most polarizing yet legendary overlords, to take the stage at Arkham. As a shaman of chaos and virtuoso in musical production, Squarepusher harnesses the true brutality of dance music, taking his listeners somewhere they have likely never been, or have previously been too...
House Of Vans Shanghai - Photos

House Of Vans Shanghai – Photos

S.T.D. Presented the House Of Vans Shanghai show at Arkham and hosted Peaches, Joey Bada$$, Twisted Machine, J-Fever, Soulspeak, Corrupted Youth and The Strikers. Photos by: Benoit Florençon
S.T.D. PRESENTS | DJ WORDY @ ARKHAM

S.T.D. PRESENTS | DJ WORDY @ ARKHAM

International heavy-hitters, kings of the underground, soul, bass, house, electro…S.T.D.’s been bringing it all, delivered right to your doorstep at One Wulumuqi Lu. In doing so, we‘re often fishing overseas, importing talent from abroad (it is Shanghai after al… Read more
S.T.D. PRESENTS | JAMES LAVELLE [UNKLE/MO'WAX, UK] @ ARKHAM

S.T.D. PRESENTS | JAMES LAVELLE [UNKLE/MO’WAX, UK] @ ARKHAM

Day 2 of Arkham’s Anniversary Weekend coming your way. This time STD is stepping in to bring you a legend of the trip-hop and psych-rock scene, one who’s been moulding music since his early teenage years, redefining the way we look at genre and sound altogether. His influe… Read more
S.T.D. PRESENTS | ALUNAGEORGE [UK] @ ARKHAM JAN 7

S.T.D. PRESENTS | ALUNAGEORGE [UK] @ ARKHAM JAN 7

We’re starting the year off with a bang. Coming right at you. S.T.D. have reeled in British electro-pop duo, AlunaGeorge, for a one-night stint in the underground. The pair will ascend Arkham’s throne on January 7th to curate a nightlong crusade of wonky song an… Read more
S.T.D. & Casio G-SHOCK Present | S.T.D. COUNTDOWN ft. Two Fresh

S.T.D. & Casio G-SHOCK Present | S.T.D. COUNTDOWN ft. Two Fresh

Well that’s a wrap for 2014. We made it! Still infected. Not yet dead. Ready for more. January is approaching and it’s time we climbed out of this year and into the next, leaving a trail of gnarly shows and infectious good times behind. Arkham will house this year&#… Read more
S.T.D. PRESENTS | SWEATER BEATS [USA] @ ARKHAM

S.T.D. PRESENTS | SWEATER BEATS [USA] @ ARKHAM

S.T.D.’s got another dope one coming your way. Ready or not. We’ve locked down Brooklyn producer, Antonio Cuna, AKA Sweater Beats for a set at, you guessed it, Arkham, the one and only. Cuna’s brand is smoooooth and infectious, often channelling 90̵… Read more
S.T.D. Presents | SCNTST [Boys Noize Records] @ Arkham 12/12

S.T.D. Presents | SCNTST [Boys Noize Records] @ Arkham 12/12

Bryan Muller, aka SCNTST, is an accomplished, young German producer forged in the fires of Munich not 21 years ago. Bold, sonically daring, avant-garde, childlike; all ways you (and he) would describe his talent and persona. For years now he’s been churning out sounds mor… Read more
S.T.D. PRESENTS | SUN GLITTERS [LUX]

S.T.D. PRESENTS | SUN GLITTERS [LUX]

We’re typically shrouded in darkness at Arkham. Buried deep in the cave. Owning night. But it’s time we sliced through that night wth a streak of light. So on November 28th, Arkham’s dance floor is going to be sundrenched, bathed in the warm rays of Luxembo… Read more
HOUSE OF VANS GUANGZHOU

HOUSE OF VANS GUANGZHOU

The House of Vans Asia Tour final stop lands in Guangzhou from October 24th – 26th, with a full line-up of live music, creative art workshops, and skateboarding, free and open to all. Shanghai, China (October 13, 2014) – Building upon an unwavering commitment to crea… Read more
S.T.D. 7TH ANNIVERSARY & HALLOWEEN PARTY @ ARKHAM

S.T.D. 7TH ANNIVERSARY & HALLOWEEN PARTY @ ARKHAM

For seven years, Shanghai has been consumed by a sonically transmitted disease. Its time to celebrate the sickness, congregate in costume and liberate our body to it’s demands. It’s time for the S.T.D. 7th Anniversary and Halloween Party. The S.T.D. epidemic… Read more
HOUSE OF VANS SHANGHAI

HOUSE OF VANS SHANGHAI

The House of Vans Asia Tour lands in Shanghai this Friday with Peaches, Theophilus London, and more art, music, and skate interaction for a full weekend at Central Studios and Arkham. Shanghai, China (September 9th, 2014) – The House of Vans Shanghai is kicking off this Fri… Read more