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 | TOKiMONSTA (USA) @ ARKHAM

S.T.D. PRESENTS | TOKiMONSTA (USA) @ ARKHAM

After debuting her unique brand of dance music in Shanghai last spring,TOKiMONSTA (Jennifer Lee) is returning this summer with more of her genre-hopping sound. The LA-based, BRAINFEEDER member is praised by tastemaker and mainstream media alike for her live performances. She’s been featured on BBC Radio 1 [UK], Pitchfork [US],...
H&M LOVES MUSIC SHANGHAI | EVENT PHOTOS

H&M LOVES MUSIC SHANGHAI | EVENT PHOTOS

Arkham transformed into a hyper-neon, ice-cream licking, hand-fanning wonderland this past Saturday. What a whirlwind of a night, with cross-genre performances from R3, Jeff Kung, Yelle, and Giraffage tearing up the dance floor. Thank you to everyone who came, and be sure to check out the video here to relive...
S.T.D. Digital Love // LASERBLAST

S.T.D. Digital Love // LASERBLAST

S.T.D. Digital Love // LASERBLAST Digital Love is returning to Arkham, but this time it’s fully-loaded with an arsenal of lasers. Prepare for a barrage of neon lights intertwining throughout our favourite underground labyrinth to accompany this edition’s mega lineup. Our STDJ’s will play an eclectic mix of genres as...
SQUAREPUSHER - EVENT PHOTOS

SQUAREPUSHER – EVENT PHOTOS

Squarepusher was a game changer! Check out the photos below from his amazing live audiovisual performance at Arkham. For the full album you can go to our Facebook Page.
H&M LOVES MUSIC SHANGHAI

H&M LOVES MUSIC SHANGHAI

H&M is rolling into Arkham on June 20th for an explosive night of summer music festivities and we want you to join in for FREE! French electro pop queen Yelle, Californian beat maestro Giraffage, Beijing based multitalented vocalist and radio host Jeff Kung alongside Shanghai’s very own R3 will all...
TOKiMONSTA Returns to Arkham This July

TOKiMONSTA Returns to Arkham This July

After debuting her unique brand of dance music in Shanghai last spring, TOKiMONSTA (Jennifer Lee) is back in town with more experimental crossover tunes.   The LA-based, BRAINFEEDER member is praised by tastemaker and mainstream media alike for her live performances. S… Read more
S.T.D. PRESENTS | MOON BOOTS (USA) @ ARKHAM

S.T.D. PRESENTS | MOON BOOTS (USA) @ ARKHAM

Like most people, sometimes we like it simple; we just like to feel good. We crave that quick respite from the gritty romp of daily life; the chance to kick back, smile, and unite in knowing that everything ain’t so bad after all. Well good news, we’ve got something that’s… Read more
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 h… Read more
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