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On the Tahn: Dance parties at Mixtape, Spirit, and more (Feb. 23-25)

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Diamond Life
Dance the weekend away at these Pittsburgh parties playing everything from '90s Euro-pop to Afro-house. All events are 21 and over unless otherwise noted.

Thu., Feb. 23

Brutalism Post-Punk/Synth Night
Belvedere’s Ultra-Dive
9 p.m.

DJs Bedlam Boy and Rachel Ruckus have a coldwave and post-punk set to warm your soul. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $5. belvederesultradive.com

Fri., Feb. 24

Hi-Fi Friday
Cobra
8 p.m.-12 a.m.

Stealth-1 is back with a crate full of groovy deep cuts. 4305 Main St., Bloomfield. Free. cobrapgh.com

Taylor vs. Miley
Belvedere’s Ultra-Dive
9 pm.

Whether you’re a “Midnights” fan or counting down the days til Miley’s new “Endless Summer Vacation,” DJ ADMC has got all of their pop hits for you. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $7. belvederesultradive.com

3AM ETERNAL
Mixtape
9 p.m.

Enjoy a dose of underground Euro-pop music from the 1990s, all spun by DJs EZ Lou, Zach Restelli, and The Comeback Kid. 4907 Penn Ave., Garfield. $10 advance. mixtapepgh.com

Diamond Life
Spirit
9 p.m.

Diamond Life is back with a night of chart-topping indie hits and deep-cut electronic gems, all from DJs Jesley Snipes and DZ Party Time. 242 51st St., Lawrenceville. $7. spiritpgh.com

Sat., Feb. 25

≈ Night Fever ≈
Belvedere’s Ultra-Dive
9 p.m.

Disco isn’t dead, at least not at Belvedere’s. DJs Zach Restelli, Dini Daddy, and The Comeback Kid bring all the groovy hits from the Bee Gees, Donna Summer, Chic, and more. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $7 before 10 p.m., $10 after 10 p.m. belvederesultradive.com
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Night Fever at Belvedere’s Ultra-Dive
Afro-House Sessions
Spirit
9 p.m.

DJ Femi and Wade Anthony kick off the inaugural Afro-House Sessions with tunes that’ll keep you on the dancefloor all night. 242 51st St., Lawrenceville. $10. spiritpgh.com

Sentient Presents: INNERSOUND
Mixtape
9 p.m.

Join DJs Sertac Sahin, Jen Nunez, and BRYSK for what an event description calls "a sonic space, where deep ethnic atmospheres meet progressive house, techno, and organic forms." 4907 Penn Ave., Garfield. $10 advance. mixtapepgh.com

Lazercrunk
Brillobox
10 p.m.

U.K. DJ Madam X, who, according to her website, creates music with a “fearless attitude to multi-genre mixing,” makes her Pittsburgh debut alongside sets from Cutups and Keebs. 4104 Penn Ave., Bloomfield. $15, $20 at the door. brilloboxpgh.com/events
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slowdanger
Take Care & Miscellaneous Records present slowdanger, Rojo, and Gusto
Cobra
10 p.m.

Miscellaneous Records leads this night of music from Rojo and Gusto, with a performance from Pittsburgh dance duo slowdanger. 4305 Main St., Bloomfield. $10-50. cobrapgh.com

POPtropica: A 2010's Dance Party
Bottlerocket Social Hall
10 p.m.

Reminisce on days spent watching Disney Channel at this dance night centered on pop music from 2008-2013. 1226 Arlington Ave., Allentown. $5. bottlerocketpgh.com

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