Manila Community Radio
Background Noise

Replaying a live DJ show from Phono, Quezon City, Versailles provides commentary on her track list of musique concrète and other avant garde music.



Manila Community Radio
Versailles, Live @ The Bouldering Hive

Versailles soundtracks The Bouldering Hive climbing gym with three hours of high-energy techno.



Refuge Worldwide
Residency: Jul 2022 w/ Butta B

Butta B guests for Versailles' monthly show with neo-soul selections and 2000s R’n’B nostalgia.

Manila Community Radio
TV Shows to Get to Know Me

Inspired by an Instagram sticker trend from January 2022, Versailles presents TV soundtracks to get to know her.



Refuge Worldwide
Residency: Jul 2022

Versailles serves up a selection of R’n’B, soul and more.


Refuge Worldwide
Residency: Jun 2022 w/ Local Sun

Versailles invites Local Sun with selections of what he 'thinks and feels' is R’n’B music.


Out of Print
Luis Lopa at a Crossroad in Three Acts

A writer sets out on a script about a painter at a crossroad, making sense of surfing, the banes of technology, and art's value in the world.


Manila Community Radio
Lullabies by Gaspar Noé

Versailles returns to Cultural Learnings with a selection of lullabies from Gaspar Noé's films.



Refuge Worldwide
Residency: May 2022

Downtempo, dub and jazz for Versailles’ birthday broadcast.

Manila Community Radio
Women’s Month at MCR: Boogie

On location at Boogie in Poblacion with MCR’s first special show for Women's Month featuring Versailles’ breakbeast selections spanning hip-house and ghettotech.




About

Sai Versailles is a multimedia journalist covering arts and culture. Her reporting has appeared on Vice, Munchies, CNN, Courier, and more. She is also the curator of the newsletter and radio show, Cultural Learnings.

Under her DJ artist name Versailles, Sai traverses a range of genres with especially deep crates of percussive and hypnotic electronic music. Cultural Learnings is a monthly show on Manila Community Radio, featuring panel discussions on culture and  eclectic music selections.

Her residency on Refuge Worldwide covers a spectral library of music where “rhythm and beat coalesce,” such in jazz, hip-hop, R’n’B, soul, reggae, and dub.

Sai earned an MPhil from the University of Oxford.



Press

Feature
Mixmag Asia, 2022.


Podcast interview
Dead Air Podcast, 2022


Interview
Mixmag Asia, 2021.

Feature
Out Of Print, 2021.


Podcast Interview
Monday Off Radio, 2020


Feature
nolisoli.ph, 2019.




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