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Cielo Celebrates 4 Years : 'Seventh Heaven' Album Release Party photo gallery
Cielo descends upon South Beach to celebrate 4 years of nightlife in New York’s fashionable Meat Packing District at the legendary Art Deco oceanfront Raleigh Hotel during Winter Music Conference 2007. This exclusive event is also an album release party Cielo’s third compilation “Seventh Heaven” (2xCD) mixed by residents Nicolas Matar and Willie Graff on Kinkysweet Recordings.
Since its opening in 2002, Cielo has defined itself as an internationally renowned dance music nightclub brand and has upheld its edict of world-class music, professional service and all-inclusive atmosphere. Now, following on from the critically acclaimed Cielo CD series (‘Paradizo’ and ‘Cloud 9’), Kinkysweet presents the third compilation from New York City’s premiere nightclub. The continuous mix compilation will take you on a journey into the sophisticated side of New York nightlife with a stellar mix of deep house vibes and that will transport you to Seventh Heaven.
Over the last 4 years, Cielo has continued to triumph and collect accolades including; “Best Nightclub” by Village Voice 2006, “Best Deep House Club” by New York Magazine in 2006, "Best Club" and "Best Resident DJ - Francois K.” for two years running by Club World Awards 2005 & 2006, “Best Venue USA” by URB Magazine 2005 and “Best Club” by Dancestar Awards USA 2004. Cielo is the only North American Venue to be nominated at the House Music Awards in 2005 & 2006 and was included in the Top 50 Nightclubs in the World 2006 & 2007 in DJ Magazine. The club has also been nominated again for this year’s Club World Awards 2007 for ‘Best Club’ and ‘Best Resident DJ – François K.’ for the third year in a row – the winners will be announced during an awards ceremony at Winter Music Conference.
Located at 18 Little West 12th Street, New York City, Cielo is open nightly from 10:00pm-4:00am. For weekly event schedules, please visit the club’s web site at www.cieloclub.com. Cielo is a beautifully designed 350-capacity club featuring a world-class, state-of-the-art digital Funktion One soundsystem. The timeless modern 70s décor is accented by the signature log-cabin lights engulfing the entire room. In order to accommodate technological advances and new DJ gadgetry, the DJ booth underwent a facelift for 2007 and the outdoor-heated terrace features new landscaping.
Mixed By Nicolas Matar & Willie Graff
Label: Kinkysweet Recordings
US Release Date: March 27, 2007