Line-up /Ben Tom
TempleSF Presents, Temple Nightclub
This week Temple Fridays presented by Rock It Science features Temple Nightclub regular Ben Tom, a well known under and aboveground DJ in San Francisco, Kevin Kind, and “The Endups DJ”, DJ Cuervo. Kevin Kind and DJ Cuervo will warm up the Main Floor for Ben Tom while DJ Shisei, Neil Ruff, and Dale Martin create a whole nother vibe in the Destiny Lounge while DJ Von and Tone work the Catacombs.
RSVP to contact@rockitscienceSF.com for free admission before 12, $10 after
Ben Tom (Peach, Temple)
Ben Tom aka DJ Durben, a San Francisco native, has moved through the ranks of NorCal’s underground rave scene to residencies at hotspots such as Peach, Remedy, Texture, Ruby Skye, Sound Factory, and Life, and currently Temple where he manages operations and music bookings. Along with top-notch residencies, he has worked with the hottest labels in the electronic music industry such as Peach Music, Body Music Chicago, Temple Music Group, Electric Zen, Soulmine Records, and Tarantic Records. In the studio, he has collaborated with Temple Music Group’s Isabel Lozano, New Yorks’ hip-hop DJ Mr. V, and JasWho?.
Kevin Kind has had over 15 years of DJ experience starting in the underground DJ scene until transitioning to aboveground. He has worked such venues as homebase, Shoreline Amphitheatre, Maritime Hall, 2nd & Jackson, Bill Graham, Santa Clara Fairgrounds, Concourse, and many nightclubs in San Francisco. During his sets, he blends funky house, electro, breakbeats and whitelabel remixes. He also has produced tracks with DJ Devious that have appeared on compilations with Mixmaster Mike, BT, Paul Oakenfold, John Digwee, and many more.
DJ Cuervo is considered to many as “The Endups’s DJ”. He knows how to blend beats skillfully mixing minimal, tech house, electro, deep house, hard house, breaks, tribal, and progressive. Has performed next to Doc Martin, DJ Dan, Victor Calderon, Peter Rauhofer, Chris Cox, DJ Rap, Chuck Love, Chad jack, Ruben Mancias, and many more.
Destiny Lounge hosted by Purple Union Muzik
Don Kainoa of Hawt SF will engross the audience with his eclectic taste: downtempo, hip-hop, future soul, jazzy breaks, and brokenbeat.
Brian Jameson will surely follow Purple Onion Muzik’s motto “keep it bumpin” while working the turntables.
James K, one of the creators of Purple Onion Muzik will surely blow the crowd away with his love for house music.
Brent Vassar, another one of the creators of Purple Onion Muzik will keep the crowd on their toes with his riveting beats.