Line-up /In Progress 7 hour DJ set (Electronica / House / Techno) Headlined by Velizar Featuring live performance with A-ux and DJ set with Andrio Abero
In Progress Presents //
Elegantly Wasted Saturdays With Velizar? @ Vault
Vault @ Element
225 East Houston St
Entrance At Essex St
Elegantly Wasted Saturdays @ Vault with Velizar is showcasing the roots and influences of innovative dance music while encouraging creative collaborations among musicians, Djs, visual artists and dancers. The party aims at introducing and promoting underground talents while maintaining the highest quality of music by some of the most creative new producers from across the electronic music world. It is a party that welcomes all intellectual and artistic people, and unites all within the exuberant spirit of electronic dance music.
DJ Biography -
Velizar? – (In Progress Headline DJ and music Director)
One of the first DJs in Eastern Europe region to fight for the popularization of electronic music in the mid 90’s, Velizar? began his DJ career in Bulgaria at the tender age of 14. By 15, he had developed a passion for electronic music and was a full time DJ, playing across the country. He held residencies at the legendary Country Club on the beach in Sozopol, as well as at the Chervilo, Cutty Sark, and Kampione Clubs in Sofia. He played alongside such legends as John Digweed and sven vath. Since 2003, Velizar has been actively involved in the NYC underground music scene with residencies at Midway, Click, Highline, Café Deville, Moomia, and has participated in various parties and events in Miami, Chicago, San Francisco, Mexico City, Berlin, London, and Barcelona. Currently, Velizar? is the headline DJ and music director for In Progress, and holds the residency for Elegantly Wasted Saturdays with Velizar? @ Vault in the Lower East Side.
Andrio Abero - (October Guest DJ)
Pacific Northwest native DJ Andrio Abero, an established graphic designer and break-dancer, deftly blends a sweeping range of electronic music, from the soulful deep house of Buzzin'''' Fly to techno from Kompakt. Andrio began mixing in 2000 at the Vera Project, a non-profit music and art center, and has played opening sets at Nuemos, the Rendezvous, Crawl Space Gallery, the Century Ballroom, and numerous parties in Seattle. In his work, he explores the relationship between art and design, dance and movement, visually and sonically.
Featured Artist Biography -
A-ux is deeply interested in experiencing emotional and surreal music.
Inspired by the electronic compositions, he sets out to capture some
of that energy and intensity with electronics and computer. From an
early age, his classical background in piano and his experimental
attitude allowed him to achieve a good balance between musical and
technological aspects. While growing up with a diverse musical style,
he tends not to draw upon solely on one influence. From Debussy, Stone
Temple Pilots, Boards of Canada, his pieces attempt to be timeless and
distinctive. Currently residing in New York, A-ux keeps New York
crowds experiencing his new sound and beat with his acclaimed live
electronica act. He also collaborates with many artists and producing