Direct Drive Presents:
Saturday, February 9th, 2008
(Timeless | Creative Source | Colours | Trackdonalds | Style Control | Miles A. Head)
With support from Fabio, Flight, LTJ Bukem, Digital, and many others, Kjell is becoming a force in dnb to be reckoned with. Hailing from Richmond, VA, he is also one half of the Style Control production team with Will Miles. Kjell currently has releases on Colours Audio, Trackdonalds, Santorin and Digital Blus with forthcoming 2008 releases on Timeless, Creative Source and Play Musik.
( Direct Drive | Driven AM | Let It Roll | NYC)
Passionate and motivated by music, Dave is a known and respected contributor to the NYC DnB scene. For the Last 4 years Dave has been part of NYC's legendary Saturday Night DnB party 'Direct Drive' as a Resident Dj, Promoter and Events Planner. Dave began Djing 1997 and has been producing DnB since 2004. Recently Dave's sets have been described as deep, melodic, minimal, and funky with a lean towards the Dancefloor. Dave has preformed live in 8 States while having the honor of playing alongside major names in DnB including Calibre, London Elektricity (2x), High Contrast, Grooverider, Zinc, Commix, SUV, Klute, Chase & Status, Vegas of Bad Company UK, Adam F (2x), Nookie, Bachelors of Science, Dara, DB, Silver, Stakka, Dj Lee, J-Smooth, Reid Speed, Odi, Saburuko, and Mixmaster Doc among others. In 2006 Dave launched Driven AM, the NYC based Artist Management and promotion company which handles bookings for Mixmaster Doc, Raw Q, Bachelors of Science, Datcyde, Dj Seen, Dj Seoul, Dj Strife, and UK talent Nookie. In June 2007 Dave began hosting a monthly DnB event in NYC at Club Midway, showcasing artists from the Driven Artist Management roster as well as the best in local talent. 2008 will see Dave continue to spend hours in his Studio working on DnB.
(Secret Night of Science | Team Ewok | Modern Mongolians | DeepField Audio)
Born in Okinawa, Japan, Dj Stress moved to the DC area at age 3 where he lived until 2003 when he moved to NYC. He was introduced to the rave scene in 1992 and started DJ'ing Drum & bass two years latter. In 1996 he hooked up with 2Tuff Production and worked with them until 2000. After a 6-year hiatus from DJ'ing at events, he has returned and can be seen live at The Secret Night of Science at Love, NYC.
with Direct Drive Resident:
Supa MC TC Izlam
25 Avenue B (Between 2nd and 3rd st.)
New York, NY 10009
DnB Downstairs from 12-4, $10
Upstairs 10-4 FREE
Also in February @ Club Midway:
DLM (Darklight | Devotion UK)
Eshin (Direct Drive | Team Ewok | Destroyer.net)
Bluewater (Direct Drive)
2/23 Driven AM Showcase:
DJ Seen (Direct Drive | Burner Brothers | Driven AM)
Raw Q (Direct Drive | Bingo | Grid | Influence | Driven AM)
DJ Strife (Sister NYC | Driven AM)