Darkroom is back! For our April show, we bring you the first ever Darkroom @ Santos Party House, with very special guest, MRK1! This man needs no introduction. An OG in the game; he's released music on some of the industry's top labels that have smashed dance floors across the world. Get ready for the madness, this one is going down in the books!
MRK1 (Virus Syndicate | Hench | UK)
...Mark Foster, known as MRK1 (formerly Markone or Mark One), is a dubstep and grime producer from Manchester, England, originally a drum n bass artist. He is known especially for his work with the Virus Syndicate, including MCs Goldfinger and Nika D, which he produces and provides instrumental tracks for, and his fusion of both genres. He has worked with Trim (from the Roll Deep crew), Jammer, Ears, Poet Shado, and Flirta D. He is currently signed to Planet µ records. He has appeared in Mixmag magazine, and was nominated as “Best Grime” producer at the 2003 Sidewinder awards. MRK1 has also appeared on Science Faction: Dubstep (as Mark One), a notable dubstep compilation which featured artists such as Loefah, Distance, Pinch, Search and Destroy, DJ Hatcha, and Benga.
DAVE GEE | TRIGON | CODE-D
Darkroom Master of Ceremony:
Dave GEE has been heavily involved in the North American Dubstep scene for the last few years. He is a founder and resident at DARKROOM, which is known as Brooklyn’s official Dubstep monthly. He also holds down a residency at Dub Nation in Baltimore, has played all over the US, and performed in Paris last year. Dave is also the man behind Methods Clothing, a staple in the US Dubstep scene.
Known for his party-rocking selections and tight mixing skills, Dave’s 13 years of Djing experience is evident when he is at the controls. His DJ mixes have received wide acclaim and this year marks the beginning of his production career. In 2010, Dave also formed “Heavy Weight Division” alongside Diggadee MC. They are the 1st nationally booked Dubstep DJ/MC combo in the United States and are known for setting parties off with their live performances. Keep an eye out for Dave’s productions this year and make sure to catch him in your city.
TRIGON has been representing bass music for over a decade and has rocked crowds internationally with his high-energy, quick mixing delivery style of cutting edge bass music. He currently resides in Brooklyn where he holds down a residency at Darkroom, New York’s prestigious Dubstep institution. He also runs Profound Audio, his newly established record label, releasing high quality bass music from some of the best in the game.
Pushing forward in 2011, Trigon has kept a busy production schedule in the studio, collaborating with internationally acclaimed talent on anthems coming soon to speakers near you. If you’re looking for the future sound of Dubstep, you’ve found it; expect to get your faces melted when Trigon touches down pon the decks …
Complete Bio Coming Soon.
Diggadee MC Has launched from the world of Drum n' Bass and landed on planet Dubstep. Although Dnb will always be the main ingredient on Diggadee's menu, the Dubstep movement brings a more expansive range of musical awareness. Performing with many of the biggest names in Drum n' Bass from around the world, Diggadee has also managed to work with the biggest names in Dubstep as well i.e. Skream, Benga, Borgore, Datsik & 12th Planet; to name a few. As the two genre's seem to intertwine, the ability to vibe and adapt is necessary in an ever changing music scene. MC Diggadee, Diggadee MC...the spaceship has landed.