The next installment of our bi-weekly DNB show is this Wed. Sacramento has been asking for DNB at a local spot for the past several months, so here is our continuing answer.
21 & older
Special guests every 2 weeks
Fathom Sound Pro Audio System
This week's special guests:
LOTIS [SAC] - World Riders | G7 Recordings
Lotis has been a Sacramento native in the underground drum and bass scene since 1999 and has brought some of the most innovative, heavy, and new future bass sound to many radio stations, clubs, and house parties. DJ Lotis aka Grim, Producer, Dj, and Vocalist, spends countless hours in the studio creating many different genres of music and is currently working on projects that may change the direction of music today. Lotis has rocked out countless warehouse parties, Pinky's, The rage, Press club, Townhouse, SF area, Oakland, and of course The Kwod 106.5 fm Sat night late show with Dj David X during the 2000's. Lotis is a force to be reckoned with so buckle up, buckle in, and enjoy the ride!
JON E QWEST [SAC] - Nuphonic Rhythm | United Vibes
Fluid, spiritual, connected, and a must see are words used by goers to describe JON E QWEST after experiencing his performance.
A unique blend of Industry leading Tech House, Techno and Electro is the vehicle JON E QWEST drives to open minds, energize the feet and electrify dance floors while telling a story that further connects him with the crowd.
In 2007, JON E QWEST took his skills to another level when he formed a Sacramento based DJ / Production Crew, The United Vibes Crew. Kicking off this union was a monthly called, “RELEASE”. This show was positioned in the underground sector of Sacramento, CA that has moved to Sacramento’s largest club and has been a running weekly for almost two years. As the years progressed, JON E QWEST has been the man with the vision to produce such great parties as; Plured Vision, Below the Surface, Energizer 3, Thick, Connected, Space Bonkers and numerous other events garnering HUGE support from the Northern California Dance Music Scene. With quality show productions and bookings along side renowned party rockers Cosmic Gate, Donald Glaude, Frankie Bones, Dillon Francis, Tritonal, Dj Icey, Dj Dan, JBass, Dylan Rhymes, Sonny Fodera, SPL and L.A. Riots to name a few.
“My main goal as a DJ / Producer is to provide the same experience that was provided to me, the old school fun feeling of music. To me this means; playing positive, energetic and unified feeling music, raising expectations but setting the precedence of letting the crowd know they have the freedom to feel how they want to feel”.
Currently JON E QWEST has 5 original productions and a remixed release from InStereo recording artist Mike Balance that is distributed by Nuphonic Rhythm, a Sacramento Record label founded by the Soul Puncherz. He is also working to release 12 new originals in 2012 that range from Electro to Techno. All releases by JON E QWEST can be purchased on Beatport, Itunes, Amazon and Track It Down.
Be on the look out for the next seed planted by JON E QWEST as he continues to unite the dance music community.
DIGIT [SAC] - Demon Robot Tribe
BEATSTAX [SAC] - Funky Friends | Nocturnal Frequency
Multi Genre DJ/Producer specializing in Breaks, Progressive House, Funky House & Jungle. Born in Sonora but now currently living in Sacramento BeatStax was introduced to the rave scene back in December of 2003 attending an underground rave in San Francisco. After that he was hooked & began going to events on a regular basis. He decided back in 2010 that he wants to make creating Electronic Dance Music his mission in life so he began the pathway to becoming a DJ. BeatStax played his first professional show back on June 11 2011 know back then as Mr. Osiris. Since then he has played over 50 shows has held 2 residencys and has been on the same bill for acts such as Ron Reeser, Liam Shy, Zapper, Donald Glaude, Jon E Qwest, Dj Denise, Dj Dragn'fly as well as some other well know names in the scene.....Stayed tuned for further exciting things to come.
MC L-SKI [SAC] - World Riders
Host & Resident DJ:
CRESCENDO - Fathom Sound | Grimey | AudioTechnika
Photography by: EQ
The Townhouse Lounge
1517 21st St.
Sacramento, CA. 95816