Echowave is excited to team up with Decoded Magazine North America for a spotlight on four highly skilled music makers from NYC’s burgeoning underground progressive scene. We’re also thrilled to once again feature the cutting edge visuals of Ärtifacting. The comfortable surroundings and friendly staff of People Lounge make it the perfect venue for dancing or a relaxed hangout. This will be Echowave’s last party until September, when we’ll come back strong with more exciting and dynamic events – so come celebrate with us at this party – it’s sure to be another great night of modern underground sounds.
Saturday June 13
People Lounge (downstairs space)
163 Allen Street (between Stanton and Rivington)
10pm – 4am
no cover 21+
In his three years of living in NYC, AJ has solidified himself as one of the city’s up-and-coming talents in the underground music world. When it comes to DJ’ing, AJ believes in one thing: the programming of a night. His name stands for a brand that represents an intelligent mixture of sounds that build and progress as the night carries on. With 2014 including gigs alongside Marcelo Vasami, Guy J, Eelke Kleijn, Omid 16B as well as a some of the best local events in the city, 2015 stands to be the best year yet for AJ’s seamless signature sound to be heard.
Tim Robert has been called “one of the USA’s best-kept production secrets” by Release Promo DJ Pool. Tim’s critically acclaimed productions have been released on labels such as Jetlag Digial, System Recordings, 3rd Avenue, Bonzai Progressive and Massive Harmony Records. Tim’s live sets aim to create an electrifying, hypnotic atmosphere with powerful, danceable grooves. He has performed at New York clubs such as Cielo, Pacha, TBA and Tammany Hall, and has shared the booth with top-tier artists such as Cid Inc. and Marcelo Vasami.
Having made his debut as a DJ in Switzerland almost a decade ago, Laurent Leroy soon rose to fame in his native country. His fresh sound earned him the attention and respect of the European underground scene, where he played alongside renowned international artists such as Moby, Ripperton, Danny Howells, Behrouz, and many others. As a producer/remixer, Laurent has appeared on Bacteria Records, Hexil Creative, Sun:Sun Records, and KIDS Recordings, and has enjoyed acclaim from top tier artists, including Cadenza’s mastermind Luciano. With his ability to skillfully combine influences ranging from deep house to techno, Laurent sets are always musically rich and inspiring, and are not to be missed.
Born in St. Petersburg, Russia and newly relocated to NYC, Kirill Andreev is best known as one half of the production duo Qoob. Qoob has an extensive and impressive resume with releases on labels such as the legendary Lost Language, Black Hole, Lowbit and Stripped, and support from world class DJs such as Hernan Cattaneo. As a live act, Kirill has played in underground clubs as well as festivals such as Mayday, Dance Evolution, East Beat, Sensation, Transmission and many more. This will be Kirill’s debut performance in New York, where he will feature the work of Qoob as well as his favorite techno, progressive and tech house tracks.
Joshua Boliver & Cecilia Calles
An artistic collaborative creating and mixing visuals for events, art installations, and live performances.