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This weekend we get cosmic with some of our favorite house music djs from vancouver Island and the Mainland.

You are invited to join us for the first Cosmic Campout- A private weekend camping trip on a 60 acre horse ranch in Ladysmith, BC. Friends, family, music and food from Friday August 22nd to Sunday August 24th.

- Limited capacity
- RV sites available
- Food and refreshments for sale
- Kid friendly
- No dogs or cats

Tickets $60
-Proceeds go to the Brew and Bailey vet bill fund

-hardcopy tickets available soon

-online link :
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/cosmic-campout-2014-tickets-12042941763

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Friday

5 pm - 7 pm Big Head Knights
7 pm - 8 pm Brooks
8 pm - 9 pm Neo1
9 pm - 10 pm Naked DJ's
10 pm - 11 pm Carson
11 pm - 12 am Logik
12 am - 1am Mykee
1 am - 2 am Trever
2 am - 3 : 30 am Casey Nefcy
3:30 am - 430 am Nick Karma
430 am 530 am Phil
530 am - close Magdalaina

Saturday

11 am - 12: 30 pm Bagels & Lox
12:30 pm - 130 pm Lalu
130 pm - 230 pm Lyssa
230 pm -330 pm Techcows
330 pm - 430 pm Michael McCaffery
430 pm 530 pm - Bron
530 pm - 630 pm Fedski
630 pm - 730 pm Matt Rose
730 pm - 830 pm Michael Lacey
8 30 pm - 10 30 pm - Patrick Kelly b2b Andy Clockwork
1030 pm - 12 am Luke McKeehan
1230 am - 2 am Frivolous
2 am - 330 am Guest DJ
330 am - 4 430 am Potashnick
430 am - close J Feud

Sunday
12 pm - 130 pm DJ Plan
1 30 pm - 230 pm Audiofox
230 pm - 330 pm Nata
330 pm - 430 pm Bendy
430 pm - 530 pm Hristo
530 pm - 630 pm Woodhead
630 pm - 730 pm Cristobal
730 pm - 830 pm Mr. Moe
830 pm - 930 pm ESB
930 pm - 11 pm James Flavour b2b Thom Banks
11pm - close Koosh

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With Bass Coast Project and Shambhala both wrapped and the dust having literally settled for most of us, we invite you to join us this Monday as Darren Woodhead gets you settled back in to our lovely little East Van meca on the Drive.

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You've seen the movie - now read the book! Shambhala's magic extends past that mystical weekend and straight into our lives allllll year long... right? So let's fire up the band and celebrate the outrageous talent of our city by reliving the glory of our rave conquests in our own heartland.

featuring

KUTAPIRA
Vancouver's premier afro-latin dance band slaughters dancefloors with its world-class 4-piece rhythmic firestorm.

MAX ULIS
Lighta's don (you have to call him a don in bios for some reason) needs no introduction. Seen.

HXDB
A massive year for the syncopation man with releases on Brownswood, B.YRSLF Division, and many others.

CURE
Aufect boss is a stone-faced killer. Crushing polyrhythms and crunk vibes.

NEIGHBOUR
Weird fashion sense, decent dub house music.

THINKTANK
Dread pirate nightmare raz vocal guru notches belts and controls vibes.

WOODHEAD
Recent moves include massive EPs on PUNCHOUT!, stunning ravers with Lighthead! visuals at festies, and grinning alot.

BIKES
SKMB collaborator and all-round great dude. Rising beast in the deep-house game and party pleasing execution.

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It's a f@cking rock night!!

Thanks to everyone who made the first annual Show & Shine a huge success.

Now that it's over and we need another reason to bring all the crew together. Enter #LordsTakeover Vol 5. We're teaming up with the wholesome crew at Number 5 Orange on August 14th for your favourite summer night.

Last time we put a bike on stage, there was a fire show, and some sort of a 'bike wash' ;)

This time there will be a contest with more water involved!

Photo Booth w/ The Brand New Lords x BarnesHD 'Death Proof' Dyna Low

+ Jamesons Irish Whiskey
+ Lords Popup Shop!!
+ Woodhead is playing tunes

Special Guest Tattooer all the way for LA - Daniel Winter
http://instagram.com/winter_stone

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This year I'm working at The Amphitheater Stage bring my Lighthead Visuals set-up and projecting visuals all weekend. On Saturday at 8pm Clyphs will also be performing a live set. Couldn't be more charged for a festival.

It's all about the people on the dancefloor! www.shambhalamusicfestival.com

This is Canada’s premiere Electronic Music Festival. Cutting edge Talent, Lights and Sound come together in Paradise to give life to a non -sponsored family run anomaly. Seeing it for yourself is the only way to understand exactly what is Shambhala.

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Bass Coast Festival was off the hook this year! They really took the production to the next level with the greatest people on the planet to party with. Def my favorite festival of the summer. I got to perform visuals on Saturday night at The Radio Stage as well as perform a live set with Clyphs. Can't wait untill next year.

Bass Coast Festival 2014 was a complete success. Watch for 2015 dates, coming soon.
Description
Bass Coast Festival is a 4-day summer outdoor music festival, located in Merrit, British Columbia.

Bass Coast’s primary vision is to contribute to the West Coast arts community, by building a festival with international recognition. We are very proud to be west-coaster’s. The name Bass Coast has the initials of the land and environment we are deeply connected to. The love of electronic music, community, and creative innovation in all forms, is at the core of the experience we are passionate about providing.

The rich culture that surrounds our music is a creative community of artists, scientists, designers, yogi’s, environmentalists, freedom fighters, business minds, intellectuals, party-goers, poets and dancers. We believe the Bass Coast community is a supportive environment where participants are inspired to explore deeper layers of themselves.

Bass coast has no corporate sponsorship.

TICKETS: http://ow.ly/srhcZ

WEBSITE: http://www.basscoast.ca/

RIDESHARE: https://www.facebook.com/groups/265718810199490/

APPLICATIONS: http://www.basscoast.ca/get-involved/

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Festivus is back at Jolly Lake for our 3rd year ... #10 for the festival over all. This year July 18th-20th.
Description
What started as an adventure, turned into a tradition and now has become legend. After 2yrs off the Festivus crew took stock, and with much consideration, relaunched in 2012 at a new home ... to high praise and acclaim from the 400 attendees.

Now situated at a private campground east of Osoyoos, up in the hills with our own private lake, Festivus offers a truly unique vibe and venue unlike any other small festival.

Although Festivus has changed with the sounds over the years, the core weight of the festival has and always will be HOUSE. We provide an environment warmth and unity exemplified by the genre, and couldn't be happier about it's recent return to dominance.

Line Up:
Luke McKeehan
Jon Lee
Woodhead
Andy Clockwork
Ryan Wells
Ingrid Hakanson
Briser G
Matt Hudolin
Bag O Beetz
J Feud
Norrie Taylor
Patrick Kelly
Jess Hills
Expo
Manousos & JGirl
Wallis /Bearded House Mafia
TOD-E
Jay Zoney
Jon Reynolds
Ryan McKinnon
James Haslam
The Sly Virus
Application
DJ Kei
Alex Mei

with more artists to come....

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We had an amazing weekend bringing the visuals and sound to Manning Park resort for Hoot Camp 2014. Thanks to Adrian and Andrea who organized the celebration and brought the newly constructed Transformational Projects sauna bus. Karlis did and excellent job of building the sauna which has windows and seats at least 15 people. It kept us hot and sweaty till the early hours! Props to Perception Environments for erecting the pyramids.

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Very excited to be bringing my visuals show back to The Waldorf. I'll also be dropping some knowledge with the man Andy Clockwork for a b2b set in The Tabu Room.

Guess what? Vancouver's favourite Long Weekend party is back! After a brief haitus, we are stoked to announce that we are returning to our home at the fabulous Waldorf to continue this (now 11 year old) tradition! And what better way to kick things off again than with some killer beats in 3 rooms, with the combined forces of Intimate and our good friends at the Festivus Music Festival and the HEY LOOK crew as follows:

#LLW #LLW #LLW #LLW #LLW

Tabu Room | Underground House | presented by FESTIVUS
WOODHEAD vs ANDY CLOCKWORK • BRISER G vs MATT HUDOLIN • PATRICK KELLY

Tiki Room | NuDisco / Disco / Funk | presented by PARADISE CITY
NICK BIKE • ABASI • GLYN

The Hideaway | Future Bass | presented by HEY LOOK!
FREEBOUND • MEZZY • UNIVERSOUL • DROPSTEADY

You got that right! All this amazing local talent under one roof at the beautiful and historic Waldorf venue where we are committed to continue to showcase amazing artists from Vancouver and beyond, and to keep The Waldorf alive as a centre for music, arts and culture in our city. We humbly acknowledge all those who have helped foster the venue over the years and created the community and look forward to carrying on the spirit and keeping the vibe alive!

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We're setting sail at 5pm from Granville island.

LeveLove proudly invites you to come aboard, we're expecting you to dance hard, party hard in the company of good friends & new friends, aboard the Royal Vancouver on June 29th pumping the wickedest house music.

*Headliner: Woodhead of Homebreakin Records & East Van Digital

https://soundcloud.com/woodhead
https://www.facebook.com/TheWoodhead
http://www.homebreakinrecords.com/
http://www.eastvandigital.com/EVDvelop/

*Boarding: DRONUS of You Plus One Resident DJ @ GORG-O-MISH AFTER HOURS night club & of LeveLove

http://www.dronus.ca/
https://soundcloud.com/dronus
https://www.facebook.com/dronusmusic
https://www.facebook.com/gorgomish
https://www.facebook.com/youplusone

*Set Sail: SUAVE of LeveLove

https://soundcloud.com/suave_music
https://www.facebook.com/SuaveBC?ref=br_tf
http://levelove.ca/

*2nd Set:The birthday boy himself Tyler Lewis of Elevate Entertainment

https://soundcloud.com/lowmidhigh
https://soundcloud.com/elevateentertainment
https://www.facebook.com/ElevateHouse

A fresh perspective on visuals by Jasper Grau and Greg Harrison of GoodParty creating an electric sensory atmosphere.

Boarding @ 5:00 pm - Departing @ 6:00 pm - Returning @ 9:30 pm

This is a licensed event 19+ with ID to board the boat

http://www.levelove.ca/

Happy birthday to Leah Augustine Keith Anthony Barrett & Tyler Lewis

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Geminate Productions and Envasion are proud to invite you to Bushwacked Festival 2014!

For this year's manifestation, you will experience an enhanced, immersive fusion of music, visual entertainment, nature, technology, art and colour... Located within a 1 hour drive from Kelowna, BC at "Silver Mountain" in Beaverdell, Bushwacked Festival 2014 is a labour of love, 6 years in the making!

The spirit of 6 years of Bushwackers have built a place like no other; A place to let go of inhibitions, a place to build friendships, a place to see talented musicians perform on fantastical stages, and a place to feel relaxed and at peace... but, most importantly Bushwacked Festival is a place where people can come together to share in a sublime experience.

This year's Bushwacked Festival has been extended to a full 4 night event! As one of the most affordable summer festivals of it's kind, this year's pre-sale price structure ensures that almost everyone over the age of 19 has an opportunity to join in on the good vibes!

The first tier of pre-sale tickets go on sale on January 25th, 2014. Ticket sales will continue until they sell out at this year's cap of 1500 Bushwackers. After the huge success of last year's event, it's important to buy your tickets early to avoid missing your chance to attend.

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My edit of Gloria Gaynor is out on Montreal label Editorial this week. Really pleased to see the ep reach number one for this weeks releases on JunoDownload and my own edit reached number fifteen on the singles chart which is nothing to scoff at:) Check it out below, all the tunes are top notch.

"With sunshine bathing much of Britain, it seems a fitting time for the Editorial label to celebrate the arrival of summer. Heat WAVs, their latest split EP, oozes sun-kissed warmth. Voodoo Whiskey kicks things off with the hazy Balearic deep house bliss of "Desert Stroll", before "Joutro Mundo" drops some compressed disco edit action in the shape of the rather lovely "Roller Shake". Woodhead and Hakatone continue the celebratory feel with a pair of righteous disco-funk bumpers (the superb "Party Down Tonight" and "Sugarbaby" respectively), before Tikki draws an excellent EP to a close with "The Crooner", a curious but effective combination of easy listening vocals and swinging house grooves."



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I'll be on the visuals projecting hip hop videos from the past. Going to be a blast.

Vancouver Friday the 13th is almost upon us which means the annual Back in the Day series is back with another Old School Hip Hop Jam for dat ass. We have rallied some highly skilled turntablists and selecta's to the cause for a legendary night of old school mayhem. Dust of the shell toes and track suits.Bust out the old Kangol hat and Cazals. We want it to feel like back in the day baby.

15$ early bird Tickets Available@ Puff and Beatstreet
20$ at the door

316 W 5th Ave

BIOS

DJ Static: is co-founder and weekly host of WEFUNK Radio (www.wefunkradio.com). The program is one of the longest running internet radio shows in the world with an extensive audio archive of 500+ shows. Featured guests include Kool Herc, Marva Whitney, DJ Vadim, Keith Shocklee (Public Enemy) and Lord Jazz (Lords of the Underground).

DJ Static has embarked on countless tours with partner Professor Groove representing the WEFUNK sound and was a recurring feature at the Montreal Jazz Festival alongside his band Nomadic Massive. He is also a highly respected street dance DJ, having spun at major events such as Bust-A-Move and Last One Stands.

www.wefunkradio.com
facebook.com/djstaticwefunk
instagram.com/djstaticwefunk
twitter.com/djstaticwefun

Kilo Cee- A legend in the Vancouver Hip Hop community co-founder of the Krispy Bisket Radio Vancouver's original hip hop radio show. A pioneer in Vancouvers hip hop community having opened for every major hip hop act under the sun and an incredibly skilled Dj and selecta. He reps the Old School to the fullest.

Dj Dunks- One Half of the deadly duo The Funk Hunters They've toured the world this year rocking shows in every continent.He's a force to be reckoned with in his own right and he'll be playing an all 45 hip hop set for the home town crowd on Friday the 13th

www.thefunkhunters.com
https://soundcloud.com/thefunkhunters

SpiltMilk-Spilt Milk has been liquefying minds and demolishing dancefloors since many of us were a glimmer in our mama’s eyes. An integral part of Homebreakin Records, Spilt Milk is well known for his vinyl funk, disco, house, and hip hop sets all over Canada.
I'm excited to see what he pulls out of the crates. did i mention He's fresh off of his second Brazilian tour so don't be surprised if he adds a little tropical flavour to his set

www.homebrekinrecords.com
http://www.djspiltmilk.ca/
https://soundcloud.com/djspiltmilk

Think Tank - Will be your host and MC for the evening with a penchant for old school party rock and throwback verses he'll take you back to a time when things made sense.

www.homebreakinrecords.com
https://soundcloud.com/thinktank-1

MyKro- He's the man! The HipHopapotamus and resident hip hop DJ at the Keefer

Dress in your old school gear and costumes lets make this fun ya'll

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SAVAGE! PRIMITIVE! UNTAMED!

A walk through the shady alleys of East Vancouver at night can reveal a host of grimy elements. Cat fights, hushed chatterings, and strange encounters with roving bands of unsatisfied youth... yep, the place is definitely a little bit like a B-Movie. Throw in some cheap thrills, hastily crafted set pieces and the obligatory wooden acting that goes along with it, and you've got a recipe for an atypical night out.

Eastside party-munsters Homebreakin Records, Studio East, and Some Kind Of Music Blog collaborate for the first time ever on this mash-up of strange talent, grindhouse tropes, and dancefloor mayhem. You can trust the immersive environment will spurn you on to your seediest.

Featuring your EDITORS...

GRINDHOUSE STAGE

Neighbour
Woodhead
Abasi
Howl Sound
GI Gordon Blunt

CUTTING ROOM

DJ Cure
Spiltmilk
Application
That African
Andy Chambers

This party will be a celebration of our great pal Jake Jacobucci's 50th birthday.

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Come and enjoy the music of AMALIA live @ Vinyl instore late nite... including her latest house releases... which we will have on 12" Vinyl!

Eric Ericksson feat. Amalia - The Chi (12'' ) (Local Talk Records from Sweden) as the title suggests, a homage to Chicago with a slight old school Boo Williams feel…dope!

Urban Sound Lab feat. Amalia - This! (Incl. Phil Asher & Zepherin Saint Remixes) (12" Foliage Records UK)

'The entire ep is solid...' ~ Osunlade
'Love it. 10 out of 10.' ~ Robert Owens
'Amalia is a serious woman! lovin the orig mix and kaidi's vibe' ~ Sy Sez
'Nice soulful/underground song!' ~ Tony Humphries
'Slammin set of mixes ..cant wait to blaze this one!' ~ Groove Assassin

Curtis and Amalia joined forces with Bugz In The Attic member Kaidi Tatham - a legendary underground musician and Carl Smith of Da Lata to deliver a sparkling & very heartfelt song. Driven by Amalia's exquisite and quirky vocal delivery.

Special guest: soul vocalist extraordinaire Zenobia Salik

A special spoken word poetry performance by Siobhan Barker (a local poet recently in the Canadian Poetry Book "The Great Black North")

and an incredible cast of DJ`s

EVO (Love Supreme/Adventures In Paradise)
Sam Zipursky (Beats Without Borders)
David Love Jones (african rhythms radio)
Darren Woodhead (Body Language)
Taddy (Love Supreme)
Stuntman (The 45 assassin)
Don Chow (Transmat Japan)
Chom Jahan (playing Boogie and House)
Peter Smedley (London UK Soul DJ)

all playing vinyl only.

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I'm on the visuals this Sunday

Sunday May 18, 2014
Victoria Day Long Weekend Event
Nordic Trax Presents

MARK FARINA
[Great Lakes Audio, San Francisco]

Voted as one of the top DJ’s in the world by URB, MUZIK and BPM magazines, Mark Farina’s taste making skills continue to turn the heads of seasoned Dance Music veterans as well as newcomers to the scene. Always a Vancouver fan fave, this is a guaranteed sell-out!

Plus Luke McKeehan on the warm-up.

Visuals by Lighthead.

Limited advance tickets on sale Thursday March 27 at 10am. Available at Beat Street, High Life, Zulu, Vinyl, Tom Lee (Granville) and online at Resident Advisor and Ticketzone.

Ticket links:
Ticketzone
http://ticketzone.com/markfarina

RA Resident Advisor
http://www.residentadvisor.net/event.aspx?582412

The Imperial
319 Main St
Vancouver BC
Doors 930pm-2am

http://djmarkfarina.net/
http://nordictrax.com/
http://imperialvancouver.com/

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Andy Soloman uploaded this mix yesterday to get us ready for his set this Saturday at Body Language. This man has got a talent for digging up amazing music you need to hear.

Mukat Afro Disco Boogie Edits - Funk Is What You Want (Edit)
NY Edits 4 - Untitled
Telex - Raised By Snakes (Joseph Watt Mix)
Fritz Zander - When The Lights Went Out
The Glue - Q
Cuthead - Transgressions
ESB - Two Is A Cloud
Bjorn Torske - Bergensere
Awanto3 - You Made Me Change Of Heart
Galcher Lustwerk - Chillin In The Booth
Munk - Nigerian Jam
Maurice Fulton - Moo That Rocked The Electric Chair
Peace Division - Club Therapy (Dan Ghenacia Remix)
Mic Mills - Wonderland (Edit)

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Excited to return to the Waldorf for this event friday with the EVD crew.

Every Friday we will be taking over The Iconic Waldorf Hotel to give you clean beats and dirty bass at the New: Dirty Laundry!

Dirty Laundry is the musical equivalent of a spin cycle for your senses, freshly rinsed out by the best local underground electronic music artists the west coast has to offer. The Waldorf Hotel features new dance floors where You can dance till your dirty! Each week Dirty Laundry will turn the dial to “Mixed”, with 3 rooms of new talent that You can wash away the work week to. Featuring Vancouver's hottest DJs and musicians playing You everything from Ghetto Funk, DnB, Deep House, Glitch, Breaks, Trap, Dubstep, New Disco, Minimal, Trance and Moombhaton & of course Grime. The cleanest beats and freshest vibes on the East Side, Dirty Laundry, We are gonna get gritty and grimey with the Bass!
Soap not included.
Lets turn it up and tumble around to Vancitys best sounds!

Featuring:

Tiki Room: East Van Digital featuring Joseph Martin, Like Mind, Woodhead
Visuals by Lighthead Visuals.

Cabaret Room: Wetcoast featuring Kermode, DJ Gareth Crawford & Gnome.It

HideAway Room: Safari Bass featuring DNB ALL NIGHT w/ Rrkade, Lostboy Fosta & Jiminy Kikit

Door at 9 pm, Free before 10 pm then $15

No minors/19+ Gov.ID Req'd

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May 10th is going to be hot! We got some super pal djs joining us.

Activate into action! Blast into battle! Careen into cavortings! Delve into declaration! Elope into eccentricity! Frolic into ferocity! Glide into gremilinity! Hoist into horrendousness! Ignite into ignominy! Jockey into judiciousness! Kindle into any characteristic you like that starts with the letter k! Launch into lasciviousness! Moan into malevolence! Notarize into nucleization! Overexpose into outlines! Proceed into precociousness! Quiver into quirkiness! Reduce into recapitulation! Slink into smoldering! Tremble into trepidation! Ululate into unity! Verify into voraciousness! Waver into watchfulness! X into X! Z in to Z!

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BODY LANGUAGE 12
featuring Max Ulis, Darren Woodhead, That African, Andy Soloman, and Neighbour

Saturday May 10 at The Beaumont Studios - 316 w 5th ave

The notorious movement-a-thon returns with a 360-dunk of a lineup. Let's shamble the hordes and shack bones.

Featuring Lighthead Visuals
Advance tickets $15 at Puff, Beatstreet, Highlife, and Vinyl

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Tonight it's going down in Squampton!

Wild Bunch Sound Crew, Bring to you Spring'in Da Funk ..For one night only the C-Level Nightclub is opening the're doors for this event. 40,000 + Watts Of sound Provided By POOMP SOUND . Featuring 3 of the Sea To Sky's Favorite DJ's... along with Visual effects by WoodHead ,These Guys are House Rockin' Bass Thumpin' Funky Djs ...

19+ event - $10 Advance Tickets - More at the door !

$4.50 beers&singles&shots .. $7.50 doubles

Tickets - ON SALE

Thinking about coming from out of town ..
Hotel Rooms Available @
Chieftian Hotel in Squamish 604 892 9119
SIngle Room 59$
2queen 69$

DJ's:

WOODHEAD
Homebreakin Records, East Van Digital

@Woodhead
www.saunasessions.ca
www.facebook.com/TheWoodhead
www.eastvandigital.com/EVDvelop/port…lio/woodhead/
www.homebreakinrecords.com/woodhead/
www.beatport.com/artist/woodhead/100362

MASON
Wild Bunch Sound Crew
Poomp Sound

BEATKEEPER
BAssSick Productions

This Squamish local will keep the dance floor hoping with his funky beats

http://m.soundcloud.com/beetkeeper/tracks

Tommy Gunnz
WIldBunch SoundCrew / Tommy Gunnz Productions / Symmetry SoundCrew

https://soundcloud.com/tommy-gunnz-wbsc

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Fairly new re-edit up for download on the Soundcloud. Hook it up buttercup.

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Very excited to be heading out east on Saturday to dj with Homebreakin super pal Cyclist!

Homebreakin Records comrades Woodhead and Cyclist reunite for a night of DISCO BANGERZ!

https://soundcloud.com/woodhead
https://soundcloud.com/cyclist

Check Cyclist's remix of the Beasties' Root Down

10PM
NO COVER

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It's going down Friday night at Open Studios. Get in there!

Bass Coast presents a b2b2b2b2b set with your friends Max, Darren, Sheila, Ryan and Neighbour. Hosted by the Queen of Sass Crystal Precious.

Set Times-

10 Max Ulis
1030 Ryan Wells
11 Just Sheila
1130 Woodhead
12 Neighbour
1230 Max Ulis
1 Ryan Wells
130 Just Seila
2 Woodhead
230 Neighbour
3 ???

Visuals by Bent Matter

Limited advance tickets are now available at Beatstreet, Puff Downtown and Puff on the drive, they are $18

19+

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Call the Hotline for the location on Saturday. I'll be playing a b2b set with Andy Clockwork. We got lasers folks.

Alright, the much anticipated Rave / Fundraiser / Birthday party event of the year is near! Whether you have recovered from last year or not, it is time to get that rave gear ready for another round :) We got a killer line up of DJs/musicians, visuals artists and even laser specialists to make this a ravetastic experience you won't soon forget (just ask those who were in attendance last year :)

The amazing line-up of artists in TWO rooms is as follows:

ROOM 1: House+Techno+Rave
Music by:

Abasi vs Dave Dirk
- http://soundcloud.com/abasi
- http://soundcloud.com/dave-dirk

Andy Clockwork vs Woodhead
- http://soundcloud.com/andyclockwork
- http://soundcloud.com/woodhead

Austin Phillips vs Matt Tecson
- http://soundcloud.com/austin-phillips
- http://soundcloud.com/frostbittenkvlt

Howl Sound
- http://soundcloud.com/howl-sound

Patrick Kelly vs Mark Bayrock vs Aaron DeLa Funk
- http://www.myspace.com/djpatrickkelly
- http://soundcloud.com/markbayrock
- http://soundcloud.com/aarondelafunk

Ryan Wells vs BIKES
- http://soundcloud.com/ryanwells
- http://soundcloud.com/bikesmusic

DJ Siavash vs. DJ Ceebas
- http://soundcloud.com/djsiavash
- http://soundcloud.com/dj-ceebas

Dj Smoothie (on sax)
- http://soundcloud.com/djsmoothie

Lights | Visuals | Lasers by:
Synapse | Endorphin + Mozaic | Stimulating Emissions

Amazing Dancers by:
Zynth & Co. http://www.facebook.com/ZynthandCo

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ROOM 2: Ambient+Chill+Downtempo+Deep
Music by:

Glyn
- http://soundcloud.com/glyn-gibson

Hasselhoff
- http://soundcloud.com/hasselhoff

Kuma
- http://soundcloud.com/kuma

K.A.S.H
- http://soundcloud.com/k-a-s-h

Nancy Dru
- http://soundcloud.com/nancy_dru

Raghunath / Haitch Cee
- http://www.mixcloud.com/raghunathritch/

That African
- http://soundcloud.com/that-african

The Hobbyist
- http://soundcloud.com/the-hobbyist

Visuals by Matt Troy

There will be killer sound, amazing visuals, smart energy drinks (guess they call those Red Bull vodka these days?), and other goodies. Oh, and did we mention lasers?

Tickets will be available starting Tuesday Mar. 4 at Beat Street Records (604.683.3344), Puff Uptown (604.708.9804) and online (link coming soon) and priced as follows:

$15 / first 100
$20 / remaining
more at the door (if any left)

All proceeds from this event will go to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Also, if you would like to get involved in any of the areas below, just fire off a lil' email to raveaid at zyx.com

- decorations / art installations
- performance artists
- setup/tear-down
- general running around on the day of (car required)

So mark it on your calendars and let's do it again for a good cause! **

OH: SINCE THIS IS ALSO A BIRTHDAY PARTY, YOU GET IN FREE IF YOUR BDAY FALLS BETWEEN MAR 15 AND APR 12 (email to raveaid at zyx.com with the subject IT IS MAH BIRFDAY). WE WILL ALSO SELECT 3 BIRTHDAY BOYS/GIRLS AT RANDOM WHO GET TO RIDE THE RAVE SCHOOL BUS AND DINE WITH THE RAVE-AID CREW PRIOR TO THE PARTY!

OH OH: PRIZE GIVE AWAY FOR BEST DRESSED RAVER BOY and RAVER GIRL ($50 gift certificate each to The Eatery/The General Public)

** Leave the attitude at home, bring your good vibes, and let's RAVE! PLUR. ♥ ♥ ♥

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New mix up i performed for Future Classics on a Pioneer DDJ-SR with MP3s I downloaded from the internetz. Welcome to the present future. This one's for all the lovers out there.

Tracklisting:

01. Dpat - Bloom
02. Heartbeat(s) x 8PRN - Wait
03. Sango - Here With Me
04. B-flat - Vacant Affect
05. husky - science of sleep (lakim-rework)
06. Equator Club - Believe Me
07. Tours - Tough Lately
08. Flume - Sleepless (Charles Murdoch Remix)
09. Yahtzel - Girls
10. Letherette - Cold Clam
11. Hayden James - Permission To Land (Charles Murdoch Remix)
12. LiL TexAS - My Love (Lockah Remix)
13. Abjo - TMRW
14. XXYYXX - Witching Hour
15. Druid Coak - Blue Flame
16. Mura Masa - U Me
17. 1point5 - Peanut Butter VIP
18. Abjo - Hyaku Man (one million)
19. Stwo - Money Tree$
20. Flying lotus - Puppet Talk

Facebook - www.facebook.com/TheWoodhead
Soundcloud - @woodhead
Twitter - www.twitter.com/darrenwoodhead

Future Classics:
Facebook - www.facebook.com/futureclassics.ca
Soundcloud - @futureclassics
Twitter - www.twitter.com/_FutureClassics
Hype Machine - www.hypem.com/blog/future+classics/19208
Website - www.futureclassics.ca

Hard link: http://www.saunasessions.ca/mp3/Woodhead-Future-Classics-Winter-Mix-2014...

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Check this brilliant barrel shaped mobile sauna on a trailer made by some guys in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Exactly what you need if you like to surf in ice water. Mobile saunas can safe lives and toes, It's safe to say these guys know what's up. Check them out: http://www.surfsauna.net/

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Tonight is going to be tight. I'll be unveiling my new custom mapped visual testris light wall. So happy to be welcoming Jesse Bru, Dane and Late Knights Collective to Body Language.

To understand what is fully at work in the process of dance-based emancipation, it's necessary to increase the intimacy of interactions within these trance-like states. A code or shorthand for efficient physical communication develops, arising from the need to preserve movement autonomy and psychological clarity. The form and function of dance must similarly maintain a dialog, and the suspension of default modes of social interaction is a base requirement for the transcendent states demanded by dancefloors of this epoch. Rudimentary applications lead to "shut up and dance" type paradigms, which are bluntly effective, however this can stifle the technicolour creative expressions that arise from the harmonious flow of interaction vis-a-vis music and other human beings.

So say what you want, but do it with your body.

BODY LANGUAGE XI : March 21 @ The Beaumont Studios
featuring...

DANE - Common Edit / Treehouse / Foosh / Red Motorbike

His debut more than a year ago at Body Language 4 was legendary. The energy of such an accomplished disco DJ in a room full of receptive souls was a unique and ephemeral experience for everyone who was there. When someone's passion speaks through their sets like Dane's does, you know you're on board not only with his selection but his overall style and approach to collecting and making music. He's got a new mix to share reflecting another 16 months of his crazy vinyl-termite antics, and we couldn't be happier to have him back.

JESSE BRU - Audio Parralax / Karat / Heart to Heart

Our dearest friend Jesse is known mostly for wearing mainly striped clothing, and spouting a "stripes for life" motto. On the side he keeps busy by consistently releasing gorgeous house music. His skill for extending a musical phrase into an infinite dusty hall-of-mirrors love-moment is unparalleled. Between his halcyon album Mid City LP on Audio Parallax and the flexible productions of his collaboration with Ryan Trann under the "Hot Keys" moniker, it's hard to name a more upstart producer on the west coast. Over the moon we are, to have him grace the decks at his first Body Language appearance.

support from

Woodhead B2B Neighbour
Late Knights Collective

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Spiltmilk has just emerged from the lab with an amazing collection of tunes. For the betterness of humanity, he's made all the experiments available for free download off his Soundcloud. Go snap it up!

Hey all friends- I just posted a FREE EP to my soundcloud - most of the tracks samples are full of stuttering scientists. The reason for these collection of songs is to bring awareness towards our personal ignorance of Canada and world's scientific truths. We continue use the money system as an excuse to destroy our world. In Canada, our conservative government has cancelled most government funded research that does not lead to profit. We also muzzle our scientists when they try to speak out against industries that poison our lands, waters, and our food supply.

We continue to poison ourselves with our own chemicals, GMO, and by using non-organic unnatural processes. We are in total awareness that we are just killing ourselves and every other plant and creature on this planet. If you think of the world as an entire whole organism, there is not a single person who would disagree with the fact that we are one very unhealthy and dying individual.

Its time regain awareness of our wholeness as one earth and stop using our own personal wealth as the excuse to ignore the truth.

Thank you for all of your listening and enjoyment and support!


Trevor Wyatt - Spiltmilkhttps://soundcloud.com/djspiltmilk/sets/spiltmilk-theories-ep

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Very excite to return to Trucker Disco. Always super fun and funky times in the West End with a groovy crowd.

TRUCKERDISCO...now MONTHLY at Heaven's Door Lounge-
1216 Bute St. (at Davie)!

with DJ & Recording Artist
Woodhead ( Homebreakin Records saunasessions.ca )

&
DJ Taffi Louis ( ROBOTERIA, Davie Disco Social Club)
http://soundcloud.com/taffi_louis

With an assist from the Vancouver Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence at the door and collecting donations at coat check!

BUT WTF IS Truckerdisco?
Maybe not “disco” as you know it: Italo-disco, nu-disco, forgotten & future favourites, from Giorgio Moroder to James Murphy. Audio oddities, rare grooves, and subverted visuals...
ECLECTIC. INCLUSIVE. AFFORDABLE.
For guys, grrls, hipsters, homos, str8 friends, folks of all bearish persuasions, killer mustaches, mustache riders, muff drivers, disco dancers, sweet romancers -and maybe you, too!

SAVE ON ADMISSION AND SAVE TIME AT THE DOOR!
ORDER CHEAP-ASS ADVANCE TICKETS NOW
just $6.12 (including fees)
[[[[update March 6: THE NEXT 20 TICKETS SOLD ONLINE ARE 2-FOR-1!]]]
AT THE DOOR: $10
19+ with 2 pieces of valid I.D. It's the law.

FOLLOW US:
http://truckerdisco.com/
Twitter: @truckerdisco
http://www.tumblr.com/blog/truckerdisco
Google+ Communities: http://bit.ly/101wI2B
Follow the TRUCKERDISCO DJ Mix Series on SoundCloud!

I put together a playlist of some of my own disco edits to share with you:

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I love producing hiphouse jams. When i found the vocal acapella of Ora's Crab Theory I had to add it to one of the tunes i was working on. Download it on Soundcloud here:

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BC Mobile Sauna Society

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