Dan Stark Music Biography:
Dan Stark, Dj/Producer and the Owner of System Events in Cleveland, Ohio has been behind the decks for nearly 6 years now. He has been playing all over the U.S. and Canada at some of the biggest + most respected clubs and also holds a number of Residency's at places like: Avalon/Bardot in L.A. + also @ Anatomy Ultra Lounge in Cleveland, Ohio. (+ a 3 years @ the House of Blues-Foundation Room in Cleveland). You can also find him about every other month or so in Detroit at places like, Vain Ultra Lounge, or at least twice a year Headlining at Spy Bar in Chicago. He has played at some of the biggest festivals in the U.S., such as the WMC in Miami and DEMF in Detroit and smaller ones here in his home state of Ohio.
Production wise, 2010 has been a good year so far...Dan's Original House Track, "Brass Tax" peaked at #52 on the Deep House Beatport Charts and Features Latin Beats and Sexy Horn Interludes and was released on Avangardia. (Avangardia is Ricky Ryan's label out of South America) He also released another Original recently on Avangardia called, "Latin Love" with his Production partner, Jayme Skeen, which is a sexy summer time House Tune thats been making Dance floors move the world over. Dan was also recently signed to "Harem Records" (Sultan + Ned Shepards Label), for a Remix of "Crimson Sun" by Sultan + Ned Shepard which Features Dirty Vegas on the Vocals and is being played by Heavy Weights, Matt Darey, Sultan and Ned Shepard to name a few. (and charting on Beatport Top 100) Even more recently he was signed to Detroit Based Label, Incorrect Music, where his Remix of Anthony Attalla's, "Prime" + is sitting at #2 on Incorrect's Beatport Charts. His next Release is coming soon on Portamento Records + 17:44 Records...a Remix of House Producer, Nino Anthony's "Day Muzik". His first few releases were on "Low Pressings" back in 2009, a well respected underground House Label founded by Peace Division, and currently run by Hernan Cerbello, Chas Burns and Robbie Lowe and is based out of the UK.
As a Dj, Dan opened up for George Acosta in October 2004 as his very first gig only 5 months after learning how to spin. Since then Dan has found himself sharing the Dj Booth with some of the best Dj’s in the world, such as: Deep Dish (Both Dubfire + Sharam), Sultan (4 times), Ned Shepard, Cedric Gervais, DeadMau5, Spirit Catcher "Live" (twice), Danny Howells, Paolo Mojo, Randall Jones, Hernan Cerbello (twice), Phil K, Markus Schulz (twice), Infusion, Andy Caldwell, D. Ramirez, Doc Martin, Paul Van Dyk, Derek Howell, Chris Fortier, James Lauer, Edgar V, Chris Walsh, Terry Grant (twice), George Acosta, D:Fuse (twice), Open Cloud, Micro, D-Lav + Shlavens, Mike Swells, YOS, Bad Boy Bill, Ryan Elliot, Dennis Cox, Maher Daniel, Darren Emerson, Naveen G (twice), Kenneth Thomas (twice), Anthony Attalla, and Nino Anthony to name a few. Dan always brings a high level of energy to his sets. He excels at playing the right song at the right moment and works hard at finding those tunes during his down time in the studio. Dan has been delivering his signature sound of house, tech house, techno, and progressive house on such Internet Radio shows like: "Sweat Lodge Radio", "Slanted House Radio" , "Frisky Radio" or the "CHC" Podcast and now "Proton Radio" as a featured artist.
To say Dan has been well received in his hometown would be an understatement, as he was voted "Best Club DJ" in the local Scene Magazine Reader's Poll and also on Spot Cleveland's online poll in 2008. 2009 saw Dan release his first production work on some major labels and 2010 is sure to be a breakout year for this up and coming talent from the Rock N' Roll capital of the world.
"Brass Tax" By: Dan Stark + Jayme Skeen (Original + Miami Mixes) Label: Avangardia ((Original mix hit #52 on Beatport Deep House Charts))
"Crimson Sun" By: Sultan + Ned Shepard Ft: Dirty Vegas (Dan Stark + Jayme Skeen Rmx) Label: Harem (Sitting at #83 on Progressive House Charts)
"Prime" By: Anthony Attalla + Christopher Norman (Dan Stark + Jayme Skeen Rmx) Label: Incorrect Music
"Latin Love" By: Dan Stark + Jayme Skeen (Original) Label: Avangardia
"Renaissance" By: Tripzone + Koen (Dan Stark, Jayme Skeen + D. Armstrong Rmx) Label: Low Pressings
"Amba" Ft: Fip By: Flow (Dan Stark, Jayme Skeen + Jason Allen Rmx) Label: Low Pressing