Direct Drive Presents:
Saturday, December 29th, 2007
ADAM F (Breakbeat KAOS)
The incarnations of Adam F. are many. His unstoppable music career began in the early 90s with Adam’s praised debut "Colours" featured the Top 20 singles “Circles” and “Music In My Mind”. During his early DJ years he mixed for Goldie and joined the Metalheadz crew. Since those early days, Adam has exploded into the mysterious stratosphere of international superstar DJs, appearing on magazine covers, in print, on television and radio shows worldwide, including his own Saturday night mix show on London's KISS 100FM. Adam’s versatility has him collaborating with artists from David Bowie to The Pet Shop Boys, Everything But The Girl and Destiny’s Child to American rappers LL Cool J, Redman, Missy Elliott and Busta Rhymes just to name a few. Teaming with DJ Fresh, Adam co-founded Breakbeat KAOS, which would become on of the most successful Electronic (DnB) indie imprint label in the world, with each release landing on the UK's Top 20. They also partnered again for the internet venture Dogsonacid.com, an electronic music forum with unparalleled traffic.
DJ SEOUL (Direct Drive)
A major force in the Stateside Drum and Bass scene, New York City-based DJ Seoul made his debut behind the decks back in 1993. After several years of DJing and party promotions at underground scene nationwide, sensing the need for a weekend Drum and Bass night, Seoul began a weekly Saturday night event called Direct Drive in 1998. Direct Drive has received international acclaim as the party which consistently hosts the finest in US and UK talent and Seoul is now widely recognized as one of the top Drum and Bass promoters and DJs on the East Coast. Expanding on the success of the Direct Drive party, Seoul formed an event production and promotion company with the same name. Currently, Seoul is focusing his energy on producing tracks in his recording studio as well as overseeing the launch of a record label.
(Jungletrain.net | Team Ewok)
Born and raised in Manhattan, Marc Mousky has been obsessed with music from day 1. After singing in a metal band in high school, he started DJing drum n' bass and hip-hop while attending George Washington University in Washington D.C. After years of countless house parties, a weekly show on gwradio.com, and a residency at Cafe Japone, Mousky moved back to NYC. He has played at Club Shelter, Camouflage, Direct Drive, Konkrete Jungle and Bassbot parties, and has traveled to Buenos Aires to rock 160+, the #1 drum n' bass party in Argentina. Rockin' everything from techstep to ragga, liquid to jump-up, even the occasional hiphop or techno set, Mousky never fails to keep the dancefloor movin' with A1 selection and tight mixing.
(Direct Drive | Driven AM | NYC)
Dave has been a resident Dj at NYC’s legendary Saturday night Drum and Bass weekly Direct Drive, for nearly 4 years. Dave is known to lightup the dancefloor with his signature melodic DnB sets and his energetic performance behind the tables. His ability to move a crowd, attention to detail and smooth mixing has gained him respect from Djs and producers alike, who keep his sets full of unreleased tracks. Djing since 1997, Dave has performed live in 6 States, while having the honor of playing alongside major names in DnB including Calibre, London Elektricity, High Contrast and many more. In 2006 Dave launched Driven AM, the NYC based Artist Management company which handles bookings for some of the most respected and talented Dj/producers in the US including Mixmaster Doc, Raw Q, Bachelors of Science, Datcyde, Dj Seen, Dj Seoul Dj Strife, and UK talent Nookie. A regular on the East Coast DnB scene, Dave performs live 2-3 times a month, and currently hosts a Driven AM Showcase in NYC.
with resident Direct Drive MC:
(Hipstep | NYC)
218 Sullivan (W3rd and Bleecker), NYC
21+ Bring ID, $10 before Midnight
Trains: B,C,D,E,F,V to W4th Street