Hey, just thought I'd post this in case there a few electronic music heads that also ride bikes.
Apex 2007 is coming up, Saturday August 4th out in good old Chilliwack, lots of stages this year so a nice variety of tunes. My friend and I run the Boomch stage and it will be bumping with around 30 000 watts this year
If anyone needs tickets (10$) or more info you can PM me. For those that have no clue what Apex is, pretty much its a giant rave with about 6000 people outdoors all night in Chilliwack. Bring a tent and partaayyyy.
Lineup and the official info is below...
Apex Project 2007
Saturday, August 4th, 2007
After being touted as Canada’s Premiere party destination by STUFF Magazine, Apex Project returns yet again. This year we have pulled out all the stops. With new talent, and some old, there is a little bit of something for everyone. Bring your friends, bring your tents and bring yourselves. You don’t want to miss out on Canada’s largest outdoor summer event.
Spectrum presents Musicology
MAT THE ALIEN (UK, WSTLR) - www.myspace.com/matthealien
Your favourite DJs' favourite DJ! Hailing from the UK, this amazingly talented Brit fell in love with Whistler and since relocating there has become one of our provinces most world-renown DJs having played high-profile gigs in Asia, Europe and the U.S. His Shambhala sets are legendary and we expect nothing less from his Apex debut.
J-SWING + FLIPOUT - The Beat 94.5 / www.myspace.com/straightgoodsradio
World renown as Vancouver's top hiphop DJ's! Most of us have grown up listening to J-Swing on CITR 101.9 and The Beat 94.5. Everyone from Kanye to De La Soul to A-Trak have publically praised this icon. Hiphops renaissance man Flipout is a DJ, B-Boy and MC and is perhaps the most visible person in the Vancouver Hiphop scene for the past 10 years; and despite evolving, is so true to the art form that Afrika Bambaataa personally reached out to him to give him props last year.
HEDSPIN vs. PUMP - Kut Co / www.myspace.com/djhedspin www.myspace.com/djpump
WUNDRKUT - Kut Co / www.myspace.com/djwundrkut
BLES-SED - Soul DJ / www.myspace.com/djbles_sed
RICO UNO vs. NEOTERIC - The Party Killahs / Go Dumb / www.myspace.com/djneoteric / www.myspace.com/ricouno
SEKO vs. MARVEL - The Freshest Kids / Higher Ground / www.myspace.com/djseko604 / www.myspace.com/marvelousmervs
NEEDLE KINEVAL - Get Up Get Down / www.myspace.com/hellohihey
SEAN LA-LA - Spectrum / www.myspace.com.com/spectrum_events
Swing Kids Entertainment
Drum n’ Breaks
Sir Kutz vs. Zacharia (SEA) – www.sirkutz.com, USB / 360BPM, Rane
We are pleased to welcome back Sir Kutz for a third year in a row, and this time he is bringing a friend. For over 8 years, these two have been at the forefront of the scene in Seattle, including weekly Residencies at just about every Drum n’ Breaks night in town. Vancouver is in for a real treat with this duo. Expect to hear these two professionals drop some Dubstep, Breaks, Garage and DnB for three straight hours. Kutz and Zacharia are going to tear up the dance floor, are you ready?
Akeel vs. Mateo – Pound Recordings, Needle / Swing Kids, FNK
Missy Chrissy – www.soundgirls.ca
Triple D – Swing Kids
DJ Eris – www.djeris.com, Pound Recordings
Matty G – Swing Kids
Neoh – Swing Kids
House and everything else….
Christian Alvarez – Delecto Recordings
Christian is pretty much the God of House Music. Whether you prefer his peak-hour tunes or his deep, soulful grooves DJ's abroad have been supporting his music in both clubs and radio stations all across the globe since his first EP in 2002. Christian has had more than 30 original/remix productions on many international labels. It is safe to say we haven't seen the last of Canada's newest House superstar.
Hirshee vs. Landon – Blow Media, Twisted / SlapFunk All*Stars, Swing Kids
After almost a 4 year hiatus, two of Vancouver's favorites are back layin'
beats and rocking dance floors again. Their styles may have changed, but
the groove is still the same. Be prepared for a bumpin’, slammin’, funked, out
set that will keep you on the dance floor till the very end. Often imitated
but never duplicated, Cookies and Cream are comin’ to Apex.
Deliverance vs. B.Love - SlapFunk All*Stars / Dizzy
Soma – Solid Corp, Silverwaters
Tuna – Swing Kids
Ollie Ple – Swing Kids, Delecto
Stringbeans – Swing Kids
Shitshow and the Hair Bandits – Swing Kids
DJ JC – Swing Kids
SLOW DJS and SWANK LOGIC
BARISONE – (OR) - The Grove, Person People
Barisone hails from California, Living in both the Bay area and Santa Cruz. Over the past two years alone Barisone has shared the stage, and Deejayed for the likes of KRS One, Talib Kweli, J Boogie, Blackalicious, Crown City Rockers, Sweat Shop Union, Swollen Members, Dj Abillities, Professor Stone, and Heavyweight Dub Champion. So please welcome Barisone as he makes his Canadian debut, playing his own signature style of Funky ass shakin' Breaks, Electro, Funk, Reggae, 80's and Hip Hop.
VINNIE The SQUID aka TECHSTYLES - Swank Logic, Slow DJs, Erthtonez
There are not many words to describe a DJ as diverse as Vinnie the Squid. The past year alone he has shared the stage with Bryan Jones, Dj Revolution, Sweat Shop Union, to name a few, as well as working on projects with Chali 2na, Blackalicious & Opio from Heiroglyphics. In his most recent works Vinnie has started his own digital record label "SWANK LOGIC" releasing his own compositions under the name Techstyles on top of music from many other talented producers and artists.
RICCO - Slow DJs, Contempo Radio
SMITCH P - Slow DJs, Cherry Systems
RHIANNON - Slow DJs, Fly Girls
DJ LEAF - Slow DJs, Swank Logic
LOFTEY - Slow DJs, Getergoin'
NIMA - System, Believe
G ROCK - Signal, Intimate)
Stage hosted By: ERTHTONEZ - Slow Djs, www.erthtones.biz
Sound Funktion w/ Mnemonic Productions
Featuring the original Mnemonic wooden dance floor!
This year marks the fifth installment of our involvement with Apex so we decided to join forces once again to bring you an environment which you will not soon forget. Get ready to experience some serious sounds from some serious West Coast DJ’s and producers offering a range of genres and mixing styles in one smooth and seamless performance.
Theory in Motion, LIVE PA (SEA) - www.myspace.com/theoryinmotion
DJ Jordan (SEA) - myspace.com, housewreckin206
Kreeper (SEA) - djkreeper.com, houswreckin’
Blaze Kik and Ozzius - myspace.com/bass_kicks / myspace.com/ozzius, soundfunktion.com
Richie Spoons (SEA) – NuBass, Bodyrock
Arithmattik (SEA) - Mnemonic
Josh Hall (SEA) - DB Productions, Another Half Records
DJ Application - Write Sound
Doh Boy and Euphonic Entertainment
Kristoff-Edmonton - www.djkristoff.com/www.difm.com
Canada's trance icon returns to heat up the Vancouver floors. Just over 1 year ago to this day Kristoff was signed to Matt Darey's UK Label with an explosive remix of Lost Tribe - Gamemaster, which hit #1 on several foreign Dance Charts. His new additiction to Psy Trance Sounds has coupled with his on-going passion for high-nrg hard edged trance materials. If you're into any flavor of trance, NRG and even hard house, this is not an act to miss!
DJ Gemini-Calgary Warehouse/www.djgemini.com
Holding down the afterhour scene with SLIDE Saturdays in Calgary, Gemini delivers the goods. Both energizing and hypnotizing, his blend of electro trance is not to be missed.
Scotty Oh! - Doh Boy, Euphonic Ent.
Ross Anderson - Euphonic Ent, www.djrossanderson.com
Denman - TKO, Doh Boy
Jimmy Vallance - Total Digital Recordings, Twisted
Isaac Amor – Basslinedjs.com, djisaacamor.com
Jaytimer - Euphonic Ent, TKO
Natron - Doh Boy, newtechpirates.com
MNEMONIC PRODUCTIONS (SEA)
Since 2002, we've been known for showcasing a sample of Seattle's finest Drum & Bass & Breakbeat DJ’s. This year, along with blending in new musical varieties, we're also delivering some of the hottest GO-GO DANCERS Seattle has to offer. Just to be sure all this Seattle talent is displayed properly, we're presenting it all on the crystal clear 30+KW MNEMONIC SOUND SYSTEM & our hand-constructed newly remodeled DANCE FLOOR for our 5th year straight!
Rob Noble (SEA) – KVT, Moonbass
J.Sharpe (SEA) – MNEMONIC, WebbWerxx
Jesiah (SEA) - ChickenHed.us
Vex (SEA) - MNEMONIC
16 bit Villian (SEA) - WebbWerxx
Dirty Steve (SEA) - dasBEBEN.shift, Moonbass
Loki (SEA) – MNEMONIC, Beatcon
Cory (SEA) - Oracle Gatherings, Planet Earth
Kohei (SEA) - MNEMONIC
Wax - djwax.ca
Simply one of Canada's Best Hiphop DJ’s; This Canadian DMC Champion is set to make his exclusive 1st ever appearance @ Apex. One of the world’s select few who have mastered both the art of both DMC & Party Rock. Wax is on a level where other DJs can only dream....if you love your party rockin’ hiphop, this man will not disappoint. Sickness from the Vancity Legend himself - DJ Wax!
Stimulant J vs. C-Stylez – lcu, soulgood
Speedyshoes vs. Yeppa - reel-lyfe allstars, LCU
Reign - Rockstar
Cipher - LCU
Frisk vs. Goldade- LCU
Brentley B - Bang-on Ent.
Lisa Luscious (USA) - Royal Phunk, ET bros.
Internationally known female breaks DJ Lisa Luscious is back for another year of madness @ the LCU Breaks stage. Playing everywhere from New York City to the Cayman Islands & currently residing in Southern California she is pumped to be flying back to Vancouver for this special occasion! Be sure to not miss this exclusive from the hometown queen herself - Lisa Luscious!
B-Funk – LCU
This hometown boy is on his way to the top: B-Funk has officially taken the city by storm. Ask anyone who has seen him play the past year and you know the man’s destroyed party after party at a rapid pace! Last year he had the crowd chanting his name after his set! This time around expect the same chaos + more from our breaks headliner B-FUNK!
Chemical DJs - Stimulant J vs. Average Citizen - myspace.com/chemicaldjs
Kraig vs. Precise - Twisted, Agroculture
Amanda Rude - flydjs.biz
Lawrence Kao vs. Tim C - deviantbreaks.com, tim-c.com
Twista - LBG Ent.
Infinity Events and Decibel Records
Mike Foyle (Armada, UK)
Mike Foyle has rapidly risen up through the ranks not only as a successful trance producer and remixer but also as a DJ. Mike’s most successful singles to date, “Love Theme Dusk” and "Shipwrecked" have been hailed worldwide as some of the biggest trance releases of 2005 and 2006. The team behind the annual Sinful, Pink, and Trancemission are proud to bring this dynamic performer to Canada for the first time in an up-close and intimate setting.
Allya -Infinity, Twisted
Greg C - Altered States, Infinity
DJ Split - Beatfreakx, Calgary
Ben Giovanni - Evolve, Decibel
Noof Krakker - Evolve
Remeddie - Evolve
Male Model Machine - Blufin, Fakt
WARMM.CA has hailed them as the next breakthrough act to come out of
Vancouver. These boys are poised to take the house music scene by storm.
With international radio play and nods from industry players such as Chopstick (Berlin) and the Cheshire Catz (London) be sure that these gents will raise a monocle or two.
Rhia Wellbelove - Believe, Ree-Fresh
Being influenced by her travels around the world Rhia has reached out to bring a diverse brand of house music to the dance floor. Rhia's residencies at Believe and Proper have brought her to the forefront of Vancouver's house scene. She is certainly a rising star that should not be missed.
The Speed Sisters, Amanda Rude vs. DJ Bree (EDM) - www.flydjs.biz
Sean Gallagher - Playittonight.com, PH1
Blair Vanhaus - Believe, www.blairvanhaus.com
J-Girl - www.flydjs.biz
Lazy Rich - Absolute, Abstract
Tre Funk - Silverwaters
Lisa Kay - Ree Fresh
Fresh Entertainment Stage
DJ AMPZ - Paradigm United, Amplified Radio
DJ Ampz has been the host of Amplified Radio, an internationally syndicated electronic music radio show which since August 2000. He is also the founder of Paradigm United, a Music Co-op/Promotions initiative, servicing South-Western Ontario. Coming off the launch pad of his new labels, 4 Play Trax (House) and Amplified Digital (Tech-Trance), DJ Ampz is thrilled to be bringing his sound to the decks at this festival.
KIDD LITTLE - www.kiddlittle.com, www.myspace.com/kiddlittle
He is one of the next Canadian DJs to make a mark with the latest Electro, Sexy, Disco, and Funky house sounds. With 8 years behind the decks Kidd Little has graced the stage at such clubs as Guvernment, and Revolution, and countless gigs deep underground. As his career progresses, look for him to appear more and more on labels such as Hatiras's Blow Media, and 4Play Trax with his own original productions.
SYLENT SYD - Viper Music, www.myspace.com/sylentsyd
ZENMASTER CHI - Rewind Crew, www.myspace.com/zenmasterchi
JESSICA PITT - www.soundgirls.ca , Fresh Entertainment
HARDEEP - Fresh Entertainment, www.myspace.com/deepdrivenhardrhythms
KIP - www.kip.fresh-entertainment.ca, Fresh Entertainment
DEROC - Fresh Entertainment, www.deroc.fresh-entertainment.ca
The Lost Boys (SEA) - Exclusive 3 hour set!
Sean Majors & Gene Lee have solidified themselves as some of the most in demand DJ’s in the Northwest. As Co-Founders of Seattle’s own Pound Music, the Lost Boys have been taking the international dance scene by storm. From Australia to Brazil, their pounding drums and warm bass lines can be found in the sets of DJ Dan, Hipp-E, Derrick Carter, Mark Farina, LawnChair Generals, Inland Knights and Donald Glaude. Their live sets are nothing short of spectacular with the two of them rocking tracks, tools and acapellas to perfection.
Uxud - Boomch
Mikefasssy - Boomch
Dave McNasty - Boomch
Julian Chow - Boomch
DJ Myshell - Taiko Records, www.djmyshell.com
Trained in Acutonics and Sound Therapy, Myshell's music defies the boundaries set by electronic music genres. Her productions fuse a vast array of influences. Her live electronic act incorporates elements of trance, house, breaks, funk, rock and even hip-hop. Myshell's spontaneous sets involve remixes on the fly with loops layered and arranged in real time. No two shows are alike.
Average Citizen - Silverwaters
Average Citizen began his partying days in the electronic scene back in 1999. An avid lover of music, he was driven to begin DJ’ing by his music addiction. Buying his first pair of decks in 2001, he began his love affair with all beats. With his flawless mixing and dirty basslines one must really question how average this citizen really is...
Corinna Thomas - Lakidd Entertainment, Pearl Drums
Herbal Vegas - MX Productions, www.mxproductions.org
DJ Rehab - MX Productions, www.mxproductions.org
DJ Jason Roy - Lakidd Entertainment, Firedog Crew
Nabs – Silverwaters, MX Productions
RC Lair – Believe, The School of Mix
RC Lair, DJ and dance music veteran is an individual whose musical savvy has defined his journey from infancy until now. With a resume sure to eclipse most, he has a formidable musical collection and over 15 years on the decks. RC has an unparalleled skill for feeling a room and delivering the answer. RC can now be found laying weight to the dance-floor and playing the newest sounds at all of Vancouver's hottest parties.
Miss Marz – Silverwaters, Evolve
Miss Marz has taken influences from many sources. Cutting her teeth in the West Coast's top clubs, playing everything from trance and techno to her first love, electro and house, this woman has consistently pushed the envelope with genre-defying sets and vibrant stage presence. Her mixing and beauty aside, one really has to see her in action to appreciate the raw, sizzling energy that is Miss Marz.
Jeff Daniels - Blow Media
Oliver Nickels – Silverwaters
Myshell - MX Productions
Skip EZ - Silverwaters
Lady Ak – Silverwaters, Rype
Infidel - Silverwaters
Average Citizen vs. Stimulant J a.k.a. Chemical DJ's – Silverwaters, LCU
Titus1 (CGY) - www.titus1.ca, www.myspace.com/djtitus1
Originally hailing all the way from Santiago, Chile, and taking residency in the city of Calgary, Titus1 performs a blend of uplifting house you won't forget. From illicit bass lines to streaming thumping melodies, ranging from funk to electro, this set is not to be missed.
Amdiem (CGY) - www.elementaldjs.ca, Elemental
Jeff is no doubt a solid addition to the Elemental Djs roster, and shows much promise for the future. Keep an eye out for this kid, cause you won't want to miss him!
Grimey Technician - Elemental
DJ Tap - Elemental
Julez Fontaine - Elemental
Jay Fraid - Elemental
Soulfix - Elemental
Kidd Little - Elemental
DJ Pseudo - Elemental
Sundrop - Elemental
Mike Downey has been rocking dance-floors all over the globe for the last 10 years, playing alongside such luminaries as BK, Andy Farley, Lisa Lashes and a who's-who of World-Class DJ's. Fresh from playing Full-Moon parties in Thailand and Ministry Of Sound in Taipei, give a Canadian legend a warm welcome as he graces Apex 2007.
Brat – Brat Productions
Greg C. – Altered States, Infiinity
Allyah – Infinity, Evolve
Jimmy Chou – Solid Corp.
Sheps – Twisted, Altered States
Projectone – Harder Revolutions, Altered States
Firewire – Altered States
Remeddie - Evolve
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