Get ready to get down as Rome’s bass music crews join forces for the first time for a celebratory night of low frequency transmissions with special guests Mak 10 & Hyper MC (Nasty FM) from London, and local support provided by Viral Bass, Soupu Music, Deepsession, Avantguarde, Elektroshow, Solidus Audio and Outernational Sound!
* DJ Mak 10 is a pioneer of the UK Grime scene having started his prolific career with the infamous Nasty crew alongside the likes of Dizzee Rascal and Kano. Moving beyond grime, Mak co-runs Nasty FM (www.nasty.fm) where he exposes the whole world to all styles of forward thinking bass music. Mak is joined by Hyper MC, a rude boy on the mic, rocking all styles from Grime to Drum n Bass and all tempos in between.
*Local heroes in the dance are:
* The Outernational crew: Madame Toti, Awaz, Lorenzo & Mael – 4 artists representing 4 continents, best known for their musical versatility and strong taste for big fat bass lines! Their sets are loaded with exotic flavours on an electronic tip, guaranteeing serious booty-shaking action.
* Pier (Viral): Italy’s first ambassador for Nasty FM and bad boy selector, his sets gather the hottest styles of the moment in the global Bass scene, from Dubstep to Grime, UK Funky to House, and back !
* Ayarcana: Always one step ahead, Deepsession’s Ayarcana is one of the capital’s up and coming producers to watch out for, blending futuristic House sounds with pure London club vibes in a dancefloor smashing cocktail.
* Cukiman: Creator of the afro-centric independent label Soupu Music (www.soupumusic.com), and producer behind the Pepesoup live project, Francesco Cukiman is an engineer on a mission: building bridges from Monrovia to London through Rome & Accra, pushing African music with heavy bass.
* Grotesque & Dabs: Long time partners in crime and champions of the Italian Drum & Bass sphere, Grotesque and Dabs have both been releasing huge tracks on various ultra respected labels and have played alongside the best of the scene. They will be presenting their promising new label called Avantgarde, dedicated to a whole new, more refined, vision of Jungle D&B.
* Intiman: revered veteran of the Roman scene, Intiman needs no further introduction. His epic mixes, always filled with out of control dubplates, have been murdering the dancefloor for years !
* Moondust: One half of Solidus Audio (http://solidus-audio.blogspot.com/), the heavyweight net radioshow, and the man behind the crazy Elektroshow nights, Moondust is a talented young DJ & producer, representing the darker sides of Dubstep and Drum & Bass.
* Live visuals by VJ Rentboy.
Entry: 10 E (including 1 drink)
Hour: 23.00 to 5.00
Infoline: (+39) 333.676.5905
ALPHEUS (alternate entrance)
Via dei Magazini Generali, 29 – ROME