Addicted Events Invites You To A Place Where The Beat And The Energy Just Keeps Going... And Going... And Going...
Saturday, May 20th 2006
Area I: All Charged Up
Funky House/Hard House/Hardcore/Hard Trance
DJ DOZA (BR/Zapatistas/Phat & Phunkie) -SF-
One of the Bay Area's fastest rising stars! DJ Doza is known for his non-stop banging ass House sets and his ability to keep the dance floors jumping! Beyond DJing and being one of the leaders of the popular underground production company “Zapatistas”, DJ Doza is also the co-owner of San Francisco's hottest bangin house labels "Phat & Phunkie" meaning he gets the hottest tracks before they hit the stores and dance floors!! You can also find him co-hosting one of the Bay Areas fastest growing electronic mix show "The Bounce" on KCRH 89.9FM Wed. Nights!! DJ Doza has shared the main stage with numerous famous DJ’s around the world such as DJ Dan, Charles Feelgood, Josh The Funky One, Steve Smooth, Dave Armstrong, Alex Peace, Angel Alanis, DJ Bam Bam, Raoul Zerna, and many more. DJ Doza will "Drop The Funk For Your Trunk” this year at ENERGIZED, and will keep your moving feet going and going, during and after his set.
RiFF RaFF (Zapatistas/Hard Heads/BR) -SF-
Co-Owner and Co-Founder of the popular production company "The Zapatistas" and "Hardheadz", which has produced multiple sold-out events in San Francisco, RiFF RaFF is definitely one of the most fastest rising HardCore Stars to come out of the Bay Area. Riff Raff also owns one of the most bangin House Music labels to come out of San Francisco "Phat & Phunkie" & also running his Hardcore/us Hard House label "Rat Poison"!! Riff Raff also Co-Produces & Co-Hosts a local radio show called "Primitive Science" on KCRH 89.9FM Friday Nights from 9 till Midnight. His talents even reach beyond music as a Graffiti & Tattoo artist and he also owns his own clothing line "RIFF" which will be available to purchase at ENERGIZED this year. Now adding DJing to his list of accomplishments, Riff Raff quickly became booked virtually every weekend, locally and out of state!
SPLATTERHOUSE (Domestic Disturbance/Savage Fam) -VA-
Splatterhouse, real name Jon Jon Pilapil, began mixing in 1999, at a time when US Hard House was coming to, what many thought, its end. In order to fuel the fire, he started with mixing, then he taught himself to produce, and after learning the ropes, he was unleashing his sonic style upon the underground in 2001. Soon his talent reached the ears of those with similar agendas such as DJ Tronic (Resistance Recordings CA) and Tom Sawyer (Airplane Clique, OH). Airplane Clique Hard Corps, based out of Cincinnati, OH became his first major DJ affiliation and home of his debut vinyl release. Moving forward into 2005, Splatterhouse's goal is to keep the US Hard House sound alive and push it even further. Now with his unique headstrong style gaining momentum among listeners with each performance, big things await Splatterhouse and his label - Domestic Disturbance.
JASON BLAKEMORE (Life Music) -LA-
With his cutting sharp edge tunes, and with over 20 years of experience as a DJ, Jason Blakemore is truly a west coast favorite!!! Playing with the likes of DJ's such as Doc Martin, Garth, Derrick Carter, Mark Farina, and as well as many others, Jason is sure to leave a strong lasting impression upon our scene. Tribe Radio quoted him as "one of Los Angeles most well known and respected heroes of the underground", and URB Magazine said, "Jason creates his own tribal body music, inspired by equal parts of acid house, dub effects, and ambient sensibilities." Currently Jason is running his own record label, Life Music, which focuses on the very best of Underground House Music, featuring the talents of Huntington Beach's own Natural Rhythm from Earthtones Recordings, and Wally Callerio of Dufflebag Records. Jason has traveled all around the world to share his music, and he truly enjoys creating an energy that you can only experience when he's behind the decks. Make sure to witness his amazing set at ENERGIZED as he tells you a story by creating a groove with the programming of his records, which will have everybody lock in unity on the dance floor!!! Website: www.jasonblakemore.com
DORAN (Fragrant/Rampant Recordings) -LA-
One of LA’s premiere trance DJ’s, DJ Doran is well known throughout the world as a frontrunner in the trance industry. Whether he’s producing ground breaking records, or headlining at huge massive parties, DJ Doran is an American trance superstar. First getting into the electronic scene in early 1989 by attending some of LA's early warehouse parties, he has very much been a part of the scene over the last decade. He has founded several record labels including Slinkey records, and most recently Crush Recordings, he plans to continue producing and innovating the thing we all know as Trance. Welcome one of the best American Trance/Progressive DJ’s to grace LA!!!
THEE-O (Biohazard) -LA-
DJ Thee-O of Los Angeles has always had a love for music and he has been heralded as the most popular and most hardworking DJ in Los Angeles. At his first gig, "Under the Kandyground" in March of 1992, he began building a reputation as one of L.A.'s leading Trance DJs. His following continues to grow in the city of L.A. and beyond, with help from his numerous amount of mix tapes and untiring efforts for the scene he loves. Over the past years, he has spun next to Outkast, Orbital, Underworld, BT, The Orb, Paul Oakenfold, Moby, Aphex Twin, 808 State, Chemical Brothers, Mixmaster Morris, 2 Bad Mice, Carl Craig, Rabbit in the Moon, Juno Reactor, Dave Angel, Loop Guru, Westbam, X-Cabs, The Roots, Atomic Babies and many notable others. He has taken himself to 3 countries, 28 states and over 50 cities. Soon he will be traveling abroad to even more locations to spread his precious sounds.
JASON DEY aka J SPLAT (Phunked Up/Addicted)
With Slamming funky House grooves, Huge floor filling bass lines and a sound influenced by people like: DJ Dan, Donalde Glaude, Bad Boy Bill, DJ Jason Splat brings the noise with a main floor mix of hard funky Progressive House and monster bass line Speed Garage that reminds us all what funk is really about. Jason Splat's diverse DJ sets have enabled him to perform for a wide range of crowds. From small funky Disco club nights of 150 people to huge national bangin massive's with attendance way over 10,000! Jason has shared the stage and rocked with his aforementioned favorite DJs, as well as Heavyhitters DJ Craze, Keoki, Cirrus, Richard Humpty Vission, Dave Aude, and Frankie Bones to name a few. Jason currently spins a Progressive mix of funky and Hard House, mixed with the sound he is known for and has pioneered on the west coast- Speed Garage! Jason Splat is a firm believer of the positive power of celebration, and this free spirited vibe comes across in both his music and his graphics!
DJ 007 (Spy Vs. Spy Rec)
DJ 007 has been mesmerizing the dance floors for over 7 years at events of all sizes and locations. Moving out from the Nu NRG and UK Hard House scene, DJ 007 grew into the dirty sounds of HOUSE. Considered to be the one responsible for bringing Hard Dance to LA, he has played nearly every important show in LA including Nocturnal Wonderland, Electric Daisy Carnival and Audiotistic. 007 also involved himself deeply into the LA rave scene as a respected DJ/Promoter, and the success was born from the UK artists as he flew out to unsuspecting crowds.
DJ WIRES (Fission Records/Addicted)
DJ Wires has been spinning for a little over 5 years now, and has followed his passion from his hometown of Seattle Washington, to Los Angeles California. Wanting to be closer to the major rave scene, CJ moved to Los Angeles about a Year and a Half Ago, and has begun to take the rave scene by storm. He's had several of his mixes broadcasted on HHUK in London, and he even won The Mix of the Month in March of 2004. DJ Wires' smooth mixes and seamless transitions between Trance, Hard Trance, and UK Hard House will make you go from hugging a friend, to screaming with your hands in the air and you wont even know what happened. His sets are ones not to be missed, and are fast gaining reputation in LA.