08-27-2007, 10:55 AM
Friday, September 21 at THE SOCIAL
DOORS OPEN AT 9 p.m.
$10 advance - $12 day of show..
Tickets available at:
The Social Box office (at the Social .. Open 1 - 7 p.m. monday - saturday)
09-06-2007, 10:30 AM
Join us at this month's SOUL DEEP as we present: KASKADE!!!! with opening Local talent LATENIGHT SOCIETY
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2007 at THE SOCIAL
Kaskade Returns to Orlando with a new mix album Bring The Night: on Ultra Records!
Ultra Records,Om Records, Kaskade Music
Kaskade's explosion onto the dance music scene and subsequent rise to top-tier status is not without significance. As Tricia Romano of the Village Voice observed, "In dance music no one ever seems to graduate or ever get promoted, which means that the ability for new DJs and producers to break in the upper ranks is incredibly hard. Kaskade is one of the few who've pushed past the Sashas and the Derricks to get on the A-list." This is so clearly the case that when URB Magazine featured Kaskade on their cover alongside Kanye West's A-Trak and NYC's Tommy Sunshine as the three the most influential DJs in North America today, they explained that "Kaskade is a special breed of house star, one who has increased in popularity over the past few years in an industry where most of the major players have at least a decade (often two) of stardom behind them." That Kaskade has broken rank as well as tradition is a testament of his ability to create music that has succeeded in transcending industry politics and obstinate so-called gatekeepers.
And transcend it certainly has: consistently to the top of the charts. Kaskade's remix of the Pussycat Dolls' "Don't Cha" immediately hit Number One on Billboard Magazine's Hot Dance Music Club Play, as did his remix of David Morales' "Here I Am." His own songs have proven to be just as chart worthy: The single "Everything," a big-room remix off In The Moment made Number One on Hot Music Club Play and went as far as Number Six on Hot Dance Single Sales (another weekly Billboard chart). But it was the single "Steppin' Out" that earned Kaskade wide recognition, far beyond the dance music scene and thanks in no small part to its heavy radio play and commercial licensing, as well as being named to the annual "Top Ten Singles" list by Entertainment Weekly. From Budweiser commercials to MTV's The Real World, the rocker-styled guitar riffs of "Steppin' Out" mixed to a bass-heavy backbeat was contagious in its appeal, and burst open a wholly new and original sound to dance music.
This broad appeal that Kaskade has been able to tap into has not gone unnoticed by the music industry. The accolades and recognition are numerous and include a nomination for "The Borders Award for Best New Artist" in 2004 to being voted number 20 in the "2004 America's Favorite DJ Poll" conducted by BPM Magazine. The San Francisco based magazine, SOMA, summarizes it well: "Kaskade has taken over the scene as one of the West Coast's most sought after DJs."
All this appreciation is not to say that he takes his profession too seriously. "I'm just a guy who loves to produce music, and I'm having a really, really good time doing so. I'm not it in for the ‘scene.' I don't wear shiny sequin shirts and I don't usually hang out in clubs unless I'm going for a specific reason." With his relaxed West Coast demeanor (it's not uncommon for him to show up to a club in flip flops), and his affable personality, Kaskade is an anomaly to the stereotypes often associated with the DJ persona.
Individuality is apparent in Kaskade's personality, and so is the music he produces, which is consistently fresh and discernibly original.
Kaskade Live Video from Tour - Australia
Late Night Society (Romano Arcaini & Just Jason)
Orlando favorite's LATE NIGHT SOCIETY is made up of Romano Arcaini and Just Jason. With Releases on labels such as Tango, Icon, Detour, Nordic Trax, Phobic and Funkfield, Latenigth Society is no stranger to the house game. This year, the launch of their label Tight Recording, was well received by djs from around the world. With more releases to come and an increasingly busy dj schedule, Jason and Romano are making their presence felt. Listen to some of their tracks on their Myspace page. These guys keep busy and don't play around.
Venue: The Social
54 North Orange Avenue
Orlando, FL 32801
Cover: $10.00 - Advance - $12 Day of Show.
Tickets available at the Social Box Office (hrs: 1p.m. to 7 p.m.), Ticketmaster, Ticketmaster locations, Park Ave CDs UCF, and Park Ave CDs.
TWO MORE WEEKS@!!!!
10-04-2007, 09:25 AM
We would like to thank everyone that made it out to Kaskade on September 21. This is our 3rd party with FOUNDATION at the Social. We look forward to bringing you more parties with them.
We would like to first thank Latenight Society, our opening dj's. They did an amazing job of getting the crowd warmed up for Kaskade. Check out their myspace page for future gigs: http://www.myspace.com/latenightsociety These guys will get your bodies moving.
Thank you Kaskade for coming back to Orlando. Orlando loves you. The Social was filled with very excited fans that night who already look forward to your next visit. We had a crowd at 10 p.m. That is not a usual thing in Orlando.
And it wouldn't be a party without a crowd. We would like to thank everyone that came out that night. We hope you had a good time and look forward to seeing you again.
Next up: Hoochie Productions 6 Year Anniversary Party: http://www.hoochieproductions.com/souldeep.htm
see you on the dance floor Orlando,
Some pictures from the night:
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04-29-2008, 02:38 AM
....yeah -- i agree, people are basically getting sick of the same old rock/hip-hop/r&b bullsh*t..... and there is just this big upsurge from a new style coming out of Europe -- best place i've found it so far is a compilation series called 'euro club hits' on itunes -- or check this link: http://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZSearch.woa/wa/advancedSearchResults?albumTerm=Euro+Club+Hits+Vol +
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