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SolaZul - Amame - Japan CD Launch Tour
Fukuoka + Tokyo + Osaka

featuring the futuristic crossover sounds of DJ Gerald Belanger (Toronto, Canada)

Fukuoka
Wednesday May 28th @ Epicafe - no cover.
3f-1-21-2 Imaizumi Chuoku, Fukuoka City
21:00 - SolaZul album preview
22:00 - party continues with:
Ichi (Seek / Bassrain)
Hama (Modular / Break Neck)
Katsuo (Molten Beats / d.b.d)

Tokyo
Wednesday June 4th @ Seco Lounge - no cover.
19:00 - SolaZul album preview
20:00 - party continues with:
Ichi (Seek / Bassrain, Fukuoka)
Kez YM (myspace.com/kezym)
Rhythm Droid (Konen)
DJ Kiyama (Shibuya FM)

Osaka
Saturday June 7th @ Zerro - no cover.
Queen's Court Bldg. 1F, 2-3-2 Shinsaibashi-suji
22:00 - SolaZul album preview
23:00 - party continues with:
DJ Symian (Toronto, Canada) plus special guests!!
Co-sponsored by Bloor's

Nature Bliss homepage
SolaZul homepage

Amame CD available instores 5/21/2008 in Japan, downloads available worldwide on iTunes.



past events

Heiki
Saturday Jan 28th, 2006
art bar.gladstone hotel
1214 queen street west
toronto.canada
$5 / 9pm - 3am

Kinder Atom's Heiki will be performing a rare solo live PA along with Minisystem, Arc Lab, Michael Sargent and Ether Mann.
More details here at Vague Terrain





Roy Davis Jr. is out promoting his latest mix-cd from Large:

Jan. 28, 2006 - London UK - The End
Jan. 29, 2006 - Amsterdam - Jimmy Woo
Feb. 3, 2006 - Kansas City - Club Liquid
Feb. 19, 2006 - Denver - Club Vinyl

Roy has signed on with nice+smooth for another original album in 2008entitled "SOUL, RHYTHM AND TECHNOLOGY!" Stay tuned for more details and previews as we hear them!!




Origami
Dec. 31, 2005
New Years Eve, Toronto

In the spirit of community and innovation, the TaskOne and Sumkidz crews team up to produce Origami, a New Year’s Eve warehouse party dedicated to the more organic sounds and experiences of electronic music. The Orgometric room boasts a diverse house and techno lineup that includes live sets by Helsinki’s Karri O. and T.O. tech superstars Adam Marshall and Arthur Oskan, as well as DJs Fatima Camara, Scott Cormier, Shamus Coghlan, Wes Ochitwa, Tom Kuo and a crew set by Wabi’s Nitsuji, Ozawa and Task (pictured). The Geoganic room also comes correct, bringing the rich beats, breaks and dub of Montreal’s Freeworm (live), Telefunk Soundsystem (live), Gerald Belanger, DJ Chocolate, Rollin’ Cash, Gabor, MC Enlight, Jonah K, Splee3kebo & Uncle Dropsi, Michael Lambert and Vancouver’s Bucklee. Adding to the sensory appeal will be full visual environments, artists creating on the spot and free food.

DENISE BENSON Eye Weekly.





Mossyrock are back from the road cuz
that's just where they wanna be.

10/29/05 - halloween @ the bristol grille - BRISTOL CT
10/31/05 - glam-o-ween @ delancys - 168 delancy st (right by the williamsburg bridge) - NEW YORK CITY NY
11/14/05 - bar 4 - 444 7th ave - BROOKLYN NY (w/ lunapad)
1/23/05 - TBA - ALBANY NY
11/24/05 - hemisphere gauche - 221 beaubien - MONTREAL QC
11/25/05 - TBA - PETERBOROUGH ON
11/26/05 - the hooch - 815 queen st w - TORONTO ON (w/ intergalactic faerie funk + more)
12/02/05 - sputnik - 262 taaffe pl - BROOKLYN NY (w/ a northern chorus & the burdocks)
12/10/05 - the poconos - more information soon...
12/15/05 - the pussycat lounge - 96 greenwhich st - NEW YORK CITY NY (w/ the executives, scott alexander, & TBA)



nice+smooth saturdays during oct+nov. 2005 at Babylon
featuring Dj Shine and special weekly guests.
533 Church St, Toronto, 416.923.2626



Stop by and visit us at The Clothing Show on:
Saturday, Sept. 17th, 2005 - 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday, Sept 18th, 2005 - 11 am - 6 pm
$8 admission. Automotive Building CNE, Toronto.

All clothes and music on sale!!





Mossyrock are still on the road promoting
their debut CD 'The Zero To One Sessions'. Don't miss them!

[the zero to one tour - northeast]

08/23/05 - the bath skate park - 26 summer st - bath ME
08/24/05 - new england area (tbc)
08/25/05 - rudys - 372 elm st - new haven CT
08/26/05 - the storm cellar - 13455 mcmullen hwy - baltimore MD
08/27/05 - coffee blue - 1000 main st - belmar NJ
08/28/05 - 169 bar - 169 broadway - nyc NY @

past dates;
07/30/05 - the enoch pratt free library (wheeler auditorium) - 400
cathedral st - baltimore MD - 2:00pm
08/01/05 - record release party #1 - bar four - 444 7th ave- brooklyn NY
08/02/05 - our album is released - worldwide
08/03/05 - record release party #2 - chuck e cheese -
atlantic center brooklyn NY
08/04/05 - voxpop - 1022 cortelyou rd - brooklyn NY
08/05/05 - the knitting factory - 74 leonard st - manhattan NY
08/06/05 - z:lounge - 2108 east carson st - pittsburgh PA
08/07/05 - wumc 88.1fm - third rail radio - baltimore MD
08/08/05 - silk city - 5th & spring garden - philadelphia PA
08/09/05 - cafe nine - 250 state st - new haven CT
08/10/05 - broadway joes - 3051 main st - buffalo NY
08/11/05 - the e:bar - 41 quebec st - guelph ONT
08/12/05 - record release party #3 - IV Lounge 326 dundas st w. toronto ONT
08/13/05 - outdoor festival - (location tba day of) - barrie ONT
08/15/05 - the casbah - 306 king st w - hamilton ONT
08/16/05 - the sapphire room - 137 hunter st w - peterborough ONT
08/17/05 - the scherzo - 207 wellington st - kingston ONT
08/18/05 - ottawa ONT (tbc)
08/19/05 - montreal ONT (tbc)
08/20/05 - radio bean - 8 n winooski st - burlington VT
08/22/05 - new england area (tbc)



Roy Davis Jr. is making his way back to Canada.....

Aids Calgary Benefit, Epcor Centre For The
Performing arts, Calgary Alberta, Sept. 10, 2005.
Miami Florida, House Music Festival, Nov. 26, 2005




Friday July 29th, 2005
Teknostep plays the most excellent weekly event Synchro
along with residents Denise Benson and Andrew Allsgood.

As always at Andy Poolhall 489 College Street, Toronto - 416.923.5300





August 11.05
SolaZul
CD Release Party as part of the MOVIEMENTO festival
also featuring SOUTHBOUND
DJ MEDICINE MAN [No Man's Land CIUT, 89.5 fm]
DJ MARCUS VISIONARY and DJ GERALD BELANGER

Lula Lounge 1585 Dundas W. Toronto
Door $10 @ 8pm Concert @ 9:30pm
For Information and Dinner Reservations call 416 588-0307
CHECK lula.ca and smallworldmusic.com






Roy Davis Jr. is still travelling the globe.....

Dallas Texas
Saturday August 6, 2005

Q,Bar Bangkok
Thursday August 11, 2005

Seoul
Friday August 12, 2005

Hong Kong
Saturday August 13, 2005







DJ Gerald Belanger brings the Canadian vibes to Japan.

July 4th, 2005
World Expo in Aichi, Japan
Multimedia presentation and DJ set @ the Canadian Pavillion
Part of the Canadian Electronic Music Mission at Expo 2005.
Read the International Trade Canada Press Release: English French
AEmusic Press Release: Japanese (.doc file)

Info on the offical Japanese Expo site: Expo 2005

Updated info on the Canadian Government website: This week at ExpoJuly 9th, 2005
DJ set at Club Loop in Tokyo, Japan
Virgo Vibes #66 with resident DJ's SHIBATA, NEEMURA, SHIMA.
Doors 22:00, admission 2500 (1D) at the door / 2000(1D) with flyer.
address: 2-1-13-B1 Shibuyaka - Tel: 03-3797-9933

Sunday July 10th, 2005
Beats, Breaks & Culture: Toronto Electronic Music Festival
Harbourfront Centre (235 Queens Quay West.), Toronto.

Teknostep @ 3pm
Dj Shine @ 5pm
Both will be performing at the licensed outdoor Long and McQuade Lounge. Free entry all weekend, tonnes of great music!!!




Babylon's Annual Pride Party
4 days of Toronto's best electronic music
June 23rd-26th, 2005

Friday, June 24th
nice+smooth night featuring
Gerald Belanger and a live set from
Dj Shine, plus resident DJ Amir Ebrahimnia (technofunk.ca).

Sunday June 26th
Teknostep
Dj Shine
Amir Ebrahimnia (technofunk.ca)
Greg Goldsack
Tim Selfhim
Matt Gracie
Marc de Breyne
plus surprise guests!!

Babylon 533 Church St, Toronto, 416.923.2626
Three floors of hip and funky ambience and over 250 great martinis!





nice+smooth clothes+music will be at The Clothing Show on:
Saturday, May 14th, 2005 - 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday, May15th, 2005 - 11 am - 6 pm
$8 admission. Automotive Building CNE, Toronto.




Friday, May 20th, 2005
an evening of nice+smooth house music
in celebration of the brand new CD & 12" release:
breezy beats + sunny breaks

Taking place at Room 471
471 Richmond St. W. (416 - 703 - 6239)
doors open 10 pm, licensed event (19+)
admission is only $5.00

the night will feature live pa's and dj sets
from nice+smooth recording artists:

stephane 'teknostep' vera
heiki
jason 'dj shine' spanu
gerald belanger
plus Friday night resident DJ
Gio

CD and Vinyl in stores May 31 worldwide (July 2nd in Canada).
More details and mp3 previews at: nicesmooth.com/breezy



nice+smooth clothes+music will be at The Clothing Show on:
Saturday, September 18th, 2004 - 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday, September 19th, 2004 - 11 am - 6 pm
$8 admission. Automotive Building CNE, Toronto.








Roy Davis Jr. - Water For Thirsty Children Release Parties:
:

June 11, 2004 "Sound" @ Stealth London
June 13, 2004 Rise Denver
June 17, 2004 The Apartment (APT) New York City
June 23, 2004 The Upper Club Montreal
July 17, 2004 Sunnyside Pavilion Toronto
July 24, 2004 Vellare Night Club El Paso Tx
July 30, 2004 Live PA with Terry Dexter @ Remedy San Franciso




nice+smooth nights

For 2 years from May 2002 until August 2004 on the first Thursday of every month, nice+smooth nights at Nasa featured live performances and special dj sets from all the freaks flying the smooth flag: kinder atom, dj shine, dj freedom, teknostep, the oscillate crew, aris, visionary, chromosphere, c-fen and special surprise guests: playing the best in deep step, drum n' house, tech-wave, broken electro and nu-funk. It was fun, thanks to everyone for making this night possible!



OM 2004
June 18-21 near Bancroft Ontario.
CatchKinder Atom live on the Sumkidz stage this year, as well as hundreds of other dj's and pa's. Drop by and visit the nice+smooth booth in the vending area, we'll be selling music and merchandise from many of the performers at the festival.



NEW YEARS EVE @ Modesto

482 Queen Street West
Party starts @ 10:00
No cover although we will be
accepting Pay What You Can
donations for the Red Cross.
Last call is at 3:00am.

DJs Jocelyn D - Rinse/CDI/Oscillate -dnb/jungle
Queensyze - Tune Inc./CDI/Ganja Smile - dnb/jungle
Code Blue - Tune Inc./Ganja Smile - dnb/jungle
(w\ MCs Dexy G, Soopa D)
Danejarous - Palmsquad (Ottawa)- hip hop/reggae++
Ryan Daum - (aka Magic Marker) - techno
Gerald Belanger - Nice + smooth - broken beat
David Florida - Fresh (Ottawa) - dnb
There will be free hors d'oeuvres,
party favours and champagne toast @ midnight.

www.jocelyndee.com

dub<<< >>>electro fuzion party
fri<<< >>>december 12 2003
Suhanapresents KINDER ATOM live! plus dj's Chocalate, David Judah, Friendly, Drumatix and Freakdriver. $6 cover, doors at 9pm with smoke free spaces, vegan edibles, organic drinks, other pleasurables. Super Sprouts 720 Bathurst Street, Toronto






special event: thursday september 4th, 2003:

maeko and jason's techno stag
they're like, totally getting married!

featuring special guest dj's
st. pete + gio + fabian palmer
+ residents teknostep + gerald belanger
+ surprise dj's popping out of cakes

coming october 2nd:
nice+smooth clothes
fall 03 launch party.

introducing our fall 03 collection
and a preview of spring 04.

with special guests
dj danii (mistress of the breakbeat cologne, germany)
dj tanyao-k (bitslounge.com)
dj shingo

nice+smooth nights resident
dj gerald belanger.

live funky jazz with
the suzana da camara band.

nice boys+smooth girls.
www.nicesmoothclothes.com




Roy Davis Jr
Past Tour Dates

7/25 Live PA set at Yellow with "Soldiers of Universal Love" - Tokyo Japan
7/30 Dj Set "Club Zouke" - Singapore
8/02 Dj Set "ClubSi" - Kuala Lumpur
8/08 Dj Set "Club Tool" - Seoul Korea
8/22 Dj Set "Mad Bar" - Toronto Canada
8/31 Dj Set Park Event - San Diego CA.
9/12/03 Dj Set "Urban Well" - Vancouver BC

April 9, 2004 "Night Town" Rotterdam
April 10, 2004 Weetamix Geneva Switzerland
April 15, 2004 "Zubar" (Dallas)
April 16, 2004 "Club Six" San Francisco
April 17, 2004 "Club Sonar" Maryland
April 23, 2004 "Club Onyx" San Diego
April 25, 2004 "City Sessions" @ Falcon
April 29, 2004 "Slicks" Chicago IL
May 8, 2004 "Parade" @ Nation annexe Liverpool
May 14, 2004 Boat Party San Diego
May 15, 2004 "Varsity" Club Baton Rouge LA
May 21, 2004 "Club Prive' Tallinn Estonia
May 22, 2004 "Par Spb" St. Petersburg Russia







DJ GERALD JULY 12-19 in .DE + .CH

Sat July 12 - Zurich
Liquid Nights @ Moods im Schiffbau / www.moods.ch
plus mad b [mute.ch], alex [tensionstate.com], mc stb [mute.ch]
www.mute.ch

Mon July 14 - Konstanz
Relaxed Clubbing @ Rheinterrasse
www.relaxed-clubbing.de

Wed July 16 - Dusseldorf
WednesdayBreaks @ Unique Club
with mc my-t (combination records),
www.wednesdaybreaks.de

Sat July 19 - Braunschweig
Summer Festival @ The Braunschweig School of Art
with dj Sci
www.scopeplugin.de






nice+smooth, Small World and Oscillate present:

HEART BEATZ
Friday February 14th, 2003
Surface (below Roxy Blu), 12 Brant Street, Toronto
$12 at the door before midnight, $15 after
Licensed 19+ Doors open @ 10pm

SMALLWORLD CHILL BEATZ
Rapoon live (UK)
Kinder Atom live
Medicineman
Greg Clow

OSCILLATE DnB BEATZ
dj Spinz
K2
Oblio
Jocelyn D
Freedom



RAPOON is the work of prolific multi-media artist, sound explorer, and notorious UK ambient gangster Robin Storey. His output is nothing short of phenomenal, having released 44 CD's since 1992 as Rapoon through various labels in Europe and North America, and an additional 24 releases under his prior incarnation zoviet*france. As a painter, print-maker, and visual artist his work has been exhibited in major galleries all over the world.

His recordings are filled with exotic blends of electronically manipulated sounds and off-world rhythms using tablas, wooden drums, metal drums, pipes, flutes, didgeridoos, guitars, sitar, kelimbas and various other odds and ends. Rapoon's work is infinitely sublime and infinitely sensuous. Literally metabolic alchemy, it negotiates the open spaces of sacred history, drawing upon Indian ragas, Arabic prayer calls and African rhythmic whispers.

Recently he has been heavily involved with the downtempo/ambient scene, performing regularly through all of Europe and releasing the beat-heavy disc RAPOON vs. KINDER ATOM through highly respected Vienna label Klanggalerie.

Visit www.pretentious.net/rapoon for more detailed information.
Check here to listen to mp3 samples of Rapoon's music.




KINDER ATOM - LIVE AT MIDEM
along with Mark Doyle of Hed Kandi and The Lazy Boyz
Wed, Jan 22 2003 at Le 7, Cannes France.







Visionary vs. Division One
'Global Clash'


TORONTO CD RELEASE PARTY
Sunday Dec. 1st, 2002
Milano - 325 King St. W. (at John Street)
Doors open at 9pm, admission $5, licensed 19+

featuring dj's: MARCUS VISIONARY
plus GERALD BELANGER
and residents SLIP & SLIDE
with MC CADDY CAD
presented by oscillate productions and liquid funk sundays.
media sponsors: rinse magazine, torontojungle.com, tribe.ca, ckln.fm




Montreal Quebec
Saturday, December 14th 2002
Kracked Knuckles-IDJ presents
Oscillate In Da Jungle
.
10$ at the door, location tba 24 hours in advance
info at 514-401-6774 - mtlidj@hotmail.com
all-night long intimate drum n'bass sequence.

In Da Jungle no.11 welcomes;
GERALD BÉLANGER(Oscillate,nice+smooth,kinderatom.com,T.O.),
DJ FREEDOM (Oscillate,metrobreaks.com,T.O.),
K2 and OBLIO (Oscillate,Somedrumfunk,T.O.) +
IDJ residents D-JOOS (Kracked Knuckles,IDJ),
GALAKSY (aka Sebastard,Freak Addiction Krew,IDJ),
ACCOMPLICE (Cognitive_Vibe,USR,IDJ) and
AXIONFIGGA (The High Commission,IDJ)






CANADA NIGHTS IN AUSTRIA 2002 with DJ SHINE vs. TEKNOSTEP

nov 15th - "la boum deluxe" interview + dj set-21:00 FM4 vienna
nov.15th - massiv/vienna
nov.16th - postkutsche/mattsee
nov.17th - rhiz/vienna
nov.18th - radio interview + dj performance on orange, vienna
nov.20th - r'amien/vienna
nov.21st - vipers/graz
nov.22nd - couch club/innsbruck
nov.23rd - boogaloo/pfarrkirchen




Oscillate Recordings & The Reverb presentE/b>
MOONRAKER ELive! (New York, NY)


Sunday September 29th, 2002
with special guests:
INVICTUS ELive! (Toronto, ON)
K2 & OBLIO (Oscillate, somedrumfunk)





Doors open @ 9pm (Moonraker goes on @ 10:30pm)
$7 at the door - Licensed 19+
The Reverb E651 Queen Street West


To hear samples of Moonrakers latest EP be sure to check out their website at moonrakermusic.com






RELEASE
Oscillate Productions: 2002 JUNE 29 SATURDAY
Venue: IV Lounge, 326 Dundas W. 416.593.5105
Toronto ON 19+ $5 cover 10pm-3am


Smooth DnB, Assorted Chill Beats
D-Joos (IDJ, Kracked Knuckles), Montreal
Vise + Ist (Intimate, In Yer Ear, Eastern Bloc)
K2 & Oblio (Oscillate, somedrumfunk)
Jocelyn D (torontojungle.com, Oscillate)

Broken Beats, Hip Hop & Nu Jazz on the patio
Gerald Belanger (nice + smooth, CKLN, Oscillate)
DJ Wigs (Salad Gold, chronic soundsystem)
Jayzer (Altered Beats)
David James (Cobalt)




Teknostep
Music For Short Attention Spans


Montreal CD Release Party
Friday June 21st
Jingxi - 410 Rachel E.
$6 doors open 9pm
Featuring an exclusive live performance from Stéphane "Teknostep" Vera,
plus vocalist SKYLA J,br>with guest DJ Phil Larochelle
with guest DJ Phil Larochelle
www.frogasmic.com

Quebec City CD Release Party Saturday June 22
Frankies - 48 Cote de la Fabrique
$5 doors open 9pm
Featuring an exclusive live performance from Stéphane "Teknostep" Vera,
plus vocalist SKYLA J,br>with guest DJ Phil Larochelle
with guest DJ Phil Larochelle
www.frogasmic.com

TEKNOSTEP Toronto CD Release Party Wednesday May 15th

Gypsy Co-Op 817 Queen Street W. Toronto 416.703.5069
Free before 11:30 $3 after, $10 with CD.
A night of deep, bumpin' beautiful beats, featuring a special 2-hour live performance from Stephane "Teknostep" Vera, along with vocalists Skyla J & Trevor Alman, plus guest musicians Aria & DJ Shine. Spinning are Glide residents Andrew Allsgood and Denise Benson, plus nice+smooth's Gerald Belanger.
Presented by Glide Wednesdays, Fusion 3 and CKLN.

TEKNOSTEP Ottawa CD Release Party Sunday May 19th
Mercury Lounge 56 Byward [upstairs]- phone: 613.562.4034 - Cover $6

Featuring an exclusive live performance from Stéphane "Teknostep" Vera,
plus special guest RISE ASHEN.






Converge
Saturday March 23, 2002
IV Lounge (326 Dundas Street West)
$5 Cover, 19+ licensed event

Featuring Toronto legend DJ Medicine Muffin, longtime host of the Rinse Out show on 88.1 CKLN FM as a special guest, this night will help you start the new season off right. Also on the bill are Gerald Belanger (nice + smooth/CKLN); DJ Chase (tempaural); K2 (Oscillate/Somedrumfunk); Oblio (Oscillate) and Jocelyn D (TorontoJungle.com/Oscillate).

As always cover is only $5.








DJ SHINE "THINQUE" CD RELEASE PARTY

Thursday Nov. 15th @ ARIA
457 Richmond St. West, Toronto
Free before 11:30 - $8 after
Live PA from Shine plus special guest Stephane 'Teknostep' Vera, and Taboo Thursday residents Jonathan David and G. Money.

Montreal live appearances just announced:
Friday, December 21 @ Jingxi, and also spinning
that night on the Musique Plus dance show "Bouge!".






DJ GERALD IN GERMANY/SWITZERLAND/AUSTRIA/HOLLAND
JULY 6 - SEPTEMBER 1, 2001

DJ Gerald Belanger makes his way back to Europe to test the dub-plates
of METROBREAKS VOLUME 4, as well as nailing down the final details of
an upcoming mix-CD release on the label featuring all German d&b artists.

July 6 - germany ravensburg douala - douala.de - subversion
july 7 - germany konstanz contrast - subversion
july 8 - switzerland thun mokka
july 9 - germany konstanz rheinterrasse planet rock
July 11 - vienna the rhiz - rhiz
july 14 - germany ulm mahatma - nme click session
july 20 - germany braunschweig brain
july 21 - germany hamburg drei d. @ hafenklang - nitestylez
july 28 - germany speyer summer sessions - vibration music
aug 1 until aug 10 - holland rotterdam - resident dj/promoter for the m.s. stubnitz
aug 11 germany cologne basswerk sessions
aug 16 germany cologne popkomm nice+smooth night at jugendpark
aug 24 germany hamburg yoko mono
aug 25 germany berlin steppaz convention
aug 28 germany stuttgart club switzerland
sept 1 switzerland basel junglestreetgroove




OM SUMMER SOLSTACE FESTIVAL - location tba
JUNE 15 - 17, 2001

DJ's Freedom and Gerald Belanger light up the Sumkidz stage sometime after midnight
on Saturday the 16th at this amazing 3 day outdoor gathering. omfestival.ca





KRUDER & DORFMEISTER - The Warehouse
FRIDAY JULY 6, 2001

Freedom rocks out in the sideroom while Shine does a live pa in the
mainroom before k&d hit the stage. This is an
alienInFlux and milk co-production and will be the party of the summer no doubt.
milkevents.com




JUNE 02, 2001 INTIMATE PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS
INTIMATE SESSIONS 2.1: NO STRUKTURE

Featuring the debut North American DJ performance of THE GREEN MAN, highly respected drum and bass producer from Cologne, Germany.

June 2nd, 2001>>Club Surface>>12 Brant Street (under Roxu Blu)
9pm-3am >> 19+ >> $10 cover all night
Visit: www.intimatepro.com >> Info Line: 416.544.3502<

Lineup

Room One: Strictly for those who appreciate the more intense and physical styles and sounds of the jungle.

DJs:
The Green Man (Basswerk Records, Cologne Germany)
Stranjah (Criminal Beatz, Flex Records, Toronto)
Mystical Influence (Vinyl Syndicate Recordings, Toronto)
Kinetic (Intimate, KickIt, FDCO)
Vise + ist (Intimate, InyerEar, Toronto)
Terra (Intimate)
Hosts: nai + Stryk

Room Two: Designed for those who appreciate the smoother, deeper, more social side of the drum&bass spectrum.

DJs:
Wishmaster + MC Wizard (Gamma Ray Records, Toronto)
Gerald Belanger + DJ Freedom (nice+smooth, Metro Breaks, Toronto)
Eric Miles + DJ Doublecross (Intimate, Toronto/London/ON)
Parallel Park (Toronto)
SE7EN + Lathargix (Intimate, Toronto)

Vocalists:
Sunya
Little C.

Background:
From primal and raw to sophisticated and smooth, Intimate Productions has delivered truly different experiences over the past 18 months by drawing upon the widest variety of styles, performers, and venues possible. One challenge remains unfaced: unifying it all under one roof.

Present Scenario:
Intimate Productions invites you to join us on June 2nd, 2001 for No Strukture. This unique event was created specifically to incorporate both the toughness of hard edged dancefloor jungle and the uplifting vibes of Drum&Bass in a new, stylish two room environment. Leave your jackets and preconceptions at home, and come fully prepared to celebrate alongside some of the best production and DJ talent that Toronto has to offer as we officially bring in the summer of 2001 in true Intimate style.

Sponsors: CKLN, nice+smooth, Basswerk, FDCO, InYerEar Records, Torontojungle.com, Tribe Magazine
















DJ FREEDOM LIVE IN MONTREAL

BOUNCE

TUESDAY JANUARY 30th @ Montreal's "Best Club Night" (as voted by readers of Voir)
inside the beautiful Tokyo Bar 3709 St. Laurent - cover $5 - phone 514-842-6838

FREEDOM IN TORONTO!! JAN 17th - 20th

GLIDE
Wednesday January 17th @ Gypsy Co-op, 817 Queen St. W. No cover.
A chilled-out lounge with fireplace and a laid back set from
Amanda and residents Denise Benson and Andrew Allsgood.

LIVE NETCAST!!!
Friday January 19th 10pm-10:30pm (eastern standard time)
Catch Freedom spinning on the debut episode of U8TV's new dance show 'House Party'.

LIVE INTERNATIONAL TV APPEARANCE!!!
Friday Jan. 19th @ approx. 9:15 - 9:30pm
Cable music TV station MUCHMUSIC will feature a brief set and interview from Freedom on their dance
show 'Electric Circus', broadcasting in dozens of countries! (also on in southern Ontario on CITY-TV)

Turbo Niteclub
Friday January 19th Licensed 19+ DJ Freedom spins a guest spot along with the resident
Vinyl Syndicate crew at Lifeforce Fridays. 360 Adelaide St. W.


THE BEACH PARTY!
Saturday January 20th 2001 10pm - ???
Tickets are $19 in advance and more at the door. All ages, licensed area with ID.
Info line number is 416-202-8844. Presented by Sourkee, Tantrum and Bite the Bullet.

Headlining will be DJ Freedom
MC's for the night will be: MC JD, Friendly Man, MC Blade and MC Gobstopper




DID SOMEBODY SAY THROWDOWN?
Friday November 17th, 2000 @ The Weave, 330 Dundas St. W. Toronto Drum & Bass for the musically inclined featuring DJ's MARCUS, K2, OBLIO and GERALD B. $5 at the door, 19+




METRO BREAKS NXT LEVEL
If you are in the southern Ontario region, come check the intimate release party we're having for the new METRO BREAKS NXT LEVEL cd on Thursday October 19th at Nasa, 609 Queen Street West, featuring NEMESIS (aka Dave Whalen of Visionary) with DEMONBASS live, plus dj'ing will be Bernard Strange along with Andy B andGerald Belanger. Tix are $5 and doors open at 9pm.
check some photos and a review of the party from eye.net




The 1st Annual Dance Music Conference
Saturday, September 2nd, RNB + Junior Palma present 5pm - 10pm at The Sunnyside Pavillion 1755 Lakeshore Blvd. West, Toronto. Info line 416.760.3182 nice+smooth will have a little table there so come by and say hi




"I have returned!"
Gerald Belanger returned to dj through Austria, Germany + Switzerland + Holland from June to August 2000. All the shows rocked of course, but the gigs with Ulm's MC MARVELLOUS MARVIN were off the hook!

the tour schedule and some of our lovely hosts
30.06.00 offensheim open air 01.07.00 ch- bad bonn kilbi 02.07.00 ch-thun mokka 05.07.00 d-hamburg meanie bar 06.07.00 d-berlin maria am ostbahnhof fuckparade 09.07.00 d-lubeck the m.s. stubnitz 13.07.00 d-stuttgart le fonque 14.07.00 d-konstanz spiegelhalle 15.07.00 d-ravensburg douala 24.07.00 h-amsterdam the greenhouse effect 25.07.00 h-amsterdam absinthe 02.08.00






OM Festival!
DJ Shine is performing a live PA along with DJ Gerald Belanger at this year's OM Festival, a beautiful outdoor event near Toronto June 16-18th.






"MMM!"
nice+smooth, fusion III, 'Soleil' Fridays & CKLN present a KINDER ATOM CD & vinyl release party Friday May 12 at the Fez Batik 129 Peter St. Cover is $5, doors open at 9pm.
DJ's: Gerald Belanger, Greg Clow, Denise Benson and Sassa'le plus live performances by Kinder Atom and Directions.






undercover
friday november 12th 1999 featuring kinder atom (toronto, you know) dj freedom (you know again) locals: hitman, dj p, shaggie (dB res), sleepwalker (dB res), j k-os, revolution and artimus
10pm - 8am all ages event licensed area w/proper id drink specials before midnight $8 with id, $10 without upstairs @ seamus o'brien's 29 dunlop street east, barrie ontario info: 705 321 2837






THE CONNECTION
FRIDAY OCTOBER 29 - A CKLN FUNDFEST '99 EVENT!!

4 rooms, 10 turntables, 26 dj's, 1 radio station. Roxy Blu 12 brant street admission $10 doors open at 9pm licensed 19+ DJ's
grooves: jason palma (movement), amita & zahra (masala mix), sweet p (good times, uk), denise benson (tommygrl), mike tull (bump n'hustle), gani (milk)
house: richard brooks (RNB), abacus (guidance records), kc (loungin'), kj (soul fusion express), joe rizla + trini (fear edit), shine (klublife)
hip hop/jungle/reggae: circle research, dj x (propane), darryl alize murray (propane), medicine muffin (rinse out), tigger (pure darkness), chocolate (chicks dig it)
phunkeee beatz: oblio (cfru), lex (legion of green men), polyphonic (soundsphere), gerald belanger (nice+smooth), sudeep (straight out the box), pype (moerpype)

All proceeds from this fundraising event go towards purchasing new dj equipment for CKLN's on-air studio in the basement of Ryerson University.

Fundfest is CKLN's annual on-air pledge drive, taking place from October 22nd to the 31st. Make a pledge for 'your concious connection' at the event, or call (416)598-8810. Also check us online at http://ckln.sac.ryerson.ca

This event is presented and supported by;
hotstepper, 52 inc, remg, ritual, beta/alien Visitation, milk, movement, tommygrl, propane, chicks dig it, nice+smooth, soundsphere, klublife, roxy blu, r'n'b and dj depot.






A Thanksgiving Electronic Music Festival
Saturday October 9th, 1999 Infoline 416.760.3132
The event will take place on a farm 35 minutes north of Toronto in Tottenham in a brilliant 100 year-old rustic barn.

*massive bonfire
*sweatlodge
*corn roast, seasonal vegetables + pumpkin pie
*motion picture artistic lighting
*light sculptures
*camping is welcomed
DJ's will team up on 4 decks + 2 mixers
Algorithm, Lotus, Ali Black, Richard Brooks, Lex, Eric Downer, Bryan Falling, Tyler Kerr, Lazy Ray, Blotto, Polyphonic, Aria, Chocolate, Circle Research, Pype, Gerald Belanger

Designed and promoted by Justin of Alien Visitation/Beta, in association with OM, RNB, Building Blocks, Fukhouse, Chicks Dig It, Soundsphere, Post Contemporary and Nice+Smooth.


Tix. $20 available at the regular locations. Carpools and bus info also available at 416.760.3132






Free + Easy Wandering
A Cute Red Newt presentation
Toronto, Sept 11 - featuring DJ's Gerald Belanger + Freedom, plus Sabrina, Polyphonic, Vulvalux, and KF. Info line 416.763.9046






nice+smooth ultramedia, alien visitation, soleil fridays and ckln 88.1 fm present:
THE METRO BREAKS 99 RELEASE PARTY + TOUR KICKOFF
HAPPENING AT THE FEZ BATIK 129 PETER STREET ON FRIDAY JULY 23, STARTING AT 9 PM, TICKETS ONLY $5 AT THE DOOR. CD'S + DOUBLE LP ON SALE AT THE SHOW! LIVE PERFORMANCES BY:
VISIONARY (sonix music, vinyl syndicate), SHINE (klublife, nice+smooth)

DJ PERFORMANCES BY:
DENISE BENSON (doy, tommygirl, ckln),FREEDOM (chicks dig it, nice+smooth), MARCUS (sonix music, the prophecy ciut), TIGGER (pure darkness), LAZAR NESIC (fo21), DON RENKS (delerium), GERALD BELANGER (kinder atom, nice+smooth, ckln)

Join some of Toronto's top DJ's and producers for a night celebrating the multitude of flavours and styles unique to the mega-city drum n' bass scene.






Kruder&Dorfmeister direct from Vienna Austria in their first North American tour.
*friday march 12, 1999 - presented by alien Visitation, ckln-fm and nice+smooth
*Location: Roxy Blue. (#12 Brant St. one block west of King and Spadina onthe north side)
*Also Performing : Denise Benson, Gerald Belanger and Polyphonic
*FOR MORE INFO CALL: 416-760-3132 *Licensed event. must be 19+
*Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door