Combining skill with modernism, and her aptitude for style with ingenuity, Rachael is breaking new ground in the electronic and dance music industries. One of the only female producers on the scene, she feels it necessary to prove herself and work very hard at what she does. "I guess that one of the most important things to me is to not forget why you are doing what you are doing. Take yourself seriously, and other people will too." She says, "In the end what it comes down to is the music, what it is as a whole and how it makes me who I am."
Jan Krueger has been involved in the German techno scene since the mid-90's, doing everything from DJing, to throwing parties, to a recent stint as sales manager at the highly respected distributor Word and Sound. He recently left Word and Sound to focus on his DJ career and Hello?Repeat, the label he started with Daze Maxim. Jan has already made quite a name for himself in Berlin, appearing regularly at Watergate, Panorama Bar, and Club Der Vision
(1) Margot is a duo formed by two Italians guys: Pepe and Giaga. Pepe began his musical experience when he was 14 studying rhythmics, while Giaga took his first step in the music world playing the piano and singing at 14.
At 16 years old, they both got very interested in electronic music and now since more than ten years the two italian producers are working in the best underground clubs in Rimini (Cocoricò, Classic Club and Echoes) and Italy.
Lil Louis is the stage name used by Chicago-born house music producer and DJ Louis Burns. He scored a number of hits on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart in the eighties and nineties, three of which hit #1.
His best known song, "French Kiss," featured vocals by Shawn Christopher and spent two weeks at #1 on the dance chart in 1989. The house track (now considered a classic) features a several-minutes-long breakdown in which the music gradually slowed down in tempo to a complete stop and left nothing but orgasmic moaning from Ms.
Butterfly is an italian eurodance project that released the single
"Salvation" in 1996.
It was produced by F. Pini, P. Grazioli, and Alessandro Zanni. OR Butterfly was a college band from Ann Arbor, Michigan that threw great house parties and had a uniquely funky sound. They were on the local Skillet label, which released their Sound System EP.
Jellybean Benitez , www.myspace.com/jellybeanbenitez , the stagename of John Benitez was born on November 7, 1957. He is a American producer, songwriter, DJ, guitarist and drummer of Puerto Rican decent. He has produced and remixed for such artists as Madonna, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson and The Pointer Sisters among others. As Jellybean Benitez, he as scored hits with "Sidewalk Talk" with peaked at #18 on the Billboard Hot 100, #51 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hops Songs chart and #1 on the Hot Dance Club Songs chart.
Cedric Gervais has been one of the biggest DJs ever to come out of Miami.
Since his arrival from France, he has been a resident at Nikki Beach, Crobar and now he's rocking the terrace at SPACE every weekend.
But Cedric is also making waves all over the world with his productions. Previously known for his track "Burning" and his work with Lenny Kravitz and Duran Duran, his single, "Spirit in My Life" was just released and is already a staple in the sets of all the major DJ's and is off his highlyanticipated debut artist album, "Experiment" for Ultra Records.
Sasse is the stage name used by Finnish electronic music producer Klas Lindblad. Based out of Berlin, Germany since 1999, Lindblad has also recorded under the monikers Freestyle Man, Cocamoto Exclusivo, Morris Brown, Sassomatic, Thirsty Monk and Winston Fletcher. He was also a member of electronic act Mr. Negative. Sasse's base-genre falls into the IDM category but also incorporates the styles of house music, electro, techno, Giorgio Moroder-influenced disco and Italo disco.
Kiko Navarro started working as a DJ in 1990 when he became resident of "Club Luna" in Mallorca, Spain. From that moment on, his interest in music changed radically and he started mixing music but also producing and remixing; which led him to his current professional situation as a Dj, producer and remixer. The music he mixes includes a wide range of new music tendencies always related to House music. He tries to combine the brand new releases (NY, Chicago, UK, etc.