Jul
23
rd
2010
First Avenue
Friday
Jul
23
rd
2010
First Avenue

BASSGASM

with MIKE BUCK, Centrific, KEVIN KING and more!

Show Starts

5PM

Ages

18+

Performers


BASSGASM

MULTI-ROOM SUPER DANCE EVENT

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Special Guests


MIKE BUCK

Centrific

If you’ve ever seen Centrific play, then you already know why he’s an artist to be familiar with. If you’ve never seen him play, then you haven’t experienced what the...

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KEVIN KING

JESSE JAKOB

Jesse’s love affair with house and techno began in the mid 1990’s where he began promoting events and DJ’ing in Minneapolis. Most recently though, he was a founding member and...

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Aaron Bliss

Originally from New Orleans, Aaron Hart aka Aaron Bliss has been actively promoting, DJing and performing live PA’s since his move to the Midwest in 1995. His move to the...

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Fleshdiver

Fleshdiver on Myspace

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DJ MIKE HAWK (Chicago)

MC OBLIQUITY

For over 17 years Obliquity has been entertaining the underground electronic music scene from the east to west coast, from Canada to Mexico. Based in the Midwest, Jon Ostroushko aka...

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NATO

NATO/Nate Ostroushko hit the electronic dance music scene of Minneapolis, MN roughly 12 years of ago. Starting by going to small EDM parties listening to 2-Step and Drum N Bass...

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PUNKMASTERTECHS

Make no mistake, he puts the man in manipulate. There is not a whole lot to tell really. I live, work and go to school in Minneapolis, MN. My true...

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REV ZED

Aaron Litschke

Aaron Litschke launched his career from the trenches of the mid-90s Midwest rave scene as both a DJ and promoter. Now an underground veteran, his storied experience fuels his energetic...

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THE MUSE

Cesar Acosta

Inspired by the sounds of Richie Hawtin and and Chris Liebing, Cesar Acosta is one of the fastest up and comers in the Minneapolis techno scene. In only a few...

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Skytree

Skytree has appeared on half a dozen EPs and albums through several labels, compilations shared with the likes of Christ. (ex-Boards of Canada), Bassnectar, Meat Beat Manifesto, Thievery Corporation, Omega,...

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DEEP GROOVES

SIR ROD SMITH

Sovietpanda

Peter Lansky (aka Sovietpanda) is a DJ, promoter and producer in Minneapolis who runs the Too Much Love party at First Avenue every Saturday night. After time spent as an early prominent...

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PHIL GOOD

aka Phil Martinez, founder of Eccentric Beats

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MILOSH

DIRTY DUB

Seamlessly navigating the boundaries between intelligent techno, minimal, and house, dirtydub never ceases to astonish audiences with new sounds and forward thinking musical expression and ideas. Also emerging as a...

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Christian James

Christian James is a House Hold name in the midwest DJ and dance community. Influenced early on by huge sound systems and the community vibe of the underground culture of...

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AV

DJ Econ

DJ Econ aka Brian Noce was first introduced to electronic music in 1992. Influenced by his host brothers and sisters from all over the world. He has been djing for...

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Dirty Talk

Dirty Talk is the hot relatively new formed female DJ duo of the twin cities, featuring Monica Farr & Lucy Luxe. Both female DJs have been playing out for the...

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Kittybump

Kittybump on Myspace

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Disciple

Disciple on MYSPACE

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Tommy Etzi

Tommy Etzi on Myspace

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NANCY CHENG

NANCY CHENG (aka Necronancer) is a DJ working in digital and vinyl mediums. She began her career in Los Angeles in the 90’s and continued advancing while living in Taiwan...

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Heavygrinder

Heavygrinder on Myspace

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Skroller

Creator of the online community Global Psybreaks, Skroller (aka Bryan Spillum) is pioneering exciting new ways to expand your mind and move your body. His constant promotion of the psychedelic...

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Red Alien

Red Alien website

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Dyami

“DJ DYAMI” Dyami Quast of Minneapolis, aka Sidewinder aka Dyami Tsunami has been an advocate, enthusiast and organizer of Arts & Music events since the early 90’s. Dyami, originally from...

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DURBIN

PAUL Z

JOSEPH ALEXANDER

Olee

Olee on Myspace

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NOVABOY

Matt Veloce

Matt Veloce is a disco & funky house producer and DJ in the Minneapolis music scene. Building upon releases on Terrence Parker’s label, Parker MusicWorks, and remix work for Tommy...

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Easyrider

One of the originators of the midwest jungle movement, Easyrider has guided the development of Minnesota’s scene and sounds as part of the infamous Jungle Vibe Collective, the 2step garage...

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DJ JEFF HUNTER

Jeff Hunter was born and raised in St. Paul, Minnesota and while in high school, Jeff heard his first ‘techno’ song. It was ‘James Brown is Dead’ by L.A. Style....

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Lady Sparx

Lady Sparxx has been in the Minneapolis EDM scene for over 10 years. She touched a turntable at a house party that changed her life and DJing has become her...

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Tekfro

Tekfro on Myspace

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Tom Foolery

Tom Foolery on Myspace

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Sovereign Sect

Understanding the importance of creating a live performance that is astonishing and impossible to forget, the members of Sovereign Sect are absolute masters at captivating a crowd and leaving them...

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Keith Mackenzie

Keith Mackenzie on Myspace

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KURT of SUBSONIC

BRIAN K & PETE S

Slamhammer on Myspace

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PAUL DONOHUE

KGN

NICO

MATHSTATIC

Multi-media designer based in Saint Paul, MN re-purposing old technologies and finding interesting uses for new ones. OFFICIAL SITE  ::  MYSPACE  ::  FACEBOOK  ::  TWITTER  ::  VIMEO

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Brace

Brace got his start emceeing in 1995 at the age of 17. Originally dubbed MC Duckshot, his name was immediately changed after he broke his neck in an automobile accident...

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HYDE

Resident MC, Konkrete Jungle MPLS

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DARKSTARR

darkstarR, a denver native has been enthraled by the electronic music scene for over 15 years. 8 years back he bought his first set of decks and since then it...

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DJ WERK

DJ WERK is a professional club and mobile DJ with over 15 years of international experience. Rising from the Chicago Underground House Music scene in the late 80’s, DJ WERK...

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Strangelove

Jay “Strangelove” Tappe has been a near-permanent fixture in the local dance music scene since starting out with Minneapolis ex-patriate DJ Echo back in the late 90s with Down To...

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CHRYSTAL MANN

HotDish

HotDish is both a collaborative of djs (Nate Laurence & J. Matthews) and a Minneapolis-based event crew. HotDish values the diversity of EDM in the Midwest, yet it is our...

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Guy Jean

Guy Jean on Myspace

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DJ ESP WOODY MCBRIDE

Credited with starting the underground techno scene in the Twin Cities, ESP is 4 million miles deep on his Delta Airlines frequent flyer miles. Producer, Promoter, DJ and Party Planner...

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Mike Gervais

Mike Gervais hails from the old guard of Minneapolis. With an ear for technical proficiency and a musical rhythm that spans wide and deep, Gervais has been pushing his sound...

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Christian Bruna

Christian Bruna on Myspace This New York City born and bred dj has been involved with the Techno, Rave, and Drum & Bass way of life since 1991. He started...

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EYES OF DARSHAN

DJ TERRY MULLAN

Terry Mullan, Chicago’s turntablist extraordinaire, turns out dance floors week after week throughout the US and abroad. Any true fan of House Music knows his name, and celebrates his amazing...

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Venue


First Avenue Mainroom

Since 1970

First Avenue is more than just four walls, a soundboard, and a stage; it is the epicenter of live music and entertainment in Minneapolis. Having celebrated its 45th Anniversary in…

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