Nile Rodgers, #Offline Guest of Honor | Celebrate His Legacy: David Bowie – “Let’s Dance” + Join Us @ Output, NYC – Sep 25


For the upcoming September 25 installment of our weekly #Offline party with Q-Tip at Output, we have the extreme pleasure of welcoming legendary musician, producer, guitarist, and songwriter Nile Rodgers as our guest of honor. To celebrate, we’re taking it back to some of our favorite Nile Rodgers tracks in the days leading up to the party.

Today’s tune is “Let’s Dance” by David Bowie. The 1983 track was produced by Nile and also features him on guitar.

September 25′s #Offline will also be featuring the venerable DJ Spinna as our guest on the turntables. Do not miss this night, folks!

About #Offline
Presented by Giant Step and featuring Grammy award-winning music icon Q-Tip as the resident DJ, #Offline is your chance to unplug, unwind, and get down with some undeniable tunes. Treat yourself to the very best in modern and classic music and come enjoy a night that’s previously been attended by Dave Chappelle, Estelle, Sanford Biggers, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Large Professor, and James Poyser, amongst other notable greats!

Event Details
Giant Step Presents #Offline w/ Q-Tip
Special Guest of Honor Nile Rodgers
& DJ Spinna as Guest DJ

Wednesday, September 25
Doors 10PM

Tickets: $15 (advance)
Purchase tickets

74 Wythe Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

#Offline party flyer after the jump

New Remix: The Knocks feat. St. Lucia “Modern Hearts” (Keljet Remix)


MH Keljet Remix

The Knocks partnered up with Indaba Music and Giant Step for a “Modern Hearts” remix contest, and after receiving over 600 submissions from around the globe, the duo has chosen Keljet as the grand prize winner. Download via SoundCloud below.

Keljet is Teun Pranger and Koen Mestrum, two high school friends from Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Multiple Keljet songs have vaulted to the #1 spot on Hype Machine’s “Most Popular” chart, including their remix of The Temper Trap’s “Love Lost” which has had over 2 million plays on YouTube. Apart from the continuous flow of bootlegs and remixes, Keljet released numerous originals on labels as well as free downloads including recent collaborations with several international artists such as X Ambassadors and AVAN LAVA. Check them out on SoundCloud.

NYC: RSVP For New Music Seminar’s Opening Night Party

New Music Seminar is the premiere music conference that predated SXSW and CMJ. Its great mission is focusing on growing a sustainable and better music business that allows the creative cream to rise to the top.

This year, the NMS NYMF will kick off on June 9 with a Red Carpet Event at Webster Hall featuring bands such as 2AM Club, Baby Bee, and The Soul Rebels.

We would love to see you there and thought you would like to come to the opening night party. All you have to do is to click on the invitation to RSVP.

New Music Seminar
Sunday June 9th 2013
NMS New York Music Festival @ Webster Hall
125 E 11th st New York, NY 10003
Doors: 6:30 PM