Frankie Knuckles Memorial Pays Tribute to the Late Great House Pioneer

Bundles of supporters gathered at the Liberty Theater in NYC last night for a touching Frankie Knuckles memorial. Fans and the who’s who of dance music, including Francois K, Danny Krivit, David Morales, Louie Vega, Kenny Gonzales, Tedd Paterson, all joined together to pay tribute.

View Ann Nesby‘s (Sounds of Blackness) grand finale performance of “The Pressure” above and a couple pieces from the program below.

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NYC: King Britt @ Le Bain – October 15

 

Joining the stable of legendary DJs that have already graced our Monday nights at Le Bain (Questlove, Dennis Ferrer, Danny Krivit, Rich Medina, DJ Spinna, Louie Vega and Bobbito Garcia), the incomparable King Britt will be laying down some serious danceable delights for us in about a week and a half!

The multitalented globetrotting DJ known for getting any party live is also a composer and a producer. Britt has remixed and produced an array of artists as well as scored commercials for Rolex and L’oreal Paris.

It should go without saying, but have no doubt – this night will not disappoint.

Event Details
King Britt at Le Bain
Monday, October 15 2012

Doors at 8PM

Tickets: Free with RSVP
RSVP to attend

Le Bain at The Standard
444 W. 13th St.
New York, NY

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Next Step May Winner: Jaidene Veda

 

Finally! Proud to announce our May Next Step winner to be the charming miss Jaidene Veda!

After co-writing and self-produceding three independent albums and two Billboard club singles, this young Canadian lady has already garnered recognition in the underground house community and the international top 40 club scene. Interestingly, Veda got her start in 2000 as an event producer and party promoter, where her audience was already somewhat developed prior to the showcasing of her craft as a singer.

Over the hers, she has worked with an impressive who’s who, including Joe Claussell, Josh Milan, Glenn Underground, Jimpster, the Ananda Project, and Reelsoul.

This past fall saw the released of Jaidene’s debut full length album, Pisces Pendulum, which is an enchanting blend of loungy, jazzy, and soulful deep house sounds, and has been lauded by the likes of DJ Spinna, Danny Krivit, and Kenny Dope.

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Danny Krivit Spins on April 23rd at NYC’s Le Bain

Last month marked a great relaunch of Giant Step’s legendary Monday Nights at Le Bain with Dennis Ferrer and Andre Hommen. Mark your calendars now for quality music and dancing! On April 23rd, Giant Step’s monthly night returns to the 18th floor of the Standard Hotel, with Danny Krivit aka the “King of the Re-edit.”

Click here to RSVP. Entry strictly limited to one person per email.

Monday, April 23rd
Doors Open At : 08:00 PM

Le Bain at The Standard
444 W. 13th St.
New York, NY 10014

 

 

 

 

The Hudson Series Returns with Danny Krivit – September 27

Danny Krivit at Good Units on 9/27/10

It’s back! That’s right folks, the Giant Step Hudson Series is back in action and we are doing it bigger and badder than ever. We have relocated to a bigger space, downstairs at the brand new Good Units at Hudson. We are doing this once a month now so you know it will be legendary in style. Kicking off the series this year is none other than our friend Danny Krivit, on Monday, September 27th. Doors open at 8pm and as always entrance is free but strictly RSVP only.

Listen to the New York legend talk about the art of the edit below. His latest release Edits By Mr. K Vol. 2 is out on Strut Records today, so make sure you snag yourself a copy.

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