LoveFire.ca Radio premiered with a live broadcast of the stellar new years eve 2012 show “One Night in Elysium” at Avenue Theatre in Edmonton, Alberta. It was quite a party, with 2 stages and some legendary performers.
Let us stroll back into antiquity and fantasy, and relive the myths of the Greco/Roman legacy, let us dance and revel in the heavens of their world….
Listen to a mix by Nada Deva on LoveFire.ca!
One Night in Elysium
Longwalkshortdock esentially started the first time Dave King heard gritty electronic music in early eightys videogames. Strongly influenced by these sounds and melodys, Dave started recording and looping segments as a child. He also got a taste for sampling and recording; Taping segments of his piano practice to fool his parents into thinking he was practicing in the other room. Dave then noticed he was writting his profile in the third person……… After briefly considering the pretentious implications of doing this he decided to continue on with it. After the early years of video game loops, longwalkshortdock went through many years of musical genre infidelity and learned to play many instruments in many styles. After collecting gear, ideas, and collaborators, Dave decided to move from his home town of Calgary to Vancouver to take a degree in sound production and recording. Dave has worked in the studio and played live shows with a host of talented artists. Some highlights include : Playing Live @ Soundwave Music Festival w/Phil Western 04/05, and Opening for Alex Patterson (The Orb) solo @ Soundwave 07….. god i love Soundwave…. anyway, Since then longwalkshortdock has been putting together a large body of work both for album release this year (2008) and for live use in the hopes of creating a positive ear related experience. Also, watch for some remix work, some already available on Beatport.com. Dave also hopes to do some recording and production work for some of vancouvers more talented up and comers like Mike Soviet. Dave then decided that was enough information in the Bio for the time being and decided to stop adding to it right in the middle of typ
Footnote : Did you hear they found him on a cave on the moon? Thats what i heard….
Knight Riderz (Edmonton)
Canada based duo known as Knight Riderz are producing lazer bass bombs in a 12 dimensional world of twisted low frequency induced hip-hop. Releases forthcoming and already out on ESL, Muti Music, True Movement, Seclusiasis, Made In Glitch, Formation UK, and remixes for Thunderball, Freestylers, South Rakkas, Kush Arora, Love & Light, and King Fantastic illustrate only a small fraction of what is in store from the Riderz. Their original work with MC’s Zulu and Juakali define their style with lazer like buzz saw synth work surrounding a thunderous vocal vibe or beautifully intricate melody. Fully equipped with a deadly live performance Knight Riderz are bangin bassbins world wide in 2011.
Born and raised in Vancouver, MykAll followed his father’s obsession with vinyl collecting and music listening. He started DJing and raving in 1997 on Vancouver Island, and once starting there was no way to stop.
Veteran DJ with 12 years of deck experience, he made the leap from vinyl to digital 5 years ago but uses Serato Live to keep the turntables in the mix. He started out playing drum & bass, jungle, downtempo and breaks. These days he’s following the new sounds of UK funky, glitch hop, futurefunk, new house and anything else that falls into the new music feeling.
The Playful Pixies are working towards bringing unique artistic hooping styles to the forefront of the Edmonton scenes and beyond. It is our vision to cultivate artistic communities, to create one of kind hoop dance performances, to captivate audiences with visually stimulating art and dance and showcase these art forms where ever possible. To lead and inspire all that come across Playful Pixies to live their dreams and express their passions through our hoop, to continue to break boundaries, raise questions, and provoke emotions in the hearts and souls of many.
800-855 Space Age
855- 950 Opaque vs. Mistress Mangladesh
1130-100 Long Walk Short Dock w/ Rim Visuals
1-2 Knight Riderz
2- Close OBSRVNT
800-900 Mista Fido
1200-100 Sound Factor
100-200 Wav Occupation
200- Close Nada Deva
Hosted by MC Nineca
Live art by Just Joe Clarke
Tickets @ Foosh 10544 82ave. $20(sold out), $30(sold out), $40
Special out of towner price $30 (with valid id)
*Not Including Greater Edmonton (Parkland, Sturgeon, Lamont, Strathcona, and Leduc County)*
Costume gift prizes
Free Champagne @ Midnight
Raffle for NUMARK IDJ2
Please feel free to dress in your favorite Greco/Roman garb. Prizes to the best dressed.