DJ Scott Mad Flip
September 29, 2011
Kicking off our Artist Spotlight series are some dear friends of ours from Atlanta, Street Lurkin. Ryan “Oh Snap Kid” Purcell and Lee “Hxllywxxd” Bates have long been ambassadors of the Atlanta underground movement. They took separate paths consisting of nightlife photography and video production, art design, and event promotion, among many other brave endeavors throughout the years. They found their common ground in music production and live DJ performance and soon formed Street Lurkin.
This might sound typical of many successful electro acts who create incredibly catchy, devastatingly funky, melodic electro and dubstep music, but what really separates Street Lurkin is that they are a marketing machine. In less than 2 years of existence they have played and destroyed over 100 events throughout the U.S. including Winter Music Conference, SXSW, and Identity Festival. It also helps that Ryan is co-founder along with Le Castle Vania of one of the southeast’s …
August 24, 2011
The IDentity Festival in our hometown! Atlanta, GA life has now been changed… for the better of course. Dee jays, producers, and all sorts of butterfly-winged, pixie dust-having, bass cone-loving kiddies came to Lakewood Amphitheatre to have a great time and hail all things bass.
The Unique Squared Mobile Studio right next to the stage baby!
The crowd and Steve Aoki – having a good time
The Atlanta crowd knows how to show love to their dee jays
The Crystal Method deciding whether or not to bash a Darth Vader piñata
The answer was yes, they did bash out the Darth Vader piñata
It’s been a great task to bring you guys all the activities from the tour. Stay tuned for our full wrap up of our stops on the IDentity Festival Tour.
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August 17, 2011
ID Festival @ Charlotte, NC – We’re HERE!
Whew – WE DON’T STOP!!
Yesterday we we’re in the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Charlotte, NC for one of the stops at IDentity Festival and MAN, was it a good time. If you needed a full helpings worth of deep bass, great atmosphere, and all around goodness – then you had to look no further.
Festival-goers with light posts going up in flames in the background (ok light posts weren’t really going up in flames)
Le Castle Vania getting the crowd pumped
Thousands of electronica heads infiltrated Charlotte, NC and descended onto the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater to participate in a massive congregation of dee jays, producers, and musicians all with one thing in mind – bang beats hard!
Chemical Brothers and the crowd – Call and response
During our stay we met/saw many of the staple artists in what seemed …
July 28, 2011
The Mobile Studio and The IDentity Festival – bringing the goods
August 16th : Charlotte, NC
August 23rd : Atlanta, GA
August 24th : Tampa, FL
August 25th : Miami, FL
July 28th, 2011 – Unique Squared, with barely a moments rest, will be descending the Unique Squared Mobile Studio onto this years’ IDentity Festival with our very own resident dee jay, Kid Cedek. The Unique Squared Mobile Studio; a state of the art recording studio contained within a massive 45’ tour bus, will meet up with The ID Festival in select cities around the country. The first being in Charlotte, NC on August 16th, 2011.
The IDentity Festival
The IDentity Festival is a who’s who of dee jays/producers, electronica pioneers, and dance music icons, all performing for a music-ravenous crowd the likes of which are some of the most feverish supporters of the electronica genres. With several stages …