Detroit Electronic Music Festival
The Drome collaborated with loudbaby.com and RED the real Hart Plaza was beamed into Second Life for the official DEMF virtual afterparty with various DJs back in 2008
Various virtual events at NewcastleGateshead on Second Life
Viva City streamed live to virtual Newcastle following the successful audio streaming of Little Boots at the Evolution Festival earlier this year. Eliza (The Drome) collaborated with Vector 76 and the event was held at The Cluny in Newcastle and simultaneously on Second Life at Newcastle sim, watch Viva City in Second Life
The Drome live audio and video relay to Nottingham Twestival
The Drome visuals and sounds were projected to crowd in Muse at Nottingham.
Codeworks as part of the Sunderland Software City initiative and sponsered by - NorthernNet The Future of Broadband brought together in one evening specialists from NorthernNet, G-ti, Alcatel-Lucent, IT-PS and Community Broadband Network. Hosted by Brian Condon, a partner in Complexity Groups LLP and board member of Community Broadband Network, the evening was diverse and lively and ended with Q&A panel session fielding questions from both the live audience and virtual world. I'organised for the machinima video and a track to be produced, the links when available will be posted here.
Tyneside Cinema & Pixel Palace
The Drome collaborated to host, organise DJs and video recording (link below) for this live event that took place at the Tyneside Cinema in Newcastle which was simultaneously streamed live into the virtual world of Second Life situated on a newly-opened virtual NewcastleGateshead island developed by a local company, Vector 76.
Congratulations to The Drome's resident DJ & Promotor of Fresh Static, Olaf Quintessa who won DJ of the Month.
Bioni Samp - DJ & Producer
An artist, musician and video maker originally from Leeds and currently resides in London. In addition to live shows around London Bioni also plays at The Drome and features tracks made by producers and labels, he is involved with taking people on a experimental journey into the night. His inspiration started on community and pirate radio and evolved over time into a virtual world. Experimental... his music is constantly evolving through electronic grooves, industrial soundscapes, video matrix's, magnetic distortion, ambient recordings, bass waves and circuit-board rhythms
Web Site -www.bionisamp.infoSecond Life Name - Samp StringStyle - Techno, experimental
Coefficient - DJ & Producer
DJ/Producer of Coefficient / Motogen and also a great previous resident DJ of The Drome.
Web Site -www.coefficient-audio.comSecond Life Name - Robot RecreantStyle - Techno, dark
Great DJ who syndicated his fortnightly show many times to The Drome each Friday with his special showcase.
Website - www.darkfloor.co.ukSecond Life Name - DVNT SnowpawStyle - Varied
Larry Cavelle - DJ & Producer
DJ/Producer from South of England who regularly live around the UK and plays regular sets on W.A.R.M.T.H an internet show united to preserve the integrity of Detroit Electronic Music. Also been a special guest at The Drome on random occasions.
Web Site -www.altaego.orgSecond Life Name - Larry LawksleyStyle - Detroit Techno
Noraj Cue - DJ & Producer
Noraj-Cue productions and collaborator of the FOEM 5th Anniversary at The Basement in Second Life and DJ'd at The Drome
Web Site -www.norajcue.comSecond Life Name - 2ndthoughts BrandoStyle - Tech/Minimal
Olaf Quintessa- DJ
Olaf Quintessa - Founder of Freshstatic and resident DJ of The Drome in addition to co-creator of Virtual Advisor. Often has the odd Italo-House party bi-monthly at The Drome.
Web Site -www.freshstatic.wordpress.comSecond Life Name - Olaf QuintessaStyle - Techno, Electro, Deep House, Italo
RED consisted of DJs Jim Bull, Japhy and Marley Cole based in the South East of England. They hosted many house and techno parties in the Hastings area, showcased at special events around the UK and Europe in addition to their fortnightly residency and mixed reality appearance at The Drome . They first appeared at The Drome back in 2008 introduced by Thinker who owned Alpha Box. where Luke Slater first appeared.
Web Site - www.red313.co.ukSecond Life Name - RED Crazyboi | Detroit GoalpostStyle - Techno, Detroit Techno, House
Sheffield Bleep - DJ
Great DJ and purveyor of bass and bleeps, that said it all so The Drome had to get in contact with him to collaborate in live syndication of his regular radio show hosted on Future Music and DJ at Drome. Also co-creator of Virtual Advisor and now running the highly recommended CPU Records label
Web Site - www.sheffieldbleep.co.ukSecond Life Name - Sheffield NorthmanStyle - Bleeps, Bass, Acid, Techno
Sonic Warriors United - DJs
Denard Henry and Jana Clemen are DJ/Pproducers from opposite sides of the Atlantic who joined forces to develop a fusion of techno, ebm, electro and industrial dance music. Their Sonic Warriors United (SWU) project is a group of producers and djs who are actively exploring and deploying this fusion, and features artists such as Marita Schreck, C-Dex, Floppy and Reade Truth. Their recent tour of Germany and the US included shows at Tresor, Berlin, and the Sommerstart Festival. They hosted a regular DRIFT event at The Drome.
Website - www.sonicwarriorsunited.comSecond Life Names - Denard Alchemi & Jana Hakiu Style - Techno, Rhythmic Industrial, EBM and Electro
Wildtek - DJ/Producer
Wildtek is a DJ/producer and member of Detroit Techno Militia. The Drome collaborated with Wildtek to invite guest DJs from Second Life to his regular Teknology show.Website - http://wildtek.free.frSecond Life Name - Wildtek Tone Style - Detroit Techno
and a few more in the mix...
MetroBoy - Special guest DJ appearance at The Drome, 2009
Sir Real - Special guest DJ appearance at The Drome, 2009
Trevor Wilkes - Special guest DJ appearance at the Drome, 2009
Transient - Guest DJ on special occasions
L i v e P r o d u c t i o n Sets
Noraj-Cue (2ndthoughts Brando)
IONIC Benton (Ionic Benton)
Transmitting Techno (Remus Scorpio / Silver)
Memorical - a C90 style stash of sounds produced by friends known outside Second Life as:-
Radio and Record Labels
MANTIS radio show syndicate to The Drome with SWU Radio
Larry Cavelle presents Alta Ego - special guest at The Drome - up and coming Detroit Techno/Electronica DJ and Producer from the UK, part of the Alta Ego collective.
Larry has performed with artists from all over the globe, including Samuel L Session, Radioactive Man, DJ Stingray, Juan Atkins, Bass Junkie and Dexorcist.
Ben & Lex radio show syndicate to The Drome with Nuskoolbreaks Radio
Robot Recreant aka Coefficient - guest DJ for Teknology Radio show on livesets.com
Robot Recreant [Coefficent] has DJ'd at The Drome on countless occasions, providing us with the finest techno, electro, acid and dubstep sets.
On Saturday 18 April 2009 7pm GMT, Coefficient (Labrynth Records) was guest DJ for Teknology show which is on livesets.com, Coefficient will be selecting a few from the talanted artists signed to Labrynth Reocrds such as Michaelangelo, Ben Gibson, Mike Parker, Sub Space and Telesthesia as well as old and new tracks by UK producers.
Telesthesia (Michaelangelo and Coefficient) - Telesthesia is a new collaboration with Michaelangelo (Labrynth Records boss) which focuses on dark and heavy offbeat rhythms and dense drones for vinyl releases. The first Telesthesia track has just been released and appears on the Time Traveller EP (Labrynth 11).
Sheffield Bleep show guest syndication to The Drome
Simultaneous live broadcast of Sheffield Bleep show on Future Music, special 2 hour Network Records Megamix, a tribute to a seminal label taking you right from post acid to early jungle!
Bowyer Hawks creator and founder of FAC virtual club in Second Life and LAW Recordings and previous DJ guest at The Drome.
Fnoob Inernet Radio Station launched in September 2009 with the purpose of promoting as many underground music DJs, Producers and Labels around the world. Fnoob online radio stages a mixture of up and coming DJs from a wide variety of electronic and underground music genres. Fnoob has syndicated live shows to The Drome featuring Mazyee and Kane 44.
FOEM [Forum of Electronic Music] is a producer/DJ forum where you can place your tracks and mixes for others to be heard. The Drome collaborated with a select few for the FOEM 5th Anniversary party in Second Life.
d-oo-b - Provider of technical advice and machinima in addition to reserve stream resources. Eif has been a long term friend and help :) wo ears __________ d- -b two eyes __________ oo to support your ideas ----------------> d-oo-b (-_o)
Loudbaby - the evolution of intelegent design and original creators of the Detroit Island on Second Life, which was home to The Drome in 2008 to 2009. Loudbaby focus on web design, hosting and development.
Moebiussurfing - Machinma AV Productions
Specialist in machinima, Moebiussurfing have facilitated for The Drome, Vector76 and The Basement to provide quality video productions including FOEM 5th Anniversary, NewcastleGateshead's Pixel Palace at The Tyneside Cinema and others. His other productions include machinima of other great virtual electronic clubs and festivals, Luke Slater in Second Life. Moebiussurfing also helped facilitate the inspiring DROID mixed reality gig featuring Luke Vibert back in February 2008.
Vector76 developed and own NewcastleGateshead on Second Life. The Drome has collaborated on a few projects with Vector76 and continue to bring mixed reality to Second Life.