The one like Rubix is at the helm to start June off right! Opening set by Fes (EC Army | BMC). Visuals by Bonk. Cover $5 before 11pm, $7 after.
Elements is doing something a little different this year for Together Festival week. Rather than bringing in an out-of-towner, we are shining the spotlight on some of our stellar Boston talent. We’ve got a wicked lineup of 7 DJs for our ever popular Throwdown! This is a fast moving 7×2 tag team set that goes all night. Here’s the lineup:
Rubix (Elemental Compounds, LTD, RareForm Productions)
The MadMauritian (Blue Boy Productions/Proplydz, Music Ecology)
FDOT (MIA Northeast, Cycle)
Exploding Heart Technique(EHT) (0110 Audio)
Fig (Tight Crew, Sonic Beating)
Cross Chatter (Elemental Productions)
Cover $5 before 11pm, $7 after
DJ Dazee hasn’t played in Boston since she rocked the house at Jungle Roots back in 1998. This will be her long awaited first appearance at Elements and we couldn’t be more excited! Visuals by Bonk. Cover $10
Dazee has been flying the flag for Jungle and DNB since 1992 and is co- founder of the now legendary ‘Ruffneck Ting’ alongside Markee Substance (Kosheen). As well as making a name for herself with her dj skills, she has had many successful releases; labels include Ruffneck Ting, Breakbeat Culture, Siren Records and Universal. She’s performed at the most celebrated raves and jungle parties (and featured in the tape packs!) including Universe, Dreamscape, Helter Skelter, World Dance and more recently, Raveology , Slamming Vinyl and Fantazia. Her pioneering dnb sound has taken her around the globe and she has Featured on Radio 1, BBC 1Xtra, VH1 and ITV.
2013 saw the relaunch of Ruffneck Ting with an event at Lakota and the release of the classics album, RNT20 to celebrate 20 yrs since it began. 2014 will see the release of brand new tracks, remixes of the classics by leading lights in DnB and more events…
2013 also saw the release of a mix cd featuring many of the tracks now being released on Ruffneck Ting. This was commissioned by Recreo clothing for Brisfest and also features the vocal skills of Mc Carasel. In the words of Carasel “Still fresh” months on! To listen/ download: Carasel – Recreo-present-dazee-carasel
Dazee currently co-hosts The Dutty Bass show on Bristol’s much loved Ujima FM, along side her fellow “Dutties” As a member of Dutty Girl, Dazee is diversifying her sound to include a variety of bass heavy dance genres. Dutty Girl’s unique blend of mixing through genres and featuring their own productions and original vocal tracks can be heard on their “Call of Dutty Cd” as well as in their performances.
Although she enjoys a more eclectic musical direction as part of Dutty Girl, Dazee will always remain true to her roots and champion jungle and drum and bass in her solo dj sets. Currently resident at Bristol’s celebrated monthly dnb night “Bristol Sounds DnB” she has exciting events in Bristol and beyond to look forward to, including . Fantazia, the Drum and Bass Awards and Love Will Save The Day
Catch The Dutty Bass Show on ujima 98fm Saturdays 6-8pm