DJ DAWNA MONTEL
One of the biggest DJs in L.A. with a residency at SBE’s The Abbey in West Hollywood, Ms. Montell dominates West Coast night life. She is presently the head DJ for the World Famous Abbey, and also resident DJ for GB2/Girl Bar Los Angeles @ the Abbey on Wednesday nights. She has a long history of DJ'ing for most of California's LGBT major events..including Long Beach Gay Pride, San Diego Gay Pride, Jeffrey Sanker Events, Splash..and many more..she is currently a Billboard Reporter..and you can hear her play @ the Abbey weekly on any Friday, Saturday, and Sunday Funday @ the Abbey.
DJ MIKE BRYANT
A native of San Antonio Texas, Mike has been spinning since age 18. After relocating to Los Angeles in the spring of 1998, Mike quickly found a home spinning in the rapidly growing circuit scene. It is there that he was able to fine tune his own unique sound by incorporating a blend of progressive tribal beats with powerful vocal house.
Over the last 9years Mike has held residencies at West Hollywood's ledgendary afterhours hotspot THE SPIKE the infamous RAGE Nightclub, The Motherlode, Club Lingerie, inaddition to numerous special events. Currently Mike is enjoying his residency at the FACTORY NIGHTCLUB in West Hollywood turning it out every FRIDAY NIGHT.
DJ CASEY ALVA
Known for transporting dance floors around the world to a state of euphoria, DJ Casey Alva has amassed legions of fans addicted to the musical voyage of his sets, encompassing a deftly executed high-energy mash-ups and on-the-fly mix-downs featuring deep and funky grooves, hard-driving tribal beats, intense trance and progressive house tracks and major dance anthems. A masterful remixer, Alva seamlessly weaves and bends layers of sound with innovative and heretofore unheard, idiosyncratic scratching and sampling techniques. From London to Los Angeles, Vancouver to Sydney and all points in between, Alva has brought his signature sound to night clubs and festivals around the world.
A tenured Billboard reporting DJ, Alva boasts standing residencies in Los Angeles, Las Vegas and San Diego, including the renowned Abbey in West Hollywood, often touted “The Best Gay Bar in The World.” Alva has headlined with Sasha & Digweed, Rosabel (Ralphi Rosario & Abel Aguilera) and DJ Eddie Baez, as well as performing alongside Manny Lehman, Kimberly S., Phil B., Brett Henrichsen, Dawna Montel and Thunderpuss (Barry Harris & Chris Cox). From the world’s most celebrated circuit parties to major festivals and events, Alva is enlisted time and again to bring magic to audiences of all sizes. This list includes White Party Palm Springs, Sydney Mardi Gras, Sundance Film Festival, Telluride Gay Ski Week, Elevation Gay Ski Weeks (Mammouth and Park City), 1LIFE Festival, multiple Atlantis cruises and big rooms in China, Canada, Mexico, and the UK.
Alva’s impressive list of studio credits feature his work alongside Grammy® winners, nominees and major musical artists, including CHER, Dave Aude, The Black Eyed Peas, Erika Badu, Bow Wow, Lance Bass, Natalia Kills, Richard Vission, Luciana, Aiden Jude, Willam Belli, Rupaul's Drag Race (and RPDR stars Carmen Carrera Delta Work, Raja, and Manila Luzon), Kelis and Laurent Wolf. Alva remains committed to introducing his fans to emerging artists and crafting the cutting-edge sounds of tomorrow.
As a compelling addendum to Alva’s professional accomplishments, millions of visitors to Japan’s Tokyo Disney experience his musical production work as they enjoy the famed “Tiki Room” attraction. Alva recently re-worked the conventional “TikiRoom” theme song for The Disney World Wide Corporation, ensuring the return of crowds for generations to come at the theme park.
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DJ DIRTY KURTY
Dj dirtyKURTY is known for her PASSION. If you have ever experienced seeing her live, then you have seen her jumping around behind the tables, singing all the lyrics and making the crowd FEEL something they have never felt before.. Pure LOVE and passion for the music.
She grew up in New Jersey, and immersed herself in the New York club scene in the 80's. She frequented many NY clubs such as the Sound Factory, The Roxy, and the Limelight, where she found her love for House Music. She moved to San Francisco in the early 1990's and experienced the underground Rave scene and found a new love for Deep, Sexy, Soulful House.
KURTY then moved to San Diego in 2001 and met up with famed Dj/ Producer and her mentor Antonio Aguilera, and joined the San Diego Mixmasters/Global BPM crew, where she learned to mix ALL styles of music ranging from Hip Hop to Electro to Down tempo house.
"House music is definitely my PASSION, but I've learned to incorporate all styles including Hip-hop, Old School, 80’s, Electro and Classic Rock into my mixes. I don't like to be put in a box or classified as a Dj that only plays one type of music and I have NO Boundaries to my music or who dances to it. I love connecting with and having the ability to play to ANY crowd!"
Dj dirtyKURTY has traveled and played the entire West coast from Vancouver to San Diego, as well as Las Vegas, Houston, and Austin. She is the DJ for FACEBOOK, and MicroSoft events. She has played almost every nightclub in San Diego and now holds residencies at the top clubs including Rich's San Diego, The Lookout San Francisco and The Abbey in LA. If you haven't seen or heard KURTY perform, this needs to go on your bucket list.!!
dj dirtyKURTY - dj/Producer/Promoter
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