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Event Archive - SSS presents: Mashup Creation3 at Chapel Arts. 3 Rooms of fully diverse live music, DJs and creativity from the best up and coming and established artists from BC: DRUGZNDREAMZ, SHINE, World Music Ensemble, Magmatic, DJ Mazeguider, J.A.DJ, DJ Sobey One, DJ Ash

Sat. March 17th 2012 9.30pm - 3am @  Chapel Arts (All Ages) 9.30pm - 3am
$15
Tickets at: http://www.facebook.com/255276531226873/
Presented by: SomaSoundSystem
SomaSoundSystem presents 3 Rooms of fully diverse live music, DJs and creativity from the best up and coming and established artists from BC. DRUGZNDREAMZ(live), SHINE (live), MAZEGUIDER, MAGMATIC(live), SOBEYONE, WORLD MSUIC ENSEMBLE (live), J.A.DJ+ more!

FACEBOOK EVENT LINK: http://www.facebook.com/events/255276531226873/



IN THE CHAPEL:
• DrugzNDreamz (live) - Drums, Vocals, Synths and VJ act
http://www.facebook.com/DRUGZNDREAMZ
http://drugzndreamz.com/video/

• Shine Edgar (live) - Tribal Electronica co-produced with Adham Shaikh
http://www.shinelikethesun.ca

• DJ Mazeguider - Glitch Hop, Glitchstep, Crunk, Womp, Bass & Midtempo Breaks
http://soundcloud.com/mazeguider

• J.A.DJ - Techno (Truespin Records)
http://soundcloud.com/j-a-dj


IN THE GALLERY:
• Celtic World Fusion Ensemble (live) - Featuring James Hamilton, Navaro Franco and Dave Popoff.

• Magmatic (live) - 4 piece Retrodelic Funk Jazz.

• DJ SobeyOne - Celtic Ethno Electronica http://www.tribalharmonixs.org

• DJ Ash - Shamanic Tribal Fusion
http://www.djash.ca/

TRIBAL MARKET AREA

Cover $15

CHAPEL ARTS, 304 DUNLEVY VANCOUVER, BC V6A 3A6.

9.30pm to 3am



Original Artwork by Kristen N. Fox
http://www.niftypiks.com/2008/04/19/wonderful-celtic-knotwork/



BIOS

LIVE ACTS:

DrugzNDreamz
http://www.facebook.com/DRUGZNDREAMZ
http://drugzndreamz.com/video/
A mind-blowing live audio/visual Dubadelic Space Rock band from Vancouver, with energy comparable to Rage Against the Machine and sonic deepness like best Dubstep has to offer.
Composed of The Magician (vocals), Shaman (keyboard), Golden Child (vocals,guitar), The Warrior (drums) and The Druid (light energy). The group was formed in 2008 within the burgeoning Canadian bass-driven ‘beat’ scene that also produced Bassnectar, ThunderHeist, Crystal Castles, DeadMau5 and MSTRKRFT.

Shine
http://www.shinelikethesun.ca
Renowned Australian didjeridu master Shine and World music artist, has been performing, teaching and offering sound healing for close to 20 years, He has performed at numerous international festivals to thousands of people and shared the stage with many well known artists, including Mickey hart, Jai Uttal, Michael Franti, Rhiannon, Armando Peraza, Gaudi, Adham Shaikh, Ganga Giri, the Gyoto Tibetan Monks and Yunchen Lhamo & Mihirangi.
Shine was initiated into didjeridu healing by an Indigenous Aboriginal elder in 1991. He offered sound healing at Hollyhock retreat center for 10 years. A number of leading experts in the field of spiritual healing, including Deepak Chopra, Eckhart Tolle, Ram Das, and Dr Andrew Weil have all experienced Shine’s work, Shine’s world beat rhythms , percussion and unique vocal stylings, combined with timeless messages of indigenous wisdom, takes listeners on ecstatic dreamtime journeys into self discovery and inner transformation.
Shine has been collaborating with Adham Shaikh and due to release an album on Sonic Turtle Records

Celtic World Fusion Ensemble
Featuring some of the best live world musicians in Vancouver:
James Hamilton, Navaro Franco, Dave Popoff

James Hamilton.
http://www.sitarmusic.ca
Has spent over twenty- five years studying the music of South Asia including fourteen years while living in India. He has acquired an in-depth knowledge of traditional Indian music, studying music history, theory, and a variety of musical genres including North and South Indian classical, folk and devotional forms. He studied privately with renowned musicians and musicologists including Radhika Mohan Maitra and Ms Kalyani Roy. In 1979, he completed a Master's Degree in Instrumental Music (sitar) from Rabindra Bharati University in Calcutta. and, in 1986, he completed a PhD in Social Anthropology (Ethnomusicology) from Queen's University, Belfast, N. Ireland. James has lectured and performed on the sitar in India, Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom. James also features with electronica world fusion live artist ShaMANoiD.

Navaro Franco:
http://www.navarofranco.com
Beginning in 1982, she apprenticed with renowned teachers in North America and Africa. As a performer and teacher, Navaro has presented in community, corporate, and educational settings for 22 years. She has played in traditional Zimbabwean and West African ensembles, as well as co-creating original music from those foundations with such groups as Pepe Danza's Drum Prayers, The Wave Collective and DivaDrum. Navaro plays percussion and is a back-up singer with Kurai Mubaiwa and Curtis Andrews in Zimbabwean Music Group, The Zhambai Trio. She works in the Corporate world with South Africa's Munkie Ncapayi and his international company, The Drum Cafe. Navaro also collaborates with individuals such as Australian Didjeridu master Shine Edgar. Her synthesis of traditional and modern forms creates community and beauty.

Magmatic.
http://www.myspace.com/magmaticmixes
A four piece (sometimes 5) live band, pummeling funk rhythms and otherworldly synth melodies combine to make Magmatic a seamless ensemble of historic groove styles and forward looking soundscapes.


DJ ACTS:

DJ Mazeguider
http://www.soundcloud.com/mazeguider
The Mazeguider has been an iconic figure in Vancouver's tribal dance underground for nearly 15 years.
Currently, the Mazeguider's dancefloor focus plays in the realms of Glitch Hop, Glitchstep, Crunk, Womp, Bass & Midtempo Breaks.
The Mazeguider has played festivals such as Entheos, Intention, Shambhala, the Oracle Gatherings, Earthdance, as well as events by Perception, Beats Without Borders, Beleaf, Playground and more. He has shared the stage with fine artists, such as Gaudi, Vibesquad, Cheb I Sabbah, Adham Shaikh, Bluetech, Noah Pred, Makyo, Souls of Mischief, Kraddy, Heyoka, ShaMANoiD and many more. As a speaker on Transformational Festivals he has presented at TEDxVancouver, Hollyhock, Entheos, Beloved, Symbiosis, Shambhala Festival, and more.

J.A. DJ
http://soundcloud.com/j-a-dj
CEO of Truespin Records , Connect Festival stage manager , support from artists such as Defunct , Far Too Loud , Neorodriver , Flatland Funk , amazing new edge production of Techno and Electro released world wide.

DJ SobeyOne
http://www.tribalharmonix.org
Aside from facilitating rites of passage and hosting events like Earthdance Vancouver & Evolver Vancouver Spores Sobey has been a music selector playing events beginning with downtempo collective Green Samurai Clan playing events like Faeries & Fools, Intention, Earth Revival Cosmic Mass, Work Less Party, Entheos Gathering,Goa Trance Mission, and numerous other events including a recent web broadcast for a sci-fi art opening in Budapest, Hungary. Dj SobeyOne feels most at home in the chill room providing sounds for illuminating conversations to contact improvisation dance jams.

Rites of Passage Services http://www.sobey.nexialist.org
Evolver Vancouver Group http://www.evolver.net/group/evolver_vancouver

DJ Ash
http://www.djash.ca/

DJ Ash (from Iran), plays some enlightening world, shamanic electronica. He has featured with Intention, EarthDance, Adham Shaikh, Towards Eden Festival, Full Moon Tribe (Victoria), Rumi Festival, Beats without Borders and now with SomaSoundSystem.

DRUGZNDREAMZ (Astral Bang)

DRUGZNDREAMZ is a audio/visual Dubadelic Space Rock band from Vancouver. Composed of The Magician (vocals), Shaman (keyboard), Golden Child (vocals,guitar), The Warrior (drums) and The Druid (light energy). The group was formed in 2008 within the burgeoning Canadian bass-driven ‘beat’ scene that also produced Bassnectar, ThunderHeist, Crysta... more info

SHINE (Rock)

Imagine mixing the Black Crowes, 3 Doors down, Matchbox 20 & Fleetwood Mac. Out of Vancouver, British Columbia, Shine brings together powerful vocals, thoughtful lyrics, accomplished song writing, and flawless performance. The band was originally formed in 1998 by three friends Neil Bell (bassist), Jeff Fairbank (guitarist), and Matt Pavan (drum... more info
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