Author Archives: avik@breakbeat.org

RAM Records Tour 2017 feat. BAD COMPANY UK, Loadstar, & DC Breaks @ U Street Music Hall!! [03.26.17]

We’re so excited to finally bring the RAM Records Tour to Uhall for you all!! TIX: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1441595 Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/149675222213694/ ◄ Bad Company UK ► https://soundcloud.com/bad-company ◄ Loadstar ► https://soundcloud.com/loadstar ◄ DC Breaks ► https://soundcloud.com/dc-breaks-uk LOCAL SUPPORT: KEN LAZEE & KINETIKS MC I’m excited to be warming things up with the one and only KEN LAZEE, a DC legend and all-around badmon! This will be the 4th time I have had the great pleasure of emceeing at one of the top clubs in the nation, U Street Music Hall! And my 2nd time performing with the pioneering crew known as BAD COMPANY UK! … More »

The World of Drum & Bass DC @ Dance Loft on 14th [03.18.17]

Event page –> The World of Drum & Bass DC Tix –> http://ticketf.ly/2mEKrRu 〰 Badvss RAVES & 3D Productions presents 〰 THE WORLD OF DRUM & BASS DC featuring: *DRUMSOUND & BASSLINE SMITH* https://facebook.com/drumsoundandbasslinesmith/ https://soundcloud.com/drumsoundandbasslinesmith *DJ SS* https://facebook.com/DjssFanPage/ https://soundcloud.com/djss-formation *TANTRUM DESIRE* https://www.facebook.com/tantrumdesire/ *BROOKES BROTHERS* https://www.facebook.com/brookesbrothers/ *BLADERUNNER* https://www.facebook.com/Bladerunnerdnb/ Local Support: M.Pyre B2B Droosie Hosted by: Kinetiks MC (Warehouse Party) Dance Loft on 14 4618 14th Street NW DC MASSIVE lineup pon the horizon, featuring Drumsound & Bassline Smith + DJ SS + Tantrum Desire + Brookes Brothers + Bladerunner dnb with support from Droosie + M.Pyre & Kinetiks MC!! This one … More »

Cadence presents: Zero T @ Zeba Bar! [Friday 3/3/17]

Cadence presents the DC debut of ZERO T at Zeba Bar on a FRIDAY!! ZERO T [ Dispatch, Quarantine, Metalheadz | UK/Ireland ] https://soundcloud.com/zerot https://www.facebook.com/zerotofficial + TANC & TIERNAN [ Dive & Lie Wrecked | DC] + RUBBLE [ Big Up Stickups, CSP, Cadence | DC] https://www.mixcloud.com/djrubble Hosted by Kinetiks MC [http://www.kinetiksmc.com/] TIX HERE: https://zerot.eventbrite.com/ Early Bird: SOLD OUT Advance Tix: ON SALE Sound reinforced by Seany Ranks Sound System ******* Limited capacity so grab your ticket to ensure entry. DRUM & BASS on a Friday, baaaaby! 21+. 930pm. Friday, March 3, 2017 Zeba Bar 3423 14th St NW Washington … More »

SubDistrick! February 2017 [2.25.17]

Fb event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1848826192068583 Rolling out February with another wikid local line-up, SubDistrick brings you sounds from DC’s D&B underground. We are doing a few things differently this year, one of which is ‘Crew take-over editions’. Starting this wave and for the first time in the bunka, we have… MiddleDistance Productions (MDP) taking you deep inside the ride! * * * MiddleDistance Productions Line-Up * * * https://www.facebook.com/MiddleDistanceProductions/?hc_ref=SEARCH Repping MDP and celebrating his birthday taboot, we are very excited to welcome back veteran rude bwoy selecta, SABIN THE JUNGLIST – tagging in a special B2B set with INNOVADAR – gracing SubD’s … More »

SubDistrick! January 2017 [1.28.17]

Fb event: https://www.facebook.com/events/121239701714157/ SubDistrick! DC’s home for local Drum & Bass will be dropping bombs in the bunka, bringing in the New Year proper with some serious dance floor devastation! January’s lineup is stacked with some veteran talent, digging deep to bring you some of the choicest old school and new school cuts … and YES, some will even be playing vinyl! (for those of you who remember what that is �) Notorious for bringing out the headz, trainspotters and dancing fiends, SubD always brings the ruckus! The last Saturday of every month we throw down, so come support local … More »

Naughty & Nice (DC Warehouse) – [12.16.16]

** Naughty and Nice (DC Warehouse) – Last 3D party of 2016!! ** 3D Productions presents: <<<< NAUGHTY & NICE >>>> Lineup: ◄◄ DJ Icey ►► (Zone Records) ◄◄ Taxman ►► (Playaz Recordings, UK) ◄◄ Enei ►► (Critical, Hospital & Metalheadz) ◄◄ dj shortee ►► (DnB Set) (Heavy Artillery, Urban Assault) Local Heroes: DJ Throdown vs Dj Don Vega DJ Lantern vs Ciconte Hosted by: MC Twist & Kinetiks MC 18+ 9pm-3am ADDRESS: 300 Morse Street NE DC <<<<<<<<<<<<<< $20 Tickets Below >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> http://www.ticketfly.com/event/1393980-3d-naughty-nice-washington/

SubDistrick! November 2016 [11.26.16]

Fb event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1775923122660821/ SubDistrick gives thanks in November & this season for DC Drum & Bass! Yes indeed there is much headz have to be grateful for living in the DMV these days. Plenty of action behind the decks and on the dance floors, with a steady stream of some of the worlds best rinsing it on our doorstep.. yes life is good for DC D+B! For those that don’t know SubDistrick was created to support our local Drum and Bass community, so you won’t see any big name out-of-towners on our lineups. What you will see and hopefully discover, … More »

Critical Sound 2016 Tour: Mefjus & Kasra @ L8 Lounge DC! [11.03.16]

Fb event: https://www.facebook.com/events/170018490104512/ 3D Productions is excited to bring you all TWO very highly demanded artist within in one night and it’s at a new venue. This is also the DC debut of hosting the legendary CRITICAL SOUND TOUR!!! ◄◄ Mefjus ►► (Linz, Austria, Critical, Neosignal, Virus) ◄◄ Kasra Critical ►► (London,UK Critical Music) Local talent: Des McMahon (Human Imprint, Play Me Records) Obsure B2B Hogan Hosted by: Kinetiks MC 18+ No Dress Code L8 Lounge 727 15th street NW DC $15 Advance / $20 Door $10 EARLY BIRD TICKS ON SALE HERE —-> http://www.ticketfly.com/event/1321953-critical-sound-tour-mefjus-washington/

SubDistrick! October 2016 – Halloween Edition! [10.29.16]

Fb event: SubDistrick October 2016! Halloween Edition! This month SubDistrick invites you to enter the Dungeon and explore it’s depths but at your own peril! Yes necks will be snapped and spines twisted as local D&B druids of the dark arts cast their spells in the chamber. We are going in deep and dark this Halloween weekend so come prepared and get to know your dungeon masters: • KINETIKS MC [ SubDistrick, 3D, Temporal Fusion ] https://soundcloud.com/kinetiksmc • TANC + TIERNEN [ Dive and Lie Wrecked ] https://soundcloud.com/tanc-1 • PLUS GOOD + LYCEUM [ SubDistrick ] https://soundcloud.com/plus-good https://soundcloud.com/lyceumdc • JULEZ [ SubDistrick, … More »

SubDistrick! – September 2016

Fb event: SubDistrick September 2016! SubD September heat is here with a special ELM IMPRINT take-over! SubDistrick is all about supporting local D&B and recognizing the souljahs out there that put in hard work to help make our scene what amazingness it is today. So it is with great pleasure that we welcome ELM IMPRINT to the Bass Bunka! Elm Imprint is an independent record label started in 2015 by Phil Watkins, Aaron Duncan and Arch Dixon. Elm Imprint has a family of labels that include, Faction Digital Recordings (all broken beats) and Pound Recordings (techno). Please see links for … More »