SATURDAY FEBRUARY 22: DIESELBOY & DOWNLINKPresales available at http://iris.eventbrite.comIRIS PRESENTS: ESP101[Learn To Believe] Atlanta’s #1 EDM event and dance music club. Each and every Saturday we feature the most talented DJ’s, producers, and production teams, all coming together to bring you the most electrifying audio-visual sensory experience like you have never seen before.HEAVY SUPPORT FROM: DIESELBOYDOWNLINKPLOYDSTRANGER CANDY(MORE TBA) SOUL KITCHEN BY:-- Ralph & Louie and Friends --SILENT DISCO HOSTED BY:-- Haste Drei and Friends --MASTERS OF CEREMONY & HYPE KINGS:-- MC Word --
-- MC So Chelsea --
HOSTS & ENTERTAINMENT COINNOISSEURS:-- The IRIS Girls ---- Retox Crew ---- Eccentric Crew –// BIO: DIESELBOY //At a time when headline "DJs" shamelessly play pre-programmed or pre-recorded sets and the masses mindlessly embrace the charade, Dieselboy stands out as a rare veteran of the art and craft of live DJing. His focus on creating complex and unique mixes every performance have created legions of fans around the world. Very few artists mix live on three decks with more precision, intensity or finesse.
For over two decades one of the world's great ambassadors of drum 'n' bass and more recently dubstep, Dieselboy, also known as Damian Higgins, is America's most iconic underground bass music curator and pioneer. He was the first drum 'n' bass artist to chart a single on Billboard's dance chart with "Invid" in 2000, and the first American voted into the UK-based Drum & Bass Arena Top 10 DJs online poll in 2004. He has appeared on magazine covers, been heard on MTV, ESPN and numerous video games, and sponsored by DC Shoes and Pioneer Pro DJ.
In 2002 Dieselboy founded Human Imprint, North America's most prolific, dynamic and innovative drum 'n' bass label, and is co-founder of dubstep/electro label SubHuman, both now under the umbrella of Planet...// DOWNLINK //Downlink has been punishing dancefloors all over the planet with his heavy brand of dubstep. With roots in Jungle & DnB, he is no stranger to the vile side of subsonic dance music. Growing up in a cold industrial town in British Columbia, Canada, he was first introduced to dubstep in 2007 and soon after took to production. While maintaining an appreciation for sparse and laid-back dubstep, Downlink set out to explore a more frantic, adrenaline fuelled style, influenced by everything from heavy metal to astrophysics. His first two releases charted at #1 on several popular online distributors and soon he found his way onto Rottun Recordings which seemed a suiting place for his music. With the release of his "Ignition EP" he has gained DJ support from the likes of Excision, Datsik, Stenchman, Borgore, DZ, 16 Bit, Dieselboy, Evol Intent, Crookers and many more. Downlink is not one to be pigeon-holed and is constantly on a quest to evolve and refine his sound. With this in mind, one thing will always remain constant - a pure unadulterated heavy listening experience...// THE IRIS EXPERIENCE //** Four different atmospheres with booming Turbosound systems. **-- Incredible custom laser and lighting installations sponsored by AREA 51 Presents --PREPARE for the most spectacular sound, laser, and lighting extravaganza you have ever experienced!-- Outside terrace with the IRIS Silent Disco (recently featured at Sweetwater 420 Music Festival) -- ** Elevated VIP lounges with: **-- Private cocktail server -- -- Private security ---- Perfect views of the main stage –** Each week we feature over 15 of THE BEST DJ’s spinning Atlanta’s best EDM ** -- The very best in every genre of EDM --Electro, Drum & Bass, Bass Music, Breaks, Dubstep, Trance, House, Hip Hop ** Cryogenics, confetti blasts, free giveaways all night and so much more! **IRIS is the premier high-energy nightlife and entertainment destination. As one of the most respected and revered promotion companies in the industry. Our constant commitment to excellence, and our love of the music and the crowd, shines through in all the events we touch. Join our family, this positive energy, we believe, creates the vibe and experience that is so unique to IRIS. Learn to Believe – IRIS –“For those that know”// EVENT DETAILS //Age: 18+ | 21 to drinkPrice: $10 – $20 ** VIP tickets available**Facebook Fan Pageshttp://facebook.com/irispromo | http://facebook.com/irisgirlsOfficial IRIS Event Pagehttp://www.facebook.com/events/414929768534019/
LocationThe IRIS aka Rush Lounge, 2715 Buford Highway, NE Atlanta, GA 30305About PresalesWe highly encourage presales to skip the line and guarantee entry. This event will sell out in advanceDress CodeEveryone welcome, but we encourage everyone to look your best and ready to dance! A little sexy never hurt anyone!// AWARDS //**SEVEN TIME AWARD **WINNER** CREATIVE LOAFING BEST OF ATLANTA 2012 & 2013**1. Best Local Promoter - IRIS (2nd year in a row)
2. Best Nightlife Event - IRIS ESP101[Learn To Believe]
3. Best Weekly Club Night - The IRIS aka Rush Lounge
4. Best Dance Music Club - The IRIS aka Rush Lounge
5, Best After Hours / Late-night Spot - The IRIS aka Rush Lounge (2nd year in a row)
6. Best Lounge - Rush
7. Best Local Electronic Act - Ralph & Louie (as showcased @ IRIS w/ Ralph & Louie's Soul Kitchen
Please check the link here: http://clatl.com/atlanta/BestOf?category=1390578&year=2013About us:Since 1996, IRIS knows how to throw THE VERY BEST and MOST massive bass heavy party with the thickest vibe cocktail possible under one roof. We love you Atlanta! EVERY SATURDAY we bring you the highest quality full production event with the most electrifying energy you can experience and believe. Check us out on facebook to learn more: http://facebook.com/irispromo<<------------------------------------------------>>// IRIS DAY CALENDAR //FEBRUARY -- Sat Feb 1 - MK ULTRA & PLOYD -- Sat Feb 8 - NERD RAGE – IRIS LOVE BDAY CELEBRATION-- Sat Feb 15 - UNLIMITED ASPECT TOUR - Project Aspect & Unlimited Gravity each doing their own set along with a sick tag team set (LIVE) -- Sat Feb 22 - Diesel Boy & Downlink !!!!!______________________________________________ LABOR DAY WEEKEND 2014 – IMF IMAGINE MUSIC FESTIVAL #IMAGINE MUSIC FESTIVAL - THE IRIS EXPERIENCE ATLANTA, GA Early bird tickets available soon --------- :: MORE HUGE SHOWS TBA:: ---------------
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