Mardi Gras Weekend!!! (part 2)

Pat Allard

Night descended and I met up with one of my business partners, Pete Alsen AKA Blind Dog, at the studio. He organized coverage from a local cable show of the event so we did some mini interviews and posed for photos. Thanks Vin (Tina)!

After that it was out to the clubs to spread the word about the party. Then off  to the grocery store to purchase water, then off to the party.  Super busy, super tired but the party must go on.

The party kicked off at 1 a.m.  and people started trickling in. It was a slow start as we waited for the bars to close and people to migrate to the studio. I started the music off slow and deep and moved into vocal house then progressive stuff as the crowd filed in. Once everyone was there I handed it off to Pat Allard then other DJs including  Rob Lepel, Sharkat, ect to finish out the night.

It was a great party. Pretty mellow, which was perfect for the after hours situation.  More parties to come and more sunrises to chase. (more…)

Mardi gras weekend!!! (part 1)

Lighting test at Burlington Media Group Studios (formerly BFS)
Lighting test at Burlington Media Group Studios (formerly BFS)
Wow I’m still pumped from an awesome weekend. Friday started off with some production work at the studio, then off. To half lounge to see Craig Mitchell. Afterward it was off to a house party to see DJ Haitian.

I woke up late the next day and began running around like a madman prepping for my after hours party.

I bought a new lighting chaser, installed and tested my lights before running up to the half lounge to play a short set.

I’ve been messing with various settings in Traktor lately so I had to reset my settings before leaving the house for the gig. Next thing I knew my screen went blue. Crash! And I was supposed to be on in 30 min!!! I quickly got it back up and running and flew off to the club.

Frazzled, I showed up and the day’s events were in full swing. It was Mardi Gras in Burlington. The parade just ended and despite it being 4 pm, there were tons of people out and ready to party. (more…)

Come out to the Freakshow Tomorrow

freakshowMyself and 39 other DJs will be playing in the Half Lounge on Main Street for Tricky Pat’s Freak Show tomorrow following the Mardi Gras Parade.

Music will last all day and into the night with two rooms of Burlington’s Best DJs.

Le Petite Freakshow 4/5 The Final Chapter

Here’s the info from the Facebook event:

The last in a series of legendary Burlington parties.This one will be a continuation of the Mardi Gras parade and party on Church Street.

Featuring over 40 of Burlington’s finest musical selectors playing on two seperate sound systems with a few surprises too. The style of music will vary from room to room throughout the event.

This event is 21 Plus
No Cover

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