DAVE CORTEX

DAVE CORTEX

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A highly accomplished DJ, producer, and promoter, it is no wonder that Dave Cortex has made a permanent mark in the Washington D.C. area. Dave has headlined at countles... read more
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A highly accomplished DJ, producer, and promoter, it is no wonder that Dave Cortex has made a permanent mark in the Washington D.C. area.

Dave has headlined at countless gigs at some of the most renowned clubs in Washington D.C. such as Nation, Insomnia, and Club Five. He has also made a name for himself in Baltimore venues such as Sonar and the Paradox as well as djing at the biggest raves like Ultraworlds Starscape. With the help of increasing demands from his fans, Dave also had the privilege of spinning at major cities along the east coast such as Philadelphia, New York, and New Jersey.

Daves skills in djing has allowed him to play alongside other famous DJs including DJ Dan, Richard Humpty Vission, Donald Glaude, BT, Nick Warren, and others. Industry support has been flowing in through the numerous awards that he has won or been nominated for. Dave won the title of Best House DJ at the 2004 Golden Vinyl awards and made it to the semi-finals of the Scion Battle of the DJs.

Not only focusing primarily on djing, but Dave is known for being the founder of the acclaimed FunkyHouseMusic website. His dedication towards the expansion of house music has led him towards the direction of this noted website. FunkyHouseMusic.com has been celebrated for its focus towards funky house music as well as garnering publicity and support towards house music in general. On average, their servers handle 25,000 unique hits every month.

In the studio, Dave is no slacker. His tracks have reached the top charts multiple times, most notably scoring the top overall track on XpressBeats for an entire week. He has championed the top Electro House and the Progressive House charts numerous times on Juno. On Beatport, he has appeared on their top 100 in three different house genres. His newest project includes creating his own record label, Sweet Cherry Music, with his partner and friend, the talented producer David Michael. This will enable Dave to produce some of his own unique tracks that is expected to hit the music scene in an explosive way.