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Stark

Cleveland, United States

House

AKA: Dan Stark

Avangardia, Beat Code, Low Pressings
Stark Beatport

Biography

Stark Music Bio:

This Dj/Producer and Owner of System Productions in Cleveland, Ohio has been behind the decks for nearly 6 years now. He has been playing all over the U.S. at some of the biggest + most respected clubs and also holds a number of Residency’s at places like: Avalon/Bardot in L.A. + Anatomy Ultra Lounge in Cleveland, Ohio. You can also find him about every other month or so in Detroit at Vain Ultra Lounge. If you haven’t had the chance to catch him at one of his residency’s, you may also have seen him perform at the WMC in Miami or DEMF in Detroit, 2 of America’s Biggest Electronic Music Festivals. Production wise, Dan just was recently signed to “Avangardia” for an original track called, “Brass Tax” by Skeen + Stark. (Avangardia is Ricky Ryan’s aka Can Costa’s Label) And also to “Harem Records” (Sultan + Ned Shepards Label), for a Remix of “Crimson Sun” by Sultan + Ned Shepard which Features Dirty Vegas on the Vocals and will be released in early 2010. You can find some of his released remixes on “Low Pressings”, a well respected underground House Label founded by Peace Division, and currently run by Hernan Cerbello, Chas Burns and Robbie Lowe and is based out of the UK. Dan is also currently working on Remixes and Originals for Labels like, Incorrect Music, a new Detroit Based Label among others. As a Dj, Dan opened up for George Acosta in October 2004 as his very first gig. Since then Dan has found himself handpicked to open for some some of the best Dj’s in the world, such as: Deep Dish (Both Dubfire + Sharam), Sultan (3 times), Deadmau5, Spirit Catcher “Live” (twice), Danny Howells, Paolo Mojo, Randall Jones, Hernan Cerbello (twice), Phil K, Markus Schulz (twice), Infusion, Andy Caldwell, Doc Martin, Paul Van Dyk, Derek Howell, Chris Fortier, James Lauer, Edgar V, Chris Walsh, Terry Grant (twice), George Acosta, D:Fuse, Open Cloud, Micro, D-Lav + Shlavens, Mike Swells, YOS, Bad Boy Bill, Ryan Elliot, Dennis Cox, Naveen G (twice), Kenneth Thomas (twice), Anthony Attalla, and Nino Anthony to name a few. Dan always brings a high level of energy to his sets. He excels at playing the right song at the right moment and works hard at finding those tunes during his down time in the studio. Dan has been delivering his signature sound of house, tech house, techno, and progressive house on such Internet Radio shows like: “Sweat Lodge Radio”, “Slanted House Radio” , “Frisky Radio” or the “CHC” Podcast. To say Dan has been well received in his hometown would be an understatement, as he was voted “Best Club DJ” in the local Scene Magazine Reader’s Poll and also on Spot Cleveland’s online poll in 2008. 2009 saw Dan release his first production work on some major labels and 2010 is sure to be a breakout year for this up and coming talent from the Rock N’ Roll capital of the world.