Ocean Drive Sessions - Thur Mar 22nd
Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 10:00 PM - Friday, March 23, 2012 at 5:00 AM (EDT)
Miami Beach, FL
Collective gathering of minds from NYC, Chicago, Switzerland, DC, Philly & Miami.
Presented by: Media Services NYC, Slagg Records, Almost Heaven, Maurice Joshua Digital, Electrafrique, Ocean Drive Sessions, Ocean's Ten.
Maurice Joshua (Birthday Boy)
DJ Jesus Roa
** OPEN AIR VENUE * *
Venue: Ocean 10
960 Ocean Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Time: 10pm - 5am
When & Where
Open Bar Music, DIVE, United Music Records
Open Bar Music is the New York based imprint of Oscar and Jessica Poche. The label releases commercial albums, provides artist development, distributes music digitally, and has licensed music to: Ministry Of Sound, Ultra, Hed Kandi, Samsung, SonyBMG, Sprint, Nextel, Universal, Manifesto, Rise, EMI, Club Star, Sneakerz, Planet Records and Bargrooves.
Some of the Artists and Producers who have appeared on, recorded or remixed for the label include Justin Martin, Shur-I-Kan, Chuck Love, Mr. V, Soul Minority, Tom Novy, MTV & Mark Knight, Oscar P, Davidson Ospina, Scope, Atnarko, Jay Tripwire, Karol XVII & MB Valence, Knee Deep, Javi Lopez, J&M Brothers, Johnny Fiasco, Jevne, LooweeR, DJ Smash, Jon Cutler, Louie Lou Gorbea, Duce Martinez, Johnny Dangerous, Jose Gonzalez, JP Chronic, Jae Vynel, Vicmoren, Hugh Cleal, Keith Thompson, Markus Pearson, Greg Stainer, & Local Instruments, Freemasons, Jordan Rivera, Central Ave, Maurice Joshua, Black Fras, The Rurals, Angel Manuel, Christian Scott, Moba Sound, Alex Almeida, Marco Petralia, Colin Sales, Manu XTC
DIVE has been a tireless purveyor of house music in San Diego since 2004, holding regular and special events that provide a non-prentitious haven for those aficionados who simply want to dance and feel house. Now in its regular Saturday night home at Candelas Lounge in the Gaslamp area of downtown San Diego, DIVE is home to its founder and resident DJ ALA along with co-resident Mikeytown and has featured regular guests including such luminaries as Marques Wyatt, jojoflores, Roy Davis Jr, Lisa Shaw, Halo, Mark Grant, Master Kev, Sabo, Diz, and more. In 2008, DIVE San Diego first brought its vibe to WMC Miami and has cultivated a solid presence in the deep house community of the conference ever since.
United Music Records [UMR] is a continuation of Befashion & Rainbow Music Agency which were founded in 2000 by Hallex M.
UMR is an events company serving France, Spain and the US working with such artists as Laurent Garnier, Martin Solveig, Bob Sinclar, Omar, Jamie Lewis, Barbara Tucker, Jazzy Jeff, Derrick May, Danny Krivit, Terry Hunter, The Martinez Brothers, Blaze, Boddhi Satva.
Since 2008, it has emerged as a soulful deep house record label signing artists like Dj Fudge, Djn Project, Dj Spen, Mr V, Djeff Afrozila, Sacred Soul, Tony Loreto, Alpha & Omega, Jose Marquez.
In 2011, UMR based itself in Hong Kong and continues to produce quality music, releasing new tracks every month featuring upcoming and classic talent as well as organizing events all around the world.