Transit presents… House Without Lights. A Halloween celebration of Deep House in a Dark Room. Dawn your costume and shed the light at Substation on Saturday, October 27, for just $7 all night at the door.
Earlier in the day at Substation, Modular nights will have an electronic hardware//modular & synths showcase, and bridging this event into Transit, starting at 8pm, the talented chill/dream/synthwave PNW-based duo Static Shore will be doing a special live performance, bringing up the dance vibes. Then the well-seasoned DJs Tony H, Derrick Deep, Jaderade, Frank James, and Dreloz will be mixing live groovy house music sets.
Shred the dancefloor, enjoy spooktacular drinks from the bar, gaze upon clips from your favorite Halloween films, get your Halloween makeup done (there will be pro special fx makeup artists) have your group photos taken by pro photographers, and entertain yourself with the stylings of talented local dancers (Transit features the Chinatown Afterhours dance crew). Transit:: House Without Lights on Saturday, 10/27 will be a memorable event!
Static Shore creates a combination of beats with depth, sunshine, rain, the ocean with all things synth and acoustic related. Shannon Alexander (Vocals, Synths), Eric Smith (Synths, Beats), blend together ideas, dreams, thoughts and positive vibes through their music. The collaborative efforts of working together, have provided the listener with a lush synthesis of vocals, layers and beats.
Originally from Colorado, the duo relocated to the Pacific NorthWest in 2012, while discovering and taking in the new landscapes. The music is an open door illusion inspired by the area’s rich ocean coastline, deep forest pines, gentle many rains, vibrant technology, rugged Cascades, savory coffee and an expansive, welcoming international community.
Although working for a decade on previous projects together, Static Shore released it’s debut EP “Life and Love in the Hologram” in 2016 featuring the tracks “Replay”, “Low Valley Low” and “Covered Up”. Followed in 2017, “Tides” EP provides tracks “Friend” and “Anchor Sail”. Most currently, the duo is in the midst of enjoying it’s latest single “Sun In My Wake”, a gentle rhythmic story describing how one’s Summer soul can change in the days ahead. This single is a prelude from July 2018’s EP “Embody” which will feature “Satellite Beams” and “In The Dust”.
Tony H :: Anthony Henderson, known professionally as Tony H is a Panamanian tech house, deep house, techno and minimal producer and DJ.
In 2015 he founded his own label, Late Night Munchies which has already released dozens of original tracks and remixes by artists and contributors from all over the globe. The brand's regular shows featuring new music combined with Tony H's live performance skills and engaging personality has translated into a strong following of supporters. Most recently, In 2017, he started his own mix series called The Drive-Thru, which can be found on Soundcloud and iTunes and features guest mixes from djs and producers from all around the world.
— Dreloz :: Dj, Producer, Label Owner of InputOutput Records Andres Lozano is one half of deep house duo Movimiento with Omar Torres as well as IdealSound with DonTinsley from atlanta/st. Louis via Colombia. Lover of all sounds. I have been Spinning and Producing for about 20 years and have played along side some of the most influential Dj/Producers from Omar Torres, KemeticJust, JefK from Paris, Koenie, DonTinsley, Rick Preston, Geoff Piller.
— Derrick Deep :: Derrick likes to keep it minimal, techy, modern, and heady when it comes to the sounds of Techno and House. Derrick has been a Seattle resident DJ since 2005, however his roots began around the year 2000 in Bay-Area of California where he was inspired by some of the most influential artists in the Underground House & Techno industry. Derrick's roots reflect in his DJ sets and in his production work. He has pioneered his own unique sound by digging deep for vinyl & digital music and creating his own productions with various kinds of drum machines and synthesizers. Derricks technique and philosophy behind the music come from a place of heart & soul and he has been successful at manifesting his visions behind the decks. Some of the most unique qualities about Derrick's performances can be found in his seamless mixing techniques, his selections, and the way that he provides a very unique consistency in cutting edge & forward-thinking music. Derricks music can include the sounds of deep, tech, minimal, tribal, techno, and some house with psychedelic and organic instrumentation along with heavy yet smooth 'sine-wave' bass-lines with clean-cut drums and percussion.
— Jaderade :: Jaderade is a multi-ranged house/tech dj residing in the northwest corner of the States. Jaderade’s passion for his craft has kept him fueling the engine as General Manager for Seattle’s creative collective “MIND at LARGE”, and more recently landed him a residency at the World famous Q Nightclub for their weekly “Field Trip”. Coming off of a massive 2018 festival season, this man is equipped to handle any dance floor he is put in charge of from behind the decks.