Friday, March 3rd • Flash Bar opens 8PM, Club doors 10PM
Stacey Pullen is a name synonymous with excellence in dance music. One of techno’s forebears, whose name is closely linked to and was mentored by those known as the Belleville Three (Juan Atkins, Derrick May, Kevin Saunderson), Stacey Pullen consistently amazes even the most discerning music critics with his old-school Detroit sound and impeccable selection of cutting-edge tracks. He joins us Friday, March 3rd, with Chadwick slated to kick off the night.
Advance tickets: ticketfly.com/event/1396019
Stacey Pullen (official page) (Blackflag Recordings, Science | Detroit )
Chadwick ( Flash | DC )
Varoslav ( Rue de Plaisance | Paris )
Benoit ( Sunday’s Rooftop | DC )
Flash Bar: LOST
daasnomem ( Infinite | DC )
Damon Bradley ( Technofist | DC )
A.M.D. ( EXILE Brooklyn | NY )
Stacey Pullen is the Kosmik Messenger. An innovator from the second wave of Detroit techno, he grew up under the mentorship of Detroit’s legendary three: Derrick May, Juan Atkins and Kevin Saunderson. Still continuing to produce his characteristic atmosphere laden electronic sound, Stacey Pullen compounds his reputation as a producer with that of being one of the world’s most in demand DJs, playing weekly across the globe year in year out. With a font of passion for music and performance that never dries up, Stacey Pullen still plays every gig from the heart, seeking to surprise and engage, to provide an unforgettable experience, to offer his unique catalogue up without predictability, defying expectation. Above all, from his earliest attempts to the current day Stacey Pullen has stayed true to his one goal: to become and to always be an Innovator.
Pullen spent his formative years at the legendary The Music Institute in Detroit, learning from the likes of Alton Miller, Chez Damier and Derrick May. His first production experiences came through working with Kevin Saunderson on remix work. He released his first track proper on Derrick May’s experimental label Fragile in 1993 and his album debut ‘Theory Of Silent Phase’ was released on R&S / Transmat in 1994, under the name Silent Phase. He has also released on labels including Cadenza, Science/ Virgin,!K7, Saved, Elypsia and his own label Black Flag, under monikers including Bango, Black Odyssey, Graffiti, Kosmic Messenger and Silent Phase.