oct.17.09 - reade truth, raw q, jesse mann

this Saturday October 17th, the TRUTH will be told!

(planet e, chinatown, path recs, sonic groove)

the world takes one step closer to the truth. With his forthcoming release on Carl Craig's famous imprint Planet E Communications, Reade Truth's Crimen Excepta EP reveals what he has been perfecting in his vienna based studio. Its a fantastic hybrid of deep groovy electronic rhythms and moody detroit-eque vibes from and for the underground.

Reade Truth is best identified as a veteran DJ of the NY scene whose deep dance floor visions have consistently provided an important source of edgy electronics always delivered with an inimitable style all his own. He has been rocking the decks since 1990 and as a producer he has made his mark on many EPs for cutting edge labels like Direct Drive, Strictly Rhythm, Sonic Groove, Instinct, Pomelo and of course his own
imprint, Path Records.

No history of the electronic music scene would be complete without mentioning the name Reade Truth, one that evokes both futuristic anticipation and nostalgic reflection.

RAW Q (influence, bingo, direct drive)

Beau aka: Raw Q has been a truely devoted contributor to underground electronic music and rave culture since the early 90s. from his roots as one of the founders of Camouflage (nyc's longest running 21+ dnb weekly), an original Liquid Sky, Satellite Records and Breakbeat Science dj to his current status as one of Dj Zinc's 'Bingo Allstars' and a selected tagteam partner of Dj DB at the highly acclaimed 'Secret Night of Science' monthly parties at LOVE.

Beau's music production career began in 95' when he teamed up with Dj Ani (NASA, Deee-Lite) and created a series of tunes which appeared on Dj Soulslinger's 'Jungle Sky' imprint (the first US Drum n Bass Label). to presently, as he produces under the moniker 'Raw Q' where his music has had a major impact in the world of electronic music with tunes such as 'Vital Soul' which appeared on Dj Zinc's reputable Bingo imprint and was ranked 11th in the BBC's Global Dance Music charts
(jul.13.04), which encompasses all genres of dance music.

Raw Q's discography includes: Vital Soul, Funkdefied (Bingo Recs), Jagged Edge (Grid Recs) and Caspian Moon, Summer Rain (Influence Recs).

JESSE MANN (body music - nyc)

Jesse has held a residency at Bembe in Williamsburg since November of 2005, for the acclaimed party Body Music (formerly No Selector Sundays) on Sunday nights. There he acts as musical curator, promoter, and DJ, booking and playing alongside live bands on a weekly basis. The party is regularly featured in publications like Time Out NY, and is a staple of the Brooklyn music scene on Sundays.

His DJing career has taken him far and wide in the nine years since he started, from Paris, Berlin, Vienna and England, to San Francisco, Miami, and Puerto Rico.


MONKEYTOWN - North 3rd between Wythe + Kent (Williamsburg) 11pm til 4am - no cover before 12 - $5 after

  • 4 large video screens
  • a central area for dancing
  • perimeter communal seating
  • 6.1 surround sound
  • fine experimental cuisine



Reade Truth - Live on Private Dancer Radio
Studio Mix Jan'09 - Raw Q
A Little Bit of Body Music - Jesse Mann


RGB is an audiovisual experiment designed to pleasure and stimulate the senses. the formula consists of: 3 highly advanced electronic audio selectors, 4 walls of stimulating visuals, generous helpings of alcoholic beverages, and the 4th and most vital ingredient of all is you, the willing test subject!

WARNING! test subjects can expect to experience the following range of side effects:
  • a heightened compulsion to dance and/or to 'jack yo body'
  • sudden unexpected waves of visual pleasure brought on by hypnotic visuals
  • physically stimulating reactions brought on by low frequency basslines
  • a noticeable decrease in anxiety and inhibitions
it is further noted that test subjects may develop a dependency on RGB audiovisual stimuli. in the event this occurs, please consult your RGB electronic music provider for further access to the required stimuli.

thank you,

sept 19th: media

*NEWS* US dnb godfather and NASA founder Dj DB brought some super deep vibes to the RGB faithful, along with a truly impressive dj/live pa set by Henry Still! check it out below:


DB gettin deep on em and bringin in the dancefloor flavors for the 2nd half.



Sat Oct 17th: we're excited to announce our next special guest is none other than nyc's own, techno legend: Reade Truth! joining Mr. Truth will be your RGB residents: Raw Q and Jesse Mann!

more info to follow...