Jubiläum w/ our most beloved Lineup from New York and Berlin:
(Good Spot NYC / Swim Good Berlin)
Jon (BBE Sound System)
2 Years since we had our opening at REINEKE FUCHS and we are truly and deeply satisfied!
… with Stimulus & Jon on the mic & one and twos.
July 6th x 23h x 12€
x VORVERKAUF 8€:
Style of music:
Timeless, Fresh, Funky, Soulful,
Authentic, Classic, Contemporary, Dope & Original HipHop
“And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.”
“We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.” — Friedrich Nietzsche
Stimulus (Good Spot NYC/Sweat Shop Berlin)
Brooklyn born MC and DJ, STIMULUS, is a member of the New York based live-band The Real Live Show. 2011 began with a tour in Europe highlighted by stops in Berlin and Stockholm for their respective fashion weeks. In Sweden, Stimulus was paired with local A-list talents Hoffmaestro & Adam Tensta. In the summer of 2011, Stimulus toured Norway, Germany, The UK, Mexico, Jamaica, Haiti & The Caribbean Islands with The Scratch DJ Academy (founded by Jam Master J of Run – DMC), ABSOLUT and MALIBU. In the Fall, Stimulus' original music mix tape, 3rd 1st Impression, was released. Beyond over 10K downloads in the 1st week, it received coverage and great reviews from online media outlets all over the world including URB, HypeTrak, Okayplayer, & RCRDLBL.
His previous work has appeared in numerous television programs including Show Time Networks gritty police drama Street Time featuring Terence Howard, infamous horror movie Vampiyaz and the Pontiac Vibe commercial, which Stimulus personally starred in! Stimulus has also shared the stage and DJ booth with some of the most respected names in music, such as De La Soul, Talib Kweli, Redman, Jungle Brothers, Dead Prez, Black Star, Brazilian Girls, The Cure, Cee – Lo, Mark Ronson, DJ AM, Q-Tip, Rich Medina, Benji B, Mr. Thing, DJ Friction, Grandmaster Flash, Pete Rock, Jazzy Jeff, Beverly Bond, DJ Enuff, MOS, Marley Marl, Roy Hargrove, Digital Underground, Esperanza Spalding and Mos Def.
Stimulus’ resume includes US venues Greenhouse, The Box, Le Bain, Butter, Santos, The Thompson, Sub Mercer, Florida Room, 330 Ritch, Skybar & Bar Marmont. He has played Internationally at Crobar, Divino, Kong, Kaufleuten, Tube Station, Bar Tausend, Lost, Volar & Halo. He has had residencies at Santos, Lotus, The Thompson, Joe’s Pub & Cheetah. Stimulus' clients have included Vogue, Reebok, Absolut, Red Bull, Malibu, Budweiser, Nike, Belvedere, Hennessy, Smirnoff and many more.
Jon (BBE Sound System)
Jonathan was born in Berlin and lived all over Germany, until he moved to London in the early 90's.
Always a music lover he started spinning in London and was at home in the vibrant Hip Hop scene of the 90's.
From strictly playing Hip Hop he musical taste and style has developed to spinning all genres of black music.
He has an eclectic taste and you will hear Latin, Afro Beat, House, Jazz, Broken Beat as well as Dub Step or U:K Garage in his sets. A vinyl-junkie… Jonathan still loves to spin the black wax!!! Returning to his native Berlin in 2009, Jon joined BBE Records, when he met Peter Adarkwah in Berlin.
Since then Jonathan has worked on the Strange Games and Things 5 compilation, with Pete and DJ Spinna. He brought acclaimed South African artist Spoek Mathambo, as well as New Zealand soul outfit Electric Wire Hustle to BBE.
He has documented Philadelphia legends like Weldon McDougal, Joe Tarsia, and Earl Young for the now classic BBE Compilation “Get Down with Philly Sound”.
In Berlin Jonathan and Pete started BBE Soundsystem playing their eclectic, funky, classic mix of House, Soul, Funk Afrobeat and everything in between.