Play Bar Syd**Farewell Party** [WEDNESDAY – 30.08.2017]
Please join us for our farwell party feat. the Roots & Riddim Club legends “the Errol Renaud Trio” + Bateria Grupo De Samba & DJ Dizar will be bringing a bag full of wax to spin on the turntables…
THE ERROL RENAUD TRIO //
From the Caribbean Islands of Trinidad & Tobago Errol Renaud a fusion of grooves, beats and sounds with the steelpan, reggae skanks, soca riddims and dancehall beats…
BATERIA 61 //
Bateria 61 was formed by a group of friendly individuals who share a passion for samba. We’re on a mission to capture the unique and challenging swing of the carioca sound, and to share the fun with anyone who’s keen!
Our founding members have many years of experience playing in similar bands both in Sydney and abroad, including Sambalouco, Samba Frog, G.R.E.S. Alegria and Arrastão in Japan, and Samba Agogo in Wales.
DIZAR LEE //
Raised in Western Sydney, entered the world of Hip-hop via doing a little bit of Breakin’. It wasn’t until he saw a segment on television that featured turntablism one morning that really inspired him to get a pair of turntables and a mixer. In May 2001 at the age of 16, he purchased a set and started collecting records then started to rock parties. To further the arts of turntablism and djing, he attended the United DJ’s mixing school on top of practicing and watching DMC & ITF videos.
Dizar Lee has battled and placed 3rd in the NSW DMC DJ Championships Australia 2004, Semi- Finalist ITF DJ Championships North Coast Region “Advancement Class” 2005 and then gaining the title of UK DMC DJ TEAM CHAMPION 2011 alongside Invincible Armour Crew. Invincible Armour represented the UK in the WORLD DMC DJ TEAM Championships 2011 placing 5th in the world, respectively.
He spins Hip-hop, Soul, Funk, Reggae, Dub, Dancehall, Electronic & bits and pieces of sub-genres that it is related to. Dizar Lee was apart of “Nstrg8trz Crew” (Australia) “Invincible Armour” (UK) and was a scratch DJ for 5 piece Ska/Hip-hop Band “Left Step Band” (UK). Also filling in as a tour DJ for NYC Queens native rapper “Kev Hannibal” Collectively performing in numerous venues, events and festivals as a DJ and with collectives locally, nationwide and internationally. He has worked for record distribution companies in Sydney and in London as well as working at the London based record store “Wyld Pytch Rekords” To further his skills he went to study Music Technology at Ealing & Hammersmith College, UK and then on to study at Alchemea College UK for Audio Engineering and Music Production. On top of shadowing in sessions in a recording studio, whilst studying at Alchemea College he got really hands on experience with working with artists/musicians/songwriters recording/mixing and producing in vast genres ranging from Jazz, Alternative Rock, Folk, Dancehall to Funk. He has worked as a live sound engineer in a small scale environment at the long running “Portobello Acoustic Sessions” at The Metropolitan London, UK.
Living in total of 5 years in London, UK. He came back to Sydney, Australia and set up “Airhorn Recordings” in 2014 consisting in recording, mixing and music production services. He has been putting the focus in as a writer/producer working with a range of artists, songwriters, singers, musicians, rappers, toasters writing and producing with a unique style in variety of genres. He has had the opportunity to do co-writing sessions in Sydney, London and Los Angeles. Dizar Lee continues to bring his eclectic flair to the world as a DJ/Writer/Producer
WHAT: PLAY BAR SYD. FAREWELL
feat. THE ERROL RENAUD TRIO **LIVE REGGAE** + BATERIA 61 GRUPO DE SAMBA **LIVE SAMBA**
+ SUPPORT FROM DJ DIZAR
WHEN: WEDNESDAY 30 AUGUST 2017
DOORS OPEN AT 5PM / HAPPY HOUR 6PM-8PM
WHERE: PLAY BAR SYDNEY. BASEMENT 72 CAMPBELL STREET SURRY HILLS
FREE ENTRY ALL EVENING, FIRST COME FIRST SERVED. THE WORLD IS INVITED.