The fall season is certainly setting in here in Chicago, and while the air keeps getting cool and cooler, things are just heating up at the MID. Check out some of the upcoming artists and their latest tracks and releases. And this is just beginning; check out the rest of our upcoming events right here!
Michael Woods – Thursday October 4th
Starting off the month will be London’s legendary electro house producer and label boss of the ever growing Diffused Music, Michael Woods. Check out the official video to his latest release featuring Ester Dean, “We’ve Only Just Begun” – the latest single of his highly anticipated LP, We’ve Only Just Begun, which is set for release on October 28th. Grab your tickets to the event right here!
Green Velvet + J. Phlip + Paul Johnson – Friday October 5th
We welcome back to the MID a fine batch of homegrown talent, featuring the legendary Chicago house don, Green Velvet. Earlier this month, the Japanese Pop Stars released the down and dirty techno track, “Matter of Time” featuring non other than Green Velvet. Donned by The DMC Buzz Chart Team as “A techno masterpiece” and used as the official Anthem for the 2012 International Music Summit, this track certainly deserves a listen or two. Also, be sure to check out DirtyBird bass queen, J. Phlip, right here Grab your tickets now here!
Congorock – Saturday, October 6th
Rising Italian tribal-electro-house sensation, Congorock, has been making substantial waves across the international EDM scene as of late, and will no doubt bring the hype to the MID this week. He recently released an interesting new single with Jamaican Reggae and Dancehall MC, Sean Paul, check it out here. Fresh off a smashing performance at New York’s Electric Zoo earlier this month, Vibe Magazine caught up with Congorock after his set to sit down for an interview. Check it out right here! Tickets for this event can be purchased right here.
Sasha – Zebo – Funk Shui – Friday, October 12th
No introduction necessary – we are extremely proud to welcome one the world’s hottest and most innovative DJs and producers of all time, the UK’s SASHA, to the intimate setting of the MID! Get your tickets right here
Audrey Napoleon – Thursday, October 18th
In case you missed it, L.A. electro house queen, Audrey Napoleon, recently released a free EP, Ornamental Egos, which can be downloaded right here. Give it a listen and get hyped, this is not one to be missed! Tickets are available right here.
Mord Fustang – Team Bayside High – Regulators – Friday, October 19th
Hailing from Estonia, Northern Europe – Mord Fustang is taking the dance music world by storm with his 8-bit infused take on electro house music. Fresh off a spectacular set at North Coast Music Festival in September, he is sure to bring the heat back to Chicago in the intimate setting of the MID. Last week, Fustang gave his latest musical offering in the form of the track, Champloo. The track delves in a new direction, straying from his traditional electro-house sound and experimenting with a wonky, snappy, glitch hop sound. Check it out below and grab your tickets here.
Check out: Zebo – Trap to the Future Part 3: Afterhours
The latest offering from our dexterous resident DJ ZEBO, which explores the softer, deeper side of trap music and intended for a late night listen after the clubs have shut their doors. Zebo plays the MID each and every Friday, be sure to get here early to catch his sets!