The Top 50 DJs in Washington DC

By Ravi in DC Clubs, DC Lounges, DC Nightlife, Whats hot in DC Nightlife
Friday, April 20, 2012, 1:45pm. (Updated: 10/24/13 at 9:39pm) Add comments

Over 500 DJs entered the 1st Annual DC Clubbing Top 50 DJs Poll. The 2 week voting period tallied over 4,000 votes. When the dust settled, we were left with the top 50 DJs in Washington DC.

They spin at some of the best bars, lounges and nightclubs throughout every neighborhood in The District.

Huge thanks to Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center for providing over $5000 in prizes and being the best audio/lighting outlet in DC. Whether you’re opening a venue, need DJ gear or want to build a studio, Chuck’s is your starting point.

And of course, thanks to everyone who voted!

See the official rules, scoring, prizes and about page

DC Clubbing #1 DJ: DJ Lookz – @djlookz

Style: Open Format & Sexy Beatz
Weekly Residencies: Ozio Rooftop, The Park, Josephine
Equipment Used: Technics, CDJs, Serato, Rane, Pioneer & Cassette.Tape.Decks
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Lima
Favorite place to go out in DC: Sax
Favorite drink: Redbull Vokda (Sugar Free!!! Yeaaa I said it, watch dem calories!)
Track that never fails: BBD – Poison (any remix)
Best track of 2011: Pitbull ft Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer – Give Me Everything (Tonight)[Dewey Beach Remix]
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Miasma
Favorite DJ worldwide: Porter Robinson
Best thing about being a DJ is… making people dance! Nothing better than creating the soundtrack to party rocking, fist pumps & standingoncouches.com #yolo lol
DC Clubbing #2 DJ: Benny C – @DJBennyC

Style: The right music, mixed appropriately.
Weekly Residencies: Tattoo Bar, Push Nightclub (Harrah’s Tunica), VooDoo Lounge (Harrah’s Kansas City), Wonderland Ballroom.
Equipment Used: Serato w/ Mix Emergency on DJM-800/900, Technics 1200s, 2 CDJ-800/1000s w/ M-AUDIO Trigger Finger.
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Wonderland Ballroom
Favorite place to go out in DC: Churchkey
Favorite drink: Chocolate City Beer’s “Cerveza Nacional” or a Jameson on the rocks.
Track that never fails: Al Green – Love & Happiness
Best track of 2011: Remix of Big K.R.I.T.’s “Country Shit” featuring Ludacris and Bun B.
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Phlipz. He’s dreamy.
Favorite DJ worldwide: Kevin Scott, Don Lynch, Jay E, Jordan Laws, Steve1der, 2nd Nature, Costik, Brett B, Bobby Keys.
Best thing about being a DJ is… getting to play the music I like knowing that the dance floor will be on my side in short time.

DC Clubbing #3 DJ: Sean Falco – @falcodc

Style: House/Electro
Weekly Residencies: M.I.A. Lounge, Eden Rooftop, District, Midtown Penthouse
Equipment Used: CDJs, Traktor
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Eden Rooftop
Favorite place to go out in DC: Georgetown
Favorite drink: Redbull Vodka!
Track that never fails: Avicii – Levels
Best track of 2011: Sandro Silva & Quintino – Epic
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Much love to all DC DJs…can’t choose one!
Favorite DJ worldwide: Tiesto/SHM/Alesso/Avicii/Afrojack
Best thing about being a DJ is… the connection to the people around you when every person in the room is empowered by the energy of the music… the hands in the air, the facial expressions, the screaming and the love!

DC Clubbing #4 DJ: DJ Saam – @DJ_Saam

Style: High energy open format
Weekly Residencies: Lima (T), Dirty Bar (W), Josephine (Th), Barcode (F), Ultrabar (S)
Equipment Used: Serato
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Lima
Favorite place to go out in DC: I don’t get to go out that much because I work on the weekends. Whenever I do find myself off on a night you’d most likely find me at Glow events!
Favorite drink: Anything Vodka
Track that never fails: Chris Brown- Yeah 3x
Best track of 2011: Pitbull, Ne-Yo and Afrojack – Give Me Everything
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Biks, Phlipz and C-Lo
Favorite DJ worldwide: DJ Enferno
Best thing about being a DJ is… having the ability to control the crowd with your style and music. There’s no greater high in the world than when a huge crowd is moving with you. As a DJ, you feed off the crowd’s energy

DC Clubbing #5 DJ: DJ Geometrix – @DJGeometrix

Style: Open Format (Top 40 Dance, Hip-Hop, Classics)
Weekly Residencies: Ultrabar (F), Fur (S)
Equipment Used: Serato Scratch Live, MixEmergency, Ableton Live, Technics SL-1200 Turntables, Pioneer CDJs, Pioneer DJM-800, Rane ttm-57, Novation Dicer
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Ultrabar
Favorite place to go out in DC: Sundays at 18th St Lounge w/ Sam the Man Burns, Tuesdays at Recess Lounge w/ Jerome Baker III
Favorite drink: Grey Goose & Cranberry
Track that never fails: Daft Punk – One More Time
Best track of 2011: Kanye West & Jay-Z – N#ggas in Paris
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Stylus Chris
Favorite DJ worldwide: DJ Enferno
Best thing about being a DJ is… I get to play music for other people and it pays my mortgage


DC Clubbing #6 DJ: Chris Styles – @djchrisstyles

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DC Clubbing #7 DJ: Danny House – @DANNY_HOUSE_

Style: Progressive/Deep/Tech/House, Open Format
Weekly Residencies: Masa 14, Shadow Room, Eden Rooftop
Equipment Used: CDJ 2000s, sometimes Serato
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Cafe Citron, Josephine, Eden
Favorite place to go out in DC: U Street Corridor
Favorite drink: Mojito & Tokyo Tea
Track that never fails: Dohr & Mangold – Love No Pride (Eddie Thoneick Remix)
Best track of 2011: Not “Levels”
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Alex Eljaiek, Long Jawns, Saeed Younan, Alvin Risk
Favorite DJ worldwide: Erick Morillo
Best thing about being a DJ is… Watching the expressions on peoples faces and that energy transferring into a wave of dance motions. The fact that you are surrounded by music the whole time, and you get your own booth to play it!

DC Clubbing #8 DJ: Epoch – @TheRealEpoch

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DC Clubbing #9 DJ: Roberto Gonzalez – @robertogonzale

Style: Progressive/House/Trance
Weekly Residencies: Glow Washington DC
Equipment Used: USB sticks, SD Cards
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Fur Nightclub, last big club left in the city.
Favorite place to go out in DC: Lima
Favorite drink: Vodka Soda and Patron of course ;-)
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Best track of 2011: Robin S. vs Kaskade- Be Still and Show Me Love
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Enferno
Favorite DJ worldwide: Tiesto, Markus Schulz
Best thing about being a DJ is… meeting new people that support what I do and enjoy the music as much as I do!!

DC Clubbing #10 DJ: DJ Pootie – @djpootie

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DC Clubbing #11 DJ: Kid Lucky – @djkidlucky

Style: Open-Format, House
Weekly Residencies: Barcode (T), Ultrabar (F, S)
Equipment Used: Serato, CDJs
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Fur
Favorite place to go out in DC: Lima
Favorite drink: Heineken
Track that never fails: Whoomp There It Is
Best track of 2011: Levels
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Phlipz
Favorite DJ worldwide: Chachi
Best thing about being a DJ is… the ability to communicate with an audience through music!

DC Clubbing #12 DJ: Sicarii – @djsicarii

Style: Progressive & Electro House
Weekly Residencies: Nü Entertainment
Equipment Used: Ableton Live, APC 40, Launchpad, occasionally Traktor
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Ibiza
Favorite place to go out in DC: U Street
Favorite drink: Bloody Mary
Track that never fails: Savoy – California Dreamin (Original Mix)
Best track of 2011: Eric Prydz – 2Night (Original Mix)
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Nügen
Favorite DJ worldwide: Deadmau5
Best thing about being a DJ is… sharing my music with people of vastly varying backgrounds. I consider myself a producer first and a DJ second; there are few feelings that rival watching a crowd groove to your own material. I’ve lived on 5 continents and I continue to marvel at the unifying power of dance music. From Seoul to Harare, I’ve found that if you play it, bright-eyed escapists will come.

DC Clubbing #13 DJ: Aluko – @OfficialAluko

Style: EDM (progressive house)
Weekly Residencies: The Rosebar at Current, Josephine Lounge
Equipment Used: Traktor
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: The Rosebar at Current
Favorite place to go out in DC: DuPont
Favorite drink: Anything with sour mix
Track that never fails: Tristan Garner and Gregori Klosman – Fuckin’ Down
Best track of 2011: Coldplay – Every Teardrop is A Waterfall (Swedish House Mafia
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Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Epoch
Favorite DJ worldwide: Dirty South
Best thing about being a DJ is… playing your own original productions and seeing how the crowd reacts.

DC Clubbing #14 DJ: Crowdrocker DJ Kam – @djkamdc

Style: Open-Format (Top 40, EDM, Rock, Hip Hop, Mashups)
Weekly Residencies: MIA (Th, bi-monthly) Panorama Productions (F), Barcode (S)
Equipment Used: Serato
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Barcode
Favorite place to go out in DC: Glow at Lima
Favorite drink: H2O
Track that never fails: LMFAO – Shots
Best track of 2011: Avicii – Levels
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Geometrix
Favorite DJ worldwide: DJ Enferno
Best thing about being a DJ is… being able to share my love for music, deliver new tracks and old, seamlessly blend music live, and deliver an experience that cannot be replicated by anyone else. Building the energy of the crowd to the climax of the night when you drop a massive track on the crowd and everyone screams or puts their hands in the air. Knowing at the end of the night when you finish, everyone leaving had a great night and they come up to the booth to thank you, it humbles me every single time. Constantly learning, improving, and interacting with the audience inside and outside of the club.

DC Clubbing #15 DJ: DJ Flounder – @djflounder

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DC Clubbing #16 DJ: DJ Phlipz – @djphlipz

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DC Clubbing #17 DJ: DJ Tektronics – @djtektronics

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DC Clubbing #18 DJ: House Tribe – @djramsesdc & @jonnytrust

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DC Clubbing #19 DJ: DJ Quicksilva – @djquicksilva

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DC Clubbing #20 DJ: DJ Mixalis – @djmixalis

Style: House, Euro, Greek, International
Weekly Residencies: “To Glenti” at Chroma (Ultrabar) and Barcode
Equipment Used: CDJs
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Barcode, Lima
Favorite place to go out in DC: Barcode
Favorite drink: Grey Goose/Redbull, Amstel Light
Track that never fails: Avicii – Levels
Best track of 2011: Calvin Harris – Awooga
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Pete Moutso
Favorite DJ worldwide: Axwell
Best thing about being a DJ is… creating and controlling the atmosphere in the club. Watching people have a great time to me is a satisfaction that can be even better than sex.

DC Clubbing #21 DJ: Spinser Tracy – @spinsertracy

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DC Clubbing #22 DJ: George Tsakiris – @dj_geotsakiris

Style: Open Format
Weekly Residencies: Ultrabar
Equipment Used: Serato, CDs
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Ultrabar, Barcode
Favorite place to go out in DC: Barcode
Favorite drink: Water
Track that never fails: Enur – Calabria
Best track of 2011: Pitbull feat. Ne-yo & Nayer – Give Me Everything Tonight
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Geometrix
Favorite DJ worldwide: Hardwell
Best thing about being a DJ is… experiencing a crowd (no matter the size) scream at the TOP of their LUNGS to your music…….OVER and OVER again, nothing can compare to that..

DC Clubbing #6 DJ: Big Tigger – @Bigtiggershow

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DC Clubbing #24 DJ: Chest Rockwell – @djchestrockwell

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DC Clubbing #25 DJ: Pauly van Doorn – @paulyvandoorn

Style: Electro, Progressive house/trance
Weekly Residencies: Level 2 (Harrisburgh, PA)
Equipment Used: Traktor
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Fur
Favorite place to go out in DC: Georgetown
Favorite drink: Vodka Redbull, Water
Track that never fails: Chuckie – Who Is Ready To Jump (Dada Life Remix)
Best track of 2011: Gareth Emery – Tokyo
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Pete Moutso
Favorite DJ worldwide: Marcus Schossow
Best thing about being a DJ is… the party life

DC Clubbing #26 DJ: Chris Suelto – @djsuelto

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DC Clubbing #27 DJ: DJ Alizay – @djalizay

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DC Clubbing #28 DJ: DJ Soundtrax – @djsoundtrax

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DC Clubbing #29 DJ: DJ Lovely – @DJLovely_Inc

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DC Clubbing #30 DJ: DJ Gemini – @DjGEMINIlive

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DC Clubbing #31 DJ: DJ Vicious – @Dj_Vicious

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DC Clubbing #32 DJ: Brad Piff – @bradleypiff

Style: Trouse, Progressive House, Electro
Weekly Residencies: Lima (W), Dirty Bar (Th), MIA (F), Rosebar at Current (S)
Equipment Used: CDJs w/ USBs + Rekordbox ftw!
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Rosebar (Current)
Favorite place to go out in DC: Verizon Center (GO CAPS)
Favorite drink: Blueberry Stoli + Sugar-free Redbull
Track that never fails: Green Velvet vs. Sander van Doorn vs. RHCP – Flash vs. Intro vs. Otherside (Romain G Pump Up The Chilli Reboot)
Best track of 2011: Bassjackers – Mush, Mush (Original Mix)
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Phlipz
Favorite DJ worldwide: Axwell, Thomas Gold
Best thing about being a DJ is… the people. Introducing them to new music and actually liking it! The energy. Everything! The moment when you’re mixing in a track and you can see people’s facial expressions like oh shit, that’s my song that’s about to come in and we share that moment where our hands are in the air. Then as that drop hits, we both start jumping and raging. That connection is truly amazing.

DC Clubbing #33 DJ: LJMTX – @LJMTX

Style: Electro, progressive house
Weekly Residencies: Transit (W)
Equipment Used: CDJs, Serato
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: U Street Music Hall
Favorite place to go out in DC: Glow at Fur
Favorite drink: Vodka & Cranberry
Track that never fails: Pretty much any version of Show Me Love
Best track of 2011: Fast Foot & LJ MTX – Drugs Sex Money Electro (Revolvr & Donald
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Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Jon Deke
Favorite DJ worldwide: John B
Best thing about being a DJ is… all of the free bacon

DC Clubbing #34 DJ: DJ Xplosive – @DJXplosiveBOOM

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DC Clubbing #35 DJ: DJ Cuban – @djcubanservices

Style: To please my crowd with a diverse tune selection and blend the music smoothly to keep the party rocking.
Weekly Residencies: Venechi Events
Equipment Used: Clubs: Serato, CDJs; Private: DDJ-S1, Serato Itch
Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Ultrabar
Favorite place to go out in DC: Panorama Events
Favorite drink: Redbull & Vodka
Track that never fails: LMFAO – Shots
Best track of 2011: Avicii vs Flo Rida – Good Feeling (LX Tronix Mashup Mix)
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Mario
Favorite DJ worldwide: Afrojack
Best thing about being a DJ is… I get paid to party

DC Clubbing #36 DJ: Matt Goldman – @mattgoldman15

Style: Flamboyant
Weekly Residencies: Glow Washington DC
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Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Lima
Favorite place to go out in DC: Lima
Favorite drink: Jager w/ nut checks to chase
Track that never fails: TJR – Funky Vodka
Best track of 2011: Deniz Koyu – Hertz
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Roberto Gonzalez
Favorite DJ worldwide: Mark Knight
Best thing about being a DJ is… hanging out with Ravi all the time.

DC Clubbing #37 DJ: DJ Analyze – @djanalyze

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DC Clubbing #38 DJ: DJ Neekola – @djneekola

Style: Commercial House
Weekly Residencies: L2, Harrah’s Atlantic City, Opera
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Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Lima
Favorite place to go out in DC: Peacock Cafe
Favorite drink: Shirley Temple
Track that never fails: Super Mario
Best track of 2011: Playtime
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: Not fair. So many are like my family. Impossible to name just one.
Favorite DJ worldwide: Dr. Kucho!
Best thing about being a DJ is… I get to work with MUSIC EVERY DAY.

DC Clubbing #39 DJ: Jon Deke – @jondeke

Style: House
Weekly Residencies: Glow Washington DC
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Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Cafe Citron
Favorite place to go out in DC: Bistro Francais
Favorite drink: Rum & Coke
Track that never fails: Stardust – Music Sounds Better with You
Best track of 2011: SebastiAn – Embody
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Geometrix
Favorite DJ worldwide: DJ Mehdi
Best thing about being a DJ is… the money and the hoes.

DC Clubbing #40 DJ: DJ Ramzy – @djramzy

Style: Open Format/Fast
Weekly Residencies: Rockville Rooftop (Th), Ultrabar (S)
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Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Barcode
Favorite place to go out in DC: Lima
Favorite drink: Absolut Citron on the rocks
Track that never fails: Enur – Calabria
Best track of 2011: Ne-Yo ft. Pitbull – Give Me Everything Tonight
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Saam
Favorite DJ worldwide: DJ Jazzy Jeff
Best thing about being a DJ is… you get paid to do what you love!

DC Clubbing #41 DJ: Max Rewak – @mrewak

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DC Clubbing #42 DJ: Sabeel Chohan – @DJSabeelChohan

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DC Clubbing #43 DJ: DJ Piojo – @djpiojo

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DC Clubbing #44 DJ: DJ Joe aka Cat Daddy – @djjoecatdaddy

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DC Clubbing #45 DJ: DJ Khaleel – @KHAL33L

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DC Clubbing #46 DJ: Boris Gluck – @borisgluck

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DC Clubbing #47 DJ: Alex Bernal

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DC Clubbing #48 DJ: DJ JD – @jdiaz_3

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DC Clubbing #49 DJ: DJ Groove – @djgroovedc

Style: House/Mainstream/Mashups/Hip Hop/Reggae/Top 40 Dance
Weekly Residencies: Ultrabar (F), District (S)
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Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Midtown
Favorite place to go out in DC: Barcode
Favorite drink: Grey Goose/Johnny Black
Track that never fails: Fatman Scoop – Faithful
Best track of 2011: Avicii – Levels
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Favorite DJ worldwide: DJ Geometrix
Best thing about being a DJ is… witnessing hard work paying off. Feeling the crowd embrace your music and taking the dance floor by storm, into higher levels of pure musical ecstasy.

DC Clubbing #50 DJ: DJ Mario

Style: South American
Weekly Residencies: Barcode (W), Diamond Lounge (Th), Eden (F), Ultrabar (S)
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Favorite club/bar/lounge in DC: Barcode
Favorite place to go out in DC: Ultrabar
Favorite drink: Captain & Sprite
Track that never fails: Beyonce – Single Ladies
Best track of 2011: Avicii – Levels
Favorite DJ in DC other than yourself: DJ Piojo
Favorite DJ worldwide: Avicii
Best thing about being a DJ is… the music. I love the music.

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facebook.com/davidsolanomusic

Opening Set: Roberto Gonzalez

Saturday April 14, 2012

Fur Nightclub
33 Patterson St NE # A
Washington D.C., DC 20002-3349

(202) 842-3401

Doors at 10pm, Ages 18+

Receive $10 off entry all night w/ your DAYGLOW ticket stub!

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The newest Swedish DJ sensation takes it from the sold out Day Glow to Fur Nightclub for the DC after hours event of the year! Along with Day Glow resident David Solano and Glow resident Roberto Gonzalez, Alesso brings the ruckus to DC nightlife after hours on Saturday April 14.Keep your print outs and ticket stubs. $10 off entry all night with proof of Day Glow ticket purchase. Come as you are, paint and all!

More Than Just Politics
DC Mayor looks to add hour to last call on weekends.

District of Colombia Mayor Vincent Gray recently proposed his 2013 budget plan for the city of Washington.

In trying to avoid tax increases and service cuts, the $10M plan would raise an extra $5.3M by passing a law allowing DC bars, restaurants, lounges and nightclubs to serve alcohol until 4AM on weekends.

More Money for DC
More Press for District Entertainment & Nightlife

With “The Most Powerful City in the World” for a nickname, it’s difficult to imagine getting more press for the US capital. While politics will always be king, the Washington DC Nightlife and Entertainment community is thriving.

Live Nation venues like Warner Theater and the recently opened Fillmore Silver Spring bring world renowned music and comedy acts weekly. Productions like Fela!, Come Fly Away and more show regularly at Sidney Harmon Hall, the world famous Kennedy Center and other DC theater venues. The city is known amongst jazz and blue fans throughout America as the birthplace of the legendary Duke Ellington.

The above-mentioned activities however, are generally closed by Midnight.

Washington DC restaurants, lounges, bars and nightclubs provide invaluable revenue for The District primarily through sales tax on liquor. American nightlife meccas such as New York, Miami and Las Vegas not only have extended hours, they are also recognized as international destinations. Tourism thrives in these cities in part due to their ability to offer late night activities.

Allowing Washington DC nightlife venues to remain open until 4AM on weekends will create fresh buzz for a city dominated in the news by politics.

An extension of liquor sales on the weekends would cascade to the food, transportation, safety and tourism industries to name a few; and create more jobs in a rebuilding economy.

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Nightlife entrepreneurs feel the extra hour will serve more than just their own business interests.

“It’ll be a tremendous boom for the DC economy; providing much needed revenue without effort from the government, or extra taxes on residents. Not only will it be generating more tax revenue, it will also generate more money in terms of salaries for nightlife employees and police details,”

- Panorama Productions owner Antonis Karagounis

DC council members concerned with stability and public rowdiness issues made the following comments:

“We don’t want any of that. We don’t want a Bourbon Street atmosphere.”

“Any suggestions about changing hours of alcohol sales will be met with concerns.”

“… concerned about people in cars, out later at night, drinking for longer periods.”

We feel it’s unfair to equate a 4AM last call with turning DC into one massive Bourbon Street party. The infamous New Orleans party destination is home to bars, restaurants, strip clubs and souvenir shops. All Mayor Grey wants is an extra hour at the bar.

We agree that there are issues that need to be addressed, but being out late in and of itself is not an argument against anything. People driving drunk is a concern whether it’s lunch time, happy hour, dinner or beyond.

Do the Pros Outweigh the Cons?

If DC nightlife is granted an extra hour to serve alcohol on Friday and Saturday nights, it will potentially pay for over half of the Mayor’s proposed budget for 2013. If not from liquor sales tax, where will the money come from? Would you rather pay more taxes out of your pocket? Or would you rather have an extra hour at the bar and let the clubs pay to keep DC great?

Dada Life - Sat 03.31.12 [Glow at Fur]

By Ravi in DC Clubs, DC Events, Whats hot in DC Nightlife
Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 2:44pm. (Updated: 10/24/13 at 6:00pm) Add comments
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Dada Life
www.dadalife.com

Opening set: Matt Goldman

Saturday March 31, 2012

Fur Nightclub
33 Patterson St NE # A
Washington D.C., DC 20002-3349

(202) 842-3401

Doors at 10pm, Ages 18+

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The Basics

  • From: Sweden
  • Style: Electro
  • Label: So Much Dada, Wall, Spinnin’, Dim Mak

The Music

  • Famous Tracks: White Noise/Red Meat, Kick Out the Epic Motherf**ker, Cookie with a Smile, Happy Hands & Happy Feet, Unleash the Fucking Dada, Happy Violence, Let’s Get Bleeped Tonight, Fight Club is Closed
  • Famous Remixes: Kaskade feat. Haley – Dynasty, Martin Solveig – Hello, Dan Black feat. Kid Cudi – Symphonies, Duck Sauce – Big Bad Wolf, Afrojack & R3hab – Prutataaa

There’s nothing a nightclub staff loves more than cleaning up smushed bananas and mopping up champagne at 5 in the morning. And there’s definitely nothing we love more than smushing bananas and spraying champagne all over the club at 5 in the morning. F***ing RIGHT baby! Dada Life makes their Fur Nightclub debut and it’s about to get messy! Dada Life have made their presence known since exploding into the dance music world a couple years back. Every track is reckless, every show is psychotic and every banana is done for. It’s on!

1st Annual DC Clubbing Top 50 DJ Poll

By Ravi in DC Clubs, DC Lounges, DC Nightlife, Whats hot in DC Nightlife
Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 6:55pm. (Updated: 10/24/13 at 6:00pm) Add comments

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Voting now closed, stay tuned for the results!

Panorama Productions
&
Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center

bring you the 1st annual

DC Clubbing Top 50 DJ Poll

Voting Open Tuesday March 6 – Tuesday March 20

About:

Inspired by the DJ Mag Top 100, the DCC Top 50 aims to shed light on the rising volume of DJ talent based in the DC/MD/VA region.

With home grown acts like Dubfire, Sharam, Saeed Younan, Tittsworth, Volta Bureau, Nadastrom, Andrew Bayer, BT, Alvin Risk, Thievery Corporation, DJ Enferno, Breakfast and Pleasurekraft having established themselves on an international level; this poll has been reserved for the local residents, rising stars and future of clubbing in Washington DC.

DJ Selection:

For the first year, we scoured DC looking to draw the most comprehensive list of mainstream, hip-hop, dance, underground, Latin and mash-up DJs possible. We reached out to club owners, promoters and long-time members of the DC nightlife community in order to ensure transparency.

If you or someone you know is not listed and should be, we apologize and have provided a write-in option. In order for a name to be added, you must have at least (10) people write it in the blank space provided. It will then automatically be added to the drop down list.

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Prizes furnished by
1st Place

Z-Trip’s Sixty-Two Z Mixer by Rane
Retail Value: $2650.00

Comes with Serato software, vinyls, CDs and more.

Spec sheet here.

2nd Place

DC Clubbing Top 50 DJ ContestPair of JBL EON 515XT speakers
Retail value: $1800.00

Durability, high performance, easy to use. Improved input sensitivity, lowered noise floor, and re-voiced system for peak performance and enhanced audio precision. Intuitive on-board 3-channel mixer with adjustable EQ. Sturdy construction and superior ergonomic design.

Specs

3rd Place

DJ backpacks UDG Creator Laptop Backpack + WMC Chuck’s Bucks
Retail Value: $300.00 + $200.00

Holds Interface, Laptop, Mixer, LPs. Pockets for USB/Audio cables, MP3 Player, CD’s, Headphones and Power supplies. Heavy duty, water resistant nylon w/ padded walls and removable inserts. Comfort, moisture absorbent, handle grip, rain cover, pockets, and rear organizer.

More info

4th Place

best DJs in DC contest prizes$150 worth of Washington Music Center Chuck’s Bucks

$150 towards any of Washington Music Center’s amazing products. Microphones, synthesizers, drum kits, headphones, hardware, speakers, amps, cables and any other of your audio needs.

5th Place

Reloop headphonesRHP-10 Gold Rush Reloop Headphones
Retail Value: $100.00

Modern, lightweight design, robust construction, noble materials and luxurious features. Large driver units, plain/compact ear cup. High-end aluminum bracket for stability and lightness. Precise adjustment allows accurate alignment and double casing w/ artificial leather upper and fluid-absorbing Climabsorb net-nylon lower guarantees comfort and robustness.

More info here

Voting/Scoring:

Voting for the DCC Top 50 will be held from 03.06.12 – 03.20.12

To prevent ballot-stuffing, email confirmation will be required to vote. 1 vote per person.

Scoring will be done on a weighted scale:
1st choice: 5 pts
2nd choice: 4 pts
3rd choice: 3 pts
4th choice: 2 pts
5th choice: 1 pt

Poll results will be a reflection of point totals.

DC Clubbing Top 50 voting

Cheating:

Purchasing votes, bribing voters, ballot stuffing in any form, excessive sh*t talking and excessive spamming for votes will result in disqualification.


About Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center

Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center was founded in 1960 by Chuck and Marge Levin. The store was originally located at 12th and H Streets in downtown Washington, D.C. In April of 1968, that location destroyed due to fire in the riots of that same year, following the assassination of Martin Luther King. Two months later, operations resumed at the current location on Veirs Mill Road in Wheaton, Maryland.

Washington Music Center (popularly known as “Chuck’s”) occupies four warehouses and separate repair facilities in close proximity to the main store, as well as state of the art Pro Sound and Home Keyboard showrooms in a building adjacent to the main store. Chuck’s is truly a family operation, and a great deal of our success is directly attributed to the close working relationship of this family. In recent years, the original founders’ two sons, Alan and Robert, have taken over stewardship of the company.

Washington Music Center’s reputation for customer service, competitive pricing, large inventory, reliability, integrity, honesty, dependability, personal attention to details, good will, quality, and customer satisfaction remains unsurpassed by anyone in the retail music industry. For these reasons, Chuck’s has continued to grow and prosper continuously each and every year since it’s inception, winning top sales awards from several of the biggest manufacturers in the music industry. We couldn’t do it without a loyal customer base, and for this you have our utmost gratitude. Thanks everybody!

On the web: www.wmcworld.com/
On Facebook: facebook.com/chucklevins
On Twitter: @chucklevins

About Panorama Productions

Panorama Productions is the largest nightlife entertainment group in Washington, DC. It owns and operates four venues (Lima Lounge, Josephine, Ultrabar, Barcode) and maintains the Club Glow brand. Each of these venues, in addition to Club Glow, brings a unique flavor to the DC nightlife scene.

  • Ultrabar is a four-floor, 9,000 square foot nightclub in Penn Quarter. A bank at the turn of the 20th century, it retains many of the original features including marble accents and a vault-turned lounge area. Open Thursday – Saturday, the DC nightclub draws up to 1,200 clubbers per night.
  • Club Glow, Panorama’s flagship event, is the longest running weekly dance party in DC. It features the biggest DJs in the world at Fur Nightclub, Lima Lounge and Josephine. It was listed as one of the 8 best clubs in America at the 2011 International Dance Music Awards 2011. It was named ‘Best Venue’ (Club Glow) and ‘Best New Venue’ (Glow Thursdays at Lima) in 2010 by David Guetta and Armin van Buuren.Regular bookings include Armin van Buuren, David Guetta, Tiesto, Paul van Dyk, Avicii, Markus Schulz, Benny Benassi, Steve Angello, Kaskade, Axwell, Cosmic Gate, Steve Aoki, Laidback Luke, Ferry Corsten and more.
  • Barcode is a modern American restaurant, bar and lounge in a 5,000 square foot space. It features a kitchen open until midnight, 7 days per week. Its prime Golden Triangle location coupled with popular drink specials saw this DC restaurant win a “Best Happy Hour in DC” award from The Washington Post in 2011. It has a 500 person capacity and features weekly parties as well as sporting events and fight nights.
  • Lima Lounge is a restaurant, lounge and bar on K Street designed for those interested in exploring the finer side of food, drink, music and style. The 7,500 square foot space features three separate levels, a year-round outdoor patio and a VIP lounge. Open Monday – Saturday, Lima events regularly draw up to 1,000 energetic college students, young professionals and European trendsetters.
  • Josephine is one of the trendiest and upscale lounges in DC. Located on the corner of K Street and Vermont Avenue, the venue was remodeled in Summer/Fall 2011 to enhance its sleek interior design, add bars, open up the space and increase bottle service options. A 5,500 square foot adult playground, Josephine provides a posh hangout for up to 400 people.
DJ Pauly D Fur Washington DC

DJ Pauly D came through Club Glow Washington DC for round 4 of champagne showers ooohhh yeeeaaaahhhh

What Does Your Drink Say About You?

By Peach in DC Clubs, DC Lounges, Get in Style
Thursday, February 23, 2012, 6:36pm. (Updated: 10/24/13 at 4:17pm) Add comments
Group Drinking

Just like the clothes on your back, what you drink can tell a lot about you. Amaretto Sour is for rookies, chilled patron is for p*ssies and boxed wine belongs at the pre-game, not the club!

Thomas Gold Fur Washington DC

Swedish House Mafia’s Breakthrough DJ of 2011 brings some of the best house music in the world to Fur Nightclub.

Jesse Tittsworth Birthday Bash: Thurs 02.23.12 [U-Hall]

By Ravi in DC Clubs, Whats hot in DC Nightlife
Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 2:00pm. (Updated: 2/24/12 at 7:32pm) Add comments
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U-Hall co-founder and moombahton/electro master Jesse Tittsworth is having the most hardcore birthday in DC.

Best Ways to Get Kicked Out of the Club

By Peach in DC Clubs, DC Nightlife, Get in Style
Thursday, January 26, 2012, 5:25pm. (Updated: 10/24/13 at 5:41pm) Add comments
Kicked out of the club

There are rules to DC nightlife. If you want to keep the party going, you should probably avoid most of these things.

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