Thursday, April 1, 2010
AFTER SUNSET Presents Marty Gotera (Sassafras Soundsystem)
AFTER SUNSET is BACK!!
With special guest..
Bielefeld, Germany/ San Francisco, CA
Sassafras Soundsystem (sassafras.podomatic.com)
Friday, April 9th 2010
6 to 10PM
222 Hyde (between Eddy and Turk)
** 2 for 1 Well Drinks!!!
** Pizza & Beer Combo $8
Hosted by the Mongoloids of Mongo Disko.
Marty was raised on disco, rock, soul, funk and pop music of the 70's and 80s. In the early 80's, he found hip hop and modern rock. This made for an easy transition into electronic music in the early 90's. Attending his first rave dance party in 1992. He quickly fell in love with the scene and its music. Marty attributes his desire to become a DJ to a cassette tape he bought at a rave.... Jeno "Energy". After hearing this mixtape, Marty knew he wanted to be a DJ. Marty started buying records and began DJing at small house parties. He took all his musical knowledge and fused it all together. After 9 years of DJing, he started to produce music with Hogi (Electrogusto, SF/Jakarta) as the B.O.T.s, with RAF ONE (TokyoElectric, SF) as pH and with Jeno (Wicked, SF) as White Noize. Currently he spreads his musical vision through his podcast, sassafras.podomatic.com and international Dj gigs.
Marty has played at parties such as Wicked (San Francisco), Kit Kat (SF), Conscious Session (SF), Sunset (SF), Pepper (SF), Musicbox (SF), Macarena (Barcelona), Pyonen (Berlin), Manyc Monday (Berlin), Bergstubl (Berlin), Kurzurlaub (Berlin), Klangsucht (Berlin), Quirk It! (Bali), Calling (Bielefeld), Geraete Turnen (Bielefeld), Klubzimmer (Bielefeld), Vinyl Pimps (Hawaii), Sequence (SF) and *Be Here (SF). He has DJed alongside Jeno (Wicked, SF), Garth (Wicked, SF), Markie Mark (Wicked, SF), Rasoul (SWAT, Large Music, SF), Justin Martin and Sammy D (Classic, Buzzin Fly, SF), Charles Webster (Love From San Francisco, UK), Hogi (Masonic Noodles, Electrogusto, Indonesia), Conrad of the Idjut Boys (ustar, disc functional,UK), Spencer Kincy AKA Gemini (Chicago), Markus Nikolai (Perlon, Germany), Zip and Sammy Dee (Perlon, Germany), Eric D. Clark (Ladomat2000, Germany), Tyree Cooper (DJ International, Germany), K Alexi Shelby (Trax, 312 records, Transmat, Chicago), Sven Dohse (Shtone Music, Germany), Gianni Vitiello (Aroma, Germany), Beaner (Bar 25, SF/Berlin), Walker (We Are, Unfound/ NYC/Berlin), Der dritte Raum-live (Resopal, Germany), Exercise One-live (Mobilee, Germany), Neal White-live (Opossum, Germany), Whatyes-live (Klangsucht, Germany), Marro (Klangsucht, Germany), Petrocelli (Eff:zet, Germany), Simon DK (DIY, UK), Joshua/ Iz (Tweekin, Classic, MFF, SF/Chicago), Ben Cook (Triangle Orchestra, Rong Music, SF), Mystic Bill (Trax, Select, Chicago), Grant Dell (Pancake, Swag, UK), Rithma (Tweekin, Om Records, Outer Gaze, Los Angeles), Andre Lucero (fiction, Urban Development, SF), Nikola Baytala (Large Music, Robsoul, Soul Food, Urban Development, SF), Gourachandra (Lotus Music, Urban Development, SF), Tony Hewitt (Tango, Detour, Night Shift, SF), John Howard (OM Records, SF/NYC), Tom Hoch (Beatport, Denver), Josh Ezelle (Conscious Session, Bangkok/SF), Scottie Soul (Blue Beacon, Hawaii), DJ Spun (Noid, Rong Music, SJ/NYC), Rick Preston (Viva, SJ), and many other DJs. Marty has DJed in the San Francisco bay area (California, USA), Barcelona (Spain), Berlin, Cologne and Bielefeld (Germany), Jakarta and Bali (Indonesia) and Honolulu (Hawaii, USA).