Erictronica (Eric Masiello) is a veteran Washington DC based DJ. He is both founder and host of Expansion Broadcast, a highly acclaimed weekly podcast focusing on future bass music, dubstep, and drum & bass. Erictronica came up in the drum & bass DJ circuit using the moniker IllEffect. In recent years, he’s branched out into other genres including house, dubstep, and bass music.
Basecamp is a three-day music and arts festival taking place September 27th, 28th, and 29th, at a converted summer camp halfway between Baltimore and Philadelphia.
Basecamp's four stages will present various styles of dance music and this beautiful wooded venue features a swimming pool, dining hall, plus tent and cabin camping. The event will also include morning yoga sessions, vendor village, workshops, and a whole range of visual and performance art.
Since 2005, BARONHAWK has served as an Artistic Director, DJ, and producer for Urban Artistry Inc., a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization. In partnership with U Street Music Hall, he has opened for artists such as: Disclosure, Oscar G, Grandmaster Flash and local DC legend Sam “The Man” Burns. He has held residencies at U Street Music Hall, Tropicalia, Satellite Room, Velvet Lounge, Mova Lounge, Phase 1 Dupont, the Forward Festival, and the International Soul Society Festival. Due to his background in competitive dance culture, Baronhawk earned opportunities to play at respectable events such as: “The Book of Styles” (DC), “Smoking Permitted 2″ (Indiana), “Think Big Battle” (Denmark), “Who Can Roast The Most” (DC), and the USA qualifier for the “Flow Mo Anniversary.” While working as an Assistant Manager at The Record Exchange, he began collecting vinyl, CDs and other forms of media, gaining a deep respect for the art of digging.