ill.Gates & KJ Sawka

B.A.D.A.S.S. presents

ill.Gates & KJ Sawka

Thursday Jan 12

10:00 pm

$20 - $25

This event is 18 and over

No photo/video allowed. Advance ticket sales end one hour before doors.

lll.Gates is a Toronto-based composer, performer and educator. Over the past 16 years, he has established a global fanbase and a reputation as one of the most dynamic electronic music artists around. He regularly tours across North
America, Europe, Australia and Asia. Gates has headlined at such festivals as Burning Man, Shambala, the World Electronic Music Festival and the New Orleans Jazz Festival. His first full-length release, Autopirate (Muti Music, 2008) charted and continues to sell strongly. His upcoming triple album The
ill.Methodology and accompanying online course are highly anticipated. Gates was recently selected as one of the Next 100 by URB Magazine.

Many of his contemporaries cite ill.Gates as a key artistic influence and inspiration in their music. While on tour, Gates frequently teaches workshops to grateful and attentive audiences, in which he shares his highly effective approach
to producing quality finished music as well as insights into the mentality and strategies necessary to succeed in the music business.
KJ Sawka
KJ SAWKA is BACK in the states after being on an intensive two year WORLD TOUR with the platinum selling, award winning electronic rock band, P E N D U L U M.

Bringing forth the next stage of the electronic music movement. The new mega collaboration is born. DESTROID led by Excision, featuring Downlink and KJ Sawka.
Venue Information:
U Street Music Hall
1115 U Street NW
Washington, DC, 20009