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Music at Night 061 with special guest LeeJames (Monday January 25)

Born in Liverpool England and raised in Canada, LeeJames has been a fixture in and around the Toronto club and rave scene since the mid 90’s.

LeeJames has played everything small after parties and private events to massive crowds of thousands at events like Utopia and some of the famous Destiny parties when he played under the guise of “Klark Kent”.  More recently playing clubs as Li’Ly and The Velvet Underground.  He has also thrown and hosted amazing parties.  Siren Fridays in Oshawa and the Catch22 after parties in Toronto.

Through his career he and his fans have enjoyed many genres together, but he always seems to find himself mired in the depths of deep dark techno.

Music at Night Year Mix 2015 (Monday December 28, 2015)

Its that time of the year again, its time for the 2015 Music at Night Year Mix. This is where I pick my favorite tracks of the past year and make a two hour non stop mix. You’ll hear tracks by Ovi M, D-Unity, Umek, Adam Beyer, Jay Lumen, Sam Paganini, Stefano Noferini & Hollen, Krischmann & Klingenberg, many many more, and my pick for the track of the year (

I would also like to thank all the djs and producers that came on the show over the past year and a huge thanks to all the fans that tune in every month. I hope you all have a great holiday season.


Music at Night 059 with special guest Ryan Lamont (Monday October 26)

Like many artists of his generation, the origin of Ryan Lamont’s style as a DJ and producer can be traced back to his exposure to the creatively fertile ground that was the Toronto warehouse party and rave scene of the mid to late 1990s. Incredibly moved by his first encounters with the culture and deeply inspired by the creative possibilities of electronic music in general, it wasn’t long before Ryan found himself behind decks dabbling with the sounds of progressive trance,U.K Hard House and Breaks. Within a few short years, however Ryan’s style made of notable shift, gradually becoming more influenced by Toronto, Ontario’s flourishing, yet relatively unknown, Techno scene and maturing into the unique and driving sound he is most commonly known for today. His sly mixing and intuitive approach to track selection started generating a powerful response from dance floors, and it wasn’t long before the serious gurus started to take notice. At the ripe young age of 21 he got his first major break DJing for Dose productions, and from there things only seemed to go up. By 2001 Ryan was already being booked at several highly esteemed clubs in Toronto such as Turbo and System SoundBar, and became a veritable household name in Ontario’s techno community, occupying several establishments such as legendary venues as Space, D2, Felicity’s and The Purple Room. Soon enough he took on the world, playing at several premier events in Greece, Ukraine, England, Germany and the United States.


Music at Night 058 with special guest Fragala P (Monday August 24th)

Deep, yet uplifting is how you describe Fragala P’s sound. Toronto-based Producer/DJ takes his influences from deep and minimal techno to uplifting tech house. His meticulous attention to detail and eagerness to please the crowd is what makes his sets unique and intoxicating.

Music at Night 057 with special guests Strong&Wylde (Monday June 22)

With over 12 years experience playing at clubs,lounges and Events across the GTA Ryan Wylde has developed an ability to read any crowd and maintain high energy on the dance floor. Lately he has been working hard establishing different connections to share his love for music to the world . He has played along side with some of Toronto’s greatest talents and continues to enjoy the attention from the crowd.

Rebecca Strong is a born performer who has had a passion for music since she was young. Her understanding and appreciation for good music lead to her interests in perusing djing. Thanks to Ryan Wylde as he has taken her under his wing and shown her how to push the boundaries. Together they create Strong&Wylde feeding off each other’s ideas with on the fly infectious bootlegs, remixes, tech, house music and funky jacking beats. They work together seamlessly and ensure you won’t forget this dynamic duo.

Music at Night 056 with special guest Ovi M (Monday April 27)

Born in Romania and raised in Toronto, Ovi M’s musical journey has developed him into a versatile and unique young talent. His determination ultimate passion for music has made him a part of the most sought-after artists in the Toronto electronic music scene and has established himself a residency inside the legendary Guvernment Nightclub amongst many others. Ovi M’s particular track selection, unique style and flawless mixing has ricocheted throughout the scene thus making his name in demand and a guarantee to orchestrate a strong energy and vibe on the dance floor!

On the production side, Ovi M has been creating monster tunes supported by artists such as Dubfire, Marco Carlo, Gary Beck, Erphun, Subfractal, Paco Osuna, and Danny Tenaglia. Ovi M is an exclusive member of the Brood Audio label that showcases some of the finest and groundbreaking techno artists. He has also signed onto many other labels such as Fracture Audio, Sketchbook Music, Nervous NYC, Roots & Wings and more. His love for music has fueled him to capture sounds and to produce his signature pounding, chuggy techno. All of his music is fuelled by rich rolling baselines, underground sounds and killer build-ups that take the crowd on a dark musical ride of expression and excitement. In addition, Ovi M has been added to the roster of the highly respected North American Techno Booking Agency, Re-Konstrukt.

This is one artist that you need to be watching both in the studio and behind the decks!

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Music at Night 054 with special guest Manzone & Strong (Monday February 23)

Manzone & Strong have been Toronto favorites since the early 90s. Voted “BEST LOCAL HOUSE DJS” for 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008 and 2009 at the “Toronto Nightclub Awards” together they’ve hosted some of the largest nightclub and outdoor events in North America including numerous live to airs and music productions. MANZONE & STRONG have perfected the ideal combination of slamming beats and crowd hype through skilled music programming and effective crowd manipulation.

Their brand of house music is fueled by an endless array of samples, loops and efx that are constantly being injected into the mix re-creating new rhythms. Whether its on 4 decks or back to back, these two are guaranteed to deliver the goods time and time again. For over a decade their unique style has echoed throughout the scene thus rewarding them with many residencies locally and internationally including the world famous GUVERNMENT (Toronto), THE DRINK, SKYBAR, THIS IS LONDON, BEACH CLUB (Montreal), BOOM BOOM ROOM (Windsor) and many more.

They’ve spun alongside legends such as Deadmau5, Mark Knight, Avicii, Steve Lawler, Laidback Luke, Steve Angello, Chris Lake, Roger Sanchez, Chus & Ceballos, Paul Oakenfold, Erick Morillo, Fedde Le Grand, Dubfire, Davide Squillace, David Guetta, Felix Da Housecat, Marco Carola, Oscar G, Robbie Rivera, Jose Nunez, D-Fuse, Bad Boy Bill, Donald Glaude, Gene Ferris, Harry Romero, Crystal Method, Eddie Halliwell, Lisa Lashes, DJ Dan, Axwell, Clive Henry, Benny Benassi, John Acquaviva, Green Velvet, Danny Howells, Nic Fanciulli, Desyn Masiello, Luke Chable & Phil K, Hatiras, Richard Vission, Hector Romero, Migel Migs, Antoine Clamaran, Seb Fontaine, Loco Dice, Mistress Barbara, Nick Warren, Audiofly, Derrick Carter, Peter Presta, Rene Amesz, Armand Van Helden, Mstrkrft, Steve Porter, Kaskade, Nick Terranova (aka Starkillers), The Scumfrog and many others.

Check out their sound and featured downloadable mix via their website.


Music at Night Year Mix 2014 (Monday December 22)

Its that time of year again, when I play my top picks for best techno tracks of the past 365 days. It was hard narrowing it down to 25 tracks, but after a lot of hard work its done. With amazing music by NHB, Christian Cambas, Sam Paganini, Christian Smith, Julian Jeweil, Hollen, Cirez D, and many more, this was a great year for techno. What track is my pick for best of the year? Tune in on Monday December 22 to find out.

So thank you to all the DJs, Producers, Digitally Imported, and most of all, the fans for making this the best year for Music at Night.


Brennen Kovic

Music at Night 052 with special guest Vito (Monday November 24)

Vito started djing at the age of 16 when he bought his first set of turntables. All tho Vito his craft from his love of jungle drum and bass. Once his craft was perfected he made the transition to house. Where he quickly became a city favorite. Vito held residencies at fluid mad bar and comfort zone

Currently Vito works for add music and for his long time and best friend Addy where they continue to throw great tech techno parties at Ryze. Vito in addition to playing at Ryze also is a regular for stacked.

Music at Night 051 with special guest Billy Bass (Monday October 27)

DJ Billy Bass, AKA Bass, most notable for his support and love for the underground Toronto house, tech-house and techno music scene, is working his way up the ranks with his fellow local talent. Originally delivering a mix of funky tech-house, with an upbeat vibe that would bring any feet to the dance floor, Bass has proven his skill and versatility with the evolution of his rhythmic blend of darker tech-house and techno.
In his earlier days of spinning, his victory of the DJ Competition at The Silver Dollar fuelled his passion and determination to get behind the DJ Booth and join Toronto’s heavy hitting DJs. This determination landed Billy Bass a temporary residency at The Comfort Zone.

He spins a variety of darker tech-house and techno and idolizes the productions of D-Unity, Ant Brooks, White Noise and Matt Sassari. DJ Billy Bass is very much involved in the tech-house and techno music scene in Toronto and takes pride in consistently proving his skills as an artist with his bookings at a variety of events, including regular bookings at Stacked Events, hosted by Chris Fresque. To further compliment his skills as an artist, Bass has ventured into production, not only as a solo artist, but has collaborated with Andrew McMahon and created a production duo known as The Bass Projektz, with their first single scheduled for release in early 2015. Along with fellow DJ Pinky Pereira, DJ Billy Bass has created the Techno Event, DTF (Dark Techno Fridays), with plans to bring it to the next level in the upcoming years.
Bass loves bringing great music to the people who crave it and never disappoints the crowd. He loves the unique sounds, fun loving people and the genuine emotions that the music he shares brings out in everyone. He has the experience and expertise to wow the crowd and has been doing it consistently since 2010.

Pay attention as DJ Billy Bass rises to the challenge of bringing you a sound not quite like anybody else. You’re in for an amazing rhythmic ride.