New York, NY, November 05, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- On Friday, November 11th, 2011, DJ Eleven and 11 Inch Records will ignite the Red Bull Space in SoHo to celebrate DJ Eleven and his contributions to urban alternative music and club scenes all over the world. Hosted by Donwill and Mike Baker the Bike Maker, this eclectically charged affair will feature performances from Mick Boogie, The Rub, Max Glazer, Moma, Illo, and Matthew Africa.
Originally from Oakland, CA, DJ Eleven relocated to New York in 1999 and founded the infamous Brooklyn-based DJ crew The Rub with DJ Ayres and Cosmo Baker. Since debuting in 2002, The Rub has been hailed as NYC’s “Best Party” by New York Magazine and the “Best DJ Collective in New York” by Spin Magazine, while being nominated “America’s Best DJ” by DJ Times.
Eleven’s renowned style and sound has garnered both national and international acclaim through his constant touring, collaborations with the likes of Goapele, Talib Kweli, The Cataracs and J-Boogie and DJing alongside greats like DJ Premier, Mark Ronson and The Chemical Brothers. After emerging onto New York’s music scene, DJ Eleven has earned consistent respect and praise from The New York Times, The Fader and The Village Voice.
“I’ve been blessed to have worked with so many amazing artists and musicians through the years. The sum of those experiences have significantly contributed to my style and helped to make my career interesting and incredibly fun,” stated DJ Eleven.
Since launching 11 Inch Records in 2009, a record label dedicated to releasing the hottest hip-hop and dance music, DJ Eleven and the label's releases have received “new and noteworthy” buzz from online retailers iTunes, Turntable Lab and countless blogs.
11.11.11 will kick off at 9pm-1am and feature an open bar all night. There will be only 100 tickets available for sale which can be purchased in advance at http://eleven11eleven.eventbrite.com/. For detailed information regarding the event, DJ Eleven or 11 Inch Records please visit www.djeleven.com or www.11inchrecords.com.
About DJ Eleven
DJ Eleven is the owner of 11 Inch Records and part owner of The Rub. He has collaborated with artists as diverse as Goapele, Talib Kweli, The Cataracs, J-Boogie, Pharoah Monch, Waajeed, and Too $hort. Eleven regularly tours worldwide and is often noted in the pages of The New York Times, The Fader, URB, and XLR8R.
About 11 Inch Records
Brooklyn-based record label, 11 Inch Records, was founded by DJ Eleven in 2009 and is dedicated to releasing great hip hop and dance music. 11 Inch has released projects from Kutcorners, The Kickdrums, Donwill (of Tanya Morgan), Matty C, DJ Apt One, and Mike Baker the Bike Maker.