Longevity Productions & Belly First Productions Present:
Amp Live w/ Genetic Concepts, Elctrx, Jordan Polovina and Special Guests
167 N College Ave
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Doors 8:00 PM / Show 9:00 PM
This event is all ages
Watch & Listen
Amp Live has cemented a reputation as one of Cali’s most versatile and prolific producer-DJ double-threats. His demonstrated abilities as an innovator, experimenter, and trendsetter have garnered him recognition, bringing together the Electronic, Reggae and Hip-Hop worlds with a technical and classical sensibility. In addition to a steadfast solo career and lengthy tenure with Zion I, Amp recently co-founded Unified Highway with Rebelution’s Eric Rachmany, and also has a collab project with Del the Funky Homosapien. He has produced Linkin Park, Bassnectar, Akon, Collie Buddz, The Submarines, MGMT, Goapele, and Atmosphere, as well as an official authorized Radiohead In Rainbows remix album.
Born in Texas, Amp Live relocated to California in the mid-1990s where he formed Zion I with Zumbi (fka MC Zion). The group would be deeply influential to the Underground Hip-Hop and DIY wave, playing shows, releasing cult-celebrated tapes, 12” singles, and handfuls of albums. Amp’s role as producer and DJ trail-blazed the group with an Electronic backbone in the sample era. With rich musicality, the Oakland-based duo would be championed in Hip-Hop circles as well as embraced within EDM pockets, long before the term existed. They worked with Too Short, Talib Kweli, and Macklemore, among others. Amp stepped away to pursue new endeavors and began releasing solo side efforts in 2015 with Headphone Concerto, his first solo LP. On this project he captivated listeners by fusing traditional classical music, focusing on the cello, with cutting edge electronic production. Amp notes a creative rebirth. “I used to feel like I was in a box. Even though that box was cool and successful, I didn’t feel like I had a voice. ‘Cause I don’t rap, I don’t sing. Basically, whoever I’m with, what they say is my voice in a way. People can interpret beats in any way, but with lyrics, it is pretty straightforward.” Amp Live is playing with vocals in some of his current creations, which fuse Bass Music with Hip-Hop, in addition to his Electronic-Reggae outfit, Unified Highway. “It’s been hard building things back up, but I’m in a way better mental place. I can do whatever I want; I feel free.”
Moving into 2018, Amp Live has already began strong and focused by lining up a series of musical masterpieces to be released. His Divine Delay EP will be the first of his 3 EP series spread throughout the year. Following that first EP also will be the release of Gate 13, his first collab album with Del the Funky Homosapien. As a part-time instructor at the Los Angeles Film School, Amp Live embraces the future, just as he does with sound, through mentoring the creators of tomorrow in a year-long class. Like the music he is part of these days, his spirit is strong and positive. At an age where boxes and labels are more and more meaningless, the forward-thinking, far-reaching talents of Amp Live are reborn.
Genetic Concepts (aka GEN CON) is made up of 2 emcees. Equinox(aka EQ), Eye-Cue.There style is raw and aggressive with unique punchlines. Repin Colorado!
ELCTRX loosely drives along styles of glitch-hop, electro, neuro-hop, experimental trap, and hip-hop to create an experience within its own. Sharing the stage with artists such as Luzcid, Terravita, Shlump, Cosmal, Orphic, Trevor Kelly, Krooked Drivers, Soulacybin, Buddha Bass, Dirt Monkey, Crizzly, Booboo Titi, Goldyloxx and Skydyed, ELCTRX can set the tone for any vibe. With a genre-less style approach to his performance, he provides an intricate and emotional journey to an auditory utopia. Pushing the limits of production with a healthy balance of metaphysics and engineering as the foundation that offers a new touch to classic and modern music alike.
Since producing in 2009, Tyler Grant (ELCTRX) has dove head first into the electronic music scene. Whether it's organizing gatherings to collaboration with musicians from all walks of life, or playing live for a crowd, he is committed to offer a sense of co-existence to an ever expanding tight knit family of followers. The Colorado-based producer has recently graduated from the well know production school of ICON Collective. With abstract perfection in his sights, Tyler has ground-breaking blueprints to an awakening perspective. Stay tuned for what ELCTRX has to offer, you may find yourself dancing uncontrollably.
Jordan Polovina is a cellist, producer, rapper currently in Colorado. other bands include: Whiskey Blanket, Grim&Darling, and, Glitta Kings
Music: brings ones from diverse backgrounds into a realm of similar objective parallelism. Creates happiness or invokes emotional response. Overall bridges a gap unimaginable by many but for seen by few.
Longevity Productions is a company that thrives to bring you the best acts and all around musical experiences they can provide. Working with people in the local Northern Colorado community to bring art of all styles together. We focus on artist booking, artist management, promotion, and event facilitation.
It was launched by Bri Long in September of 2017. With the help of her community and friends around her, her dream and love of music has finally manifested into a career.
Current booking roster:
Elctrx | TwoScoops | Genetic Concepts | Cezbot
Bass Prophets | Dj Wadada | Pitta Patta | Jimeni
Belly First Productions
To be the trans-formative team in the premiere live music and entertainment world, delivering evolving immersive experiences.
DJ/Producer from Fort Collins, Colorado
WUBSquad member and resident DJ with High Voltage Collective.
BOGZILLA is an EDM, hip hop and Classic rock DJ using Technics 1200. He has played in Denver, Colorado Springs, Dillon, Colorado, Keystone, Colorado,Boulder Colorado, Fort Collins, Colorado, Laramie, Wyoming and is a local in Cheyenne Wyoming playing frequent shows in the area. He made a name for himself as a hip-hop and classic rock DJ playing vinyl for 15 years in a number of venues and events.The energy he brings is sure to get any event hype!
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