Saturday, August 15, 2009

(((Stereo))) 104

Saturday, August 15, 2009

One of the world’s legendary clubland hotspots, Montreal’s STEREO, will re-open its doors once again this Labor Day Weekend, from Thursday September 3rd to Monday September 7th, announcing an extravaganza of festivities over a five day affair. Grammy Award winners Sharam from Deep Dish, and Roger Sanchez will join the star studded line-up along with Angel Moraes amongst others.

The Stereo team has worked diligently around the clock for the past eight months, on the new face of Stereo, after a fire in July 2008. Keeping true to the essence of “a club for the people” and maintaining its original history and architectural shape, as well as upgrading and adding finesse to its sound-system and interior decor. Upgrades include a new live staged format for live bands of all genres with seating, creating a modern yet intimate feel. Stereo will also be eco-friendly by being a “full green club” using re-purified water and recycling methods; where party people can make their mark on the dancefloor, not on the environment.

With this in mind, you can expect to see a revitalized nightlife for Montreal, kick starting this Labor Day weekend with the re-birth of Stereo; where once again DJ royalty may play to a crowd with no boundaries; regardless of color, age, or sexuality – it’s the ultimate DJ’s playground. Looking back on the history of Stereo, international DJ and Grammy Award Winner, David Morales who previously owned Stereo for six years, was renowned for his 16 hour sets at Stereo “La Vie en Stereo”.

On Thursday September 3rd, one of the original pioneers of Stereo, Angel Moraes will grace the decks for the opening night, to pay tribute to the legendary nightclub that he built 11 years ago. Moraes plans to play a ‘Stereo anthology’ showcasing all the musical highlights from those memorable Stereo nights, as well as some new gems! There will only be 800 exclusive invites issued for this night so you have been warned!

Friday’s event will be an array of midget cowboys, and ‘get wild dancers’ as part of the exclusive Sharam (Deep Dish) Get wild Live show, featuring renowned singer Anousheh Khalili; with additional support from rising superstars, Sultan and Ned Shepard, showcasing its live staged venue, with special layout and audio set up which configure by a flick of a switch!

Introducing Stereo’s new Saturday concept, Saturdays at Stereo, we will see its traditional ‘staple’ nights return, all with a mysterious edginess every Saturday of the month! Expect no advertising about this night’s lineup - just come for the classic quality music played by a surprise hi-profile guest Artist. All will be revealed on Stereo’s dance floor….

Heavyweight DJ/ Producer Roger Sanchez will play a marathon set on Sunday September 6th, marking his long awaited return to Stereo, and of course not letting us down, but spilling over into the following day, with the final event on the waterfront of Montreal’s old port in association with Neon. Artists include Tiga, Adam Beyer, Clive Henry (Peace Division), Audiofly, Martin Buttrich Live, Jordan Dare to name just a few for this outdoor event.

Once again the sound system that became famous the world over will shake the walls at 858 St Catherine St. With a combination of a sleek new design and the best of the original concepts, Stereo promises to deliver what its best hailed for; creating yet another chapter in dance music history!

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