This week Temple Fridays brings you Bay Area favorite Hector Moralez, whose global success stems from his collaborative work with Robsoul's Phil Weeks in their Fries & Bridges moniker. Back2basics head honcho Rouzbeh supports in the Main Room. Chicago's Sombionx and Sunset's Galen will bring the techy sounds to the Destiny Lounge, and as always Tone and Von hold down the hip hop in the Catacombs.
RSVP to eric@rockitscienceSF.com for free admission before 12, $10 after.
Hector Moralez (Minority Music, Fries & Bridges)
Rising from Oakland, California and fast becoming one of house music’s elite, Hector Moralez has paid his dues by working tirelessly from the bottom up. In demand at clubs and events throughout the world. Hector Moralez is renowned for his intelligent and soul awakening house music. Whether in the studio or, performing live behind the decks, Hectors love, passion and energy is clear to see. His sounds take influence from Latin, jazz, funk, hip hop and soul and are of course sewn together with his apparent grooving bass lines and solid fat beats. Also forming the production phenomenon “Fries and Bridges” with occasional partner, Phil Weeks [Paris]. Releases from Hector have enhanced highly respected labels such as Robsoul, Music For Freaks, Nightshift, Detour, Vista, Brique Rouge, Doubledown and Lowdown Music. Hector sets no boundaries as he expands the limits with his exceptional and versatile approach to producing and presenting his interpretation and version of house music. This attention to detail, evident in every beat, has led to acclaim from house music’s highest ranked artists such as DJ Sneak, Derrick Carter, Mark Farina, Diz, Jason Hodges, and DJ Heather.
Rouzbeh's signature chunky funky sound will be a perfect warm-up to get you dancing, sweating, and ready for Hector Moralez.
Sombionx (Chicago - FFM, Doubledown, Q Studios)
Adam Scott Nelson a.k.a. Sombionx brings the Chicago House sound into the 21st century, informed by his formal music training, studio experience, and individual artistic vision.
Galen (Sunset, Pacific Sound)
One of SF's most consistent and talented DJs, Galen needs no introduction. Unless you're living in a cave, you've heard him light up the dance floor at countless massive events from Sunset to The Gathering and beyond.
Tone & DJ Von (Temple)