Pulse The House welcomes Bart Ricardo this Friday for another night of quality beats !
Dj Shaman & Wez-T in support !
Bart Ricardo hails from Belgium and is one of the most prolific Chicago house protagonists to have emerged from his country over the last two decades. His profound passion for house music, combined with a unique technical mixing talent quickly gained him unparalleled support and recognition from iconic house artists and Ricardo has notoriously played alongside the likes of Derrick Carter, DJ Sneak, Gene Farris, Green Velvet, Roy Davis Jr. …
A talented producer, Bart Ricardo first released a track in 2009 on the American imprint Herbal Essence. His ever-expanding discography now contains multiple releases on respected house labels such as Farris Wheel Recordings, Gourmand Music, Frequency Spectrum… In 2012, he topped the charts of popular online stores with his “Boom Away EP” on the Californian label Tango Recordings. He has also shown his talents by remixing successful projects of Lil’ Mark, Le Babar, Joss Moog, Andrew Emil… No stranger to collaboration, he shared productions with Chicago based Alinka (Defected, Twirl), Nicolas Kenyon (as Kenyon & Ricardo) and more recently with French producer JR From Dallas (Gourmand Music).
2014 was even more significant when he released the highly appraised “NYC EP” on Chicago’s Whitebeard label. That summer, Derrick Carter played “Spoken Words” in his sets and “Henry’s Philly” featured on Mark Farina’s GLA47 podcast and Roy Davis Jr. Clash Magazine podcast. The release would also earn him an honorable spot in Traxsource’s Jackin Top 200 chart of 2014. His 2014 remixes include JR From Dallas’ Acid Ghetto Street (sold out limited vinyl edition) and Pha5e & Furmits’ Bring The Good Stuff, both for Gourmand Music. A successful appearance at Amsterdam’s Most Wanted Radio and showcase of Good For You Records during ADE topped off another excellent production year.
With 2 tours in Asia and several gigs in Brussels, Berlin, Amsterdam, Ibiza, … 2015 was an exciting year for Bart Ricardo! More busy times coming up in 2016 with another Asia- trip in may and fresh releases on Gourmand Music, Marinated and more tba!
Ricardo also makes it a priority to visit his Chicagoan family and friends each year and it comes as no surprise to catch him behind the decks of Gramaphone Records, Vertigo Sky Lounge, Smart Bar, Evil Olive, radio stations and neighboring cities.
Bart Ricardo always surpasses musical boundaries and the huge amount of time he spends into purist crate digging translates well into his DJ performances. His fans rely on him to provide sounds that are housy and cutting-edge and he effortlessly sends his audiences into orbit with a blend of jacking Chicago house, deep house, disco, lounge and future jazz. While his productions and performances will continuously grow in demand worldwide, Bart Ricardo continues to astound many audiences and colleagues with his exceptional ability to connect to the dancefloor.
Location : Pontoon Pulse, 80# STREET 172.[mappress mapid=”25″]