City Bisco 2013
The Disco Biscuits are back for round two of City Bisco this September 27-28 at The Mann Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia, PA. The two day, multi-stage festival, created by the Philly-natives themselves, is sure to be a hit, featuring a full line-up of electronic, jam, and hip-hop artists including Method Man & Redman, Pimps of Joytime, Shpongle, Risky Disko and many more! Not to mention it’s right in the heart of Fairmount Park; with an arena filled with lush greens, gardens, and waterworks, it’s the perfect place to let off one last bit of summer steam! Check out the full setlist below!
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Two jam-packed nights of the Disco Biscuits with…
Friday, September 27
Method Man & Redman: An American hip hop duo featuring two rap superstars, Method Man (of Wu-Tang Clan) and Redman (of Def Squad) provide a collaboration like none other. Having co-produced two albums and currently co-producing their third, the duo is sure to bring an upbeat vibe you won’t want to miss.
Big Boi: Best known for his role in the hip-hop duo, OutKast, Big Boi has since released two solo albums featuring popular artists such as Kelly Rowland, A$AP Rocky, Ludacris, and T.I., and is currently working on his third, so he’s bound to wow City Bisco-ers with some new hip-hop hits!
Kill Paris: Up and coming artist Kill Paris is on the verge of releasing his second EP in the Fall of 2013, so catch him now before it’s too late. Featuring a Future-Funk style with bass guitar riffs, Kill Paris’ electronic tracks like his latest release, “Feel the Love”, earned him the #1 spot on Beatport’s Top100 GlitchHop tracks.
Treasure Fingers: Through innovative remixes and original tracks, DJ and Producer Ashley Jones of Treasure Fingers wows any audience by incorporating intricate basslines, chopped-up, gritty synth melodies, and electrifying drum breaks.
Twiddle: Introducing a fresh combination of jazz, classical, bluegrass, reggae and funk, Twiddle throws the laws of improvisations out the window, always leaving their fans wanting more.
Risky Disko: Always striving for new and different, Risky Disko pulls from funk and disco, to classic house and hip-hop to always ensure a new, energizing beat fit for the dance floor.
Horizon Wireless: Combining psychedelic break-beat music with trip-hop, mimimal tech house, and electro/trance beats, Horizon Wireless creates unique mixes to produce high energy dance sets that are sure to get you pumped.
Suspence: Working largely with Deep House jams, Suspence produces and spins only music that is sure to make you move. Now the only question is, are you ready to dance?
Saturday, September 28
Shpongle (Simon Posford DJ Set): One will be entranced by Shpongle’s ability to incorporate vocals with a contemporary psychedelic feel into traditional music from all over the globe, producing a powerful combination that will only leave you wanting more.
Emancipator: After a year of growth and expansion, the Emancipator brings an all-encompasing musical experience to City Bisco this year, featuring theharmonious swells of violin intertwined with his addictive drum beats to create soulful, organic hip-hop.
Most recognized for having produced Mike Posner’s track “Cooler Than Me,” DJ Gigamesh is just that: cooler than me. Releasing countless singles and remixes of popular songs Gigamesh is bound to have you on your feet at this year’s City Bisco.
KiloWatts: Creating electronic beats for over a decade, KiloWatts is knownfor meticulously manipulating each factor of his music just perfect enough so that it is powerfully persistent, electrifying the minds of fans while nestling itself into the depth of their souls.
Lee Foss: Described by DJ Mag as “one of the most talented new forces in modern dance music today,” Lee Foss puts on a show you will not want to miss. Creating crazy remixes of chart topping artists, Foss is currently rewriting all of the rules of modern house music, and we’re okay with that.
Pimps of Joytime: A soul band from Brooklyn and New Orleans, the Pimpsof Joytime are known for blending influences from afrobeat, Latin, reggae, and funk into their music for a godly combination. The band has toured many venues on the musical festival circuit, and City Bisco is their next stop!
Pigeons Playing Ping Pong: Bringing a combination of funk, rock, and electronic energy to the table, the Pigeons Playing Ping Pong create their own unique compositions as well as improvisational jams to provide their fans with infectious electro-funk dance music that always leads to a good time.
Space Jesus: Featuring a multitude of EDM stylings mixed with his own hip-hop flavor, Space Jesus delivers high-energy beats that will definitely blow your mind.
Cosmic Dust Bunnies: If you like electronic, reggae, dub, funk, rock, pop, or anything in between you won’t want to miss Cosmic Dust Bunnies — by cultivating a unique style the band has sold out some of the most respected venues in New York, Rhode Island, and Connecticut over the past few years and is definitely on the up and up!
And if that’s not reason enough, check out Disco Biscuits playing at Camp Bisco last year, and don’t be one to miss out!