Delta Funk presents Chuck Daniels (Detroit)
Special Guest: Chuck Daniels (Detroit - Sampled Detroit, Industry Standard)
Tyrel Williams (SF/Chicago - Secret Studio, Housepitality, SS Records) & Delta Funk Residents:
(Detroit - Sampled Detroit, Industry Standard)
Having always wanted to share his music and vision with others, Chuck Daniels has been an apex component of the Detroit house and dance music scene for many years. Whether it’s been behind the decks, behind the party, or behind the scenes, he has been involved DJing hundreds of parties since 1988. There are few clubs in Detroit he hasn’t played or hosted one of his famous Love The D or Sampled parties at, booking some of the greats like Mark Farina, Derrick Carter, Green Velvet, Miles Maeda, DJ Heather, Dj Dan, Terry Mullen, John Aquaviva and Jason Hodges to name a few. Known for his unique brand of house music, Daniels has performed across both North America and Europe, including the infamous Ministry of Sound nightclub, H20 in France and the Fiasco parties in Glasgow, Scotland. Despite his worldwide appeal, Chuck has never forgotten home, playing numerous clubs and parties in his own home town of Detroit, including residencies at the legendary Motor Lounge, Porter Street, and The Temple.
Chuck has made a big impact in the House music scene with releases and remixes on numerous labels earning him lots of credibility with fellow industry artists. His remixes include work with artists such as Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr, Phat Kat, DJ Sneak, Brett Johnson, John Larner, Lawn Chair Generals, Late Night Society, Troydon, and Dt3ch just to scratch the surface. His music has been featured on labels such as Warner Brothers, OM, Ministry of Sound, Pacha, Classic, Robsoul, Guest House, Oomph, Magnetic, Tango, Night Shift, Spatula, Mobile Trax, Phobic, Black Cherry, Detour, and Grab. This exposure has culminated in the establishment of his own label; Sampled Detroit. He has been praised for his work featured on numerous compilations by industry big hitters including, DJ Heather, Mark Farina, Derrick Carter, DJ Sneak, Inland Knights, and a 50 Year anniversary collective for the Technics Turntable!
On the heels of an ambitious and successful turn, Chuck Daniels released his own compilation mix, resulting in a multi city tour of Europe and the U.S. Following a rigorous tour schedule, Chuck has taken a small break building a new studio in his Detroit home, setting him up to collaborate and record with the industry’s leading artists. Chuck has already started many projects and works with Jason Hodges as [Border Patrol], the 1200 Warriors, Jeremy Joshua, Dimitri Max and Slater Hogan. He is always dedicating his time to working with upcoming local producers and DJ’s, putting something back into his local Detroit community. Daniels is also hard at work dedicating time to Sampled Detroit featuring some of dance music’s premier artists. Look out for big things to come this year from Chuck including original production, remixes and events in Detroit.
(SF/Chicago - Secret Studio, Housepitality, SS Records)
Tyrel has been a mainstay of Chicago’s underground House scene for years. He began mixing records in 1999. Soon later he landed a job at Gramaphone Records where he spent many years building his collection of dance records. He spent 2008-2011 building his Acid Test residency at Smart Bar, which is an all vinyl House / Techno party. Guests have included Derrick Carter, Traxx, Justin Long, Convextion, Dave Aju, and Tevo Howard. Tyrel has recently moved to San Francisco where he is a resident DJ for Housepitality. He has also recently started a project with Bryan Bai-ee called Secret Studio with releases on their own label called SS Records.