Meet the family

 

DAVE SHICHMAN

Owner Driven AM

Driven AM | Formation | Technique | Direct Drive | Think Deep | Luv Disaster | Liquid Drops | Signaflo | Diskool | Deeper Vision | DNBB | Basswerk | Liquid Brilliants | Influenza Minus | Peer Pressure | Electronic River Recordings | NYC

Representing New York City, Dave is a Drum’N’Bass renaissance man and a respected contributor to the North American DnB community.  Owner of Driven AM, the North American DnB Artist Management, Record Label, and Production company.  Resident DJ for the legendary NYC production team ‘Direct Drive’ and previously part of ‘Natural Selection’.  Dave is known for his signature DnB sound; fusing acoustic Jazz sensibilities with funky liquid DnB grooves.  Dave’s unique sound is melodic and at times experimental.  

As a producer, Dave has over 30 releases out on labels including Technique Recordings (as Blockwork), Formation Records, Think Deep, Luv Disaster, Basswerk, Liquid Drops, Deeper Vision, Diskool Records, Signaflo, DNBB, Peer Pressure Recordings, Liquid Brilliants, Influenza Minus, Electronic River Recordings, and his own imprint Driven AM Recordings.  Dave has collaborated with MSDOS, Duoscience, Dave Owen, Mixmaster Doc, Sinistarr, Ted Ganung & Anthony Granata, Sol.Id, Luke:EP, somejerk and others.  His music has support from LTJ Bukem, DJ Randall, DJ SS, Random Movement, and Philth among others.  Dave’s music has been heard on BBC Radio, Metalheadz Podcast, frequently on Bassdrive Radio, mix & interview for Knowledge Magazine, & RTE Radio Dublin.  

Dave has over 15 years experience as a DJ with performances in 18 States in the US, Puerto Rico and headlined gigs abroad at Razzmatazz in Barcelona, Spain and thrice in Bogota, Colombia.  Dave has had the privilege of performing on the same stage, opening or closing for the biggest names in DnB in some of the most respected venues in the world including Andy C at The Highline Ballroom, Photek/Adam F at Sankeys, Netsky Live/Kove and Goldie/Aphrodite at Webster Hall, as well as Marky, DJ HYPE, Doc Scott, Lenzman, Calibre, High Contrast, Nu:logic, Grooverider, DJ SS, Klute, London Elektricity and many more.  He has performed with his Driven AM family members Random Movement, Mixmaster Doc, DJ Strife, DB, Flaco and others at Driven AM showcases across the US; yearly at the Winter Music Conference in Miami, Florida including at the World of Drum & Bass; in LA for Xcellerated and Respect.  Dave is passionate about music, and it shows in his energetic high energy mixing and performance.

 

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Co-Owner Driven AM

 

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