Chicago Producer l DJ
Label boss at Melodeum Records
Melodeum, Brachtune, Oblack, Tied, Half Seas Over, Klectik, Better on Foot
Chicago DJ & Producer with a minimal approach to his sets, Ari has a wide range and goes wherever the night takes him. Resident DJ at Spybar and Arbella, two of the city's iconic stomping grounds for electronic music.
Ari recently launched his vinyl only label "Melodeum" which features productions by Herck, Nima Gorji, and Christian Burkhardt. He is also a previous co-founder at Tied.
As a Producer Ari has a diverse back catalog of quality vinyl and digital releases under his belt, having caught the eyes of both renowned and boutique imprints including Visionquest’s digital offshoot Brachtune, Los Pastores’ Oblack label, Half Seas Over and more.
Alongside his Chicago residencies, he has performed in some of the most well respected clubs worldwide, including Tresor, Club Der Visionaere (Berlin), Output, Verboten, 101 Brooklyn (NY), Deli (Tel Aviv), Sonoro (Ecuador), Smartbar (Chicago), TV Lounge (Detroit).
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Resident Advisor: https://www.residentadvisor.net/dj/arielfrank