South Africa’s one and only Percussive Performance DJ!
DRUM MACHINE launches as an unprecedented, technological music phenomenon. Utilising a one-of-a-kind 55” transparent Holoscreen, accompanied by 13 light drums and cymbals, this state of the art, custom designed machine was built to rock dance floors around the world.
Combining the latest in music, technology, and unique percussive showmanship, DRUM MACHINE is brought to you by the creator and front man of 1st Project…Shannon Ellinas.
With a degree in music and production, Shannon continues to innovate and change the industries traditional view of drumming, and is considered the founder of a new genre of music, Aggressive Percussion! His talents are recognised with the nominations of two South African Music Awards, as the director of the MNET Music special ‘PLAY IT TO BREAK IT’ and producer of the dance album ‘PERCUSSIVE HOUSE GROOVES’. He has performed in over 25 countries, collaborated with and opened for many international super stars such as Katy Perry, 30 Seconds to Mars, Fat Boy Slim, Goo Goo Dolls, Westlife, Shaggy, Sean Paul, Live, Peter Gabriel, Ja Rule, Korn and more.
The future of the DJ is DRUM MACHINE!
Fusing classical instruments with contemporary music, The Muses are a sensational Electric String Quartet based in Johannesburg with a love and passion for entertaining.
Bringing style to any performance or event with their breath-taking stage presence and high energy shows, The Muses are sure to string you along on a cloud of sophistication. They have performed at many high profile events including The Guess Summer 2012 Fashion Show and the launch of the Mercedes CLS, the Gelanderwågen and the Freightliner launches in Namibia as well as recently performing in the Seychelles.
The Muses are Violinists Olivia and Mia, Violist Ruby and Cellist Anna, all of whom embody Muses in both their musical prowess and their stylish image. In Greek Mythology the Muses were the goddesses who inspired the creation of literature and the arts and together they played, sang and danced while inspiring others to do the same.
On stage, The Muses give an electrifying performance of exciting numbers and current Pop hits including Party Rock, Fireworks and Rolling in the Deep