- I.A.N.

Bio:

Ian Christopher (a.k.a. I.A.N.) has a passion for creating tantalizing, emotional and blissful music. Ian is driven by innovation, risk and activating pure audible joy. His love of music shines through in every bump and groove of his productions. His debut single on Spectacle Recordings, The People, is a classic, grooving and mesmerizing Deep House track.As a DJ, his style of mixing is seamless, engaging, subtle when necessary, and powerful when the dance floor is primed for the peak. Musical styles may evolve, but the one constant with Ian is the thirst to provide music lovers with sounds that are fresh, moving, soulful, and memorable.His first exposure to music began with his childhood music lessons where learned how to play piano, percussion and brass instruments. His initial exposure to house and techno included pioneers like DJ T., Franky Knuckles, Todd Terry, Chemical Brothers, and Prodigy just to name a few. And there began his addiction for the emotional and energetic sounds of house music. His versatility as a producer and as a DJ comes from his obsession with collecting all varieties of music genres. His current influences include the Afro- Cuban sounds he heard while growing up as a first generation Cuban-American, old school grooving disco classics, soulful R&B and Jazz.Today, all of these elements are present in his production and mixing style.Ian is a native of Miami, founder of Spectacle Recordings, co-owner of the indie house music label Miamilicious, a certified DJ and instructor with the Miami Scratch DJ Academy, and most important of all, a passionate music lover.