The Grind2Shine Pod Cast is a labor of techno-love showcasing the hottest in new music several times a month in Deep Techno & Underground House and the grey area between the genres. Compiled and produced each and every month by Dallas transplant & Dj/producer Hulon Pate.
The Grind2Shine Pod Cast is always the newest music in Underground, Electronic,Techno & House.
A long time electronic music night club DJ & sometimes electronic music producer under his long time 'Lonestardjz' guise.
Hulon Pate has been pushing musical boundaries in Texas night clubs since the early 9O's .
Hulon has also played other thriving electronic music venues in Dallas such as Revive @ Glass Lounge, After Life, ZuBar, Fallout Lounge,Station 4, Ascend and the Absinthe Lounge.
As well as many others night clubs & event venues all over Texas since the early 9O's. Hulon's 'Deep After Dark ' nights at the Absinthe Lounge are Hulon's launch pad for new forward thinking electronic music.
Hulon Pate has been featured in the Dallas Observer in 2011 in the DC9er Mixtape (#37)
Hulon Pate's 'Grind2Shine Podcast' has built a rock solid reputation with electronic music fans both locally and around the globe.
The Grind2Shine podcast is a global subscribed and streamed electronic music broadcast. That keep pushing Hulon Pate's" new music first philosophy".
20 years of vinyl obsessive buying have always been at the heart of his forward thinking night club performance based musical journeys. These days Hulon keeps his "Black Gold" at home and keeps his djing and club set ups simple. Utilizing N.I. Traktor 2.5 to take clubbing experience beyond traditional DJ sets. With Hulon it is and always will be about the music.
Bike Riding, E-bay,Vinyl Collecting ,Blu Rays , Night Clubbing.
Favorite TV Shows
Voyager, Hereos, Sci-fi
Vinyl (Black Gold) , BD Disk , Blu Ray Box Sets.
Deep Sided electronic music. I have always pitched house records up and slowed techno records down.
Places I've Traveled
UK, Philly, all over Texas, Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, Mexico, Arizona. Nevada. South America.