DJ/ Producer Louie “Lou” Gorbea
Brooklyn, NY native, Louie "Lou" Gorbea began his career in the music industry as a dancer performing with such internationally renowned companies as American Ballet Theater and Alvin Ailey Dance Company. His passion for music inspired him to produce the music for his shows.
Lou's style of playing music opened the door to appear at many underground music parties in New York City and New Jersey. Lou has been featured at “IL Ciclope" in Marina de Camerota, Italy to entertain thousands of music lovers. In addition to guest spotting at One Happy Cloud in Athens, Greece.
Lou's gift of playing music had openly expanded in the music industry in 2003 to date. Lou has made guest appearances at the worlds famous "Copacabana", “Discotheque”, “Cielo”, “Krash Discotheque”, “Pacha NYC“, and “Club Shelter”. Lou in association with Louie Vega's Dance Ritual has joined forces for several summers to produce an Ashé/Dance Ritual music boat ride. Gorbea and Vega have featured live performances by, keyboard player, Albert Menendez (Sterling Productions), artist, Michelle Weekes, Sarah Divine (Sony Recordings) and guitarist Mike Ciro. Ashé also held an annual weekend special event called, "City, Country City" in the Pocono Mountains, PA. Lou entertained along side Victor Rosado and Kevin Hedge (West End Records).
Lou entertains regularly at NYC’s deepest monthly party produced by John “Jellybean” Benitez and Marlon D. “Ain’t Nuthin’ But A House Party” has grown into one of NYC’s best parties due to the diversity of music and people. Lou’s “old school” styles of playing continue to give him more opportunities to share his music around the world. In between his busy schedule, Lou also shares his music on Cyberjamz.com and XM Radio.
WMC 2009 Conference played as part of the Vega Records Family at Yuca Club, South Beach, Miami, FL.
Started a monthly even based in New York City, NY. Called Evolution.
Guest spotted at Club Quatro, Chicage, ILL. May 2009
Luv Dancin II annual boat ride with Guest DJ Ruben Toro
Water Taxi Beach Party – Vega Records Label May 2009
Sept 09- Omi Tutu and Dance Ritual Annual boat ride with Louie Vega.
Tambor, Atlanta, GA. Hosted by Stan
Club Egg in The United Kingdom Hosted by Ziki
Ministry of Sound United Kingdom Hosted by Ziki
Crossroads – New York City Residency
Vega Records – Get Together – South Beach Miami Music Conference 2010
To date, Lou continues working in his studio producing original tracks in order to share his talents with music lovers around the word.
Favorite TV Shows
CNN News and Home Improvement
Not enough space to write em all down
Sharing music with the world
Silence of The Lamb
Life Without Music Isnt Living
Places I've Traveled
Athen, Mykonos, London, Italy
Write Your Own
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