Whether at the turntables, or in studio behind the boards, DJ Center soul-travels, navigating audiences with a crate of musical goods from around the globe, while echoing a New York state of mind.
Center, has rocked audiences from Los Angeles to Barcelona. A Center set is synonymous with the finest of selections whether he is doing Music Supervision for Gucci, recording radio sessions for Giant Step, or keeping NYC parties on their feet until the wee hours.
The year 2010 marked DJ Center’s debut as producer, with the critically acclaimed album, Everything in Time – a ride across multiple genres, woven by lush piano chords, warm bass lines, flying tambourines and soaring horns.
Center’s productions have been championed by the likes of The Huffington Post, Okayplayer.com, Gilles Peterson, Bobbito, DJ Vadim, Nightmares on Wax, Nickodemus and have received heavy rotation on KCRW in Los Angeles.
Push the Fader is a Brooklyn based label founded in 2009 by resident producer, DJ Center. Since it’s inception, it has been a platform for Center to release his works, with a commitment to (as the label name suggests) pushing boundaries and re-defining genre lines in music.
The agenda for the label remains, to champion global, soulful, beat driven music across the board, and has been a home to works from Zaki Ibrahim, Gretchen Parlato, Waajeed, DJ Spinna, Oddisee, J.Rawls and Captain Planet, amongst others.