INTERNATIONAL BULLETPROOF TALENT. A GIFTED MUSICIAN SINCE AGE FIVE, NEW YORK CITY BORN DRUMMER, PRODUCER AND VETERAN DJ URI DALAL HAS BEEN A PART OF NEW YORK CITY DANCE CULTURE FOR OVER A DECADE, WHETHER MAKING MUSIC WITH WIFE SAAM ISHI DALAL ON THEIR LABEL ISHISYNTHESIS OR RELEASING HITS ON THE ICONIC KING STREET SOUNDS. THE MOST RECENT IN THE FORM OF A SURPRISE HIT DUB ON SOUNDGROOVE RECORDS' "HOW DEEP' BY MARIA SALANDRA, NOW HIS BIGGEST SELLER TO DATE ON BEATPORT.COM. MUSIC FACTORY. MAKING MUSIC FOR YOU DID YOU KNOW? ...THE DALAL FAMILY OWNED AND OPERATED MUSIC FACTORY, PIONEERING THE WORLD'S VERY FIRST DJ SPECIALTY SHOP DEDICATED SOLELY TO THE NEWEST DISCO AND DANCE 12" SINGLES FOR OVER THIRTY YEARS BEFORE CLOSING IT'S DOORS IN 2007. URI DALAL LITERALLY GREW UP COMBING THROUGH RECORD BINS AT THE ORIGINAL MANHATTAN SHOP, EVENTUALLY BRANCHING OUT TO THE FAMOUS BROOKLYN NY LOCATION. THE DALALS ARE CHAMPIONS OF DANCE CULTURE. THERE SIMPLY IS NO OTHER PERSON ON THIS EARTH THAT KNOWS MORE ABOUT ANY AND EVERY SINGLE GENRE OF POPULAR MUSIC PRACTICED TODAY. TO BUILD ON THAT KNOWLEDGE, DALAL FOUNDED WHAT HAS GROWN INTO THE FIRST CHAPTER OF THE OFFICIAL NEW YORK CITY DJ ALLIANCE™, A GROWING GROUP OF UP AND COMING TALENTED ARTISTS THAT AREN'T ONLY COMPRISED OF DJS, ALTHOUGH A MUTUAL LOVE FOR DANCE MUSIC IS WHAT BINDS THEM TOGETHER, COUPLED WITH THE ETHOS OF EARLY PUNK ROCK & HOUSE MUSIC IDEALS OF INDIVIDUALTIY. BE YOURSELF. THAT'S IT. URI DALAL'S MUSIC ALWAYS TAKES BLATANT, EXCITING STEADY FOOTSTEPS THROUGH TECHNO, ELECTRO, INDIE, SHAMELESSLY FUSING ANY AND ALL GENRES IN HIS ENDEAVOR TO CREATE SOMETHING COMPLETELY NEW. TO BUILD RHYTHMNS WITHIN RHYTHMNS, ELEMENTS WITHIN ELEMENTS, WHICH YOU MAY FIND ALIEN OR LACKING SOMEWHAT AT TODAY'S STADIUM DJ SHOWS. DALAL IS A STORY TELLER, A TRANSITIONS EXPERT. YOU CAN EASILY LET YOURSELF GO. HE LIKES THE SMALL ROOM JUST AS MUCH AS THE BIG ROOM. "I DARE YOU TO TRY AND GUESS WHERE ONE TRACK ENDS AND THE NEXT BEGINS..." FAN ANTHONY ANDRIANI LAUGHINGLY PROVOKED. "... HE DOESN'T JUST PLAY YOU A SONG, HE SORT OF ...PRESENTS IT TO YOU, LIKE ON A GOLD PLATTER FOR YOU TO SEE WHAT IS SPECIAL ABOUT IT. HE 'SHOWCASES' HIS MUSIC INSTEAD OF JUST PLAYING IT. HE REALLY MAKES IT SPECIAL!" MIXING AND MIXING AND MIXING AND MIXING AND... MIX THE OLD WITH NEW. MAKE IT MODERN. MIX THE GOOD WITH BAD, SEXY WITH SILLY. TECHNO FUSED WITH NEW WAVE & PUNK, ADDING WHATEVER DROP NECESSARY TO CREATE SOMETHING NEW, TO BUILD THE PERFECT MOMENT, A CRESCENDO. THROW IN BRAZILIAN JAZZ, SOME OLD SCHOOL HIP HOP, FUNK AND SOUL AND YOU STILL COULDN'T CATEGORIZE WHAT DALAL DOES. HIS WIFE CALLS HIM 'THE WIZARD.' DALAL TAKES BITS, PIECES AND ELEMENTS OF ALL YOUR FAVORITE MUSIC TO CREATE AN ENTIRELY NEW MOMENT, A COMPLETELY NEW SONG. WHAT'S REALLY MAGIC IS THAT AT ANY GIVEN MOMENT DURING THE EVENING, YOU CAN BE SURE THAT YOU ARE WITNESS TO SOMETHING ENTIRELY NEW AND UNIQUE, CREATED BY DALAL THAT VERY MOMENT ESPECIALLY FOR YOU. HE DOESN'T PLAY 'MASH UPS', HE MASHES THEM ON THE SPOT. IT'S NOT A DJ SET. IT'S PERFORMANCE ART. YOU SIMPLY WON'T FIND DALAL JUMPING UP AND DOWN IN THE DJ BOOTH MAKING LITTLE HEART SIGNS WITH HIS HANDS BECAUSE HE'S USING THEM TO WORKING HIS ASS OFF EVERY MOMENT. HE IS PAINTER OF A GIANT MUSIC FILLED CANVAS, THE BRUSH FULL OF BEATS. HIS MOTHER SAYS IT'S LIKE WATCHING THE MAN BEHIND THE CURTAIN IN THE WIZARD OF OZ. DALAL IS A HUMAN MUSIC ENCYCLOPEDIA OPENING HIS PAGES FOR YOU. HE IS AN ARTIST, AND IF YOU LIKE WHAT'S POPULAR AND CUTTING EDGE IN MUSIC TODAY, YOU'LL LOVE HIS 'SPIN' ON WHAT'S HOT AND WHAT'S NEXT. MUSICIAN FIRST, DJ SECOND. BEHIND THE DRUM KIT DALAL SCORED A HUGE HIT COLLABORATING WITH HOUSE MUSIC BANDMATES CAFÉ NEGRO (KING STREET SOUNDS), PEAKING AT #2 ON THE DANCE CHARTS IN SWEDEN AND #1 IN TURKEY. HE HAS ALSO BEEN KNOWN TO JUMP ON TO HIS DRUM KIT DURING DJ SETS TO PLAY A SOLO! DALAL HAS SEEN HIS MUSIC SUPPORTED BY SEVERAL A-LIST DJS INCLUDING JUNIOR VASQUEZ, TOM STEPHAN/SUPERCHUMBO, JOHNNY VICIOUS, MIDNIGHT SOCIETY, MARIA DARK, KEVIN CLASH AND RALPH BERR, MICHAEL T. DIAMOND, SUGUR SHANE, DJ UCH, AND HIS FANS INCLUDE LULA, KRISTINE W. AND KEVIN AVIANCE.