[acid-jazz] *** Liquid Todd "Best Radio DJ" and Oakenfold tour dates ***

From: *** NSM *** (info@nsmgmt.com)
Date: Fri May 24 2002 - 07:32:50 CEST

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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    LIQUID TODD NAMED 'BEST RADIO DJ'
    IN INAUGURAL
    DANCESTAR USA AWARDS
    TO AIR ON
    MTV2
    ON MAY 26th, 10:00pm EST

    AND TOURING WITH PAUL OAKENFOLD

    MIAMI BEACH, FL March 24, 2002 DanceStar USA, The American
    Dance Music Awards, made history last night at the spectacular Jackie
    Gleason
    Theater with the first ever awards show of its kind in the U.S. Stars,
    dance music
    industry movers and shakers and the adoring public turned out in droves for
    what quickly became the highlight of this year's dance music festivities in
    Miami Beach.

    The tension was palpable as audience members awaited the results of sixteen
    dance music categories, including "Best Album of the Year" which went to
    Felix Da Housecat for "Kittenz & Thee Glitz". Other winners included J-Lo
    for Best Chart Act, Crystal Method for Best Act, Fatboy Slim's "Weapon of
    Choice" for Best Video of the Year, Paul Oakenfold for Best International
    DJ, DJ Heather for Best Breakthrough DJ, Kosheen's "Hide U" for Record
    of the Year and Liquid Todd for Best Radio DJ.

    And now MTV2 presents "Increase the Beat Weekend" - Wall to Wall Music
    Videos From May 25-26 With Steadily Increasing Beats Per Minute
    "Increase the Beat Weekend" Concludes With a Special Presentation of
    DanceStar USA, on May 26 at 10pm EST

    Superstar DJ Paul Oakenfold will host the weekend that will feature videos
    from a diverse mix of artists from Fatboy Slim to OutKast to the Beastie
    Boys to Jay-Z. The whole weekend kicks off on May 25th at 6am ET.

    The "Increase the Beat Weekend" will wind up at 10pm ET on May 26th with a
    special presentation of DanceStar USA, The American Dance Music Awards
    honoring the best DJs, house, dance, and underground music. Performers
    include Funky Green Dogs, Kosheen, Timo Maas featuring Kelis, Masters at
    Work, Grandmaster Flash, and Green Velvet, reaching 40 million homes.

    For additional information, listings and exclusive photos from the night
    visit the DanceStar website, www.dancestarusa.com and www.dancepass.net.

    Tour dates with PAUL OAKENFOLD

    Tue May 28 MYTHOS Charlotte NC

    Wed May 29 ELEVEN50 Atlanta GA

    Fri May 31 SPIN Miami Beach FL

    Sat Jun 1 RED VELVET Orlando Florida

    Tue Jun 4 HYPERIA Houston TX

    Wed Jun 5 AREA 51 Dallas, TX

    Fri Jun 7 JILLIANS Memphis TN

    Sat Jun 8 JILLIANS Memphis TN

    Sun Jun 9 C M G I FIELD Foxboro MA

    Wed Jul 3 C P I Levittown NY

    Fri Jul 5 EXIT New York City

    Sat Jul 6 ELECTRIC FACTORY Philadelphia PA

    Mon Jul 8 EXCALIBER Chicago IL

    Full Dancestar Awards Winners List:

    Best Chart Artist: J-Lo
    Best Act: The Crystal Method
    Best International Act: Fatboy Slim
    Best Remix: Danny Tenaglia for Depeche Mode's "I Feel Loved"
    Album of The Year: Felix Da Housecat, "Kittenz & Thee Glitz"
    Best Compilation Album of the Year: Deep Dish, "Moscow"
    Best Video: Fatboy Slim, "Weapon of Choice"
    Best DJ: Christopher Lawrence
    Best Radio DJ: Liquid Todd
    Best International DJ: Paul Oakenfold
    Best Breakthrough DJ: DJ Heather
    Best Club/Club Night: Spundae @ 1015 Folsom, San Francisco
    Best Event: Area:One Tour
    Record of The Year: Kosheen, "Hide U"
    Best Record Label: Astralwerks
    Outstanding Contribution to Worldwide Dance Music: Masters At Work

    for more information:
    www.liquidtodd.com
    info@nsmgmt.com



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