GLOWINTHEDARK

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GLOWINTHEDARK
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Background information
Birth name Albert Harvey & Kevin Ramos
Genres Electro house, house, pop, dance, trap
Occupation(s) DJ, record producer
Years active 2009–present
Associated acts Chuckie, David Guetta, Gregori Klosman, Jody Meyer, Lethal Bizzle, LMFAO, Lupe Fiasco, Nicky Romero, Stargate, Steve Aoki, Taio Cruz, Tommie Sunshine, Wax Motif, Willy Monfret, Wretch 32
Website www.djsglowinthedark.com

GLOWINTHEDARK is a Dutch DJ and record producer duo from Den Haag consisting of Albert Harvey (1986) and Kevin Ramos (1987).

Biography[edit]

Albert Harvey and Kevin Ramos both grew up in the Netherlands.

Albert learned how to play piano at the age of 8. When he was 17 he started producing. He studied ‘Music Production’ at the Albeda College in Schiedam and started DJ’ing at clubs when he was 20.

Kevin's father was a Latin singer and his mother a soul and funky jazz singer. When he was 14 he played at small parties and celebrations, two years later he started playing in clubs. [1]

Music Style[edit]

GLOWINTHEDARK's style can be described as a mix of pop, house and dance music.

Fashion[edit]

Besides making music GLOWINTHEDARK is working on a fashion line containing clothes, accessoires and a DJ-bag.[2]

Career[edit]

In 2010 GLOWINTHEDARK released their first single; ‘Electronic Life’ on Döner Digital Records, a collaboration with Jody Meyer.[3]

A few months after the release of their first single they released ‘The Battalion EP’ together with Jack Ferreira, this EP contained the tracks ‘Morscode’, ‘Juggernaut’ and ‘Go Fast’.[4]

Two months later the duo came up with a new track on DJ Chuckie's label ‘Dirty Dutch Music’; ‘Jump’.

In 2011 GLOWINTHEDARK made a remix of DJ Chuckie's track ‘Who Is Ready To Jump’, in April 2012 they teamed up and released ‘Electro Dude’.[5] In 2013 GLOWINTHEDARK made the official anthem for Dirty Dutch Aftershock; 'Say Whoo’.[6]

In June 2013 ‘Ain’t A Party’ was released on David Guetta's label Jack Back Records.[7] The track is featured on the ‘F*ck Me I’m Famous Ibiza 2013 Mix’ by David Guetta.[8]

On 23 December 2013 a new track with DJ Chuckie was released on Spinnin’ Records; ‘NRG’. A few weeks later on 10 January 2014 GLOWINTHEDARK and Ben Saunders, the winner of The Voice Of Holland, released ‘What You Do’ on 8ball Music.[9][10]

The 17th of February 2014 GLOWINTHEDARK released their collaboration with Alvaro on Powerhouse Music 'Charged'.

Alongside producing music GLOWINTHEDARK performs at events in the Netherlands and overseas. Since 2011 they’ve been resident DJ's at Blue Marlin Ibiza [11] and Beach Club Bloomingdale in Bloemendaal. In the summer of 2013 GLOWINTHEDARK had their first residency at Pacha Ibiza,[12] in the same year they joined the Pacha World Tour, a tour initiated by Pacha across all similar named clubs in the world.[13] Some other events and venues where GLOWINTHEDARK has performed are: Mysteryland, Tomorrowland, the Amsterdam dance event and the Winter Music Conference.[14]

Besides performing GLOWINTHEDARK gives DJ/Producer seminars at schools and events like Dance Fair[15] and the Amsterdam dance event.[16]

Lightstate[edit]

GLOWINTHEDARK has their own international radioshow Lightstate. The hour-long radio show has theme tracks and a weekly changing guest mix. Lightstate is a part of the weekend schedule of Dutch radio station SLAM!FM, the Tokyo based radio station Block.FM, Spanish radio stations Mortal FM and Fun Radio and Lightstate is also aired in Sri Lanka on Sun FM.

The show is also available on their official iTunes Podcast. After subscribing yourself, you will have the ability to download the new episodes directly into your iTunes library.

Discography[edit]

Singles[edit]

[17][18]

Title Date of release Label Featuring Albums
"Electronic Life" 19 January 2010 Döner Digital Records Jody Meyer -No More Idols!

-The Garlic Chronicles

EDM Top 50 The Best EDM Tracks Of 2013

"Morscode" 1 September 2010 Selekted Music Jack Ferreira -The Battalion EP

-Selekted at Amsterdam dance event 2010

"Juggernaut" 1 September 2010 Selekted Music Jack Ferreira -The Battalion EP

-Get Lucky Vol.2

"Go Fast" 1 September 2010 Selekted Music Jack Ferreira -The Battalion EP

-Dutch Dirt Vol.2

"Heisse Sheisse (Original Mix)" 17 November 2010 Sony Music Entertainment QF -Heisse Sheisse
"Jump (Original Mix)" 17 November 2010 Dirty Dutch Music - -DJ Chuckie Presents Dirty Dutch Vol.2

-Dirty Dutch Fallout Mixed By DJ Chuckie

-Dirty Dutch Fallout Unmixed

-Ultimate Dutch House Anthems

-House Nation Vol.3

"Fux (Original Mix)" 7 February 2011 Dirty Dutch Music Willy Monfret -DJ Chuckie Presents Dirty Dutch Digital Vol.3

-Ibiza 2011 Presented By Dirty Dutch Records

-Tunes To Lose Your Shit To

-Ultimate Dutch Dance Anthems

-Dutch Miami Anthems

-House Nation Vol.3

"Control Myself (Original Mix)" 1 July 2011 Selekted Music - -
"Wojo (Original Mix)" 1 July 2011 Selekted Music - -
"Maskara (Original Mix)" 21 July 2011 Dirty Dutch Music - -Ibiza 2011 Presented By Dirty Dutch

-Dirty Dutch Digital Vol.4

-Dirty Dutch Blackout Deluxe Edition

-Dutch House Anthems

-The Best Of Dutch House

-Miami Electro

"Lights Out (Original Mix)" 13 February 2012 Dirty Dutch Music - -EDM Progressive House
"Electro Dude (Original Mix)" 30 April 2012 Big Beat Records Chuckie -The Best Of DJ Chuckie
"I'm F****d Up" 6 December 2012 Cause A Ruckus DJ Ruckus and Hot Rod -
"Say Whoo (Official Dirty Dutch Aftershock Anthem)" 24 February 2013 Dirty Dutch Music - -
"Ain't a Party" 17 June 2013 Jack Back Records David Guetta and Harrison -F*ck Me I’m Famous Ibiza 2013 Mix
"Death Of Triplets (Original Mix)" 14 October 2013 - Willy Monfret -
"NRG (Original Mix)" 23 December 2013 Spinnin' Records Chuckie -
"What You Do (Original Mix)" 10 January 2014 8ball Music Ben Saunders -
"Charged" 17 February 2014 Powerhouse Music Alvaro -
"MUG" 21 February 2014 Spinnin' Records Danny Howard and T3nbears -
"Rave Century" 16 September 2014 Dim Mak Records Deorro -
"Ozzie" 19 January 2015 Hussle Recordings Uberjak'd -
"Get Over You" 6 February 2015 Lightstate Music ADAM -

Remixes[edit]

[19]

Title Date of release Label
Leroy Styles – God Will Set Me Free (GLOWINTHEDARK Remix) 19-11-2009 Afrazoo
Leroy Styles – Past Tense (GLOWINTHEDARK & Genairo Nvilla Remix) 20-09-2010 Afrazoo
Genairo Nvilla – The Nvilla Anthem (GLOWINTHEDARK Remix) 22-10-2010 Selekted Music
MYNC, Ron Carroll and Dan Castro - Be Afraid (GLOWINTHEDARK Remix) 28-08-2011 Cr2 Records
Chuckie – Who Is Ready To Jump (GLOWINTHEDARK Higher club Remix) 12-12-2011 Big Beat Records
Chuckie and Junxterjack – Make Some Noise (GLOWINTHEDARK Remix & Wax Motif Trap) 07-12-2012 Cr2 Records
Wallpaper - Fucking Best Song Ever (Chuckie & GLOWINTHEDARK Remix) 2012 -
Lethal Bizzle featuring Ruby GoeParty Right (GLOWINTHEDARK Remix) 2013 -

Co-productions[edit]

Title Date of release Label Artists
Makin’ Papers [20] 23-07-2013 Big Beat Records Chuckie featuring Lupe Fiasco, Too Short and Snow Tha Product
Skydive 06-12-2013 Big Beat Records Chuckie featuring Maiday

References[edit]

  1. ^ Willemsen, Erik (Fall 2013). "Buma/Stemra presenteert...GLOWINTHEDARK". Buma/Stemra Magazine. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "GLOWINTHEDARK". Pacha. 31 January 2014. Archived from the original on 2014-02-03. 
  3. ^ Goossen, S. (6 September 2010). "Interview: Jody Meyer". DJ Guide. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Hungry 4 Music: GLOWINTHEDARK, Jack Ferreira - The Battalion EP". House Music Feeds. 2010. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  5. ^ Bot, Robert (3 May 2012). "Chuckie kan er geen genoeg van krijgen". Link2Party. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  6. ^ "Glowinthedark – Say Whoo! Official Dirty Dutch Aftershock Anthem 2013". This Song Slaps. 23 January 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  7. ^ "David Guetta Helpt een handje". DJ Mag. 19 June 2013. Retrieved 28 January 2014. 
  8. ^ Cunningham, Katie (25 June 2013). "David Guetta delivers new mix compilation…and this cover art". Archived from the original on 3 February 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  9. ^ "Ben Saunders & GLOWINTHEDARK bundelen krachten". 8BallBookings. 7 January 2014. Archived from the original on 1 February 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  10. ^ "Ben Saunders gaat voor de dance naar Barcelona". SBS 6. 14 January 2014. Archived from the original on 3 February 2014. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  11. ^ "GLOWINTHEDARK SMASH-UP! Pack 10.12". Dance Reports. 10 November 2012. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  12. ^ Robertson, James (28 June 2013). "EPICA". DJ Mag. Archived from the original on 19 February 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  13. ^ "Pacha World Tour". &V. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  14. ^ "GLOWINTHEDARK Berlin". All Events. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  15. ^ "Dancefair 2013; De laatste tickets de verkoop in!". DJ Guide. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  16. ^ Link2Party HQ (20 August 2013). "GLOWINTHEDARK To Shine at ADE Next". Link2Party. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  17. ^ "GLOWINTHEDARK Music". &V. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  18. ^ "GLOWINTHEDARK Soundcloud". GLOWINTHEDARK. Archived from the original on 3 February 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  19. ^ "GLOWINTHEDARK Soundcloud". GLOWINTHEDARK. Archived from the original on 3 February 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  20. ^ "Makin' Papers co-produced by GLOWINTHEDARK". &V. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 

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