OVERDRIVE is thrilled to announce the return of global superstar Eddie Martinez (2AM - 5AM)! Well-known for his massive sets at Rauhofer's WORK! parties in the NYC club scene during its prime, Eddie has since traveled the world capturing countless audeinces' attention with his eclectic style and prestine productions. From Toronto World Pride to The Black Party, Winter Party to Revolution Brazil, this truly global superstar has headlined the biggest events in our scene. Don't miss his triumphant return to our booth! Also, we're thrilled to have the OVERDRIVE debut of local Bear Night favorite DJ Jon Williams (12AM - 2AM) to ease us into Eddie's beats with some nice progressive house. We're also featuring the Overdrive debut of local DJ Josh Taylor (10PM-12AM) this month, whose progressive trance and techno will start your night in a unique and feel-good way!
☆ Return of Superstar DJ & Producer Eddie Martinez!
☆ $5 Svedka Vodka Happy Hour from 10pm - 12am!
☆ FREE before 11PM!
☆ Our signature production, lighting, lasers and vibe!
☆ All friendly, open-minded communities welcome! #PLUR
Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Eddie Martinez was introduced into NYC nightlife at a very young age. Martinez, once a trained professional dancer, began producing music at the age of 15; creating, choreographing and performing in clubs across Manhattan at the age of 18.
Inspired by New York's underground club scene, Martinez began his DJ career at the age of 20. Getting his start by playing at lounges and bars across the city before making his way to Fire Island, where his DJ career kicked off, by becoming a resident at the famous Pavilion Nightclub at the age of 21.
Soon after that, Eddie became a resident DJ at Peter Rauhofer's infamous WORK! Parties in NYC, playing his major events and spinning alongside Rauhofer, as well as taking the stage alongside Offer Nissim and DJ PAULO. Rauhofer took Martinez under his wing and became his mentor under the WORK umbrella.
Since then, Eddie’s eclectic style has allowed him to capture larger audiences everywhere he spins, being able to read the crowd and maintain their attention throughout their experience.
Martinez has spun globally in countries such as Asia, Brazil, Mexico, South America, & Canada to all around the United States with residencies in such major cities as NYC, Miami, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Atlanta, Dallas, Boston, Denver and more.
Eddie has played at such major events as NYC Pride, Toronto World Pride, Vancouver Pride, San Francisco Pride, The Black Party, Winter Party, White Party Miami, Purple Party, Revolution Brazil, PAPA Party, Supermarxte, WE Party, Bay of Pigs, Gay Days and Sandblast.
Eddie's 2014 "Hybrid" LP topped the iTunes electronic chart at #90 out of 200. His Movement podcast reached #1 in 2016 on the progressive house charts and is delivering music that is being played globally as well as topping the house charts on Beatport, with singles like "One Love" & "Believe."
In 2012, Martinez was named the "#1 DJ You Should Know" by OUT Magazine and has been featured in EDGE Magazine, Next Magazine, One Way Magazine & Man About World Magazine.
Eddie’s passion to make his listeners dance, no matter where they are, drives his determination to be one of the top DJ/Producers around.
We are thrilled to welcome Jon Williams to out booth for the first time! Jon is well known for his local Bear Night events, filled with good vibes, positive attitudes and uplifting progressive house beats. Arrive early to get your body moving and ready for Eddie's intensity!
Josh Taylor is new to Overdrive and we couldn't be more thrilled to have him! Taylor has been preforming at clubs and underground events in San Diego since 2002. He holds a long-time residency at Air Conditioned Lounge in San Diego. Josh also holds a residency with San Diego trance night “Lucent” at Spin Nightclub and is a regular on the hot new tech house & techno night at Rich's Nightclub, Techniche.
Eddie Martinez: https://soundcloud.com/user-299799853
Jon Williams: https://soundcloud.com/dj-jon-williams
Josh Taylor: https://soundcloud.com/djjoshtaylorofficial
Eddie Martinez: https://www.facebook.com/EddieMartinezOfficial/
Jon Williams: https://www.facebook.com/djjonwilliams
Josh Taylor: https://www.facebook.com/joshthebear