Twice as Proper is a New York City underground techno events series. Craft & Shadi co-created the movement "Twice as Sweet" in 2007 which then became "Twice as Proper Sessions". With close to 300 events and 150 guest dj bookings, it is well established in NYC and the international underground techno scene. 2019 marks the 12th year for the event series, and with quite an illustrious list of guest DJ bookings in venues across Manhattan, Brooklyn, nationally and abroad, there is always something exciting and different to expect from the events. In 2010, Twice as Proper hosted 8 events in Playa del Carmen (Mexico) while keeping regular NYC events alive as always. 2011 was breakthrough for the two founders bringing tours in 5 countries (USA, Italy, Egypt, Mexico, Costa Rica), international radio shows, podcasts, music productions, TV coverage and interviews (Italy, Mexico, Costa Rica), recordings listened to in over 100 countries, new fans and recognition. Nowadays the event series is internationally recognized and has focused on less frequent shows hosting larger event productions both in NYC and abroad showcasing top quality artists.
TWICE AS PROPER
NYC TECHNO EVENTS
Born in NYC, Craft is an international techno producer and music composer who has been djing since 1994. He began producing in 1999 and has released 13 EP’s, a concept album and countless remixes on almost 40 labels based in a dozen countries. In 2014 he composed 4 tracks for a Mexican gangster movie projected in theaters in 2017. He produced 2 techno tracks for a modern theatre show on tour in Abruzzo Italy in 2018. He co-founded the NYC underground techno events “Twice as Proper” in 2007 hosting 270 shows in the last 11 years with Shadi and Headliner booking techno artists from Europe and the Americas. He is co-founder and host of “Feed The Raver” radio show in the UK since 2012 and founder of the Party People™ shirts, hoodies and stickers represented by enthusiasts around the globe since 2007.
Born in Cairo, Egypt....raised in NYC from age 12, where he met up with his mentor and friend Daniele Ciocio (Dj Craft), who helped him manipulate vinyl ...and sound through a mixer. Flash forward to December 1999, Twilo, Sasha and Digweed & Mitsubishi = Lifelong Sound Obsession.
Along the way residencies at Mark Cafe With the Buyrum Crew, leading up to gigs with the likes of Jeff Mills, Eddie Richards & Silicone Soul and many more good friends and amazing musician party people like Lance Jordan, Amos Damon ( Dj Fame), Adam Collins, Francis Harris, Connie, Elon, Taimur & Fahad, Steven Letigre, Matias Jofre, Sleepy & Boo, Derek Marin, K1w1, Deepak Sharma and many more over the span of many New York City Venues such as Sullivan Room, Bar 13, Cielo, Rebel, Le Souk, Porch, Crudo, Boom, Stay, VDP as well as gigs in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico & Egypt PLUS Afterhours everywhere.. Currently Shadi is actively Running The New York City Based Underground Techno Events and Movement "Twice As Proper" With his Musical Partner Dj Craft Who together co-created the movement "Twice as Sweet" which was then renamed "Twice as Proper Sessions" with an impressive over 260 events and counting in the past 10 years alone with quite an illustrious list of guest DJ bookings.
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12 years done Proper.
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