Freedom Fighters, Christopher Lawrence at Avalon Hollywood // Tickets & Guestlist
Saturday – February 10, 2018
Tickets [Use code: NOGL for 10% off tickets!]
Freedom Fighters is the cutting-edge psychedelic project by Shahaf Efrat, a producer with over a decade of experience. Signed to heavyweight label HOMmega next to acts like Astrix and Juno Reactor, He released his debut album ‘Rebel’ in 2015, which not only hit #1 on Beatport, but ruled its ‘Top selling albums’ for over a month. Aside from HOMmega, he has released tracks on notable labels like Zenon, Iboga, Nano, VII and Armada, which led him to 5 Beatport #1’s till date. Touring for the last decate, Freedom Fighters took his unique sound to the next level, Playing in huge events on one hand and underground events on the other hand, in almost every place on the globe. From Australia to USA, Canada, South & Central America, South Africa and all over Europe. Freedom Fighters is now one of the most sought after names in the traditional trance scene, playing legendary events like “A State Of Trance”, “EDC (Electric Daisy Carnival)”, “Dreamstate” and “Gatecrasher”, While remaining faithful to his sound and keeping his style dark, psychedelic and twisted. 2017 brought the release of his 2nd album “Edge”, which summed up and inspiring creation process, While to stretch his musical knowledge to new metaphysical edges. Freedom Fighters is receiving support from his leading label mates – Infected Mushroom, who named him “one of the best upcoming artists at the moment”, and he was also featured on “A State Of Trance” radio show and UK’s BBC Radio 1.
Winner of “Best American DJ” at the IDMA’s, Christopher Lawrence is recognized as one of the world’s top DJs and producers. A dance music legend, he is recognized worldwide as the driving force behind the trance scene in America for over two decades. Described as “One of America’s most influential DJs” by DJ Mag and “A trailblazer” by SPIN, Christopher is one of the most credible names in dance music whose outspoken support of the underground has earned him the respect of industry and fans alike. Always pushing boundaries, Christopher’s tough, tech and psy infused trance sets are a favorite on dance floors at the darkest downtown afterhours to main stage at the world’s biggest festivals.
Christopher has racked up numerous awards and accolades over the course of his career taking out both DJ Times “America’s Best DJ” award and IDMA’s “Best American DJ”, plus a Top 10 position in DJ Mag’s annual poll. He has graced the covers of countless magazines, newspapers and music websites worldwide. With a club touring schedule circling the globe, Christopher delivers his unique brand of dark mayhem to dance floors from Avalon Hollywood and Ministry of Sound to Home Sydney. He has hosted his own arena at Dance Valley, and played every major festival including Ultra, Coachella, EDC, Luminosity, Creamfields and Global Gathering to name a few. Christopher has also teamed up with trance legend John 00 Fleming under the moniker Fleming & Lawrence for a series of highly successful club dates in North America.
Described as “A Highly Respected Producer” by Mixmag, Christopher’s discography includes two Billboard top ten artist albums All or Nothing and UnHooked. His name is a familiar sight in the Beatport Top 10 charts with massive singles such as Banshee, Unbroken, The Dark, Tremor, Faith in the Future, Dark on Fire and Beyond the Limit to name a few. Christopher’s original productions can also be found in film, TV and video games.
Christopher’s imprint Pharmacy Music has exploded over the past few years, becoming a favorite of DJ tastemakers, dominating the Beatport charts with a thriving roster of cutting edge producers who continually push the boundaries and taking label tour dates internationally.
You don’t stay in the business this long unless you consistently deliver. A dance music legend, Christopher Lawrence knows what it takes to rock a dance floor. Along with a legion of hardcore fans, his skills behind the decks and integrity in music has brought him to the attention of a new generation who are discovering the underground for the very first time.