CHERRY Opulence [sashay closing party]
SUN APR 23
The Cherry Fund was established in 1996 and located in Washington DC as an independent and all-volunteer not-for-profit organization.
The sole purpose of the Fund is to raise funds for the HIV/AIDS service and DC GLBT community by way of charity dance events featuring top local, national and international tech-House DJs.
HOSTED by: The Cherry Fund
Parting is such sweet sorrow… but it isn’t quite over yet! Sashay on down to DC9 for one final taste of the good life. Feel that runway fantasy as the talented DJ Sean Morris (DC) serves you all the beats from tech to tribal. This year, CHERRY welcomes worldwide megastar DJ Nacho Chapado (Barcelona) to turn you out for the last dance! With that, we bid farewell to our beloved patrons. And until next time… See you on the dance floor!
DJ Nacho Chapado
Jose Ignacio Chapado, better known as Nacho Chapado, was born in Barcelona, Spain and surrounded himself in music from an early age, not just working as a radio D.J. but also holding down various positions with a number of record companies and soon got the taste for not just DJ-ing live, but also engrossing himself into the recording studio "Mystery Luv" "U Can Change" "Behind The Eyes" "Coming Up", etc. His CV reads magnificently, the main focus being Italy and, of course, Spain, playing at a host of meets in his home country, including Fascination, Odarko Club, Into The Tank, StrongMatic, Bear Factory, & Ursus Planet, at nearly as many in Italy, places like Hub, The Block, Gorgeous I Am & Gay Village, as well as featuring large at many of the festivals in both countries - Long Vehicle Week, The Farm, Barbarella, Hero, Criminal Candy, Radio Londra in Italy & Loveball, Bitch, Devotion, Space Of Sound, etc in Spain, the massive Circuit Festival 2009, 2010, 2011,2012, 2013 in Barcelona when he represented not only beartastic brand Megawoof, Club Rapido, Zurich´s Selection Party and the Absolut event, S-Clash pool Party in Athens,and many more.
He is also at the centre of a new tribal & progressive house music label, Guareber Recordings, which will see not just his, but close associations works released, which looks like making waves in Spain & beyond. Producer of many songs that have been heard in clubs and worldwide radio stations
He has worked with producers like: Cher, Offer Nissim, Peter Rauhofer, Amuka, Robbie Rivera, Asher Monroe, Dave Aude, Akon, Avril Lavigne, Pet Shop Boys, The Wanted, Juanjo Martin, Dr. Kucho, Pedro del Moral, Oscar G, Ralph Falcon, Yoko Ono mixes, etc . But, Nacho Chapado still loves to get behind the decks live, playing out to packed crowds at Club in Barcelona, Madrid, London plus zooming across to Italy, Belgium, Brazil, Mexico, Russia, Germany, France, etc where his services are still in great demand and his style of full on tribal house beats, combining, tribal house & progressive house, always with powerful songs, sounds which are incredibly addictive and dance delirium tempting.
DJ Sean Morris
DJ Sean Morris started in the club scene over ten years ago as an event promoter and light tech. In 2011 Sean transitioned to the decks and pursued his DJ career full time. Sean achieved success in relatively short period of time resulting in guest spots and permanent residencies in the regions most prominent gay clubs. A devotee of tribal and tech house, his ability to navigate through different genres in a single set provides an all-inclusive experience on the dance floor. Sean holds residencies with Cobalt in Washington DC, Club Hippo and 1722 Afterhours in Baltimore, and co-promotes and spins Flashy Sundays, a monthly DC tribal house party.