Shlomi Aber’s international fame was once closely tied to the (widely discredited) accusation that he plagiarized Aril Brikha, but it’s the Israeli’s DJ and production skills that deserve attention. Happily, Cocoon, R&S, Ovum and other labels, as well as collaborator DJ Sneak, recognize that Aber’s Detroit- and Chicago-influenced house is a unique sound. With resident SR Serge, Earthian, and Luis Campos + Ken.
Sat., Dec. 24, 10 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 14, 2011