Nightlife in Atlantic City is never in short supply, but you’d be hard pressed to find notable names spinning this frequently anywhere else other than HQ2 Beachclub or Nightclub. February brings everyone from Cedric Gervais (February 13th) to Joel Corry (February 19th), with notable names booked every week through the month of February.
Setting the tone for notables like Leonardo DiCaprio and Justin Bieber is not an easy feat, but DJ Shortkutz has done it with ease. He hits HQ2 Nightclub & Beachclub on February 11th, and will be bringing his trademark style of strong beats and urban sensibilities to the HQ2 dance floors. Typically making the news on Page 6 & US Weekly or bringing the beats to some of Las Vegas’ biggest residencies, DJ Shortkutz’s East Coast visit to HQ2 on February 11th is certain to be an event not to be missed.
Whether he’s crafting remixes for Nile Rodgers, Lana Del Rey, or Miley Cyrus, Cedric Gervais remains one of the most prolific names in the remix, DJ, and production game. Gervais has the ability to take a track like Lana Del Rey’s “Summertime Sadness” and craft a slamming dance anthem around a lush ballad, which he will most definitely be showcasing as he visits HQ2 on February 13th. (His work on Summertime Sadness notably snagged him the Grammy for Best Remix in 2013)! His latest single “Hype” is a bass-heavy treat which showcases his consistent evolution, which will be front & center when he makes a spectacular appearance on February 13th at HQ2.
Known as one of the people behind Beatsource, Phenom is jumping back behind the decks to hit Sicka Than Yo Average Thursday on February 17th. Helping lead what is known as the “world’s biggest DJ library and the lead music platform for the best DJ’s around the world” gives Phenom an inside track on what is keeping dance floors moving all over the world. Merging his own distinct abilities, along with that distinct knowledge will make Sicka Than Yo Average Thursday on February 17th an evening with a DJ master.
Bringing his ability to merge pop tracks into his sets and mixtapes in a superbly unique way, DJ Klutch heads to HQ2 Nightclub on February 18th. This New York City native will be sure to bring along his stellar remixes of tracks like “Lonely” (by fellow HQ2 mixmaster Joel Corry) & his horn-heavy retro mix of Doja Cat’s “Say So”, which merges Chic’s “Good Times” with Doja Cat’s breathy vocals. Expect these and more cleverly reworked tracks when DJ Klutch hits the booth at HQ2 on February 18th.
Most recently known as one of the men (along with Jax Jones) behind the smash track “OUT OUT” (featuring Charlie XCX & Saweetie), Joel Corry is heading to this side of the pond from his native London to headline HQ2 on February 19th. Whether it is his low-key remix of H.E.R.’s “Damage”, hands in the air material like Katy Perry’s “Smile” or a reimagining of a classic like Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good”, Joel Corry will spinning something for absolutely everyone during this sure to be spectacular night at HQ2 on February 19th.
DJ MALAA may typically hide his face behind a balaclava mask during appearances, but his talent will be on full display when he has to HQ2 Nightclub on February 20th, 2022. The French DJ and producer is known for his powerful collaborations with everyone from DJ Snake & DJ Mercer, with his latest single “Anything” featuring Valentino Khan and Alison Wonderland providing some ethereal beats and electronic drops throughout the track. Expect to hear this one and more during his set at HQ2 on February 20th.
Whether they are taking the stage in Sin City or in the Big Apple, Kaos & Shadowman are known to be bringing killer beats and epic mixes to their sets all over the world. They take the stage at HQ2 on February 24th for Sicka Than Yo Average Thursday and will be bringing their combined talents behind the decks for a truly remarkable evening.
Collaborations between ultra talented DJ’s and amazingly talented female vocalists are almost always dance floor dreams. That remains true with Los Padres & Luxtides, who will be bringing their own killer collaboration, “Staying” to HQ2 Nightclub on February 25th, 2022. While Los Padres spent a large part of 2020 crafting mixes for Laidback Luke (“If There Is Love”) and Two Friends & Ferris (“Love Love Love”), Luxtides has been equally as busy. Already well known for the Afrojack & David Guetta anthem “Hero”), she has been releasing some of her own solo material as well. Expect new treats and familiar anthems when they hit HQ2 on February 25th. One more special treat to expect on an already jam-packed evening-open format DJ Rick Wonder will be hitting the HQ2 decks for a set of his own!
It’s already well-known that HQ2 is the premier space for celebration in Atlantic City, so why not celebrate GATTÜSO’s birthday with the man himself on February 26th? Known for his remix of “Losing My Religion” (with MKLA) as well as his brilliant mix of “Post Malone” (featuring RANI), GATTÜSO is hitting HQ2 for what is sure to be a night full of surprises and celebration with this New York based DJ/Producer. Expect to hear his collaboration with Disco Killerz, “Million Things” (a Billboard Dance chart topper) among the hits when he steps behind the decks at HQ2 on February 26th.
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