Friday Night AfterParty
Brian Hartman is considered one of the leaders in the underground West Coast music scene both as a DJ & event producer. Brian’s refined & versatile sound ranges from sweet dub cumbia, to midtempo, organic world beats filled with Latin rhythms & African chants to the heartbeat of deep, dubby, ethno house, to finely selected hip hop, reggae, & dancehall.
He, along with longtime friend & ally Isis Indriya, coproduce HeartBass, a monthly event that has a reputation as one of the most high-vibed underground dance parties on the west coast.
The year 2016 saw Brian playing a wide variety of gigs from Envision in Costa Rica to the Dead & Co afterparties in San Francisco, to the Gravity Productions events in Aspen, CO, to international ecstatic dance events & yoga retreats, to a full lineup of festivals including Symbiosis, Lightning in a Bottle, Enchanted Forest, Lucidity, Raindance, Northern Nights, and California Worldfest amongst others.
Brian was an award-winning 7th & 8th grade World Studies & Language Arts teacher at the distinguished Nevada City School of the Arts before retiring from teaching to focus on music full time.