As a collective these artists are bringing an evolving perspective to music and events.
Dj/Producer and purveyor of Chinatown Sessions, Akumen has been djing in the Los Angeles music scene for the last couple years. His original tracks and mixes are a blend of soulful house, brawny deep house, and dark techno with dash of classic house edits. He pays tribute to the past while being an innovator in house music through his original tracks.
Working out of his Los Angeles home studio in Chinatown, Akumen produces music that incorporates sine basses, synth stabs, and powerful vocals. As a vinyl junkie, he collects the sounds of early 90's NY house, modern UK house, techno, and any other records he finds iconic.
Luis Moreno is an LA based producer and DJ bringing an underground sound to every party, technically masterful in his selections he pushes the boundaries of Forward Rhythm events. Being a founder of the Forward Rhythm collective he focuses on having unique parties and experiences, specializing in the lighting design and playing banging sets. Dirt Vibes is a gift to the Los Angeles community.
Beggar is a Los Angeles based DJ, producer, and creative collaborator associated with the collective Forward Rhythm. As a Los Angeles native, Beggar has worked tirelessly on crafting a sound that is reminiscent of the classic Chicago/Detroit sound that translates well to the LA underground scene today. As a member of the Forward Rhythm collective, Beggar's energies have recently been put towards the curation of ‘LOW’, a series of events that encompass and celebrate the infectious sound of underground dance music’s days of yesteryear.
Jason Lee is DJ who has been playing house music for over a decade across the city of Los Angeles. As a curator he hosts Analog Advisory on Virtualpublic.net, playing choice cuts of vinyl from all over the world. When playing events with the Forward Rhythm crew and helping build the LOW label as a resident, Leezy brings an energy and elevated approach to the club.
Andrew Ramirez aka DJ Shroomie and co-founder of Forward Rhythm & Low, blends seamless mixes evoking smooth vibes from the house genre. Tracks range from 90’s, lo-fi house, and disco cuts along with heavy influences from the beat scene such as Low End Theory.
No matter the time, place and setting, DJ Shroomie keeps you moving—forward
Brian Baeza is a Los Angeles native and a DJ representing the best time for smooth late-night vibes. He is also a founder of Forward Rhythm, a growing collective of DJ’s and producers experienced in the house genre with unique styles and blends.
When not DJing, he uses his artistic talent as a visual artist, designer and screen printer. For a decade, he has been playing events deep within the city. His selection of tunes is wide as the early morning skies, aiming to share the best and most carefully selected tunes to the wide world roaming in the night life of the city.
3:23AM masterfully blends genres of house, lo-fi, bass, techno and beats all together in the underground scenes of Los Angeles, bringing out a rich and positive energy to late-night parties.