A veteran to the Upstate NY rave and club scene DRED has been DJ'ing for more than half his life. As one of the pioneers of the upstate rave movement in the early 90's he is a well respected member of a group of DJ's, Promoters, and party kids (now adults)still contributing to the seen who helped to bring the underground sounds to regions outside of NYC in New York state. In the late 90's and early 2000's Dred moved his rave chops into the afterhours clubscene and began residencies at some of upstates most influential Nightlife scenarios. His notorious afterhours sets became legendary creating a cult "latenight" following taking large crowds on journeys in to the next day with super extended sets. Also known as Joe Dred and currently the production moniker "ifelldown" Dred became known in the 2000's also for his intricate live P.A. performances bringing a virtual "UFO" of analog gear and performing space house sets using sequence methods of years past to create and oldskool feel with a new skool edge opening and headlining for some major players in the live electronic scene at multiple parties and festivals. After over 20 years Dred is still at it currently as the host of Floorplay on www.gravyfm.com Thursday nights at 7pm eastern were he showcases his wide range of everything gritty and 4 to floor. Also still making guest appearances at clubnights, parties, and festivals either as a DJ or live performer.