Veteran DJs/Producers 818 & Nicholas Armand make up this DUO. Since their formation in early 2013, they have made an immediate impact on the Electronic Music Scene. Currently they have tracks on multiple digital music outlets including Beatport, iTunes, Amazon and many more.
In January of 2013, 818 & Nicholas Armand joined forces and formed RoShamBO, a live performance EDM DUO. Their high energy live show exhibits live drum machines and special effects controllers, in addition to playing original and edited tracks.
RoShamBo’s aggressive breakbeat sound has been noticed by many in the business with positive feedback and thousands of plays per month on their SoundCloud pages.
Their tracks have also been included on the Linda B. Breakbeat Show (Manchester UK), Lady Waks Radio (Russia), and Johnny Breaks Digitally Imported Radio (Chicago). They also receive continuous recognition from music blogs and websites such as Rhythm & Breaks (Spain) and Art of the Remix. Be sure to catch their monthly RoShamBO Radio show on 'The Weekend', Party95's internet radio.
In a few short months after RoShamBo's conception, they signed with MUZE Records and collaborated with some major players in the music industry including Jefferson Funk and KC & The Sunshine Band.
818 & Nicholas Armand combined have shared stages with many industry massives such as Benny Benassi, DJ Icey, Dieselboy, HeavyGrinder, DJ AM, Huda Hudia, DJ X and many others. They also had the honor of playing multiple events at the Winter Music Conference 2014 (Miami), in addition to hosting their own.
Keep your eye and ears open for tour dates and new music, these guys are undoubtedly a force to be reckoned with.
Matthew Owen, better known as DJ 818, has had a passion for music as far back as he can remember. Hailing from Los Angeles California, he moved to North Carolina where he started DJing in the late 1990’s.
Starting out with residencies throughout NC, it wasn't long before 818 began tearing up the East Coast. From New Jersey to Miami, 818 is recognized for his spontaneous and throbbing bass heavy song selections. Gracing the decks with some of the top DJs of the century, 818 continues to polish his craft and the art of turntableism.
His production consists of a merry-go-round of sub-genres. Regurgitating styles and sounds that ooze pulsating bass lines under his own ‘Transcending Sound Productions.’
Nicholas Armand born and raised in Florida. His unique sound incorporates elements of electro house, funky breaks, hip-hop, Miami bass, Top 40 and even Freestyle during his non-stop musical voyages.
Since 2008, Nicholas Armand has held a number of residencies at various venues throughout North Carolina, along with a number of radio mixshows. Even with multiple residencies in North Carolina & Orlando, Nicholas Armand still finds time to play guest DJ spots in cities up and down the east coast.
Nicholas Armand’s electrifying energy and presence elevates dance floors to new levels, reveling crowds from one track to the next. There is no wonder he carries the label of “One of the most Versatile and Exciting DJs in the Southeast today”.