GUSTAVO MARIN ARIAS
Current project: The Far Side - 80's Underground. MusicLab Productions.DJ. We bring the party to you!, RioRoomDowntown.
DJ Gus Arias aka Daddy G has been a DJ since 1985.He started Djing in College Station in '85 on KANM, doing a little radio show called "just another hallucination", he followed local DJ greats, Rick Squillante of the legendary Starck Club in the 80's and Micheal Degrace of the famed NRGs Houston. Started djing parties and eventually into the Deep Ellum scene in Dallas. His first break was an upscale club in the Oaklawn area called Profiles then went on to open Twilight Galleries and the World in Deep Ellum, with guest spots at Aqua lounge and Avante Yard. Moved to Los Angeles in 92' where he DJ'd House parties then moved on up the coast and got a break in San Francisco in 92' as a regular guest DJ at the world famous Martini 1015 Folsom. DJ'd at Warp Factor X alongside such talent as Scott Hardkiss and Frankie Bones. Came back to Dallas and DJ'd and hosted the Gathering and brought Frankie Bones to Dallas for the first time. Opened St. Tropez an upscale hot spot in the early 93' and then took over the decks at the notorious Rio Room where during his residency that lasted 8 years, was voted best 21and up club, 96', 97', and 98', by the Dallas Observer and the Dallas Dance Clubs Awards. He's also DJ'd in Ft. Worth, El Paso and San Angelo. DJ'd at Neo, Rehab Lounge, 8.0, Cafe Nervousa, the Sellar, Casbah, Fuel, Daxx and Django's on the Parkway to name a few. He spins all types of genres including House Music, 80's New Wave, Disco, Soul, Funk, and Old School Hip Hop. Follow him on You Tube, Myspace, Facebook, http://www.mixcloud.com/gmarinarias/ and Twitter. Now booking!