Labyrinth Club (BE) resident, Vernon Bara debuted his musical journey in 1999 as DJ and producer.After a few releases of his own, Vernon began a collaboration with Massimo Dacosta and in 2002, the duo "Vernon & Dacosta" was born. The duo grew to become one of the most prolific in the Belgian house music scene with releases on OM, Robsoul or AMA.
Vernon's side project, Lust Addict, got underway in 2006. This project was more techno focused, and Lust Addict saw releases on Toys for Boys (Sierra Sam label) and Playground (Lessizmore). The tracks were widely supported by Ricardo Villalobos, Luciano, Laurent Garnier, Silicone Soul, and the likes.
When the Lust Addict project was put to rest, Vernon continued on his journey as a producer to release under the moniker "Vernon" on Readymade (Lessizmore) his tracks were remixed and supported and remixed by talent including Shaun Reeves, Lee Curtiss, Nekes, and Chirs Carrier.
In 2011, Vernon teamed up once again with his long time collaborator Massimo Dacosta, launching the label "Homecoming Music" and launched compilations and releases which included producers like Fabrice, Lig, Jay Tripwire, DJ Sneak, Djebali, DJ Wild, Phil Weeks, and Bret Johnson plus the best of the new-school.
2011 proved to be a busy year for Vernon, as he also teamed up with Igor Vicente to create the DJ duo, Ultrasone. The two have been widely supported and have seen great success specialy with the « Breath n Pop » club hit on Hot Creation.They frequented clubs and festivals world wide.
Three years after the Ultrasone project began, Vernon stopped it and joined forces once again with his longtime partner Massimo Dacosta to form "Raw District", out on Defected and released on Crosstown Rebel, Brique Rouge Moon Harbour, Selador or Souvenir, Raw District became one of the most active project in Belgium.
Since his career began Vernon has taken up residences in major belgian clubs like Café d'Anvers or Labyrinth.He has also played in some of the biggest clubs and festivals in Belgium such as, Fuse, Café d’Anvers, Culture Club, Decadance, H20, Tomorrow Land, Dour Festival, Extrema , ADE and Worldwide clubs such as, Fabric (London), DC. 10 (Ibiza), Sankeys (Ibiza), La Terrazza, Pacha (BCN), Cocorico (Riccione), and in Moscow, Munich, Berlin, Rome, Turin, Milan, Paris, Krakow...
Over his 18 years production career including his works under his various alias', Vernon Bara has released over 200 titles and remixes on labels such as Visionquest, Robsouls, Hot Creation, OM, Toys For Boys, Supplement Fact, Maison d’Etre, Defected, Saved, CityFox, Crosstown Rebels, MoonHarbour, Get Physical to name a few.
His own productions have featured on various compilations including : NKR (Seth Troxler in The Lab), Dj Mag (Maya Janes Coles), Space Ibiza Closing, Fabric (by 2020 Vision), Café D’Anvers (Silicone Soul), Ministry of Sound (Sneak), Cadenza Vagabundos (Cesar Merveille)
Bedrock rec.(John Digweed) but also on Majors such as Universal and EMI and supported by radio like BBC, Ibiza Global ect.
Latest news are incoming releases on Flying Circus, Little Helpers and Innervision for 2017.
Vernon Bara’s tracks