RE:Search Feat. Govinda, Jeffrey Franca (Thievery Corporation) & Friends, Urban, Mikey Thunder, Joran Polovina

Cervantes', Euphonic Conceptions & MHSM Present

RE:Search Feat. Govinda, Jeffrey Franca (Thievery Corporation) & Friends, Urban, Mikey Thunder, Joran Polovina

Wed, March 21, 2018

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 8:30 pm

EARLY BIRD = $5 /// OVER 21 = $10 Before 10 PM / $15 After 10 PM /// UNDER 21 = $15 All Night

Tickets at the Door

This event is 16 and over

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TICKET PRICE - ADVANCE PRICING
$5 Early Bird
$10 Advance

TICKET PRICE - WALK UP PRICING
OVER 21 = $10 Before 10 PM / $15 After 10 PM
UNDER 21 = $15 All Night

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Govinda
Govinda
Govinda is the alter-ego of Austin based producer/composer Shane Madden. He began studying violin and composition at the age of eight and went on to study classical violin at the University of Texas where he fell in love with electronic music production. It was in Madden's pursuit of his gypsy roots that he opened his ears to music from around the world. From experiences learning violin with mysterious masters on his journeys across the globe and his passion for modern design and technology, the current sound of Govinda was born.

Govinda has played with Thievery Corporation, Tipper, Bassnectar, Shpongle, Cheb I Sabbah, STS9 and many more and been featured on over 25 compilations such as Buddha Bar II, Asian Travels II, and Nirvana Lounge selling a combined 400,000 copies. Govinda has played at numerous festivals throughout North America including Coachella, Lightning in a Bottle, Sea of Dreams, SXSW and more. Govinda's music has been licensed on shows like "Roswell" WB, "Road Rules" MTV, and "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" Bravo as well as many independent films.

The Govinda live show is truly a multi-sensory experience that features professional dancers, live projections, resonating vocals and a sonical sound-scape. His live experience is full of vibrant energy that plays to its crowd. Govinda performs on Ableton Live accompanied by classical violin. Govinda is currently touring in support of his album "Universal On Switch" which was released independently earlier this year.
Jeff Franca
Jeff Franca
Drummer for Thievery Corporation
Urban
Urban
Chris Urban aka Urban, a Denver producer and pianist, released his last solo album Higher Consciousness on California bass label Dank 'n Dirty Dubz (The Widdler, DMVU) in 2015. The world music and psychedelic-influenced album featured guitarist Mass Relay (aka Matt Richter) and vocalist Stephanie Studebaker. The three then teamed up with pro jazz musicians Lance Croucher (drummer from Mlima) and Alex Canales (sax/flute) to form livetronica band Blucifer's Ghost.

The debut Blucifer's Ghost album Step Forward was released in 2017 on Denver label and promoter Mile High Sound Movement. In the meantime, Urban has remixed producers CloZee, Gramatik and Whethan as well as released "For Ivah" on Dank 'n Dirty Dubz' annual 4/20 compilation album. He's also no stranger to Cervantes. First starting out performing at the former Electronic Tuesdays in 2011, Urban has opened for Nightmares on Wax and also made an appearance at the legendary Sonic Bloom festival.
Mikey Thunder
Mikey Thunder
Mikey Thunder likes to party. But more than that, Mikey Thunder just so happens to be the party. Thunder spins a genre-blending, bass-driven partyrock, fusing banging electronic beats with funk, hip-hop, soul, jazz, blues, swing, reggae and anything else the party may call for on the fly. With 19 years in the game, he's mastered the art of improvisation with an uncanny ability to work with and rework the vibe of the party with precision. If you’re a true connoisseur of the Colorado music scene, you’ve seen Mikey share the stage with any number of your favorite artists- no matter the genre.

It all began for Mikey at the age of 15 when he discovered DJing in Springfield , Mass. Thru friends older brother's record collections and the Hiphop scene in the city. From there he moved up to Burlington Vt. and immersed himself in the diverse musical culture. In the fall of 1999, he relocated to the mountains of Jackson Hole where he was soon kidnapped by Michael Franti and Spearhead for the Stay Human Tour. After opening for Spearhead in Jackson Hole, Thunder was handpicked by Michael Franti to open the rest of the tour, where he mixed beats into their sets, during set break, and scratched with their beatboxer, Radioactive.

After the Spearhead tour Mikey relocated to Boulder and continued to pursue his musical career. At that time Thunder also was an Atari playing stuntman/ DJ in the band Sonar. The band shared the stage with the Wailers at the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, the String Cheese Incident, and played Hightimes Magazine’s SXSW party, and the Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam. In the fall of 2009 Mikey joined the Pretty Lights crew, opened for over 30 shows on their tours and performed cuts on the Making Up a Changing Mind EP, released in 2010. He also has played the sold out Red Rocks Amphitheater runs with PL in 2012/13/14.

Since that time, he has made his presence known in every single facet of the Colorado music industry. Over the years he has shared the stage with an extremely diverse range of musicians, including (but certainly not limited to): Bassnectar, The Glitch Mob, The Disco Biscuits, Boombox, Soul Live, Lettuce, The Motet, Michal Menert, Nightmares on Wax, Mr. Scruff, DJ Krush, Bonobo, Z Trip, DJ Qbert, Pete Rock, DJ Premier, Jurassic 5, Slick Rick, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface killa, Red Man, Juicy J, and Big Boi of Outkast. Additionally, he has been prominently featured on such festivals as Shambhala, Sonic Bloom, Snowball, Global Dance Festival, and many others.

Mikey Thunder’s true talent lies in his versatility. Every Thunder performance presents something familiar in an entirely unfamiliar way, as well as something unfamiliar presented in a way that is immediately recognizable as Thunder.
Jordan Polovina
Jordan Polovina
Jordan Polovina is a cellist, producer, vocalist currently in Colorado. other bands include: Whiskey Blanket, Grim&Darling, and, Glitta Kings
Venue Information:
Cervantes' Other Side
2637 Welton St.,
Denver, CO, 80205
http://www.cervantesmasterpiece.com/