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Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: RVSSLL
Recommended if you like: Purple Disco Machine, Mousse T, David Penn, Armand Van Helden, Chromeo, Aeroplane, Camelphat, The Magician, MK, Soul Clap
Story behind your band/artist name: It's a moniker of my middle name, which is important to me because of my family heritage.
Band Members: Jonathan Sherman
What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC :Washington, DC
At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: 1. I'm an avid soccer player and a huge Arsenal fan.
2. I'm a cybersecurity consultant by day.
3. I used to work in the White House for the U.S. Trade Representative during the Obama Administration.
Anything else we should know, or you want to share: RVSSLL is a DJ and Producer by the name of Jonathan Sherman in the Indie Dance/Nu Disco genre who recently toured with JackEL and ZaZa Maree with FVYDID Records in Las Vegas, and frequently performs at iconic D.C. venues like U Street Music Hall, 9:30 Club Backbar, Decades, Little Miss Whiskey’s, Flash, Soundcheck, and Hamilton Live. His remixes of popular tracks by POWERS, Kaleo, and Axwell Ingresso on Soundcloud and his first three singles on Spotify “Alright, Goodnight,” “Tech House Rewind,” and “Be Me (Ft. ZaZa Maree)” have amassed nearly 250,000 plays, and he has provided support to Grammy-winner Cedric Gervais, as well as Martin Jensen, Oliver Nelson, and Lost Frequencies. RVSSLL was trained in classical and jazz piano, and performed with a regionally-acclaimed jazz quintet at the Berklee School of Music in Boston at the age of 17. Outside the music scene, RVSSLL is an avid soccer player, a cyber-consultant for a Fortune 500 firm, and a world traveler. He is also a Staff Writer for “Blisspop,” where he publishes features on popular disco, house, and hip-hop tracks and conducts reviews for local DC-based performances. Learn more about RVSSLL and his music by visiting his social media pages below.
Official Website URL: https://www.rvssllmvsic.com/
Facebook Full URL: https://www.facebook.com/Rvssll/?ref=py_c
iTunes Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/rvssll/1398485091
Twitter Handle: rvssllmvsic
Main Genre: Funk
Other Genres: EDM, Disco, Disco House, Nu Disco, Disco Electro, Tech House, Soulful House, Funky House