Timmy Regisford [Shelter NYC] at Do Not Sit On The Furniture
Saturday, 09/02/2017 – 09/03/2017 10:00 pm – 05:00 am
Do Not Sit On The Furniture
423 16th ST,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Cost: $15 Early Bird $20
Do Not Sit On The Furniture in association with The Stars & Keep It Deep Miami present
[Shelter / NYC]
Christina Calamia – DSO
*************** TIMMY REGISFORD *******************
Timmy Regisford is simply put, one of the great legends of dance music. The inception of his internationally acclaimed Club Shelter parties in NYC since 1991 helped pioneer the soulful house music sound that has shaped the face of house music today.
Trinidad-born, Regisford is known for his brand of soulful dance music. He started in 1985 at WBLS radio station in New York City, where he worked as Assistant Music Director, later being promoted to head Music Director of the station. In 1988, he became A&R Director of Atlantic Records, signing such acts as Miki Howard and Levert. His next career step embarked on working for MCA Records as their A&R Director, where he developed artists Loose Ends and Colonel Abrams. He would soon go on to sign acts Guy and Eric B & Rakim. Regisford later became Vice President of A&R at Motown Records, signing acts Milira, Blaze, Basic Black, Today, and Johnny Gill. Along with his A&R work for these labels he is credited in many remix projects with Patti LaBelle, Steel Pulse, New Edition, Bobby Womack, Gladys Knight & the Pips, The Boys, Diana Ross, Gerald Alston and Stevie Wonder. In 1996, Regisford became Vice President of A&R at Dreamworks Records. Timmy Regisford was also one of the founding people behind the Shelter parties in New York City, as well as the resident DJ.Thank you for using Soul Of Miami!