The Midnight Dreams Collective is a community of creatives that began to manifest in 2016 with a mission to "Redefine The Underground & Shape The Mainstream".

THE TEAM

From being a bedroom music producer to traveling coast to coast and around the world collecting credits as an international producer and opening as DJ act for super producers such as Just Blaze, Araab Muzik, and !LLMIND. The Queens NYC native, RIZR, has studied and worked alongside multi-platinum producers, artists, DJ's, and master engineers throughout New York City, Los Angeles and Hong Kong.

Corporate credits: MTV, X Factor, The Voice, Interscope Records, Urban Vinyl & more

Artist credits: A Tribe Called Quest, Ghostface Killah, Young M.A, Jadakiss, MC Jin, DNA & more

Sponsored by Image-Line FL Studio, first officially recognized trainer in the U.S. (NYU Steinhardt)

Sponsored by Urban Vinyl Headphones (Los Angeles, California)

Avid Pro Tools certified Audio Engineer (Institute of Audio Research)

RIZR

Music Producer | DJ | Audio Engineer

Co-founder | Executive Director | Events & Partnerships

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 Hailing from the Dominican Republic, Jordi Anez Pujadas (Seven AM) has musical influences that are heavily rooted with his native background. With musical influences such as Juan Luis Guerra, Marc Anthony, and Shakira, Seven AM’s music production is a combination of colorful and ethnic sounds mixed with a modern electronic feel. His main musical styles are Pop, Latin-Pop, Dance, and Hip-Hop.

Hailing from the Dominican Republic, Jordi Anez Pujadas (Seven AM) has musical influences that are heavily rooted with his native background. With musical influences such as Juan Luis Guerra, Marc Anthony, and Shakira, Seven AM’s music production is a combination of colorful and ethnic sounds mixed with a modern electronic feel. His main musical styles are Pop, Latin-Pop, Dance, and Hip-Hop.

Seven AM

Music Producer | Audio Engineer

Art Director | Visual Content Curator | Photographer

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Hailing from Tokyo and now residing in NY, Mio Soul is a multi-talented  singer, songwriter, and producer/ DJ specializing in R&B, Hip-Hop and Electronic Dance Music. Whether she’s pushing buttons live on her Livid Ohm RGB or spinnin’ records on a set of  Pioneers, Mio Soul always brings an  energetic performance that is contagious to the rest of the room. She has been performing live production/ DJ sets at music  showcases, networking events, and parties in  the Tri-State area (NY, NJ mostly) but has also traveled and done a few festivals, most notably as opening act for Just Blaze. Catch her rockin' the stage with the MDC crew!

Mio Soul

Music Producer | DJ

Singer | Songwriter

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 .Atlas is a recording artist, audio engineer, producer,and co—founder of Midnight Dreams Collective. Being born and raised in Queens, New York and of mixed—race descent, he has gathered a unique perspective which drives his music. Though politically and socially motivated, .Atlas is a true entertainer; the stage is his where he earns his reputation. For the entire summer of 2017, .Atlas released a song per week on a Soundcloud project called 'Make It Possible.’ All of his talents are currently being poured into an EP to be released in 2018.

.Atlas is a recording artist, audio engineer, producer,and co—founder of Midnight Dreams Collective. Being born and raised in Queens, New York and of mixed—race descent, he has gathered a unique perspective which drives his music. Though politically and socially motivated, .Atlas is a true entertainer; the stage is his where he earns his reputation. For the entire summer of 2017, .Atlas released a song per week on a Soundcloud project called 'Make It Possible.’ All of his talents are currently being poured into an EP to be released in 2018.

.Atlas

Recording Artist | Audio Engineer | Producer

Co-founder | Director of Bookings | Creative Director

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Born and raised in Queens, NY. Champ Beatz has been producing for 14 years. To follow his dreams, he went to Five Towns College and with a Degree in Audio Engineering. In 2017 he released his first compilation album titled “Flex Season” and a 30 beat playlist titled “30 for 30” showcasing multi-genre music production and artist collaborations.

Champ Beatz

Music Producer | DJ | Audio Engineer

Songwriter

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Born & raised in Queens, NY. Maggie has 8 years of experience in styling, personal shopping, apparel design, & assisting in the formation & photo shoots of nation wide look books at Gap Inc. She boasts 12 years of experience as a self taught visual artist & jewelry designer. Has created visual pieces for Grammy nominated/ multi-platinum producer !LLMIND who has worked with artists such as Drake, Kanye West, J. Cole. Currently head of display design for the Midnight Dreams event series, and apparel design for the Midnight Dreams Collective.

Maggie Y.

Stylist | Apparel Designer | Creative Director

Display Design Supervisor

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Bro Jackson is a music producer, audio engineer, videographer from South Jamaica, Queens, NY. Alumni of SAE (audio engineering) Dubspot (DJing, Ableton, Music Foundations, Sound Design), IAR (management, music business), and Digital Film Academy. Knowledgeable in many fields within the industry; he has worked most notably with !llmind and established artists such as Jim Jones, Zoey Dollaz, Romeo Santos, Trina, Kevin Gates, Torey Lanez, Trey Songz, Sevyn Streeter, Fetty Wap, and many others. He's not only professionally taught, but also real-world experienced.

Bro Jackson

Music Producer | Audio Engineer | Visual Artist

Executive Director of Film

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From Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Simphany : (Sim)ulated Epi(phany) was a name created to emulate what the creation of music means to him. Self taught pianist for 9 years; experienced in composing beautifully dark melodies, he utilizes his knowledge of a musical instrument by producing various genres of music (hip-hop, metal, and classical) all of which stemmed from his musical upbringing. Simphany has performed at: Fashion Bomb Daily for Teyana Taylor’s birthday and “The People’s Improv Theater, The Shrine, Nuyorican Poet Cafe, The Topaz, Goodbye Blue Monday, and more.

Simphany

Pianist | Music Producer | Visual Artist

Social Media Content Manager

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Antonio, aka Graham Visuals, captures timeless moments that include clarity, intrigue with alluring composition. Specializing in creating vivid stories using his fashion design education and artistic directorial backgrounds. His quick on-the-feet creativity makes for a resourceful attribute to enhance projects and problem solving. Skilled in film, creative direction, and different genres of photography such as events, studio/ outdoor shoots, and press photography creating a dynamic use for clients.

Credits include:
PBLCTY.COM/ ROTIMI/ MDC/ UNITED NATIONS/ THORNTON STUDIOS/ GRAHAM VISUALS/ RIZR/ WEINTHEMIX.NET/ SOURCE360

Antonio Graham

Photographer | Creative Content Curator

Motion Graphics Designer | Executive Director of Film

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Born in Japan, raised in the suburbs of Philly, 5 years deep in the heart of New York City. Kosuke is a self-taught/Non-formally trained Visual Artist. He has 3 solid years of experience as a graphic designer/ illustrator, specializing in Branding Design & Marketing. His art is heavily inspired by Hip Hop culture, New York street art scene, old school/retro graphic design, contemporary art & Japanese art. Kosuke James also has 1 year of experience in the music industry creating Logos, Album Artwork, Event Flyers, Video Editing, Motion Graphics, etc. for variety of clients. Kosuke is currently working on the branding of the Midnight Dreams Collective.

Kosuke James

Visual Artist | Graphic Designer

Display Design Animator

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Hailing from Astoria Queens, NY, Johnny Petrop AKA Young CocoNut Water, is a multi-faceted recording/ performing artist, songwriter, and event coordinator. In under 10 years of beginning his musical journey, Johnny has paved his path to success through his artistry; performing at notable venues such as BB Kings, Webster Hall, Skullys Music Diner (Ohio), Gold Sounds, Nublu and many more, including being the most recurring featured artist on the 'Midnight Dreams' event series. His 2016 project release “Society Of Free iDeas” defined Johnny’s presence as an artist, led by the hit single “ComeBack Season” which amassed 205k streams on SoundCloud. As the "SOFi" project continued to flourish, Johnny began hosting different event series such as “Spitta Fest” and “5 on it” cypher and chill which were designed to bring the hip-hop community together through friendly competition of bars & beats. Currently, Johnny is slated to release a forthcoming joint EP titled "Tacos and Liquor" April 2018; executive produced by Champ Beatz and featuring co-artist EQ Lyrics. Johnny is also working on his solo project “Young CocoNut Water” which is a introduction to Johnny’s demonstrative alter ego.

 

Johnny Petrop

Recording Artist | Songwriter

Event Coordinator

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EVENT SERIES

A MULTI-GENRE EXPERIENCE. BRINGING MUSIC CREATORS & NIGHTLIFE CULTURE TOGETHER.

The Midnight Dreams event series is a specially curated ongoing monthly show with the intentions of giving like-minded creatives the opportunity to demonstrate their talent in front of a growing audience seeking refreshing new music in an industry dominated by "mainstream popularity".

Midnight Dreams embraces the community of visionaries on the same mission, providing networking grounds to build with one another. Featuring diverse performances from upcoming DJ's, producers, emcee's, singers, musicians, and visual art displays.


FOR DREAMERS. BY DREAMERS.