Kaskade, Illinois’ sensational house music artist is bringing his signature sounds to the Aragon Ballroom!
Kaskade (birth name Ryan Gary Raddon) was born in Chicago in 1972 and is a DJ, record producer, and remixer. He began his musical journey by working on his DJ skills in his university dorm room and in 1995, he made his professional debut at a monthly party at a basement venue called Club Manhattan. His musical style falls under the genres progressive house, electro house, deep house, and he went on to have a stellar career with 9 studio albums, 3 compilation albums, 54 singles, and 7 DJ mix albums. 5 of his albums have landed in the top 10 slot of Billboard’s Dance/Electronic Albums chart (2 of them hit #1) and he’s collaborated with many renowned artists such as deadmau5, Seamus Haji, Haley, Martina Sorbara, EDX, Sunsun, Tiësto, Mindy Gledhill, Rebecca and Fiona, Skylar Grey, Skrillex, Neon Trees, Swanky Tunes, Lights, Project 46, deCarl, The Brocks, John Dahlbäck, Sansa, Tess Comrie, Ilsey, KOLAJ, CID, Felix Cartal, and Ofelia K. He’s received many accolades including 5 Grammy Award nominations (for Best Dance/Electronica Album, Best Dance Recording, and 2 for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical) and he was voted #1 on America’s Best DJ (an annual poll and summer tour presented by DJ Times and Pioneer DJ) in 2011 and 2013.
Don’t miss your chance to see this artist add a unique touch to house music!