Segafredo on Lincoln Road, also referred to as L’Originale, has secured an impressive line-up of performers for the Winter Music Conference including local, national and international performers with resident DJ Aladdin at the helm. The deal sweetens with “No Hangover” featured drinks and “Angels” by official sponsor Mercy throughout the week.
Segafredo L’Originale has been a gathering spot for thousands of locals, tourists, music-lovers and unique characters since 2000. Its success is closely related to Luca Voltarel’s, co-owner ad manager, commitment to good music. For over the last 12 years he has ensured that the Segafredo L’Originale offers FREE access to the BEST music during the year’s most anticipated conference. 2012’s excursion through music will feature:
– Saturday March 17 – 8pm-2am: Natural Born Rhythms WMC Warm Up with Resident DJ Aladdin, Mario Romay and DJ Man-X.
– Tuesday March 20 – 1pm-2am: WMC Kick Off Opening Showcase Segafredo Allstars & Friends with Tag Team Sets! This is Segafredo’s official kick-off WMC 2012 party. International DJ’s showcase their skills as well as Segafredo’s own: Ray Vazquez, Tasha Guevara & Kamala Jefferson, Beppe, Hector Lopez, DJ Justice, Gaty Lopez and Spiritual Blessings followed by Segafredo Allstars tagteam DJ sets (Ruben & Josh, Paolo Albertoni & Aladdin, Soul P & Jose, Dave Sol & Johnny Fontana, Erhan Ozkaya & DJ Giullermo Simo).
– Wednesday March 21 – 1pm-8pm: Diversity Music & Ed Dunn of Jellybean Soul Present AfroRoots Influenced House Music. Diversity Music: Ed Dunn, Black Coffee & more TBA.
– Wednesday March 21 – 8pm-2am: Groove Parlor, Chicago’s Own Groove Parlor returns with legendary Chicago deep soulful house music with Mario Romay, Vic Lavender, DJ Man-X and Groove Assassin.
– Thursday March 22 – 2p-2am: United Music Records Presents ” United Journey”. The French & Abroad Invade Segafredo, a fantastic lineup on this event with live performances by Marissa Guzman, Kafele on live Trumphet! Appearances by Jose Marquez, MikeyTown, Bacanito, DJ Rork, Helen Ting, DJ Ala, MR V, Hallex M, Fuki Flex, Keith Evan, Abel Rogers, Jeff Cortez, Julius the Mad Thinker, PhIl Marwood & Kafele, Patrick Alain & Rick B and Marissa Guzman Live.
– Friday March 23 – 1pm-2am: It’s a Soul Thang | Sole Channel music | Musik 4 Tomorrow. The man himself, MR. V showcases Sole Channel & Friends with this superstar line up of global-wide DJ’s including Rocco, Vinny Da Vinci, Hanna Hais, Rated R, Tony Noodles, Fuki Flex & Bacanito, Aladdin, Keith Evan, B.Original, Luis Del Aguila, DJ-J-Me and Guerilla Science.
– Saturday March 24 – 1pm-7am: Lil Ray & REDnes Present: The Sexy Bitch Tour 2012. Another Chicago staple comes back to Segafredo to bring back an incredible handpicked explosive DJ lineup including Bruno, Duce Martinez, Jihad Muhammad, Brian Burnside, Lil Ray and Brian Coxx.
– Saturday March 24 – 7pm to 2am: Breakin It Down 9th Annual. This is Segafredo’s main event of the week highlights DJ Aladdin’s 9-year-long running residency as a permanent fixture at Segafredo. Aladdin invites colleagues from around the world to showcase and celebrate its 9th year at Winter Music Conference. Performers include Harley & Muscle, Dolls Combers, Mario Romay, Jason Wiggle, DJ Aladdin feta Sidea Live, Tommy Bones and Soul Xpress on vocals.
– Sunday March 25 – 1pm-5pm: Day Closing Party showcasing Paolo Albertoni and Lumin
– Sunday March 25 – 5pm to 2am: Do You Wanna Boogie? Segafredo Closing Party with Crazy P, DJ Spinna, Phil Asher, Jeremy Sole, Trus’Me, Lovebirds, Vincenzo, Simbad, Daz-i-Kue, Nathan G, Tony Touch and J-Boogie.
– Monday March 26 – One more Night Party with Surprise Special Guests