Perkulator at Empire | Portland, ME | February 10th, 2017


  • Date:Friday, February 10, 2017
  • Venue:Empire
  • Address:575 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101
  • Age:18+
  • Artists:Perkulator, Esseks, Deltanine, Smigonaut
  • Promoters:Taproot Productions
  • Time:07:00 PM – 01:00 AM


Esseks (Sam Eckstein) is a Brooklyn based producer and artist who creates emotionally driven electronic music and visual art. His music is influenced by a variety of styles from J Dilla inspired hip-hop beats, melodic bass, house and even blues and swing. The diverse elements of his music are tied together with Esseks’ subtle but instantly recognizable sonic landscape. Since the release of his first solo effort Hair and Nails in April 2012, Esseks has shared the stage with range of artists including Ott & The All-Seeing I, An-Ten-Nae, EXMAG, D.V.S*, Govinda, Branx, Skytree, Phutureprimitive and Space Jesus. He’s also had the pleasure of performing at Alex Grey’s Chapel of Sacred Mirrors and at The Hudson Project with Griz.


DELTAnine has been captivating audiences with their unique sound since 2011. Their ability to cross genre barriers sets them apart from producers a like and proves that they’re not scared to go places where others have not. With their Igneous Rock EP, they blasted into the music scene full force, delivering diverse sounds and bass lines to conquer the masses. What will DELTAnine deliver next? The future has yet to unfold.

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