NYC based DJ, producer, curator, taste maker and Noc Boots label founder. A permanent fixture in the NYC boutique hotel lounge and loft scene with an impressive array of residencies under his belt ranging from his current slot as artist in residence of the W Hotel in Times Square, a 4 year stint at the swanky Smyth Hotel in TriBeCa, Midtown’s posh Opia Lounge at Renaissance 57 and a Summer 2015 fill at Battery Park waterfront French hot spot Le District. Meanwhile, Cloak’s selections continue to resonate throughout the most palatial of NYC’s venues including Webster Hall, The Edison Ballroom, Cielo, Le Poisson Rouge, Drom, Brassiere, Barney’s, Russian Tea Room, Bembe, Almond, Vermillion, Ink 48, Penthouse 808 and handpicked DJ performances by Putomayo founder Jacob Edgar as direct support for the Sierra Leone All Stars in 2012 and Soul Jazz Orchestra in 2013.
Cloak’s production resume reads as impressive and equally eclectic. His latest rework “Hankuri”, an Afro Disco floor stomper, is currently sitting atop the Juno Download charts as part of the UK’s infamous Midnight Riot Compilation with his own label series Noc Boots latest offering, Volume 4, trailing not far behind. Further original, remixed and rework releases available on Claude Challe Selects Series (Buddha Bar), Midnight Riot!, Bastard Jazz, Slightly Transformed, Spring Strut, NDYD, Cabana Sound and Phlamencore
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