When Hayden James released "Permission to Love" in 2013, the music world tilted its ear towards Australia, captivated by the emotive and sophisticated sounds emanating from a fresh new artist. Fast forward to today, and James has not only sustained but magnified that initial spark into a blazing career, characterized by hits like "Something About You" and a co-writing credit on Katy Perry’s "Déjà Vu."
Hayden's music isn’t just heard; it’s felt. His tracks, often inspired by personal experiences, such as his relationship with his wife, whom he met in a club during one of his first shows, invite listeners into his world, offering a glimpse into the man behind the melody. His recent album, "LIFTED," is a testament to his evolution as an artist, showcasing a vibrant, dance-oriented energy while maintaining the emotive, story-telling essence that fans have come to adore.
This December, New York City is in for a rare treat as Hayden James brings his musical narratives to Musica, a venue that stands as a testament to the city’s rich and varied musical history. Nestled in Hell’s Kitchen and boasting three unique floors, including the intimate Whisper Room and a sprawling main floor, Musica is a place where the city’s heartbeat synchronizes with the pulsating rhythms of the music it hosts.
A god at editing and reworking tracks, as well as a mastermind in social media content, Never Dull will be joining the party as our special guest. Since his debut in 2017, he has released over 100 tracks, ranging from original productions to vibrant disco edits and remixes, effortlessly spanning the realms of classic house and nu-disco. His biggest hits, boasting between two to five million streams each, showcase his unique ability to transform music into something extraordinary for our ears.
His recent breakthrough in 2022, with hits that soared on the Billboard US Dance Charts and dominated the Dance/Mix Show Airplay Charts, has firmly established him as a formidable force in the music scene. As he joins us alongside Hayden James, expect an unforgettable night filled with high energy and unreal music that only Never Dull can deliver.
Supporting Hayden will be New York's very own, Marco AV! Consistently performing all over the city, Marco plays frequently at Heaven Can Wait, The Sultan Room, SOHO House, The Water Tower and most notably, Elsewhere supporting DJ Holographic and at Williamsburg Hotel! Playing alongside Hayden displays his growth as he continues to produce his own originals and carve his own lane.
Musica, with its state-of-the-art sound systems and visually arresting LED screens, provides an immersive experience that perfectly complements Hayden’s emotive and electrifying sets. It’s a venue that has welcomed legends and nurtures newcomers, always prioritizing the pure, unadulterated power of music.
Musica - Manhattan's premier club
Hayden James’ performance at Musica isn’t merely a show; it’s a convergence of stories, emotions, and people, all brought together by the universal language of music. It’s an opportunity to step into the world Hayden crafts with his tracks, to feel the highs and lows, the joys and sorrows, and to understand the man behind the beats a little better.
Join us for a night where stories are told not through words, but through the universal language of music, where every beat, melody, and drop tells a tale of love, life, and the unending journey of an artist who has truly found his sound.