RUDAN is the DJ duo made up by Okee Ru & Dan Mela. They won Dimensions Festival’s Vinyl Mix competition 2016, and performed on the Beach Stage. Both keen vinyl collectors, they share a passion for House, Soul, Jazz & Funk music.
Passionate of Soul, Jazz, Funk with African and Brazilian influences their DJ sets are a real burst of energy and good vibes. Denis and Dan are the backbone of AdultsOnly + 25, a Disco Funk & Soul Party based in south of Italy: In very little time, has became one of the most noteworthy parties in Italy – so much so, that it is now attracting DJs from all over the world. Among others, the party has so far hosted Sadar Bahar, Daniele Baldelli, Red Greg, Luca Trevisi aka LTJ Experience, The Grasso Brothers, DCDJ Soulmind.
Dan has also had productions/remixes on Compost, Ethereal Sound, Batti Batti, What Ever Not (head) and other labels, and has numerous appearances on radio shows.
Dennis “Okee Ru” has produced some good house music records (WILSON, ENTERBT), including an upcoming one on Chez Damier’s Balance Music.