RuPaul's Drag Race Winner's Tour/Absolut "Real Fruit" Tour DJ Mark Picchiotti and America's Next Drag Superstar, Bebe Zahara Benet at the hit show's finale/tour kick-off partyat Therapy, NYC. Download 300DPI PHOTO Photo: Penetration, Inc.
He’s pumped out dance remixes for every diva on the pop charts, now international DJ Mark Picchiotti’s mixing live for the diva of them all, America’s Next Drag Superstar, Bebe Zahara Benet!
While Bebe Zahara Benet is getting adjusted to her new title as American’s Next Drag Superstar, Chicago’s premier DJ, Mark Picchiotti (pronounced “Pick-ee-ah-tee”) is pulling records for his diva-licious gig as the official DJ of RuPaul’s Drag Race Winner’s Tour (also known as The Absolut "Real Fruit" Tour).
RuPaul's Drag Race Winner's Tour/Absolut "Real Fruit" Tour DJ Mark Picchiotti and America's Next Drag Superstar, Bebe Zahara Benet at Roscoe's (Chicago), The Patio (San Francisco, w/Tammie Brown) and together.
The tour has already drawn capacity crowds in New York, Chicago, Miami, San Francisco and Los Angeles. Now, due to popular demand, five more cities have been added to the tour. Throughout the Spring lucky “RuPaul’s Drag Race” fans in Dallas, Austin, Houston, New Orleans and New Jersey (June) will get to see Mark and Bebe live, but those not fortunate enough to live in tour cities can still put some bass in their walk. With a quick sashay over to www.markpicchiotti.com, fans can snatch DJ Mark Picchiotti's Megamix. It’s free, it’s fierce (includes his remixes of songs by Solange, Kylie, Beyonce and Basstoy) and downloads with a single click. Work!
Chicago-based Mark Picchiotti’s been a star DJ, remixer and producer for over 20 years. He’s spun at the world's most respected international clubs (Crobar, Ministry Of Sound, Pacha), remixed all the top girls (Beyonce, Solange, Mariah, Madonna) and boys (Enrique, Pet Shop, The Killers, AC/DC), produced and co-wrote tracks for two Kylie albums (Fever, Light Years), and released a number of hit solo productions.
“Turn It Up” by Mark Picchiotti presents Basstoy featuring Dana Divine, was a #1 dance hit in both the US (Billboard) and UK (Music Week) and was Billboard’s #3 dance track of 2008.
Out now are new mixes of “I Believe” by Mark's vanguard act The Absolute featuring favorite diva Suzanne Palmer.
RuPaul’s Drag Race Winner’s Tour (also known as The Absolut "Real Fruit" Tour).
May 21 | Dallas | (venue to be confirmed)
May 22 | Austin | Oil Can Harry's
May 23 | Houston | Southbeach nightclub
May 24 | New Orleans | OZ
June 5 | New jersey Pride | Club Paradise (to be confirmed)