Brian Hartman

Brian resides in Nevada City, CA where he is one of the leaders in the underground West Coast music scene both as a DJ & event producer. Brian’s refined & versatile sound ranges from sweet dub cumbia to midtempo, organic world beats filled with Latin rhythms, African chants, & Caribbean vibes, to the heartbeat of deep, dubby, ethno house, to finely selected hip hop, dancehall, reggae & soul. He, along with longtime friend Isis Indriya, coproduce HeartBass, a monthly event in Nevada City that has earned a reputation as one of the most high-vibed dance events on the west coast. Brian was an award-winning 8th grade World Studies & Language Arts teacher at the distinguished Nevada City School of the Arts for a number of years before recently retiring to focus on music full time.