DJ Series: DJ Nate Manic brings his mix out of Smart Bar

May 13, 2011

Produced by Eight Forty-Eight

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Nate Seider is a resident DJ at Smart Bar, where he performs under the name DJ Nate Manic.
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In addition to performing, Nate also acts as the Talent Buyer and Music Director for Smart Bar.
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Nate speaking to host Alison Cuddy.

Nate Seider goes by Nate Manic when he’s at the turntables. In addition to his own mixes, he’s also the person that selects the DJs who spin at one of Chicago’s long-standing dance clubs: Smart Bar. He’s also the Talent Buyer and Music Director for the club. He performed in studio for Eight Forty-Eight's DJ Series: A Spinning Season.

On Saturday, May 14, he'll host a birthday bash at Smart Bar that will feature special guest DJs Lady Foursquare, Mazi and Derrick Carter.