Dancing in the Street @ Renegade Craft Fair

I’ll be DJing at the Renegade Craft Fair in Chicago¬† on Sunday (7:30 – 10pm) on the Chicago Independent Radio Project (CHIRP) stage, along with others like Whoa-B (6pm) and Micada (noon). I attended the fair last year and it was absolutely wicked! Division St. between Damen & Hermitage in Wicker Park close to traffic and fill up with 250…

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DJ Flack to Rock the Good Life

Our boy DJ Flack has been organizing a set of 2/dub/bass-step slammers for to rock the house at The Good Life in Boston on Wed: In the past year and a half, there’s been a small explosion of club nights in Boston devoted to bass-centric genres first spawned in the clubs of London: bassline, 2-step, and (most famously) dub step”…

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Joystyxx Radio

Micada and I will be back in the house tonight, Monday, Sept. 8 for our bi-weekly Chicagoland radio series; Joystyxx Radio. Every other Monday evening from 8 to 10 pm we’re kickin’ it old-school, new-school, and everything in between-school over the airwaves of Loyola University’s WLUW, 88.7 FM in Chicago and on the web at www.wluw.org. www.joystyxx.com ->

Bassline Therapy in Chi

Mashit, Braziliance, and Chicago World Music Festival Present BOUNCEMENT with: MAGA BO (Soot Records, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) DJ C (Mashit) MC ZULU (Mashit) JOE BRYL (Brazilliance) Sunday, September 21, 9 pm Sonotheque 1444 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago Admission: $10 More from Chicago World Music Fest. -> —— Also Coming Up: THE BUG W. WARRIOR QUEEN GHISLAIN POIRIER W. MC…

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Post-Tour Recap

Some of you may have noticed I’ve been using Twitter to micro-blog during my mini-tour, but in case you missed that, here’s a recap of my tour in the form of a tweet log. with added commentary 09:38 AM July 18 DJ C tour kicks off tonight @ the Enormous Room in Cambridge @ Pan Am w. Baltimoroder (Heartthrob) 11:31…

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DJ C Summer Mini-Tour ’08

BASS FOR YOUR WAIST!!!! Beat producer & party scientist DJ C spreads his fiercely eclectic gospel of bass-heavy, bounced-up dancefloor-blends across the land.

Immediate Heat Wave

The Heat Wave crew in London just sent over this new mix of “Half an hour of jump-up Caribbean rave music.” the UK sounds of garage, bassline, funky and jungle filtered through the tasty carnival vibes of bashment and soca. It’s a companion to their new Immediate Sounds club night which will feature heavy doses of said tunes. Listen: Gabriel…

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Beat Research Lab

I’ll be heading out for a little tour on the East Coast later this week which will eventually wind up at my old haunt, Beat Research at the Enormous Room in Cambridge, MA. Can’t wait to get back on the decks there with fellow riddim methodists DJ Flack and Wayne&Wax! For the past few years DJ Flack has been teaching…

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Zizek Summer Tour: Digital-Cumbia Decends on North America

MP3 Download: Villa Diamante; Chancha Via Circuitovs Lil Mama -> [audio:https://archive.mashit.com/audio/Chancha%20Via%20Circuitovs%20Lil%20Mama.mp3] A few months ago I wandered over to Sonotheque to check out Zizek’s first-ever Chicago performance. The rag-tag crew of Argentina-based sonic alchemists threw down beats the likes of which that sound-system had never before been asked to reproduce. The swaggering shuffle of electronic cumbia with huge bass forced…

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