Body Rock ATX

Body Rock ATX is DJ Chorizo Funk and Riders Against the Storm. Together we host Body Rock ATX, a dance party dedicated to lifting spirits since 2010.

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Body Rock June 7th (1999 edition)

This Friday Body Rock will be back in full swing for First Fridays at the Sahara Lounge. The last month has been a blast with DJ Mel a couple weeks ago and our Native Tongue Theory party last week, and we have no intention on stopping! June 7th is First Friday & Prince’s Bday…..So we […] Read More


Native Tongue Theory

This Friday we pay tribute to one of my favorite musical families, the Native Tongues. A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, and the Jungle Brothers were the prominent groups in the Hip Hop collective that pushed the envelope during Hip Hop’s Golden Age. Fb Event || Do512 Event. I could wax poetic at length […] Read More

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Body Rock w/guest DJ Mel May 3

Party People you don’t wanna miss this party train! DJ Mel at Body Rock this Friday!! DJ Mel: Local favorite, presidential favorite, and personal favorite is highly regarded as one of Texas’s finest DJ’s. It’s gonna be one for the books so get involved: FB event.

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Body Rock 2013

A new year is upon us, and Body Rock’s ready! We’ll be kicking off a new chapter by bringing our party to the East Side, and the the Sahara Lounge on January 4, 2013 is the place to be. The new spot needs a proper christening (party), and to do it properly we’ll also have […] Read More

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Body Rock Dec 7th with guest DJ Chicken George

This Friday we ’bout to get down! Last December’s New Jack Swing party, in honor of the unexpected passing of Heavy D, was one of our most memorable nights. I hadn’t seen some of yall Wop that hard in a loooong time! So this December we’re revisiting the 90’s and we’ll  have one of Body […] Read More


Body Rock Oct 5th

Body Rock is back on Friday and it’s a guaranteed sure-shot! I’m excited to celebrate my B-day with all my Body Rock Family and with guest DJ Selectah Q-45! He’ll be serving a special dancehall/reggae/Caribbean set, and I’ll also be on the controls playin’ whatever the hell I want…cuz it’s my B-day! **We got some […] Read More


Body Rock ATX September 7th

1st Friday in September Body Rock will be back at Loft 718. First of all I would like to thank all the beautiful party people that showed out at our 2nd annual MJ B’Day Bash this past weekend! We can’t wait to continue with that energy next Friday as we make you dance your ass […] Read More

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Body Rock’s 2nd Annual MJ B’Day Bash

We’ve been having a great run at Body Rock this year, and we’re excited for our second annual MJ B’Day Bash on August 25th at Hotel Vegas. Last year’s party was one of my favorites and this year’s bash promises to be bigger and better! We have a couple of RSVP’s for reduced cover from […] Read More


Body Rock August 3rd 2012

Austin, Body Rock is this Friday. What else can I say? If you like to dance, feel good, and smile…..come rock with us! FB. Here is a nugget from the past: 

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Stop Requesting, Start Dancing with DJ Mel July 6th

This coming Friday, Body Rock is back at Loft 718 and we have a true Austin legend as our special guest: DJ Mel! This one promises to be bonkers, so if you are new to Body Rock you can leave your request at the door. The Concept for July’s party (Stop Requesting. Start Dancing.) was […] Read More


Special Guest Kid Slyce at Body Rock June 1st

Summer is fast approaching, and things are looking great at Body Rock!! We’ll be kicking off our Summer parties this Friday with guest DJ, Kid Slyce (Table Manners Crew/Keep it Local).  We’re looking forward to seeing the best dancers in Austin on the dancefloor this Friday, so we have a guest list promotion. Like this […] Read More

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Body Rock 2 Years Strong

It feels like we have something to celebrate every month at Body Rock, and this month’s special occasion is our 2 year anniversary! So many great memories: smiling faces, body rock vets, sweaty hugs, fancy footwork, soul train lines, tribute parties, guest dj’s, Kross Kolors dance crew, Teddy Pendergrass’ You can’t hide accompanied with live […] Read More


All Rise an MLK Tribute

One of the great things about the MLK holiday is that it coincides with the beginning of the New Year, which means that most of us are beaming with positivity, resolutions for improvement, and a refreshed outlook. I don’t think there is a more fitting American holiday, which embodies this spirit than Martin Luther King […] Read More


Body Rock Jan 6th w/Guest DJ Expo

Much love to all that got down with us at the Body Rock year end close-out with a proper new jack swing tribute to the diddly diddly dee (Heavy D. RIP.) We’ll be kicking off another year at Body Rock with the livest party people in Austin. We’ll have special guest DJ Expo (Escapism/Root Down) […] Read More

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Body Rock at Lambert’s w/Henry + the Invisibles

Here it is yall, one last chance to catch body rock before the year is over! First I want to thank everyone that was shaking their stankin’ asses at the Heavy D tribute last week! We will be having our 2 Year anniversary in February and ever since we have moved to first fridays at […] Read More

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Body Rock Nov. 4th w/Guest Rudy Rexx on live percussion

Famalam, Body Rock is back this coming Friday at Loft 718 (718 Congress) for our First Friday residency, and it’s guaranteed to be a sure-shot! I’m really excited to have Rudy Rexx on live percussion this month. Rudy has played percussion with numerous bands in the Austin area including Grammy Award winners, Grupo Fantasma. In […] Read More

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BDay Party at Body Rock w/Guest Martin Perna

I’ve been laying in the cut lately due to allergies from HELL! Shoddy hearing for two weeks straight is not the biz! BUT there is light….BDay Jam! This Friday (Oct. 7th), I’ll be celebrating another lap around the Sun at my favorite party in Texas (No Bias at all). This month we’ll keep it in […] Read More

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Body Rock Sept 2nd w/guest DJ Chicken George

Yoooo We are back on the grind at Body Rock, and September is gonna be top notch! We have the king of the Jazztronica sound, the one and only DJ Chicken George! Always a pleasure to rock the wheels alongside one of Texas’ best DJ’s. So get off the wall and get involved! FB Link […] Read More


Body Rock MJ Tribute Aug 5th

Party People! Big Shout to all of the Body Rock Supporters! The July party was off the charts! Big Shout to Nick Nack for rockin with us! Michael Jackson tribute party August 5th!!! I’ll be putting together a tribute set for the king. If you like good times, you shouldn’t miss out! No Frowny Faces […] Read More

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Body Rock July 1st w/Guest DJ Nick Nack

Yooooo We’re back at it Friday July 1st at Loft 718 with guest DJ Nick Nack (crowd control records). Nick Nack has been a fixture on the Austin dj/turntablism/hiphop/production scene since before I moved to Austin, so it’s an honor to have him play at Body Rock! Here’s a 2005 clip from the PBS series […] Read More

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Body Rock in San Antonio June 25

The Body Rock Crew will be making the trip down to San Antonio for a night of party rocking like no other! The masta ace, JJ Lopez, and the Tuckers crew have put together a jam-packed summer line-up of DJ’s on Saturday nights at Tuckers in San Antonio. I’ve had the pleasure of playing at […] Read More