Busy weekend ahead with the Peligrosa fam…if you’re in Austin or Chicago, we got you! First up is the monthly installment of Peligrosa at Empire (3rd Fridays). This month we have a special edition w/the homie Chingo Bling AKA Mr. Cancun Shawty coming into town to make an appearance. In addition, Chingo has been nominated for […] Read More
Upcoming Shows from DJ Chorizo Funk. Including Austin Boogie Crew, Body Rock ATX, and Peligrosa.
No seriously……Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell will proclaim August 8th in Austin as Peligrosa Day at the City Council meeting and we will follow the proclamation with a performance of original music…..meet me at City Council at 5:30 PM, it’s goin’ down. FB
This Friday I’m back in ATX after an amazing weekend in Brooklyn! It’s first Friday in Austin and that means Body Rock! You’ve been working hard all week and it’s time to slip ya’ hip and shake a load off! We’ll kick off August the right way, come through. FB. Here’s pictures from our last get […] Read More
This weekend I’m excited to make the trip to NYC and play a couple of top choice engagements. This will be my first summertime in NYC, and I’m ready to brave the heat, stench, and the city’s underground sauna to experience the unmistakable summer-time soul. You can catch me Thursday & Saturday, full details below. […] Read More
This Thursday at the Spiderhouse Ballroom, I got something different for you. The Ballroom has recently started a new thursday night series with different DJ’s. This Thursday I’m the sound selector and I’ll be bringing New Soul, Boogie, Funk, House, whatever you wanna call it….you’ll get some 4 on the floor house, some synths, melodies, […] Read More
Some great music lined-up this weekend, details below: Thursday July 11, 2013: Clásico with DJ Chorizo Funk + Rudy Rexx on live percussion. Afro-Latin flavors back at Takoba, 1411 East 7th Street, 9pm-12am. Saturday, July 13, 2013: Latin Vs. Soul. I’ll be closing out the night at the Parish (my favorite sound system in Austin). Details […] Read More
This weekend I’ll be hoppin on 290 West….H-Town Bound! Saturday night I’ll be doing a guest set at Bombón, Houston’s ultimate tropical dance party. Get familiar w/Bombón, they’ve been holding down the tropical bass/cumbia/nu-cumbia/underground onda in Houston, so I’m excited to connect w/them and make merry on the dance floor. The crew consists of DJ’s: DJ […] Read More
In July we’re collaborating with the one and only, DJ Chicken George, aka Mr. Jazztronica, for a special edition of Body Rock. Last Summer, I played a guest set at CG’s Stevie Wonder themed night appropriately dubbed, Hotter Than July. Well this year we’re turning up the heat! Chicken George & Body Rock are teaming up […] Read More
I’m excited to celebrate the release of Riders Against the Storm’s, new self-titled EP next Tuesday at Stubbs after the Kings of the Mic Tour show. The Ep was funded by a successful Kickstarter campaign, and we are all excited to hear the new work. Admission includes the EP and a full line-up of musical […] Read More
New mix for your aural pleasures! I released this one to coincide with the return of the monthly Peligrosa Party(every 3rd Friday this Summer), which was a smashing success so says Twitter: Cumbias are heard on most of my mixes on Soundcloud, but I hadn’t done a 100% cumbia mix as of yet, and I […] Read More
….at Volstead Lounge I’ll be dishing out rhythms…. come and catch a groove Austin.
This Thursday marks the premiere of the Arts in Context’s documentary on Peligrosa! Arts in Context is an award-winning documentary series that explores the artists’ process of creation. By spotlighting artists, the series hopes to pique curiosity and inspire people to learn more and facilitate a dialogue between artists and audiences. We’re really excited that […] Read More
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
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
Chicago, I have some dates this weekend in your fine city and I can’t wait to finally meet you! Thursday, May 9th for the Goods with Duke Shin, DJ 8, and mass transit: Friday, May 10th, Sabrosura w/DJ Trew: and Saturday, May 11th, I’m part of a stacked line-up for Cumbiasazo!
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.
Live percussion + live turntables on a heavy Afro-Latin vibe is the Clásico sound, and this Saturday Rudy Rexx & myself will be performing at Austin Vida’s Barrio Bash at the Spiderhouse Ballroom. Barrio Bash is Austin Vida’s monthly party with a full line up of local Latin acts and DJ’s. We’ll be playing the outside […] Read More
Alotta DJing going on this weekend, and it’s all happening in Houston TX! This Friday and Saturday I’m sharing DJ duties with Lean Rock for the Redbull BC One Houston Cypher. Full details on the FB. This Sunday, I’m also excited to play the Bombón stage at the 43rd annual Houston International Festival. I’m looking […] Read More
This weekend I’ll be back in the mix at some proper gatherings with some of my local favorites, out of town guests, and the livest party people in Austin! This Friday, Body Rock is back at the Sahara Lounge! We took March off, to let the huge storm that is SXSW pass, and now we’re […] Read More
Here’s a rundown of the majority of events I’ll be participating in for this year’s SXSW. All great line-ups and they are all FREE! Wednesday March 13, 2013 – Put the Needle on the Record. Surprise special guests are very likely at this one! Beat Junkie Sound!!! Thursday March 14, 2013 – 2 Sevens Clash […] Read More
This Saturday I’ll have the pleasure of taking part in MapJam2013, a daylong festival celebrating Austin music, brought to you by the Austin Music Map, KUTX, and the City of Austin Music Division. Throughout the day at various venues you can catch a variety of local musical acts ranging from bluegrass to hip hop to […] Read More