Established December 2007, PELIGROSA is a collective of DJs, producers and visual artists reenergizing the sights and sounds of Latin Americas past, present and future. We promulgate the antiquity of our deeply rooted sounds, cherishing it’s beauty, sheading light on it’s uniqueness while making it relevant to today’s audience. We play a wide variety of styles and enjoy music from the continents of South America, Africa and parts of Europe. We are dangerous music!

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This weekend with Chorizo

Peligrosa is back in biz this Friday and we got the patron saint with us! We’ll be on the back patio of Empire (weather permitting), here’s the FB event and a little recap….It’s good to be back! This Saturday I’ll make the trip to Houston to do a set at the Flat. H-Town fam come […] Read More

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This weekend w/Chorizo

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

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August 8th = Peligrosa Day in Austin

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

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Out on the Floor…

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

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Return of the Cumbia Mix

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

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KLRU’s Arts in Context: Peligrosa

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

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This Weekend with Chorizo April 5th-7th

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

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SXSW 2013

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

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Peligrosa 5 Year Anniversary this Friday

This Friday will be my last set before NYE; I’ll be taking part in the celebration of Peligrosa’s 5 year anniversary. Friday will also serve as the official induction of Chingo Bling and myself into Peligrosa! I’m really excited to join Peligrosa and bring some chorizo-fried funk to the crew, with Chingo and myslef, Peligrosa […] Read More