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KUTX FM interview about Body Rock ATX

Last week I went to the KUTX studios for a short interview to discuss Body Rock ATX to promote the station’s upcoming MapJam event. We’ll be closing out the free day-long music festival on Feb. 15th….details on KUTX. Listen to the interview below & visit the KUTX Austin Music Map project on Soundcloud.

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Body Rock ATX: New Jack Swing edition

Internets! We need you to show up and show out this Friday for the annual New Jack Swing edition of Body Rock ATX! I know Austinites hate cold weather, but this is the only night out of the year where we go hard body on the late 80’s/early 90’s. New Jack Swing & Classic Hip […] Read More

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Let me see yo’ body rock!

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

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Hotter Than July Stevie Wonder Tribute

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

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Riders Against the Storm EP Release July 2nd

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

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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

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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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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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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

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Halloween Prince vs Rick James Jam

Prince and Rick James are understandably two of pop culture’s favorite icons(thanks dave chappelle), and on Friday we’re about to fire up the funk and celebrate their MUSIC. Beyond the skits, jokes, lace, leather and ass-less pants, there is true musical ingenuity that will stand the test of time! From the late 70’s through the […] Read More

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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

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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

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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

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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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Chorizo Chunks 12. Live New Jack Swing Tribute for Heavy D

So here it is Chorizo Chunks 12! This was recorded live at Body Rock in December 2011. We decided to commemorate the recent loss of Heavy D (May 24, 1967 – November 8, 2011) with a New Jack Swing themed night. One of my favorite parts of the live mixes from Body Rock is the […] Read More

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Guest DJ Orión at Body Rock May 4th

We’re back in action for you this month at Body Rock!! We are gonna kick off the summer heat wave this Friday with guest DJ Orión!! Events, posts, and djing have been quite slow for me the last month and a half due to the fact that I broke my wrist during SXSW (It’s a […] Read More

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Special Guest DJ Baby G at Body Rock April 6th

It feels like a long five weeks since we last got down at Body Rock, but no worries it’s going down tonight! The Chief Rocker DJ Baby G will be on deck at Body Rock tonight! DJ Baby G & Mel are my two biggest influences that astounded me with their mixing, crowd control, and […] Read More