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Elton John Founds Frankie Knuckles HIV Fund

MUSIC | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 25
In honor of legendary late DJ Frankie Knuckles, "The Godfather of House Music," Sir Elton John has announced that he will establish the Frankie Knuckles Fund, to support HIV information, testing and treatment.

Frankie Knuckles, RIP

MUSIC | By Cornelius Washington | Apr 13
In the world of music, more change came in the past 50 years than in the preceding 150. The man who merged all the popular genres into a timeless art-form was Frankie Knuckles.

Hip-hop Extends Support to Famed DJ Mister Cee

CULTURE | By Jonathan Landrum | Sep 26
When DJ Mister Cee - one of hip-hop’s pioneering DJs - confessed in a tearful interview to having same-sex encounters with transvestite prostitutes, one of most vulnerable moments came when he said: "Am I still going to be looked at the same way?"

Boy George DJs in Boston & Providence on U.S. Tour

MUSIC | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 18
Boy George is touring as a DJ over the next two months in the U.S. and Canada. Boston and Providence are coming up next weekend.

Pride Puts DJs in Spotlight

MUSIC | By Steve Weinstein | Aug 13
We march & we dance: Pride celebrations put the spotlight on gay DJs, from the legends to local favorites.

Ultra Music Festival Delivers The Best of EDM

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Jake Resnicow | Mar 27
Miami’s Ultra Music Festival evolves into the new industry standard for DJs to introduce the latest in sonic-libations and EDM technology all the while sweating under the South Beach sun!

DJ Profile: Oren Nizri

MUSIC | By Jamie Nicholes | Feb 25
After jumping the Atlantic to Miami, he’s been steadily ascending the ranks with his brand of big-room techno and progressive House.

DJ Spotlight: Ralphi Rosario

MUSIC | By Steve Weinstein | Jan 4
Chances are, if you’ve set foot on a dance floor in the past two decades, you’ve been enjoying his music.

DJ Tech Developments Keep Expanding Musical Horizons

PERSONAL TECH | By Shaun Knittel | Apr 23
Over the past decade, technological advances have profoundly changed the dynamics of what it means to be a DJ & are continuing to do so. A look at the newest DJ booth & gadgets.

DJ Profile :: The Perry Twins

MUSIC | By D. Michael Taylor | Mar 3
Doug and Derek Perry are perfectly comfortable finishing each other’s sentences. It’s a twin thing. The way they work in tandem helps mesh their DJ sets into an organic flow, even though there are two at the controls.

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