Topics :: DJs

Frankie Knuckles, RIP

By Cornelius Washington | Sunday Apr 13, 2014
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

By Jonathan Landrum | Thursday Sep 26, 2013
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

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Sep 18, 2013
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.

Celebrate 1 Year With Boston’s Boyfriends

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Sep 16, 2013
On Friday, Sept. 20, DJ Brent Covington, one of Boston’s hottest alternative DJs, will celebrate the one-year anniversary of his funktastic night Boyfriends, which has been nominated for Best Gay Night in the Boston Phoenix Best of 2013 poll.

Pride Puts DJs in Spotlight

By Steve Weinstein | Tuesday Aug 13, 2013
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

By Jake Resnicow | Wednesday Mar 27, 2013
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

By Jamie Nicholes | Monday Feb 25, 2013
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

By Steve Weinstein | Friday Jan 4, 2013
Chances are, if you’ve set foot on a dance floor in the past two decades, you’ve been enjoying his music.

DJ Brent Covington and YACHT Play ICA’s ’DJs on the Harbor’

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Aug 22, 2012
DJ Brent Covington of Fur and Gold and members of indie dance group YACHT, spun an eclectic mix of tracks for the Institute of Contemporary Art’s second installment of "DJs on the Harbor."

DJ Brent Covington and YACHT to DJ at ICA

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Aug 15, 2012
DJ Brent Covington of Fur and Gold talks to EDGE about Boston’s unique DJs on the Harbor event this Friday.