Justin Kleinfeld

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  • 9 years ago | Concerts

    When dance music first took off in the Seventies and Eighties, club DJs ignored genre boundaries and played whatever they wanted. The results were unpredictable and exciting blends that left ecstatic clubbers guessing what the DJ had in store next...

  • 9 years ago | Concerts

    Underdog New York hardcore got a little out of hand in the Seventies, when its practitioners began hitting the gym after band practice. Soon hundreds, if not thousands, of semi-metal acts began bombarding us with "chugga-chugga" breakdowns and dee...

  • 9 years ago | Concerts

    Although he first landed on the scene in 1989 with his classic Frankie Knuckles collaboration "Tears," another decade would pass before Satoshi Tomiie implanted himself in the national dance-floor consciousness. His critically acclaimed 2000 debut...

  • 9 years ago | Concerts

    Felix da Housecat (a.k.a. Felix Stallings, Jr.) is one of dance music's most artistically respected and commercially successful figures. His eclectic DJ sets — composed of equal parts house, funk, and New Wave — are immediately accessibl...