From the hazy but bright lights of the 70’s disco-era, Cerrone rose to international fame with Kongas, a group well-recieved for their appreciation of Afro-Funk rhythms. His rise as a solo artist has led him to be one of the most influential disco producers in not only Europe, but also most of the world. Known for his extravagant videos, which still get tens of thousands of views today even though
Having worked together as part of electronic pop group Avan Lava, singer TC Milan and producer/multi-instrumentalist Le Chev decided to explore a more disco-influenced side to their music with their duo, Crush Club. We got to catch up with them to find out more about their influences, tour with SOFI TUKKER and what is in store next. Tell us a little bit about how Crush Club came together.
Aeron Premo is not just Blisspop’s Managing Editor with a super cool name. She’s also one of DC’s up-and-coming DJ’s known by the name Rose Corps, and this weekend she will be making her Blisspop Disco Fest debut as one of the local DJ’s supporting Chromeo, DāM Funk, RAC and Robotaki. Big things are in store for Rose Corps so take a minute to get to know her better in
Julian Gray was kind enough to answer some questions before his show at U Street Music Hall tonight. Julian keeps himself busier than most – I talked to him about music creation, Graydient and some of his favorite artists. Check out the interview, and go see him tonight at U Street Music Hall. What kind of space do you need to be creative? A laptop and headphones? In
There are few D.C. acts more iconic than the Blackbyrds. Formed in 1973, the Blackbyrds had a string of all time dance club classics including “Do It, Fluid,” “Walking In Rhythm,” “Flyin’ High,” “Happy Music” and “Rock Creek Park.” Ahead of their performance at Blisspop Disco Fest this weekend, we talked with Blackbyrds band leader Keith Killgo. So I wanted to start with that fact that you are a DMV