Tag: cajmere

5 Classic Sets: Green Velvet/Cajmere

Green Velvet’s story is intrinsically linked with that of house music itself. His labels Cajual and Relief were some of the most prominent and prolific in all of Chicago in the early 90s. After the first house wave with acts like Frankie Knuckles and Ron Hardy, then a second wave of tougher acid sounds that eventually spawned rave, his place was to strip things back to a mean and kicking sound that could be thought to be a precursor to modern evolutions like juke and footwork. His DJ sets, meanwhile, draw on the whole history of house music from the ... Read more

Doorly & Friends Hit Ministry Of Sound With Cajmere

2015 is shaping up to be one of Ministry Of Sound’s biggest years in recent memory, and their calendar of events get better with every new annoucement. This week news of Doorly & Friends hitting the legendary club was released to the public, with the first party bringing in Chicago stalwart Cajmere, alongside Raf from the 2 Bears and DJ Zinc. Doorly, resident at Pacha in Ibiza, as well as host of his own ridiculous parties at the infamous Ibiza Rocks events on the island, will be curating his parties at the south-east London club from the 7th February onwards. ... Read more