Green Velvet and DJ Gant pump up the BPMs for their dance track “Check U Out.”
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Cajmere and Gene Farris enlisted old footage of the Soul Train dancers for this video to add visuals to their new song “The Music Box” from the Chicago EP. The Music Box was the place where the legendary Ron Hardy held court in the ’80’s playing wild house tracks till his audience had a transcendental experience. You can buy the track and the EP at Beatport only.
Cajmere AKA Green Velvet sat down with 5 Magazine to discuss his career beginnings and inspirations for the publication’s five year anniversary. For the uninitiated Curtis Jones is the man behind such house staples as “Percolator,” “You Got Me Up,” “Brighter Days,” “Tee Dum,” “La La Land” and a host of other hypnotic tracks that have kept people dancing till early in the morning for the past 20 years. Know your dance music history!