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Green Velvet & Claude Vonstroke Announce First U.S. Tour

Chicago house legend Green Velvet aka Cajmere and San Francisco by way of Detroit-based producer and DJ Claude Vonstroke are going on their first official tour after making a variety of past appearances together. The tour will serve as a launching pad for their new Get Real productions that will celebrate classic house and techno. Tickets can be purchased here.


Get Real Tour Dates:

Dec 26 – Exchange, Los Angeles
Dec 27 – Beta, Denver
Dec 30 – Russell Industrial Center, Detroit
Dec 31 – Reaction NYE, Chicago
Jan 2 – TBA, Brooklyn





Green Velvet & Carl Craig-Unity Album Stream

Legendary Chicago house producer Cajmere channels his Green Velvet persona and adds his usual bottom-bouncing beats to Carl Craig’s operatic space vision together creating their Unity album. Craig’s esteemed roots as Detroit’s most important second wave techno producer play well with Green Velvet’s humid dancefloor mandate. Unity is available for purchase via Beatport.

Green Velvet & DJ Gant-Check U Out

Green Velvet and DJ Gant pump up the BPMs for their dance track “Check U Out.”

Cajmere & Gene Farris-The Music Box From Chicago EP

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 Interview For 5 Magazine

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!

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