Chrissy (Smart Bar Chicago / The Nite Owl Diner)
Support from Jay Pelmet (Robot)
MyHouse, 202 Queens Road East, QRE Plaza
Friday 11th Dec, 11pm-late
$150 on Ticketflap / $200 on the door
First drink on the house
Chrissy is a genre-bending DJ/producer with productions on esteemed labels like Classic, Razor N Tape, File Under Disco, Tugboat Edits, and Hypercolour. He co-runs The Nite Owl Diner label with Alex Burkat, and is a resident DJ at the legendary Chicago nightclub Smart Bar.
“The hardest-working motherfucker in Chicago” — Stool Pigeon
Chrissy is also a well-regarded voice on dance music history—he ran the popular “My Year of Mixtapes” and “My Year of Edits” blogs, where he posted an original genre-focused DJ mixes and disco re-edits every week for a year. He also conducted interviews and wrote liner notes for the recent “Hardcore Traxx: Dance Mania Records 1986-1997″ compilation for Strut Records.
“A virtual walking encyclopedia of the last 30 years of dance music” — XLR8R
In his previous incarnation as Chrissy Murderbot, he helped introduce the world to footwork music through his DJ gigs and releases on Planet Mu. He organized the first international tour of footwork dancers, and still runs the successful juke/footwork label Loose Squares.
“He provides a unique perspective as one of the earliest people to connect the dots, laying the groundwork for the explosion of interest in juke and footwork by the UK bass community and beyond.” — Resident Advisor
MyHouse is a wine, music and dining venue. The brand is focused on serving natural produce. Dishes are made with organic produce, free-range meats and sustainable seafood. The venue also sells natural and biodynamic wines from around the world. Guests can enjoy quality “natural coffee” and “natural music” supports the concept. Bi-monthly art exhibitions will be a creative discussion point for guests. For more information visit www.MyHousehk.com and join the conversation on Facebook and Instagram #MyHouseHK #MyHouseYourRules.
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