Chicago, United States
DJ C subverts genre to move the dance-floor: DJ-C.com
His discography includes more than 50 records on labels like XL Recordings, Ninja Tune, and Soul Jazz. He’s shared production credits with the likes of Diplo, Quincy Jones, M.I.A., and Gregory Isaacs and has performed at parties, and festivals worldwide with artists from Lupe Fiasco to Lee Scratch Perry, Squarepusher to The Orb.
DJ C’s Mashit record label was featured as a “Label of the Month” by legandary BBC Radio 1 host, John Peel, and has released more than 20 records by artists like Chrissy Murderbot, Bong-Ra, and MC Zulu.
Along with DJ /rupture, he Co-founded the Toneburst Collective, an event production group that staged a series of adventurous multi-media extravaganzas in alternative venues around the turn of the century.
DJ C pioneered the distinctive “Boston-bounce” sound before moving to Chicago where he continues to make stripped down, bass-heavy beats.