Kenny Dixon Jr., a/k/a Moodymann, throws roller disco parties in his hometown of Detroit and has been known to hand out T-shirts at gigs that say "Your Girlfriend Prefers 12 Inches." It would be a mistake to think Moodymann is a gimmick, though: For over two decades house fans have considered Dixon an unparalleled raconteur and inimitable selector of deep funk and soul. It will be intriguing to see how his humor plays when he spins in Bushwick alongside a famously stone-faced icon of Detroit techno's 2nd wave, Carl Craig.
Fri., Nov. 1, 10 p.m., 2013
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