DEM BOW DOWN
A true moombahton success story, L.A.’s Dillon Francis parlayed a couple big tunes—jittery, squelchy, Dutch-house-meets-reggaeton tracks “Masta Blasta” and “Que Que”—into EDM semi-stardom. Two years after releasing his breakthrough EP, Westside!, the DJ has moved in the direction of big-hook festival house and hard-hitting dubstep, often smashing them together, as on recent tracks like “Messages” and “I.D.G.A.F.O.S.” Tonight, he plays an MTV showcase, one that might boost his career even more.
Mon., July 15, 8 p.m., 2013
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