Frankie Knuckles is a New York native, but he truly made his name in Chicago as a resident DJ at clubs like Warehouse and the Power Plant, playing the scuffed and soulful tunes which later served as a template for house music worldwide and earned Knuckles the sobriquet "Godfather of House Music." Now pushing 60, Knuckles shows no signs of slowing down: His remix of Hercules & Love Affair's "Blind" displays a poised efficiency with anthems. The old-guard house heads should be out full force for this intimate gig.
Fri., Feb. 8, 11:59 p.m., 2013
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