Julio Bashmore's "The Battle for Middle You" reconciled the growling Bristol bass aspirations with the straightforward scuzzy house of Dirtybird Records, inspiring sing-alongs and offering a sampled command to "get down" that further incited dancefloor action. Bashmore has been laying relatively low since his runaway success in 2011 but with a healthy DJ schedule, and local promoters TurrboTax bring him in for his first NYC show since "The Battle for Middle You" blew up.
Thu., Dec. 13, 11 p.m., 2012
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