One of the few DJs to cross over into the pop world since Moby, Gregg Gillis also holds the distinction of bringing classic rock to the mostly-young masses, a feat that most radio stations can’t do. His mash-ups are full of hip-hop and recent pop, too, which might be why he appeals less to the older classic-rock crowd itself. He continues to merrily offer up his music for free–at least until the RIAA comes after him. With Penguin Prison.
Sat., Feb. 5, 7 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on January 26, 2011