Odds are, you know Hudson Mohawke best for his collaborations: 2012’s TNGHT, his EP with like-minded Canadian producer Lunice, was one of the most successful dance releases of the year, and his contributions to Kanye West’s “Mercy” helped make it the song of the summer. But tonight he alone performs his signature fusion of massive, shiny rave synths, and hard, fast hip-hop drums. Fear not! Before Mohawke began working behind the boards (or, more precisely, behind the laptop) he was a champion DJ who became the youngest-ever UK DMC finalist at age 15. With Kwes.

Thu., Dec. 5, 10 p.m., 2013

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