Tags: Chicago

Snatch! Records | RhythmTravels.com

Label Focus: Snatch! Records

Snatch! Records just celebrated their 100th release with the Riva Starr & the legendary Green Velvet. To celebrate this we just had to feature them in our Label Focus. Since 2010 Snatch! Records has released music by a diverse array of talented artists, boasting releases from the likes of; Carl Cox, Groove Armada, Matthias Tanzmann, Skream, […]






James Curd Fuzzycufflinxxx | RhythmTravels.com

Off The Record: James Curd & Fuzzy Cufflinxxx – Ballon Talk EP

Artist: James Curd & Fuzzy Cufflinxxx EP: Ballon Talk Release: August 4, 2017 Label: Sense Traxx     James Curd has been honing his craft in the electronic scene for almost decade, under the of names of Greenkeepers with Nick Maurer and Favored Nations with singer Morgan Phalen, landing gigs across the globe from Melbourne’s […]






Frankie Knuckles Documentary | RhythmTravels.com

Frankie Knuckles and The Roots of House Music [Documentary]

Universally considered the “Godfather of House Music,” Frankie Knuckles will be used as a lens to create a more thorough exploration of an important black genre of music. The documentary will show the house music pioneer from the time of New York City’s Paradise Garage and Chicago’s legendary Warehouse, which is widely recognised as the […]






Nightclubs in Chicago | RhythmTravels.com

Nightclubs in Chicago

Chicago is one of the biggest cities in the US located in the midwest known for its bold architecture and skyscrapers. Chicago is also the birthplace of House music. What a impact that has been to the music culture of today. Therefore we have listed some of the best nightclubs for underground electronic and urban […]






Weezy, Teklife | RhythmTravels.com

Weezy from Japan Talks Footwork

Ryoya Okamoto, known as Weezy, is a 25-year old Japanese footwork dancer, producer and DJ from Yokohama. He is currently on tour in Europe for the first time. In the past few weeks he has taught dance classes in Barcelona, London and Berlin while also displaying his top-notch DJ skills. Before his footwork class and […]






From Jack to Juke Documentary | RhythmTravels.com

From Jack to Juke 25 Years of Ghetto House (documentary)

This is one of my favorite Music Documentaries by Sonali Aggarwal looking at the electronic side of Chicago music from the last two and a half decades. Chicago is the Mecca of house music where it all began to what we call House and EDM today. Back in the early 80s a music genre that […]






"I'm tryna tell ya" documentary | RhythmTravels.com

“I’m tryna tell ya” (documentary)

In spring 2012 an entourage from Don’tWatchThat.tv went to Chicago to document the Footwork Scene. A scene ingrained in the lineage of the City itself, filled with effervescent dancers, storytellers and beat makers. It was single handedly the most unique and in-depth tour we had ever experienced. They slept on floors, sofas and in dodgy […]






Footwurk the Legacy | RhythmTravels.com

Footwurk The Legacy

  Akeem Pennicooke tells a story of dance culture and gang culture on Footwurk: The Legacy. Footwork is a style of music and dance that originated in Chicago in the 1990s. For the decade that followed, it was rarely talked about outside of its hometown, bar the odd forum thread where keen fans tracked uploads […]






Primary Nightclub, Chicago | RhythmTravels.com

Nightclub of the week: Primary (Chicago)

Primary is 21+ boutique nightclub open Tuesday through Sunday and features Chicago’s top DJ’s in addition to premier talent from around the nation and globe. Our club has a 241 person capacity and has hosted shows for Nicholas Jarr, Seth Troxler, No Regular Play, Orchard Lounge, WildKats, Andhim, Crystal Castles, Paul Johnson, Onur Ozer, Guti, […]






Mi Casa Holiday in Costa Rica

We are happy to announce that we have partnered with Mi Casa Holiday that hosts a full season of events, featuring international DJ talent, in some of the coolest cities in the world. Each holiday destination is unique and offers a masterfully curated blend of energizing DJ entertainment and rejuvenating daytime ventures and activities. Follow […]