2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: LargeUp presents Austin Island

DJ Gravy

Thursday, March 17
12:10AM - 12:30AM

92 Rainey St


Anyone can mix records nowadays and call themselves a DJ but a true DJ uses their craft to create unique environments, bring diverse people together and connect the dots through music. That’s always been the M.O. for DJ Gravy, whether he’s juggling for hardcore dancehall crowds in his home base of Brooklyn, playing for jet setters in the Middle East or providing the vibes for weekenders in the Hamptons. It’s a mindset that he’s brought to Rice and Peas, the now-legendary downtown dancehall party he founded six years ago in NYC, and LargeUp, the innovative lifestyle website through which he’s highlighting the Caribbean’s place as the world’s cultural epicenter.

A lifelong New Yorker, Gravy lived in four of NYC’s five boroughs growing up, an experience that exposed him to the full range of culture the city had to offer. As a kid on Manhattan’s Upper West Side in the ‘80s, he learned how to breakdance by watching the famed ...

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