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Texas born and raised, Chorizo Funk, is one of the premiere sound selectors in the Lone Star state.
His deep passion for music and technical skill behind the turntables guarantee a soulful experience for music lovers and dancers. He’s able to seamlessly mix and connect the dots amongst a wide range of genres such as Afro- Latin, Afrobeat, Funk, Soul, Reggaeton, Hip Hop, House, Vogue and more.
As a three time Best of Austin winner, Chorizo Funk is co-founder and musical architect behind the turntables for Body Rock ATX, an Austin nightlife institution for the last 10 years, that's known for using music, dance, and ceremony to foster community across a variety of communities, backgrounds and identities.
In addition to Body Rock ATX, Chorizo Funk is also co-founder of the 2018 Austin Chronicle best creative nightlife winner Fuego ATX. Fuego ATX, is a QTPOC centered dance-party-meets-market, created to shine spotlight on the Austin's brown and black queer artists, musicmakers, and community members.
His range and diversity extends to the Austin Boogie Crew, a record label and funk collective that throws a monthly all vinyl 80's funk & modern funk party created to celebrate vi