Work ft. Gene Farris [Cajual Records, Visionquest]


"Oh my god!! You guys are killing it with turning this party into a fever! The vibes were unreal for Worthy. Thank you so much:) Up next we have one of the most played producers in the game and one of the strongest industry leaders to ever come out of Chicago. Mr. GENE FARRIS!!!! On direct support is Sean Majors. Really? NUFF SAID. Sean is a very special person to us and the entire WORK! family and we are THRILLED to have him on board, LOVE YA SEAN! 

THIS JUST IN. now the official bday party for the mega-fab Roxanne Brown! We LOVEEEE this little lady and supported our little party forever. SUPER stoked to be doing your birthday girl!!! 

So just found out that we will also be celebrating our Sorusty fam Raymond Yamanaka's bday as well !!!!! LORD.

The Sorusty Collective will be in full effect and we are proud to announce that they will be a perminent fixture in the WORK! team. Welcome aboard guys. You complete us ;) ♥ >.<

The WORK! DJ's will be bread to this HOUSE Sandwich. 

But you guys, seriously, from the bottom of our hearts, thank you so much for your support and energy. 

Line-up

GENE FARRIS
Sean Majors
Xan lucero
Patrick Hernandez
aJaX

Gene Farris
Selected discography Gene Farris
http://www.discogs.com/artist/1286-gene-farris

https://soundcloud.com/genefarris

A global ambassador of Chicago’s classic house music sound, Gene Farris has spiritedly contributed to the evolving house and techno culture of this century. He began playing Acid House, Disco and the classic Chicago style of his peers at a young age, developing a unique sound that lead him to performances at Chicago’s legendary underground warehouse parties of the 90s, and a residency at the Power House. These formative experiences solidified his artistry, launching him into a four year residency in Amsterdam and an eight year residency at Chicago’s infamous Boom Boom Room.

In 1994 Gene hit the studio with a driving need for innovation and audio exploration. A self-taught engineer and producer, his work with Cajual, Relief Records, Defected Records, Soma Recordings and his own breakout label Farris Wheel Recordings, propelled his influence into ever expanding realms. He has played venues all over the world and massive festival crowds at Coachella, Outside Lands, Firefly, BPM 2015, and is performing at Movement and WMC events this year.

Strongly engaged with his city, he performed Chicago’s Wavefront Festival in 2012 and '2013, hosts “Gene Farris & Friends” monthly at Primary, and frequents the booth at Spy Bar. Working closely with fellow Chicago house legend Cajmere, AKA Green Velvet, has resulted in over 15 collaborative singles! ‘O’Darlin’ from their 2014 Jungle Love EP on Cajual hit number one on TraxSource, with Gene producing 3 additional number one hits that year. He went on to sweep the overall 2014 charts: ‘Move Your Body’, “Rules of Engagement” and “Cosmos” took #1, #3 and #5 respectively in top 100 Techno Tracks of the year; ‘The Way To Go’ topped the Jackin chart at #1 for 2014; ‘O’ Darlin’ took ‘#2 in Soulful House, and to top it off, the #3 Album of the year went to ‘Cosmos’ (Relief Records).

2015 is all about turning up the momentum. With Gene’s first dirtybird release currently bumping in the clubs, and tracks dropping on Visonquest, Defected, Cajual and Relief this spring, his insatiable drive, talent and love of his craft clearly keep him on the cutting edge, and sharing his wealth of house music with the world."