MUSIC: Kode 9 Tribute to DJ Rashad

by Reginald Duvivier


Easily the best music series on the internet, Boiler Room, recently had Hyperdub overlord and world reknown producer of his own right,Kode 9 pay respect to DJ Rashad. DJ Rashad was a major figure in the Chicago EDM movement and the face of footwork a hyperkinetic music and dance style that orginated out of that city. This was one of many tributes that happened in honor of the producer/DJ that took place in the last week. If you want to read more about why DJ Rashad mattered why why this is a lost, you can check out some of his compatriots talking about what it was like to know him at Noisey here and Spin put up a great final interview they snagged a few months back. Watch below: