Chrissy is a genre-bending DJ/producer with releases on Super Rhythm Trax, Chiwax, Classic, Freerange, Razor N Tape, Nervous, and Hypercolour. He specializes in Chicago house, disco, and rave-influenced sounds, but his 20-year career has ranged from jungle to footwork to freestyle, with gigs at clubs like Panorama Bar, Smartbar (where he held a residency from 2015-2018), and his current residency at San Francisco’s oldest and most storied queer venue, The Stud.

Chrissy is also a well-regarded voice on dance music history—he ran the popular “My Year of Mixtapes” and “My Year of Edits” blogs, posting original genre-focused DJ mixes and disco edits every week for a year. He wrote the liner notes for Hardcore Traxx: Dance Mania Records 1986-1997, and has written about dance music history for RBMA, XLR8R, and Electronic Beats. He also runs two house music record labels: The Nite Owl Diner and Cool Ranch.


“Chrissy is one of my fave people in music. He’s not only extremely talented and a walking talking dance encyclopedia, he is also someone whose stance I really respect…he actively tries to debunk the gatekeeper mentality that dance music is sadly still haunted by, all with a really constructive approach and positive attitude, truly opening doors for newer blood.” — Violet

“Chrissy is one of the best DJs to ever walk the earth and I am just going to keep saying it until everyone agrees with me.” — The Black Madonna

“One of the most versatile and knowledgeable DJ/producers on the planet” — Jerome Hill

“The living embodiment of a ‘DJ’s DJ’” — Mixmag

“A virtual walking encyclopedia of the last 30 years of dance music” – XLR8R

“An underground master” —FACT Magazine

<updated August 2019>

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