Gene Farris is the sinister minister of electronic musicïs changing sounds. Farrisi extensive discography of over fifty productions and global DJ track record is definitely a testament to the true sound of Chicago House. For Farris, music is his undoubted passion that inspires his works of the very best deep, bumpinm, funky, soulful House tracks in the industry. With sultry beatn blends in the DJ booth, Farris has been known to entrance and twirl crowds into frenzies making him a party favorite around the world.
International gigs have taken him to some of the most respected clubs in Chicago, Miami, NY, Boston, Milwaukee, Paris, Barcelona, Lille, Dortmund, Lljublina, Berlin, Frankfort, Luxembourg, Maastricht, Krakow, Katowice, Eindhoven, Belgrade, and Oslo. When he is not rocking the best Belgian clubs, Massimo can be found hiding and producing in Vernon Baras studio. Their partnership started in 2000 and they have since worked on productions and remixes for OM Records, Icon, Robsoul, Lowdown, Doubledown, OAE, Flygaric Tracks, Srpars, Tom Bone, Uniform, DIY, Phono Graffiti, Flat & Round, and Blockhead. Today their productions earn praise from dancers, music journalists and top International deejays like Laurent Garnier, Jef K, Raoul (Swirl People), Mazi, David Duriez, Jason Hodges, Djulz, Phil Weeks, dj Sneak, Kenny Hawkes and Derrick Carter.
Neil set his sights to playing Newcastles most respected night. Like most breaks go Neil was asked to fill in on warm up duties upstairs in the loft and play stereo - shindigs then warm up bar. Also in Newcastle , after working at HMV, Neil opened Air Records, Newcastle s independent dance record shop. After 2 years in business, Neil and staff continue to serve the citys record buyers and a big list of visiting big name djs - Playing a blend of techy house , minimal and house all with a distinctive Chicago Jackin sound. His sound touches on the electronic house style of labels such as Freerange, Simple, Urban Torque, Brique Rouge. 2020 Vision, Dessous, Ovum, Gourmet & Poker Flat. Neil has played with and opened for the likes of Danny Rampling,Switch, Jesse Rose, Dj Heather , Derrick Carter, Tony Humphries, Justin Long, Audiofly, Jimpster, Fc Kahuna, Inland Knights, Phil Weeks, Chris Duckenfield , Ian Pooley , Hippe and Luke Solomon to name a few. Summer 2006 saw Neil flying over to Chicago to guest alongside Justin Long at his .dot bleep party at one of the citys best venues - Smartbar. 2006 saw Neil playing in Manchester, Leeds and Belgium whilst doing production for Kolour Recordings, Baker Street, Greenhouse, 3am and OM.