Level Up! at The Union tonight features Chicago-based trap producers Trillwave and Ohio University alumi DJ duo Get Weird from Columbus. Local support comes from Bass Marvels (DJ B-Funk X Black Rabbit), who are performing for the first time under the Bass Marvels name, as well as Overwaves, Entel and Mr. Manager. This event is 18+ and cover is only $3.
Chicago’s Trillwave consists of Michael Cutrone (Twerkle) and Brooks Jones (TrapLee Jones), who have making music together since April 20th of 2012 (coincidence?). They are resident DJs at Chicago’s Sound-Bar and curators of the Trap Godz mixtape series.
Bass Marvels is a new collaboration between Brandon Thompson (DJ B-Funk) and Chad Vasquez (Black Rabbit). B-Funk has been a professional DJ for over a decade, and Black Rabbit is a former member of the Marching 110 Drumline and has been an producing electronic music and DJing for the past three years. B-Funk and Black Rabbit both love hip-hop, bass infused electronic music and video games.
Columbus based electro duo Get Weird are also making their Athens debut tonight.