If 2003 was the year that indie kids started dancing, DJ Nature might make 2006 the year that DFW hipsters finally get the memo. At the Party, his Wednesday night residency at Rubber Gloves, Nature highlights the latest tracks from genres that have recently dominated club scenes in New York, London and Rio but have thus far failed to find a steady audience in the metroplex. Jamaican one-drop reggae, baile funk, grime, dance-rock and experimental pieces all make appearances in Nature's Party sets, which are versatile enough to keep Pitchfork readers guessing and fresh enough to keep discerning clubgoers on the floor. Equally intriguing is the fact that Nature himself played a role in popularizing much of this music several years ago as a star in the San Juan, Puerto Rico reggaeton scene, where his popularity earned him an... More >>>