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Wednesday, Jan 25 2012

It's been 20 years since "Little" Louie Vega and Kenny "Dope" Gonzalez first got together and started producing as Masters at Work. In that stretch of time, the New York-based duo has had an immeasurably large effect on both New York nightlife and the global house music scene. Honed over a vast discography, the Masters at Work sound has a soulful depth and playfulness defined by a willingness to explore and incorporate variety of styles: house, hip-hop, disco, jazz, African, Latin, and more. The result is a multicultural music that's as much a melting pot as the city that birthed it. Now celebrating its 20th anniversary, the duo is set to play together as the culminating moment in Red Bull Music Academy's New York City to the S.F. Bay: Dance event.

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