DJ Dossier

Rebel Disco's Jake Goldsmith and Aaron Francisco on How They Spin Disco and Other Music That's About "Just Flat Out Sex"

When patrons of Downtown Phoenix hotspot Bar Smith's weekly Wednesday night joint Push Push find that they can't stop shaking their asses uncontrollably, there's a few people to blame for the phenomenon. Namely, the members of local DJ collective Rebel Disco.

According to co-founder Jake Goldsmith and Aaron Hempsey, the mission of the six-member cabal of talented selectors is to "championing feel-good dance music in true American style" of the disco, house, acid, and techno variety.

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Benjamin Leatherman is a staff writer at Phoenix New Times. He covers local nightlife, music, culture, geekery, and fringe pursuits.