Masters At Work

Not a bad way to end the year! As Louie Vega heads home for the Christmas holidays, Traxsource leave him “honoured and grateful” by awarding him their Artist of the Year 2021 prize…

I know this blog gives him a bit of stick occasionally, but there's few people in house music whose staying power impresses me more than Louie Vega. People often forget he's been around since the late 1980s - but the reason he's still around is because he keeps making new…

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It’s not the Maskers At Work anymore! Louie Vega said three months ago that “we’re serious about wearing masks and staying safe” – so has his face covering been on holiday for the past month?

Well, that didn’t take long, did it? Back in August, the duo behind Masters At Work - Louie Vega and Kenny “Dope” Gonzalez - had been wearing face masks whilst doing gigs. Infact, it was becoming such a theme tha some cheeky people online nicknamed them “the Maskers At Work”.…

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It’s Maskers At Work! Louie Vega embraces the name given to him and Kenny Dope over recent weeks – now wouldn’t it be nice to see more DJs leading by example?

Ever since clubs started reopening again, questions have been asked about whether clubbers should wear face masks. A question asked less often is whether the DJs themselves should do the same thing. And by and large, the question has mostly been ducked. This is, of course, to be expected. The…

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Will their PR firm actually read the review before plugging it this time? My review of “We Did It For Years”, the Masters At Work follow-up to the underwhelming “Mattel”

A few weeks ago, Masters At Work released their first new single as a duo for a long, long time. The last one I could find was around 2006, so there was plenty of anticipation around it. I reviewed that single called "Mattel" here. As you might have noticed, I…

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