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Konocopia celebrates the life of Boston DJ

Kayana Szymczak for The Boston Globe

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The Boylston Street nightclub Machine hosted the second annual Konocopia dance party on Saturday night in honor of Kris Kono, a beloved Boston DJ who died at 46 of complications from cancer in 2011. The night raised money for a scholarship that will go to a woman who attends the Berklee College of Music. Revelers included DJ Mocha, a.k.a Mel Andrade (above), who spun tunes and danced in a Konocopia T-shirt.

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