Tag: The Get Down

DHA Mix #325 By SIS

With many shades of experience, SIS is the exact opposite of the cardboard cut-out, squeaky clean radio DJ. Driven by raw musicality and flickers of his colourful past, global ancestry, and intense personality, SIS quickly honed a unique house music style. A style that has been heard on the likes of Cecille, Sei es Drum, Cocoon, Bouq, Crosstown Rebels, Get Physical, and his own Cocolino imprint. An underground hero, SIS has graced the decks of Amnesia, Fabric, Robert Johnson, and more. Currently, his latest release, the collaborative EP “The Get Down” with Benjamin Frnkln on Mobilee Records. With state of ... Read more

Interview: DJ Jazzy Jeff

DJ Jazzy Jeff is one of the world’s premiere DJs, a rare DJ with an extensive back catalogue of chart hits, as well as underground classics. Whether as a solo artist or collaborating with the likes of Jill Scott, The Roots, KRS One, and (of course) Will Smith, DJ Jazzy Jeff’s skills behind the turntable and in the studio are second to none. As a scene staple, he has judged the Red Bull Thre3style DJ competition multiple times, and he has strived to encourage the next generation of progressive music makers through his Playlist Retreat and A Touch of Jazz ... Read more

Meet Numark’s Portable Scratch Turntable

The PT01 Scratch will be Numark’s latest addition to its turntable line, specifically designed for turntablists on the go. Harness your inner Grandmaster Flash (I’ve been binging Netflix’ The Get Down for a few days now), with this portable deck, complete with internal crossfader and built in speaker system. Aside from those features, the PT01 Scratch also holds the ability to maintain stylus/record contact even when turned upside down or sideways, allowing for street side, on the knee style scratching. The PT01 Scratch runs on 6xD Batteries, allows uploading for audio via USB, and features a “Scratch Switch,” which substitutes ... Read more