Over the weekend I had the pleasure of attending a free DJ workshop in Hollywood featuring demonstrations and talks from some real local legends. Arabian Prince gave instruction, and Cut Chemist closed out the afternoon event with a jaw-dropping performance. Read more here, via West Coast Sound.
Class is in session. (Jeanette Paredes)
Posted in LA Weekly, live reviews
Tagged Arabian Prince, Cut Chemist, Delicious Vinyl, Freak City, Jurassic 5, KDAY, live music, Los Angeles, old school rap, Ozomatli
The All Star Workshop will be a forum for DJs, musicians and engineers to come together and share new techniques and ideas. Participants will be encouraged to showcase techniques, secrets, tweaks and collaborate whenever possible.
Read more at West Coast Sound. I’ll be covering the Saturday event as well.
Posted in event previews, LA Weekly, news
Tagged Arabian Prince, Cut Chemist, Delicious Vinyl, Freak City, Jurassic 5, KDAY, Los Angeles, music news, old school rap, Ozomatli
Quick bloggy bits from around the L.A. underground (and up):
(via West Coast Sound, via LA Weekly)
*If you like it, then you better put a tweet on it.
Posted in LA Weekly, news
Tagged Fool's Gold, Frank Fairfield, FunkyJahPunkys, Ice T, Imaad Wasif, Jogger, Jurassic 5, Krondon, Los Angeles, Madlib, Marc7, music news, Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Phaseone, Portable Payback, Soup, Strong Arm Steady