DJ Crazy Toones Full Interview w/ DJ Revolution

The Cut drops the full version of DJ Revolutions interview with DJ Crazy Toones, Ice Cube’s longtime tour DJ. Crazy Toones breaks down the relations among Dub C, Ice Cube, WC, Sir Jinx, Dr. Dre, DJ Aladdin, and Coolio as the formation of CIA Crew, NWA, ,The Maad Circle and more.

Diamond Spins 45’s of The Meters “Hand Clapping Song”

Diamond D of the legendary D.I.T.C. crew fires off a quick promo for his upcoming 45 only DJ tour. The video features the producer spinning doubles of The Meters “Hand Clapping Song.” Legendary Producer and DJ, Diamond D recently embarked on a worldwide DJ tour. Thrilling crowds with his sets, playing only 45’s.

DJ Jazzy Jeff Talks Philadelphia DJ’s and Serato

247HH talks with DJ Jazzy Jeff talks about witnessing the beginning of hip-hop, Philadelphia’s focus on the DJ, and the strengths and weaknesses of DJ’s using Serato. I started DJ’ing pretty much before hip-hop. Serato has kinda made a lot of people play the exact same way.

Technics Turntable Is Dead: Panasonic Ending Production

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Many Crate Kings readers have spent a substantial portion of their lives behind a pair of Technics turntables. Whether jumping around looking for samples, putting together a battle routine, or keeping party goers occupied, it’s always been comforting to know that these gems could be relied upon in even the most challenging environments.

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DJ LigOne, Switch, Kireek Win DMC World Championships

(Above: DJ LigOne of France) The world’s most talented battle DJ’s competed against each other this past Sunday and Monday in the DMC World DJ Championships. Congratulations to DJ’s LigOne, Switch, and Kireek for the winning the World DJ Finals, Battle for World Supremacy, and World Team Battle, respectively. 2010 DMC World DJ Finals LigOne … Read more

The Golden Years AKA Shiftee’s Excellent DMC Adventure

This one’s for the DJ’s.  2009 DMC World Champion DJ Shiftee and director John Carluccio take fans of turntablism along during his time-traveling journey through some of the most memorable moments of DMC history. Pay attention. Highlighted performances by Cash Money, DJ Swamp, Roc Raida, Rocksteady DJ’s, and a young A-Trak are among some of … Read more

2010 DMC World DJ Championships (London)

Sunday October 17th Battle For World Supremacy World Team Battle Event features DJ Shiftee, a beatbox battle, and a performance by Yahrah Bravo. Monday October 18th DJ Championship World Final Event features Grand Wizzard Theordore (inventor of the scratch), DJ Shiftee, DJ Woody, and Eklips. October 18th & 19th DMC World DJ Championships KOKO London … Read more

DMC World Final Trailer f/ DJ Jeppa, Deceptakut, Switch

DJ’s Jeppa, Deceptakut, Switch plan to represent the UK at the 2010 DMC Championships. It all takes place on October 17th and 18th as DJ’s from around the globe will compete in the DJ Championship World Final, Battle For Wold Supremacy, and World Team Battle. Also, the events will feature special showcases by 2009 DMC … Read more