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Music Video DJ Set: 80s – 90s Boom Bap Hip-Hop (East & West Coast)

Since COVID started, I’ve been fiddling around with different streaming platforms to play out music. Everything being online seems more reliant on visuals so I’m currently trying Serato Video, and it’s pretty fun to use. Kind of like mixing and video editing live (but using turntables to control the videos). Doing these sets live on […]
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2/14: FridayLive Valentine’s Edition: LOVE – The R&B Party

FridayLive is back with it’s 2nd season kicking off 2020 with LOVE – The R&B Party. 2019 featured a lot of great themes, guest artist, pop-up menu’s from featured chefs, and various vendors from the community. Looking forward to vibing out again with The Good Time Collective live band. We’ve got your Valentine’s Day dancing […]
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1/25: Smashed Potatoes: Spirited Dance Battle & Party

DJing with Frase for my brother, Shy Guy’s event! Combining pro and amateur dancer teams for 2v2, buzzed entertainment. For battle signups go to the official FB event page. —- Excerpt: –Smashed Potatoes– Where there are battles that happen to have a party afterwards, this will be a party that happens to have battles in […]
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Everything I Need… (is Food) – Jan 2020 Mix (recorded 1/18)

Can’t believe it’s been about two years since I recorded a mix here at home. I’ve been so busy with other projects, I haven’t had the time, but since it’s 2020, I decided to hit that record button. Hints of mid-uptempo R&B, Soul, Boogie, Disco, House and Afrobeat vibes to get your two-step on. Sounds ranging […]
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12/31: Tuxes & Turntables – NYE Party for Dancers Hosted by Prince Ali

Itching to move your feet for NYE? @princealifreez got you covered! NYE party & jam for dancers (and also non-dancers ofcourse). Same party vibe as the Bay’s summer backyard boogie jam, Tacos & Turntables. Open format music for music lovers and party goers. Let’s bring in 2020 in the highest frequency ❤️ Guest cypher judges […]
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11/27: SPIRIT OF GIVING ft ROJAI & THE POCKET, RAE ROSERO, DENNIS INFANTE, J. OCERA, HOSTED BY RUDY ORTIZ

Come out for a special Thanksgiving Eve event at Chaplin’s Union City. “Spirit of Giving” featuring live performances by Rojai & The Pocket, Rae Rosero, hosted by comedian, Rudy Ortiz. I’ll be on the 1’s & 2’s with the homie, J. Ocera providing the tunes. No cover or dress code. Canned food & toy drive, […]
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8/4: DJing the Vancouver Street Dance Festival After-Party @ Charles Bar!

Had a great time DJing the VSDF battles yesterday! Such an amazing vibe. Shoutout to all the dancers! Last day in Vancity but will be DJing the official VSDF after-party w/ Magic Sean, DJ Relik and the 90% 90s Crew tonight! See you at The Charles Bar! 136 W. Cordova Vancouver, BC
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8/3: DJing at the Vancouver Street Dance Festival 2019

I am happy to finally announce that I’ll be DJing at VSDF in Vancouver, BC next week! Will be on the wheels with Magic Sean and DJ Static. Come through! Free outdoor event! Workshops, and also DJing at the after-party! See you there! ============= The 2019 Vancouver Street Dance Festival is back for year 8! […]
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7/5: FridayLive – 90’s House Party Edition @ Chaplin’s

1st Fridays in the East Bay, it’s that time again for FridayLive. See you there! ====== This edition of Friday Live we celebrate the birth of Chaplin’s own Alfred Anderson. For his birthday he wanted to throw a fat 90s house party so we’re giving that to him. The Good Time Charlies are playing tribute […]
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6/15: DooDat DooDat KNT Vinyl+Dance Party

See you Saturday! All vinyl sets are and will always be the most satisfying. Ready to rock with my Knuckle Neck Tribe homies in Oakland this weekend! Let’s go! ======== “As dancers, we’re basically playing good music that we like to get down to and don’t hear too often. Simple as that. ” The Knuckle […]
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5/18: Rhythm&GrooV: Soulful Sessions x BAE Rooted Waacking Sessions Takeover

Looking forward to our collab night Rhythm&Groov: Soulful Sessions x BAE Rooted Waacking Takeover next week! Taking it to the party environment. For dancers, music lovers and non-dancers, 2-steppers, partygoers, heavy on good musical vibes. 2 open showcase slots still available for anyone who wants to do a short performance. Solos, groups, freestyle or planned, […]
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8/16: Las Vegas Locking Camp Funk Night: Pioneers’ Ball @ Artifice

Can’t wait to see all my LVLC family again this year and also DJ with the one and only Fred Realness! ==== PIONEERS’ BALL 2019 – A special night of funk celebration dedicated to some fabulous Soul Train Dancers and hosted by Wättssoul Come join us at Artifice Lounge / Bar LV on Saturday August […]
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CLASS LOCATION UPDATE: 90’s Hip-Hop Class Wednesdays

Heads up! As of May 1st, our 90’s Hip-Hop class will no longer be at MJ’s Lab. It will now be at the City Dance Annex location going forward at 1420 Harrison St. San Francisco, CA. Same day and time slot, every Weds from 8:15pm-9:30pm. Thanks!
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5/3: Friday Live presents Bad Boy Records Tribute

May Edition of Friday Live. Yours truly on the 1’s and 2’s. Good Time Charlie’s live band will be rocking a Bad Boy Records tribute. See you in the East Bay at Chaplin’s! ======= Friday Live is an event that features performance arts, visual arts and culinary arts at a high level. This event is […]
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6/8: Waack, Crackle, Lock Vol 2.

Reppin’ for the local judges for this year’s Waack, Crackle, Lock! ============= Waack, Crackle, Lock! Volume II — 2v2 Waacking/Locking Partner Battle Presented by Alice and Lil B Waack, Crackle, Lock! is an event bridging the waacking and locking communities for an evening of shared battles, cyphers, and performances. We’re super excited to bring back […]
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4/28: Pass the Peace & Dance Urban Showcase

Our GroovMekanex OG and crewmate, Esperonto is throwing his event, Pass the Peace in DC this weekend. The rest of us Bay Area GM will be going out there to perform for the show. Looking forward to a family trip with the crew. If you are out in the DMV area, come out to see […]
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4/6: Str8jacket Presents: Get Jiggy Wit It! A 1V1 Dance Battle

DJing for Str8jacket’s 90’s jam this Saturday, see you there! =========== Blast to the past with Str8jacket! We will be hosting a 1V1 All-Styles 90s-Themed Dance Battle!!! This is Str8jacket’s 2nd annual Winter/Spring Dance Battle. We are dedicated to bringing dance events to the Peninsula for the Bay Area Dance Community. AGE: – 16+ (bring […]
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4/5: Friday Live Ladies Takeover, w/ Chef Mark Torres

The countdown begins! Join us this Friday for our next installment of Friday Live. We’re featuring some the Bay’s leading ladies for a special tribute to women in music. Rock with our house band, The Good Time Charlie’s and DJs Dennis Infante & Gwoeyn Devera. Also joining us for another live culinary experience, Chef Mark […]
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4/2: Str8jacket Presents: 90’s Hip-Hop Workshop w/ Dennis Infante

Pop up workshop on April 2nd for Str8Jacket Company!!! =========== Str8jacket will be hosting a series of workshops from mid-March until early May. Come dance and grow with us this spring! Our workshop series is one of our fundraising initiatives to help Str8jacket travel and perform at Elements, VeRve, Ultimate Brawl, World of Dance Champs, […]
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3/16 – Rhythm&Groov: East Bay Edition x GMx 20th Anniv Fundraiser

Rhythm&Groov is a monthly party for dancers and music lovers the same, hosted by the Bay Area’s own Locking crew, The GroovMekanex. Expect to hear blends ranging from Disco, Funk, & Soul… to Boogie, House, and everything else funky provided by our resident DJ’s from the GroovMekanex family. We started this event last year in […]
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3/1/19: Friday Live @ Chaplin’s Sports Bistro w/ The Good Time Charlie’s, Divine Project, Dennis Infante, ft. Pop-up Chef Mark Torres

Providing some beats on the turntables between the band breaks. Looking forward to rocking with The Good Time Charlie’s, Divine Project. Also to support our boy, The Cook: Mark Torres doing a special pop-up menu at Chaplin’s Sports Bistro in the East Bay, Union City. ============ Live Music: The Good Time Charlie’s w/ special guest […]
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Project X: Tricking Locking Waacking Battle and Show

DJing the Locking/Waacking categories at Project X in April! ::::::::::::: Project X: Tricking | Locking | Waacking Battle and Show Tricking Battles, Locking Battles, and Waacking Battles all under one roof! These styles have some of the most FIRE battles that we don’t see enough of. Project X is an event inspired by the community […]
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GUEST SET ON WEFUNK RADIO – SHOW 963

Few months ago had the honor to rock a 2nd time with the amazing WEFUNK Radio DJ’s Static and ProfessorGroove. Thanks so much! Check out the broadcast recording from that night on WEFUNK radio
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12/31: NYE PARTY – TUXES & TURNTABLES

Prince Ali and OOS putting together a NYE for the dance community. Come ring in the New Year with us! ================== Prince Ali + On One Studios present… Tuxes and Turntables “The premier NYE celebration for dancers.” DJ’s: Dennis Infante Quantum Host/MC: Spirit Realmer Cypher King/Queen Award Best Dressed Award Food by VP Catering Desserts […]
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11/3: Crystalized 1v1 Locking / Hustle / Waacking (Toronto, ON)

Hey hey hey! Shout out to the Crystalized staff for having me be a part of this year’s event. Looking forward to meeting and getting down with the dance community out there. Honored to be a guest judge for the Locking, DJing the after-party, and also sharing at the workshops the next day. See you […]
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9/8: Rhythm & Groov: 2nd Saturdays Disco/Funk Party Hosted by GroovMekanex

Rhythm & Groov is a monthly party for dancers and music lovers the same, hosted by the Bay Area’s own Locking crew, The GroovMekanex. Expect to hear blends ranging from Disco, Funk, & Soul, to Boogie, House, and everything else in-between by our resident DJ’s from the GroovMekanex family. We started this event a few […]
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8/25: KnowRhythm, @ Blue Chip Lounge, DTSJ

*Dedicated To All Lovers Of Music + Dance culture. Brought to you by: Troomoov *TACOS & TURNTABLES 5 | Official After Party Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/162133421094697/?ti=icl *The Soul Providers: • Dennis Infante (MuthaFunkers / GroovMekanex) • Ren (Soul in the Hole / Sweater Funk) • Jefreedom (Troomoov / DanceFusion) • Eratyk (Trademarked) *Hosted by: TROOMOOV x […]
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Fri 8/3: Troosoul @ Bluechip DTSJ

Come out for another fun night of Troosoul. Looking forward to DJing this August Edition with some of my favorite DJs, Cali and Chale Brown! -Dennis ===== *Quality Music + Good Folks + Good Vibes! 👉🏽 #TROOSOUL • Dedicated to Cultivating and Preserving Music + Dance + Creative Culture.. . *Join In! Up next, the […]
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