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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 12 | Analog vs. Digital

Half set serato crates, half set a crate of vinyl + newly picked up music over the past months. A few edits, remixes, and dance floor steppers, new tracks from Zo! to boogie classics and GQ-ish disco funk from The Rhythm Makers.  A little eventful on the stream side of things with both basketball and…

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000: Ep. 12 | Open Format Night

No themes for this episode. Just straight forward open format. A little West Coast G-Funk, Illa J, Tom Misch, Ryan Leslie and De La Soul. A little medley of 80’s R&B and New Jack Swing, to classic Funk w/ some roller Jams. Ending with some newer vids from Foreign Exchange, Hoodrich Disco, and Omar.  Thank…

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000: Ep. 11 | 90’s R&B Queens

Did a tribute to some of my favorite R&B Queen’s of the 90’s. There’s nothing like R&B from that era. The grooves, the fashion, the lyrics and fresh videos. What an amazing era and some of the best to ever do it were women. This set featured some groups from SWV, TLC, Brownstone, En Vogue,…

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 11 | WHM All Female Artist Tribute

Had too much fun during the previous episode that I was still in the mood to branch out with a similar theme. Sounds from Marva Whitney and Lyn Collins, to the soulful Pointer Sisters and the late Sharon Jones. Had to include some of my fave female MC’s, Bahamadia, Georgia Anne Muldrow and Lauryn Hill…

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 10 | Party Joints | Soul, Funk, Disco, Uptempo R&B

Decided to play some classic block party tracks this night. Timeless sounds from The Whatnauts, Nu Shooz, Slave, Shalamar, The Jones Girls and Prince to some disco burners by Salsoul, Chaka Khan, Black Ivory, and McFadden & Whitehead. Felt right to end it with some of my favorite dance-y R&B by Faith Evans, Kelis, H.E.R….

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000 : Ep. 10 | Dancers in Music Videos pt. 3

In our final part to the series, we finish with the usual classic Hip-Hop, New Jack Swing, Golden Era and early 2000’s Boom Bap, sprinkled with a little K-Pop, and Phife Dawg tribute with today being 5 years since his passing (Rest In Peace, Phife Dawg!). Double Cookie redemption here in this stream and also…

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 9 | The 4-Hour Open Format Schnyder Kut

This night randomly ended up being a 4-hour set lol. I went everywhere for this one. Starting out with some Original Breaks and Golden Era Hip-Hop, sandwiched some New Jack Swing, then ended with some Modern Funk and Neo-Soul/R&B. There were some duel callouts with super close matches, Basketball MVPs and we actually beat Shao…

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000 : Ep. 9 | Dancers in Music Videos pt. 2

In part 2 of this series, I revisited a few throwbacks with choreography heavy videos from B2K, Mary J. Blige, Mariah Carey and Missy Elliot. I always liked the routines they did in their videos. Especially in Mariah and Missy’s probably due to the fact that Elite Force and Housing Authority were the choreographers. Although…

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Merasil Academy Scholarship Fundraiser Day 1 | All Vinyl Set

Did a quick vinyl set during my lunch break for the Merasil Academy Scholarship Fundraiser. Thank you Jo-ill and DJ Bitesize for having me on the Day 1 lineup. Much love to y’all for providing this kind of program for the youth and their families!  Some Friday vibes here starting off with some New Jack…

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 8 | Raid Among Friends Vol. 1

Short set for this segment to support our guy, JBenitez’s first DJ stream. Went all over the place here. House, Funk, Disco, Juke, and Trap hi-hat sounding vibes. Shoutout to all the DJs were were a part of the Raid Among Friends line-up here. Really dope sets all around. Thanks to everyone who tuned in,…

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Janet Jackson Tribute – (MV Set | MVMST5k: Ep. 8)

An all Janet Jackson music video tribute from ep. 8 of Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000. No mic during this segment, and featured the videos at a bigger view. Enjoy! You can also view the full episode with intro/outro here.

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000: Ep. 8 | Int’l Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day! Special feature for tonight’s stream with my favorite female R&B artists. From Floetry to Lauryn Hill, to En Vogue, TLC, and Jade. Always gotta play that Jay Dee & Lady C, “Womankind”. No music video for it, but it’s such a fire track. Also decided to headline a music video tribute…

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Crate Samplers: 03.05.21 | Cookie Scratchin’ w/The Happy Hour Fridays Crew

Did another guest slot for the Happy Hour Fridays Crew. Mostly feel good 90’s/2000’s R&B here. Thanks to DJs Rhybeats, Crowd Control, and Detect for having me last week. Thanks to everyone who tuned in, joined for a drink, redeemed some channel rewards, etc. I had a great time, had a few technical difficulties, awkward…

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 7 | Origin of the Cookie Reward

After a busy weekend, I felt like playing some slower tempo vibes. Soulful Hip-Hop, Neo Soul, R&B, and a few tracks I wasn’t able to fit in for the Rare Disease Day Fundraiser set. Also finally set up some random Channel Point Rewards for my channel and it turned out pretty interesting lol. When DJ…

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Rare Disease Day Bay Area Fundraiser | 30 min Raid Bullet Train

Decided to use The Chat Room Get Down as the overlay for my set during the Rare Disease Day Bay Area Fundraiser over the weekend. The 30 minute raid bullet train set felt short but I’m glad we were able to get good donations during this window! Thanks to everyone who supported the event and…

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000: Ep. 7 | Dancers in Music Videos Feature

Having dancers in a music video can make all the difference. Even for songs that are just “okay”.. if it has a great video, for some reason we tend to like the song a little bit more. This set featured a few Mariah Carey, Herb Alpert, and Michael Jackson videos with freestyle dancers from Elite…

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 6 | Uptempo Mellow Vibes

House-y mellow vibes for this one. More on the jazzy, deep side. Some new tracks by Dan Kye along with some older favorites by Nuyorican Soul, Reel People. Had to include some broken-beat goodies from the queen, Lady Alma, as well as Mark de Clive-Lowe and Kaidi Tatham.  Had to start a little later in…

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R&B, Hip-Hop, Open Format – (MV Set | MVMST5k: Ep. 6)

This is just the section where I’m not using the mic, tailored for background music video visuals. Warming up with some Daft Punk during the request window. A little tribute to Prince Markie Dee (RIP) to start with a dash of some 90’s Hip-Hop and New Jack Swing. Can never go wrong with R&B ranging…

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000: Ep. 6 | Open Format

Open Format for this week’s episode. Warming up with some Daft Punk during the request window. A little tribute to Prince Markie Dee (RIP) to start with a dash of some 90’s Hip-Hop and New Jack Swing. Can never go wrong with R&B ranging from Janet Jackson to Brian McKnight. Funky beats by  Korean artists,…

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Ghost Kicks: Samurai’s Face Melts on Mountain

Random pop-up stream with an overlay idea I’ve had on hold for awhile. Hip-Hop Instrumentals, Beats, some Modern Funk and Neo-Soul mainly for background music with visuals. Something I’d imagine would happen to a Samurai hallucinating from some poisonous darts lol. Just sitting on a mountain seeing random sh*t. Shoutout to my dude, Shyguy for…

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