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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 5 | Roller Skate Jams

Roller Skate Jams ranging from Boogie, Funk, Disco, James Brown staples, and a few previews of some new 45s I just picked up recently.  As always, a big thanks to everyone who took the time to tune in, hung out in the chat, stopped by and said hi, hosted, cheered those bits, etc etc. I…

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Everything R&B – (MV Set | MVMST5k: Ep. 5)

All R&B night from this one, along with some requests from the chat. 90’s to 2000’s and a few current tracks from the past couple of years. Thanks to everyone who tuned in to vibe out. From some past college friends, dance fam, and DJs homies from the Bay, Vancouver and TO, I appreciate y’all! …

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000 – Ep. 5 | Everything R&B

All R&B night from this one, along with some requests from the chat. 90’s to 2000’s and a few current tracks from the past couple of years. Thanks to everyone who tuned in to vibe out. From my past college friends, dance fam, and homies/DJs from the Bay, Vancouver and TO, I appreciate y’all! Posted…

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J‑Dilla Tribute – (CRGD: Ep. 4 | audio recording)

Happy Valentine’s Day! So… I wanted to use last week’s stream to record a J‑Dilla mix just for my own dance sessions at home or listening to after. Stayed off the mic during the mix and just vibed out with everyone in the chat via keyboard style lol. Didn’t have a playlist set for this…

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 4 | J-Dilla Edition

All J-Dilla set of tracks I keep in rotation for my own dance practices. I wanted to record an audio version of this for dancing or listening later so I kept my mic off during the stream until the end. Thanks to everyone who tuned in and vibed out with me in the chat. I…

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 3 | New Jack Swing, 90’s R&B, +Jay Dee

90s R&B, New Jack Swing, sprinkled with more Dilla related vibes. Also added some new chat command features that trigger some dance GIFs on the screen. HUGE thanks to Original Videorat for his tutorial on how to do this to make a stream more interactive like his! Make sure you give him a follow at…

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000: Ep. 4 | Dilla & Family Tribute

Dilla’s birthday this week, so for this stream, I selected a few music videos from his work, Slum Village, collab work, related artists, The Ummah and Soulquarians, etc. Thanks everyone who hung out and even got a Hype Train going. Big thanks to Snorlocks aka Vic Tamoan who helped mod also! 

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 2 | Rainy Day & Funky Sounds

Because of the Bay Area weather this week, I decided to play some rainy day tracks from Eddie Kendricks, Blue & Exile, and Kerri Chandler. As well as other jazzy/funky cypher friendly jams. Good chats with the homies. Finally got my stream encoding settings optimized. No dropped frames and everything seemed to run smooth. Got…

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000: Ep. 3 | Smooth Hip‑Hop

Was feeling in a bit more of a chill type of mood, so tonight’s show kicked off with some Neo Soul featuring Erykah Badu, Omar and Moonchild, as well as some Soulquarian vibes that will never get old to me. Always gotta play some 90’s Boom Bap favorites, so played some De La Soul, Grand…

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Chat Room Get Down: Ep. 1 | All Vinyl 45’s Set

All vinyl 45 set for this one. Open format, different genres, eras from Hip-Hop, Soul, Breaks, Boogie, Modern Funk, 80’s hits, Disco, House, Dancehall, practically went everywhere and longer than intended (oops). Original Videorat and Ceebreee suggested the idea for me to do an all vinyl 45 set as a GTFOH celebration to the 45th…

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000: Ep. 2 | MLK Day

Decided to feature music videos with strong messages behind them as a way to honor Martin Luther King Jr. for his birthday. Some new, some old. some about love and light, some with social commentary with a call to wake-up type of message. Also sprinkled in the usual music video jams for the week. Music…

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Chat Room Get Down: DJ Detect’s Bday Raid Event (Preview)

My set from DJ Detect’s Birthday Raid event. DJ PeJizzle and Crowd Control kicked it off and we all shared our stories about our homie Detect over the years. I consider this dude as one of my main DJ mentors even though he will always deny that lol. Played mostly breaks and some hip-hop here. Thanks…

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Spaces, Places, & Stank Faces: 12.18.20 | Test Flight

Took the spaceship out for a late night test flight. Modern Funk, Instrumental slaps, and a few surprise svmmerdaze features. Really just something to mellow out to before going back into the work week. Thanks to everyone who stopped by and hung out in chat. Since this is the 1st demo pilot for the stream,…

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Crate Samplers: 12.31.20 | Happy Hour Crew NYE 2020 (Vinyl Edition)

My 2nd set from NYE, this time with the Happy Hour Crew. 70s/80’s classics, Hip-Hop, Dancehall and ended with some Stevie Wonder. Fun times with these guys always. Turned out that DJ PDawg was also on double duty with both the Raid Among Friends NYE event and this one too. Small world! Decided to use…

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Crate Samplers: 12.31.20 | Raid Among Friends NYE 2020 (Vinyl Edition)

Here is my set from Raid Among Friends NYE 2020 organized by Original Videorat aka Fred B. I decided to go all vinyl for this set and make it more interactive for folks. Thanks to everyone who stopped by the stream, and Fred for getting us all together! I had so much fun during everyone’s…

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12/31: NYE 2020 Twitch Raid Events

2020 has been rough down to it’s last final days, but I’m glad we have music to help uplift each other even if just for a little bit. Come join two awesome NYE Twitch Raid Events. One hosted by The Session and the other by the Happy Hour Fridays Crew. Doing a DJ set at…

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Crate Samplers: 12.11.20 | Happy Hour Bday Edition

Did a set recently for the Happy Hour Fridays crew (Rhybeats, DJ Detect, DJ Crowd Control). Decided to bring back my Crate Samplers theme with the poll widget for viewers to have a chance to vote where they want my mix to go next. Different genres, artists, groups, etc. Not really a request thing but…

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Music Video Mix Show Theater 5000: Ep. 1 | Pilot

I’ve been using OBS to do some DJ streams on Twitch, and for the most part it’s been great, but it also took me a little bit of time to learn though. Recently I tried Streamlabs to test stream a music video set over the weekend and recorded it locally. It was meant to just…

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80s‑90s Boom Bap Hip‑Hop (MV Set | 10.7.20)

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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