- 5 years ago
Playing tracks by
Aretha Franklin, Mos Def, Janet Jackson Feat. Q-Tip, Raphael Saadiq Feat. D'Angelo, All Natural and more.
I love playing vinyl but the hiphop DJ style is more fitting working with the Serato and since I nowadays spin part on Serato I recently started digitalize my hiphop vinyls. The idea was to end up with a classic hiphop mixtape. With too less of time in front of my turntables lately I only had time to play around with my digital hiphop crates mostly on live gigs.
When I spun at the physical Junkyard.se store on their 10th birthday a couple of months ago I decided to try and record a totally freestyle mix with a bunch of my favorite & the most classics hiphop tracks. Still in that classic "scratch-hiphop-DJ-style" with some originals breaks with doubles, scratches, biting & all that schh...
My selection here was most def inspired by skateboarding in general but also the talanted & my old teammates of the Junkyard Skateteam since they started a skate session in the in-store half pipe halfway thru the recording this of this mix. There u have it.