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New York, United States
whole life: bought music
'87 - thought about dj'n
'88-'89 - bedroom dj'n practice, emphasis on blending
'89 - 1st gig in front of people at my college Emory University, Atlanta
'91-'93 summer internship at philadelphia fm station WDAS, never made radio, did dj community uplift events on the station's outreach "boombox" (a mobile dj booth in the shape of a portable radio)
'92 - 1st gig in front of people in new york city at Columbia University
'92-'93 - hung out with stretch armstrong & bobbito at wkcr because was in graduate school at Columbia University (got my lessons done)
'94 - met dj spinna & j-smooth and was on wbai 99.5 radio show the 'underground railroad'
'95 - 1st resident gig @ bar six, west village, nyc
'96-'99 - ludlow bar, tramps, 2i's, izzy bar, opaline, 1st gigs with hbo...
'00 - present - apt, red rooster, hollywood, international, soho houses
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