- 3 years ago
Playing tracks by
Mark Funk, Alex Kenji, Federico Scavo, Inland Knights, Gianni Ruocco, Ben Klock and more.
This upload was 88th in the #jazz chart.
This was the first DJ set I posted online, recorded at Zeba in Columbia Heights for Mischief's Cross-Pollination party on July 12, 2014.
I'd just started DJing only a few months before, after having MC'd around the world for two decades while working since 2003 as a civil rights lawyer, independent columnist and grassroots organizer in Washington, DC. I originally started spinning to throw myself beats to rhyme over, but then discovered in this new medium a passion that's left me more inspired than I have been in years!
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