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November 17

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Weekly Picks

November 17

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

November 17

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

VIDEO: Discover Classic Samples On Ice Cube’s ‘The Predator’

VinRican from Power 106 showcases classic samples used on Ice Cube’s ‘The Predator’.

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ICE CUBE

November 16

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

VIDEO: A-Trak Flips “Rockstar” by Post Malone ft. 21 Savage

Watch A-Trak break down his process for he used to create this flip of “Rockstar” by Post Malone ft. 21 Savage.

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A-TRAK

POST MALONE

November 16

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

November 15

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

VIDEO: P!nk Carpool Karaoke with James Corden

James enlists some commuting help from P!nk, driving around Los Angeles singing her classics, and the two end upside down to prove once and for all you can sing better inverted.

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PINK

November 15

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Interviews

INTERVIEW: Weezer

Watch this Weezer interview as they rate Karate Kid, Joel Osteen, Hotmail, Thanksgiving, raves. bandanas, and more in this episode of Over/Under.

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WEEZER

November 15

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

November 13

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Mixes, Podcast

MIX: DMS MINI MIX WEEK #295 DJ HECKTIK

Based in Carpinteria, Ca. Dj Hecktik is a Professional full time working mobile DJ specializing in private events & radio mixshows. He currently mixes & can be heard Monday-Friday at 7am on “Q95.9” FM w/the Rico & Mambo morning show, Ventura Counties Hip-Hop & RnB hit station.

In 1993 at the tender age of 13, Josh Stanford, better known as DJ Hecktik, began to experiment with DeeJaying at Church. His youth group leader, Kris Watanabe, was a turntablist style DJ. Attending youth group classes in exchange for DJ & scratch lessons it helped change Hecktik’s life for the better and so did the music. Once he started he never stopped.

Performing at weddings, music festivals, private parties, events, nightclubs up and down the central coast “Hecktik” has been featured in DJ Times Magazine, and Scratch Magazine, as well as being highly sought after as a radio mix show producer.

Hecktik isn’t your average deejay. The Carpinteria native may perform on stage at some of the hottest Beer Festivals across California, performing for sold-out audiences, his presence can be felt everywhere – from the crowd at his events to the airwaves & beyond using platforms such as Radio & SoundCloud.

His Radio experience is hard to match. He has also performed on the following radio stations: KVYB 103.3 “The Vibe”, KPAT “95.7 the Beat”, KISS 107.7FM, and 91.9 KCSB.

DJ Hecktik has established himself as one of California’s Central Coast’s most skilled and popular turntablist as well as club DJ.

Hecktik’s combined experience as a radio show producer and large venue performer has helped solidify his reputation as a high energy and professional talent. From the studio to the stage, Hecktik has performed and recorded with hip hop legends like KRS-1, Too Short, Migos, T-Pain, DJ Mustard, GZA from Wu Tang Clan, Tha Alkaholiks & more. From corporate events and chic wedding receptions, DJ Hecktik works to create a custom music atmosphere keeping guests and clients moving.

For more information about DJ HECKTIK click the links below:

WEBSITE

Check out the tracklist after the jump with links to download all of the edit’s he used in this mix. Be sure to check back every Monday for a brand new mix. (more…)

November 13

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

VIDEO: Aminé Breaks Down How The “Spice Girl” Video Was Made

Portland rapper Aminé dropped his self-directed music video for “Spice Girl” on October 10, and it has already earned over 10 million YouTube views. The song appears on his debut album ‘Good For You’ and is produced by Frank Dukes. Aminé’s video features multiple versions of himself alongside comically oversized props and even some celebrity cameos, and he recently linked up with Genius to break down how it all came together.

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Aminé – Spice Girl