Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5 - DJ Pone with Skratchpad @ Hiero Day, Oakland CA


Going to Hiero Day in Oakland on Monday Labor Day? DJ Pone will be there with the crew in the Skratchpad tent in the Family Friendly area (see map).  Check it out! We will have showcases, skratch sessions, turntablism workshops, and more! See you there!


Skratchpad @ Hiero Day
Monday, Sept. 5, 2016
11am-7pm
All Ages
3rd & Chestnut St. Oakland, CA 94612


Thursday, August 25, 2016

Sunday, August 28 - DJ Pone a judge at DMC US Finals DJ Battle, Oakland - Bay Area, CA





This Sunday, August 28, DJ Pone will be at Oakland's New Parish concert hall, as the DMC US Finals DJ Battle returns to the Bay Area.  DJ Pone will join some legendary turntablists in judging the next DMC US Champion to represent the United States at DMC World DJ Championship Finals 2016, the respected international DJ competition.  Details below.


2016 DMC US Finals DJ Battle presented by Rane
Sunday, Aug. 28th, 2016
Showcase: DJ CRAZE - 3x DMC World Champion
Host: TOQUON THA MC
Partyrocker: DJ APOLLO - DMC World Champion
5pm - 9pm
NO Filming
Tickets $20 at the door or Eventbrite
All Ages
New Parish 1743 San Pablo Ave, Oakland, CA 94612

Judges: DJ Craze, DJ Apollo, DJ 8-Ball, DJ Quest, DJ Snayk Eyez, DJ Esquire, Mista B, DJ Cue, Goldenchyld, Pos Red, Billy Jam, DJ Pone & more tba.

Competitors Include:
DMC Bay Area champ: TRAPS (San Jose CA)
DMC Los Angeles champ: DJ SHAKE ONE (Denver CO)
DMC NYC champ: DJ PERLY (Poughkeepsie NY)
DMC Atlanta champ: DJ JAYCEE (Atlanta)
DMC Tampa champ: JSTORM (Tampa)
DMC Denver champ: ETCHA SKRATCH (Littleton CO)
DMC DC champ: DJ AS-ONE (Rockville MD)
DMC Cincinnati champ: EASE (Rochester NY)
DMC Chicago champ: TOLTECH (Chicago)
DMC San Antonio Champ: AMBIDECKSTRIKS (Chicago)
BOMBEARDO (Knockemstiff OH) Chicago Runner Up
SHMEEZE (Los Angeles CA) - Los Angeles Runner Up
SPARECHANGE (Dayton OH) - Cincinnati Runner Up

This is DMC’s classic solo showcase style DJ battle. Each competitor will perform a 6 min. routine. The top 3 champs will be determined by our panel of expert judges. The 2016 DMC US Champion will represent the USA at the 2016 DMC World DJ Championships on Sept. 24th in London.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Sunday, June 26 - Spinning an early set at the San Francisco Pride Celebration community stage

Good morning y'all! I'll be spinning at one of the Community Stages at the San Francisco Pride Celebration at Civic Center this Sunday, June 26 (right after the parade). I'll be one of the early DJs at the API stage with my Skratchpad SF homegirl DJ Robynn. See y'all there - info below!

Sunday, June 26, 12pm-1pm
DJ Pone and DJ Robynn spinning for Asian & Pacific Islander Community Pride Stage & Pavilion.
Located on Polk & Turk Streets (SF Civic Center).



Saturday, March 26, 2016

Saturday, March 26 - Skratchpad SF Youth DJ Showcase - Chai Bar, San Francisco






Skratchpad SF returns to San Francisco's Chai Bar!  Check out our lineup this month including young DJs in the mix, and showcases by DJ Jerm and DJ Hando!


Skratchpad SF @ Chai Bar
Saturday, March 26, 3:30pm-8pm
Chai Bar
1019 Market Street (and 6th)
All Ages
No Cover, Just Culture

DJ SHOWCASES BY YOUTH GUESTS
-DJ Imperial (Youth Radio)
-DJ Edel (Youth Radio)
-DJ Jrips

SHOWCASES BY
-DJ Jerm
-DJ Hando

PLUS
Q&A Beats with SKRATCHPAD SF Residents

www.skratchpadworldwide.com

Thursday, February 25, 2016

HOOKED @ Radio Bar in Oakland, CA Feat. Guest DJ Pone



This Friday, February 26, catch DJ Pone spinning a guest spot at Radio Bar in downtown Oakland, at Hooked, the free event happening every 4th Friday.

DJ Pone will be joining Hooked resident DJ and fellow Canned Beats crew member DJ NeoGeo, as well as DJ Type One and DJ Blaqwest for a free-form night of music spun on two turntables.



Nodphonics presents
HOOKED
Every 4th Friday inside Radio Bar
in Downtown Oakland 
435 13th Street, Oakland CA
10pm-2am

Every 4th Friday, catch the Nodphonics DJs at Radio Bar in Downtown Oakland. No cover charge, no dress code, no holds barred on good music, good drinks and good people.
...
FEBRUARY 26's SPECIAL GUEST
DJ PONE

With Rotating Resident Nodphonics DJs:
DJ BLAQWEST
DJ TYPE ONE
DJ NEOGEO


21 & Over With Valid I.D.
NO COVER ALL NIGHT!
No Dress Code.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

DJ Pone cutting up the slow jams hip-hop style on KZSU 90.1 FM on Valentine's Day



DJ Pone will be on the radio today, guest spinning live on KZSU 90.1 FM.

Pone is a guest on the MHz show with host Raymundo and the Friendly Traveller on KZSU 90.1 FM this Valentine's Day - Sunday, February 14, from 9pm-12:00am (Pacific Standard Time)!

DJ Pone will be continuing what has become his Valentine's Day tradition on the MHz show:  spinning a bunch of love-themed hip hop.  This year, DJ Pone will also be mashing up a bunch of slow jams, cutting and scratching them up like a hip hop dj should.

Tune into KZSU 90.1 FM (if you're in the Bay Area), or listen to the live stream on the internet here:

http://kzsulive.stanford.edu


Friday, December 18, 2015

Saturday, December 19 - Mix Set @ Skratchpad SF End of 2015 Showcase - Chai Bar, San Francisco



DJ Pone will be spinning a mix set for the Skratchpad SF 2015 End of Year Showcase at San Francisco's Chai Bar!

The awesome event will feature mix sets, and turntablist showcases by some of Northern California's best, including Analog Girlz, Kurteek, Ichy the Killer, and Mista B.  There will also be a youth (age 20 & under) skratch battle for the up and coming scratch DJs - details on entering below!


Skratchpad SF 2015 End of Year Showcase @ Chai Bar
Saturday, December 19, 3:30pm-8pm
Chai Bar
1019 Market Street (and 6th)
All Ages
No Cover, Just Culture

SHOWCASES BY
ANALOG GIRLZ (CELSKIII & AMERRIICA)
KURTEEK & ICHY THE KILLER
MISTA B
ADEPT
& MORE!

IN THE MIX
DJ PONE
OWL BOOGIE
DEEANDROID
ZOBE

PLUS
YOUTH SKRATCH BATTLE (20 & UNDER)
BRING NEEDLES AND RECORDS
*MUST USE SOUNDS OTHER THAN "AHHH" AND "FRESH"
EMAIL: SKRATCHPADSF@GMAIL.COM TO ENTER

www.skratchpadworldwide.com

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Friday, October 30 - Halloween's Eve @ Radio Bar Oakland

This Halloween's Eve, Friday Oct. 30, at Radio Bar in downtown Oakland:  Join DJ Type One and guest DJ Pone (me!) as we hit the decks with some hip-hop or whatever else we might feel like spinning for a night of fun before Halloween.

Halloween's Eve @ Radio Bar
Friday, Oct. 30, 10pm-2am 
435 13th St, Oakland, CA 94612
21 & up
no cover

Friday, June 26, 2015

Friday, June 26 - SUMMER FUNK with the Canned Beats DJs




Friday, June 26: 

Join the Canned Beats DJs for SUMMER FUNK - a new monthly event at H Lounge in Vallejo.  Resident DJs NeoGeo, Pone, and MikeA will be in their hometown 707 area code to rock the party, dropping everything from new and classic  hip hop and club, reggae, and more! 


With Resident DJs

DJ NEOGEO
(Nodphonics | The Formula | Canned Beats)

DJ PONE
(Canned Beats)

DJ MikeA
(Canned Beats)


@ H Lounge
472 Benicia Rd, Vallejo, CA 94590
10pm-2am. 21 & Over With Valid I.D.
$5 COVER


DRESS CODE STRICTLY ENFORCED - FRIDAY 9PM-2AM -  DRESS TO IMPRESS, KEEP IT ​MATURE.

Sunday, February 15, 2015

DJ Pone is spinning a live Valentine's Day set on KZSU 90.1 FM today (yet again)!


DJ Pone will be on the radio today, guest spinning live on KZSU 90.1 FM on Sunday.

Pone is a guest on the MHz show with host Raymundo and the Friendly Traveller on KZSU 90.1 FM this Sunday, February 15, from 9pm-12:00am (Pacific Standard Time)!

We'll be celebrating the recent Valentine's Day with a set of rap ballads/love rap music and a special slow jam breaks mix - that is, music based on sampled slow jams.

Tune into KZSU 90.1 FM (if you're in the Bay Area), or listen to the live stream on the internet here:

http://kzsulive.stanford.edu


Saturday, December 14, 2013

Christmas Toy Drive & Lots of DJ fun @ Pissed Off Pete's in San Francisco





What's up y'all, I'll be spinning with DJ Mista-B, Mike Boo, Benny Flan, Max Kane, and DJ Cue at Pissed Off Pete's in the Mission in San Francisco.  It'll be a Christmas toy drive!

It will be a fun night of music for a good cause. Please bring a new toy to donate if you can and we'll make sure it gets to a child who will be very grateful.

All good music. All good fun. All good.

Christmas Toy Drive @ Pissed off Pete's
4528 Mission St
San Francisco, California
Free. 21+.

Friday, October 18, 2013

Special Tech DJ Grand Opening Party, Sat. Oct.19, 12-5pm


Special Tech DJ will be celebrating its grand opening on Saturday, October 19, 12pm-5pm.  The party will feature guest DJs Mind Motion, D-Sharp, Mr. E, Joe Quixx, Goldenchyld, and Vinroc!  The event will be hosted by Fran Boogie!

DJ Pone will also be on hand, along with fellow DJ instructor Mista B, to answer any questions you have about DJ classes at Special Tech!

Special Tech DJ is a record shop, DJ school, and computer repair shop all in one.  Special Tech DJ is located in San Bruno, California (just south of San Francisco).

DJ Cue, who helped keep vinyl alive throughout the 1990s at his shop Cue's Records, is back in 2013 with Special Tech DJ!  DJ Cue has assembled a great team of individuals to work together and provide a place of music, technology, and education.  Read the story in URB Magazine!

Check it out this weekend!

Special Tech DJ Grand Opening
Saturday, October 19, 12pm-5pm
@ Special Tech DJ
572 San Mateo Ave
San Bruno, CA 94066
650-278-4228
Free.  All ages.

Friday, September 27, 2013

Skratchpad Crew to present DJ Workshop at H.E.L.L.A. Hip Hop Conference, Sat., Sept. 28!



The Skratchpad crew (including DJ Pone) will be presenting a DJ Workshop at the H.E.L.L.A. Hip Hop Conference on Saturday, September 28, at Skyline Senior High School in Oakland, California.

H.E.L.L.A. (Helping Everyone Live Life Artistically) is a 1-day Hip Hop Conference geared towards: education, celebration, and community. The goal is to educate our youth on the different aspects, lifestyles, and community impact of Hip Hop Culture.

Register for the event at the H.E.L.L.A. website!

Skratchpad DJ Workshop @ H.E.L.L.A. Hip Hop Conference
Saturday, September 28, 8am-5pm
Skyline Senior High School
12250 Skyline Blvd., Oakland, CA
Register for the event at the H.E.L.L.A. website

Special Tech DJ Open House on Sunday, Sept. 29!


Come one, come all!  Special Tech DJ is a record shop, DJ school, and computer repair shop all in one.

Special Tech DJ will be having an open house on Sunday, September 29 from 12pm to 5pm, in San Bruno, California (just south of San Francisco).  Come meet the staff, including yours truly, DJ Pone!  DJ Pone is on the Special Tech DJ staff as DJ instructor.

DJ Cue, who helped keep vinyl alive throughout the 1990s at his shop Cue's Records, is back in 2013 with Special Tech DJ!  DJ Cue has assembled a great team of individuals to work together and provide a place of music, technology, and education.

Check it out this weekend!

Special Tech DJ Open House
Sunday, September 29, 12pm-5pm
@ Special Tech DJ
572 San Mateo Ave
San Bruno, CA 94066
650-278-4228
Free.  All ages.