NEWS AND THOUGHTS ON TURNTABLISM / SCRATCHING / MUSIC / HIP HOP, AND MORE FROM [THE AMERICAN!] DJ PONE, BEST KNOWN AS FORMER TRANSPLANTS TOUR DJ, DMC BATTLE DJ, 89 SKRATCH GANGSTA, SCRATCHING INSTRUCTOR, AND THEN SOME.
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.
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
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.
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:
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!
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.
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!
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
Free. All ages.
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.
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.