For the next installment of "A Moment With" we spoke with D-Styles. His involvement with the seminal music collectives Invisibl Skratch Piklz + The Beat Junkies progressed DJ culture in the 90s + 00s, and he continues to pave the way for Turntablist / Beat heads as a resident of the long-running "Low End Theory" event based in Los Angeles.
Filmed by: Eric Gupana
Earlier this month, the "At The Ave" battle turned into a who's who of Chicagoland tablists. As well as a who's who of OG tablists. D-Styles showcase (footage otw) was inspiring, and the surprise appearance by A-Trak was the icing. It was amazing to see turntablism thriving, and being supported by the forefathers!
For the next installment of "A Moment With" we spoke with Chris Karns, a multi-faceted artist who has dominated the global stage since his 1st DMC World Championship in 2011. As a producer he has worked with acts like Ahmad & Mayer Hawthorne, was the touring DJ for Yelawolf, and is currently on the road with Pretty Lights.
(filmed by: Eric Gupana)
"2016 has been tough. We lost Phife, Bowie & Prince. And tensions are high. We asked one of our favorite people, award winning DJ, SLEEPER, to create something beautiful that would bring people together. The result was Only Love."
Watch the whole film and learn about the making of at the link below. TDJH partnered with one of their favorite people, award winning DJ, SLEEPER, to create a film that would put positivity back in the world.