Blog

Watch DJ City’s Cutting Room: Indianapolis (Video)

[gem_youtube video_id="OELuDaE_484"] DJs ALEE, Billy Muff, Topspeed, Nathan Gregory, Nick Laguzza, Matsu, and Niko Flores represent for Indianapolis on DJcityTV's "Cutting Room." Filmed at Deckademics DJ school: https://deckademics.com. Subscribe to DJcityTV: http://bit.ly/127fT8P ALEE: https://www.instagram.com/aleethedj Billy Muff: https://www.instagram.com/billy18bm Topspeed: https://www.instagram.com/djtopspeed Nathan Gregory: https://twitter.com/DJNateG Nick Laguzza: https://www.instagram.com/nicklaguzza Matsu: https://www.instagram.com/matsu Niko Flores: https://www.instagram.com/nikofloresmusic

Read more...

Listen To “LoneLoveSade” by Lonegevity

#YouCantDownloadPractice Listen to a 14-track Sade-inspired instrumental project form our music production instructor, Lonegevity, titled lonelovesade. The project was made using different samples of Sade's music, and is a part of a new ▲❍▼❏ series. You can stream and purchase below, all streaming outlets, and download for free from Bandcamp.

Read more...

Diggin, Vol. 2 – Pete Rock [Music Producer Discography Playlist Series]

#YouCantDownloadPractice Diggin, Volume 2 is a Pete Rock discography playlist. Diggin is a series of playlists digging into the production history of different music producers and beat makers, presented by BDTB and Deckademics DJ (and Production) School - based out of Indianapolis. These playlists are and will be a thorough look through time - into the work of different music producers, and document their production discography - including songs they've produced, co-produced, remixed, and/or simply released as an instrumental. The songs...

Read more...

Diggin, Vol. 1 – DJ Premier [Music Producer Discography Playlist Series]

#YouCantDownloadPractice Diggin, Volume 1 is a DJ Premier discography playlist. Diggin is a brand new series of playlists digging into the production history of different music producers and beat makers, presented by BDTB and Deckademics DJ (and Production) School - based out of Indianapolis. These playlists are and will be a thorough look through time - into the work of different music producers, and document their production discography - including songs they've produced, co-produced, remixed, and/or simply released as an instrumental....

Read more...

DJ Buck Rogers & David Lopez: Sideways Rane 56 & Maschine Practice #YCDP

When your fader breaks, you improvise. Check out the latest on our #Pacesetters series with @djbuckrodgers on the pads and @dopez1200 on the sideways Rane 56. These are some super talented mofos. #YouCantDownloadPractice When your fader breaks, you improvise. Check out @djbuckrodgers on the pads and @dopez1200 on the sideways Rane 56. These are some super talented mofos. #texasscratchleague #txscratchleague #turntablist #turntablism #maschine #rane56 #turntablism #whatthebuck #dopez @art_x_vinyl #viceland #hypebeast A post shared by Texas Scratch League (@txscratchleague) on Nov...

Read more...

DJ Koco aka Shimokita: 11/10/17 Kotaro Mix #YCDP

Looking for some inspiration in the mix? Look no further than DJ Koco aka Shimokita for the latest in our #Pacesetters series. #YouCantDownloadPractice today's mix!!!!⑤ with kotaro😊 #lastnightadjsavedmylife →#wannabestartingsomething →#warmitupkane →#treatemright #7inch#45s#rap45#hiphop45#jorunbombay#bigdaddykane#chubbrock A post shared by djkocoakashimokita (@djkocoakashimokita) on Nov 10, 2017 at 3:54am PST

Read more...

DJ Scizzorhands: “Automatic Systematic” Michael Jackson Flip #YCDP

Check out our ally from across the world in New Zealand, DJ Scizzorhands, as the latest feature for our #Pacesetter series of dope DJs. Check the sick flip! #YouCantDownLoadPractice Automatic Systamatic!!! #RIPMichaelJackson A post shared by Iron Fingahz (@djscizzorhands) on Nov 9, 2017 at 6:09pm PST

Read more...

DJ Manwell: Building Beats Using Serato Flip & Echo Features #YCDP

Here's another post from our #Pacesetter series of dope DJs! Check out some sauce from one of the best turntablist around, DJ Manwell! #YouCantDownloadPractice Original post date March 1st..... Building another beat from scratch, but instead of just using the echo loop, I decided to also utilize the @serato flip feature as well. Flip is a really great addition for the simple fact that you can scratch what you punched out live as shown... #turntablism #beats...

Read more...

DJ Day: Watch The Sound #YCDP

[gem_youtube video_id="yLZdK32A7Lo"] DJ Day. The man seems to have limitless talent! His combination of funky cutting, incredible production, and ability to rock a party are hard to compete with, but his ability to continue learning and practicing is what makes him a true leader. #YouCantDownloadPractice Next attempt at this. No samples all live and looped in the #PioneerS9 ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ #gopromusic A post shared by DJ Day (@djday) on Nov 6, 2016 at 11:50pm PST

Read more...