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Presto One

Presto One to Perform on DJcity’s ‘MikiDz Show’ Live Stream

Presto One

In February, DJ Vice returned to DJcity’s MikiDz Show live stream eight years after his first appearance.

On March 11, another early MikiDz guest will make his return to the show: Las Vegas DJ and turntablist Presto One.

A versatile veteran with over two decades of experience, Presto is a fixture in the Vegas club scene. He’s also a member of the legendary Rock Steady Crew and was featured on DJ Q-Bert‘s 2007 Scratchlopedia DVD.

The MikiDz Show is hosted by MikiWAR and DJ Dainjazone and includes an opening set from DJ Rell. Watch it at 7 p.m. PT on DJcity’s Facebook page or website.

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Related: Watch DJ Vice’s ‘MikiDz Show’ Set

Vice

DJ Vice to Perform on DJcity’s ‘MikiDz Show’ Live Stream

VICE

Update: Watch Vice’s set and interview here.

After a three-month break, DJcity’s MikiDz Show will return on February 11 with DJ/producer Vice as the guest.

The legendary club and radio DJ was one of the first guests on the show, performing back in 2010. He has established himself as a successful solo artist since then, having recently signed with Atlantic Records/APG.

Vice’s appearance on the MikiDz Show will come one month before his and DJcity’s DJ conference, Beyond the Music Retreat. Viewers will have a chance to win a free pass and hotel room during the show.

The MikiDz Show is hosted by MikiWAR and DJ Dainjazone and includes an opening set from DJ Rell. Watch it at 7 p.m. PT on DJcity’s Facebook page or website.

To receive email updates about the MikiDz Show, click here.

Related: Watch A-Trak’s ‘MikiDz Show’ Set

Beyond the Music Retreat

DJcity and DJ Vice Team Up for ‘Beyond the Music Retreat’

Beyond the Music Retreat

DJcity and genre-bending DJ/producer Vice have teamed up to host the Beyond the Music Retreat, an educational conference dedicated to helping DJs from around the world take their careers to a higher level.

The retreat, which will take place in Denver, Colorado from March 4 to 6, will offer a variety of panel discussions with some of the brightest minds in the industry.

Hotel packages will be available. Sign up here to receive updates.

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A-Trak

A-Trak to Perform on DJcity’s ‘MikiDz Show’ Live Stream

A-Trak

DJcity’s MikiDz Show has featured some of the world’s most influential in DJs, including Jazzy Jeff, QBert, Z-Trip, and Craze. On Monday, Oct. 29, the show will add to that list with a performance from none other than A-Trak.

Though many of his friends have appeared on the show, it will be A-Trak’s first performance. It’s been a long time coming, and we’re very excited to have him.

The live stream will follow Monday’s world-class performance from Miles Medina, who won A-Trak’s inaugural Goldie Awards DJ Battle in 2017. (We’ll post the video of his set and interview this Thursday.)

The MikiDz Show is hosted by MikiWAR and DJ Dainjazone and includes an opening set from DJ Rell. Watch it at 7 p.m. PT on DJcity’s Facebook page or website.

To receive email updates about the MikiDz Show, click here.

Download A-Trak’s latest single “DJs Gotta Dance More” feat. Todd Terry on DJcity.

Related: Watch A-Trak Make a Beat by Sampling Random Records

Miles Medina

Miles Medina to Perform on ‘MikiDz Show’ Live Stream

Miles Medina

Award-winning DJ Miles Medina will perform on DJcity’s MikiDz Show live stream on Monday, Oct. 22. It will be the Bay Area native’s second appearance on the show, the first being back in 2010.

Medina has built a reputation over the years as one of the most skilled and versatile DJs from the West Coast. He has won a number of local competitions, and in 2017, took the national spotlight when he won the DJ battle at A-Trak‘s Goldie Awards. A seasoned party rocker, Medina also stays busy performing at clubs around the US.

The MikiDz Show is hosted by MikiWAR and DJ Dainjazone and includes an opening set from DJ Rell. Watch it at 7 p.m. PT on DJcity’s Facebook page, YouTube channel, or website.

To receive email updates about the MikiDz Show, click here.

Related: Watch: Sak Noel Delivers Latin-Infused ‘MikiDz Show’ Set

DJ Lazyboy

DJ Lazyboy Wins DJcity and Pioneer DJ’s DJM Challenge

DJ Lazyboy
DJ Lazyboy in his entry video. (Source: Instagram)

The Bay Area’s DJ Lazyboy has won DJcity and Pioneer DJ‘s DJM Challenge!

For his prize, he gets to choose between two DJ setups: two XDJ-1000MK2 players and one DJM-750 mixer or two PLX-1000 turntables and one DJM-S9 mixer.

Watch his entry video below.

The runner-ups of the challenge are DJ Deception (St. Louis, Missouri), Dopez (Austin, Texas), and Eps (Portland, Oregon).

The contest, which was open to US residents only, received over 500 entries during three weeks. Contestants were judged on creativity by a panel of DJcity staff members.

We’d like to thank everyone who entered and acknowledge the following stand-out contestants (in alphabetical order):

Diggy the DJ: Super clean set that flips the Godfather of Soul
DJELEMENTAZ: Fire drumming
Dj Friktion: Super creative and tight routine from one-half of The Goodfellas
DJ Ivan G: All vinyl, sharp cuts, and clean juggles
DJ Nikki Duran: Quick mixes and cuts of timeless records
DJ Rectic: Rework of a Houston classic
DJ Remedy: DMC-caliber juggles
Herm: Nice to see some smiles!
Mark Cutz: Clean flip of a classic record
MikeyBside: Super clean looping technique
PattyClover: Sharp cuts and quick mixes
PDot: Clean word play and cuts
Reed Streets: Live remix of Ginuwine’s “Pony”
REFLEKSHIN: Nice word play and juggles
ROYALE: Clean and aggressive cuts and juggles
RuKu$: We love that he shot his video at Guitar Center. Extra points for ingenuity!
Victamone: Love the blend!

Related: DJcity and Pioneer DJ Launch DJM Mix Challenge

DJM Mix Challenge

DJcity and Pioneer DJ Launch DJM Mix Challenge

DJM MIx Challenge

DJcity and Pioneer DJ have teamed up to launch a contest, the DJM Mix Challenge. The winner will choose between two prize packages (see below) and be featured on DJcity and Pioneer DJ’s channels. The contest is open to US residents only.

To enter, upload a video on Instagram of yourself performing a routine using any Pioneer DJ mixer. The video must be 60 seconds or less, and you must tag @djcity and @pioneerdjusa and include the hashtag #DJMChallenge in your post.

Entries will be judged on creativity, and are due by Oct. 5 at 12 a.m. PT. DJcity will announce the winner on Oct. 8.

Prize A

(2) XDJ-1000MK2 players and (1) DJM-750 mixer

Prize APrize B

(2) PLX-1000 turntables and (1) DJM-S9 mixer*

Prize B

* Needles and headshells not included

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