DEFRA Delivers Hip-Hop Routine for DJcityTV


German DJ/producer, DEFRA, has thrown down a high-energy routine for DJcityTV. In his performance, the 34-year-old turntablist cuts up a mix of new and old hip-hop tracks.

Originally from Munich, DEFRA is best known for his Toneplay Tuesday series and for his collaborative hit single “Lit,” with German R&B singer, Marko Leano.


1. Diplo ft. Bizzey & Ramiks – Dip Raar – Instrumental
2. Freak Nasty – Da’ Dip – Acapella
3. YG ft. Tyga & Jon Z – Go Loko
4. Public Announcement – Mamacita
5. Tyga, YG, & Santana – MAMACITA With E-Guitar Tool

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Watch DJ ND and DJcityTV’s New Tutorial Series “Made From Scratch”

German turntablist DJ ND and DJcityTV have released the first episode of the tutorial series Made From Scratch. In this episode, ND demonstrates a combination of flare and wave scratches to create a unique pattern.

Grab the scratch tool here and watch the tutorial above.

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Watch LeNERD’s ‘Bedroom Sessions’ Routine

DJcity Singapore team member LeNERD has dropped a creative open-format set for DJcityTV’s Bedroom Sessions. The 29-year-old turntablist’s performance includes wordplay, tone play, and scratching.

LeNERD is a resident at Zouk nightclub in Singapore, which has been voted one of DJ Mag’s top ten clubs in the world each year since 2010. He has opened for artists like Party Favor, Wuki, and more.


1. Ed Sheeran, Chris Stapleton & Bruno Mars – BLOW
2. Eve ft. Gwen Stefani – Let Me Blow Ya Mind
3. Sean Paul & J Balvin – Contra La Pared
4. Chaka Demus & Pliers – Murder She Wrote
5. DNA ft. Suzanne Vega – Tom’s Diner
6. DJ Snake ft. Selena Gomez, Cardi B, & Ozuna – Taki Taki
7. DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – Wild Thoughts
8. Mr. President – Coco Jambo

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Pioneer DJ DDJ-1000SRT: The Definitive Review

On this week’s episode of Tips and Tricks, Mojaxx provides a thorough breakdown of Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-1000SRT. The four-channel controller is packed with features for Serato DJ Pro users.

Watch Mojaxx’s review and a tutorial on midi-mapping the controller below.

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Can You Scratch Too Much?

As turntablists improve their skills, it can become tempting to show off at gigs. But when are your cuts adding to the performance and when do they start getting in the way?

On this episode of DJcityTV’s Share the Knowledge, DJ TLM talks about how to show off your skills without overdoing it.

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‘R.O.A.D. Podcast’: Spinser Tracy on the Benefits of Studying Other DJs

Spinser Tracy

On this episode of the R.O.A.D. Podcast, the crew talks to renowned party rocker and DC native, Spinser Tracy. The Feel Good Crew founder speaks about the benefits of going out and studying other DJs.

The former Red Bull 3Style DC champion also explains the importance of starting your own party and movement.

Watch an excerpt above and the full episode here.

Catch the R.O.A.D. Podcast crew tomorrow, December 4 for a live podcast filming and special holiday party at Park MGM Las Vegas. RSVP at for free entry.

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