Saturday, December 26, 2015
Cutting Room: Miami
After traveling to the far reaches of western Russia, DJcityTV's "Cutting Room" returns stateside for a session in sunny Miami, Florida. The six-minute video, which was filmed at Scratch DJ Academy, features ten of the city's best turntablists, including the one and only Craze. They appear in this order: DJ Immortal: http://www.twitter.com/djimmortal DJCX: http://www.twitter.com/djcx I-Emerge Ruen: http://www.twitter.com/djruen Nikko Calor: http://www.twitter.com/djnikkocalor DJ K-Razor: http://www.twitter.com/djkrazor Knockers: http://www.instagram.com/djknockers_ Compete With Pete: http://www.twitter.com/reallyfresh97 DJ Concept Craze: http://www.twitter.com/crazearoni Cinematographer and Editor: Ed Vogt Editor: Julian Melanson / Visual MVMT Subscribe to DJcityTV: http://bit.ly/127fT8P Record pool: http://www.djcity.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/djcity Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/djcity Mixcloud: http://www.mixcloud.com/djcity Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/djcity
Shon Roka (pronounced Shaun Roca) the DJ also known as Shaun Ortega was born on the west-side of Chicago. He started gaining fame as a bboy in 1991 and later became a member of a well known crew called the BRICKHEADZ. He would perform for such artist and events such as The Roots, KRS One, Immortal Technique, Dougie Fresh, Common, Rhymefest, Cypress Hill, Pharoah Monch, Nas, Diddy, Mariah Carey, Taste of Chicago, Lollapolooza, Looptopia, B96 Summer Bash just to name a few. The BRICKHEADZ also won many breakin' competition nationally and internationally. While Shon Roka was being active as a bboy he was working on his craft of being a DJ. DJing for w/ Nike, Jordan, Under Armour, Adidas, Vans, Uprise (Chicago) Skateshop for numerous in-stores, sporting events, galleries and corporate outings. Also Shon Roka is a resident DJ post Covid in Chicago at McGee's, Tantrum, Imbibe and Harbee's. While being a DJ, he has been teaching music production and the Art of Skateboarding through Maggie Daley's After School Matters. Also known as Gallery 37. For more information contact via email.