Wednesday, October 9, 2019
We Stay True | Dephect Mix 2019
O.G Dephect family Mr Brown has put together an exclusive mix for us featuring some favorite tracks from his We Stay True imprint, including the brand new debut release by The Cromagnon Band. We Stay True is a small independent label releasing quality music on vinyl, and on it's own terms. Enjoy. Tracklist 1. Mr Brown "Miss You Monday" from Beats For Days 2. DJ Drinks "Theme III" from Nightline 3. Confucius MC & Mr Brown "Artiste" from The Artform 4. The Cromagnon Band "Thunder Perfect" 5. Armed Dukes "Strife" from Calibre 6. Mr Brown "Renewal" from Beats For Days 2 7. Confucius MC & Mr Brown "Sincere Love" from The Artform 8. DJ Drinks "Rocks" from Nightline 9. Armed Dukes "Falling Down" from Calibre 10. Mr Brown "The Time Stealer" from Beats For Days 2 11. Confucius MC & Mr Brown "Different Ending" from The Artform 12. The Cromagnon Band "Green Smoke" westaytrue.bigcartel.com/ westaytrue.bandcamp.com/ www.dephect.com
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.