DJ Teenwolf Interview
Photo by the wonderful Abey Benga
As the saying goes, “Every dog has its day.” In the case of one particular canine dubbed DJ it’s today. It’s been 8 months since DJ Teenwolf graced the now defunct Snique Peek Thursdays at Arrow with a set of tunes mixed with original projects of his own.
Bravery is a necessary trait to be a DJ. You cant be scared to take risks and explore new worlds. Sadly, the bravery in many DJs translates into arrogance because of inflated egos. But for DJ/ Producer Kevin, DJ Teenwolf, bravery is expressed in a more constructive way. As the producer of way too many projects to name, Teenwolf was never timid about breaking rules and taking music where most wouldn’t dare. As one of the founding members of Ninjasonik he has broke boundaries and continues to do so under many names. I’m ashamed that it has taken me so long to post this interview but as the other saying goes, “Better late than never”…
DJ Justyn Tyme Interview
There are plenty of people we know on a name basis which we don’t take the time to get to know on a deeper level. You don’t know how much a part of cultural history the person next to you has partaken in until you break the ice and delve into that deeper understanding.
In the case of one Justyn Tyme, the ice breaker came in a pair of sneakers and the fact that we’re both DJs. Walking into an interview unprepared, as I try my best not to be, I was surprised to learn that Justin was a part of the first Hip-Hop station in it’s history and a majority of the music programming that influenced me to be a DJ. Namely, MTV; where Justin played a big role in programming. Fast forward 7 years ahead and the man who once DJed with DJ Khaled before his prime broke the break dancer out of a couple of the people in attendance at Snique Peek Thursday. I had a chance to chop it up with Justyn after his set and learned how many sneakers he actually amassed in his closet…