Friday, January 17, 2014

[AUDIO] DJ Scend - Watch Me Work (Mini Mix)


Nearly a year after being realeased as a bonus mix on Vol 1 of DJ Scend's Mini Mix Series Compilation, Watch Me Work, is release online. This 6th and final installment to the series features an array of edits, remixes, juggles and other formats of turntablism to display Scend's knowledge and skill as a DJ.

"I worked hard on showing my love and respect for the turntablism aspect in this mix and wanted to share it with the people on a bigger platform. The people who heard it on the CD loved it. Why not share it to the world?" - DJ Scend



Monday, November 11, 2013

[AUDIO] The Hip Hop Project - DJ Premier x Pete Rock Tribute 2013



For this episode of THHP, DJ Scend pays homage to two of his favorite producers in the game; DJ Premier and Pete Rock. For Scend, these two producers were the reasons he embraced the hip hop culture and we're pretty sure the same goes for a lot of heads. Sit back and enjoy a heavy dose of DJ Premier and Pete Rock originals, remixes and exclusives mixed live by DJ Scend that's sure to please any hip hop fan!

The Hip Hop Project has been on air since 1995 and is one of America's longest running hip hop radio shows. Be sure to tune in every Saturday night to catch DJ Scend, Slot-A & Roper from 10p-12a CST on 88.7 FM if you're in Chicago and/or www.wluw.org worldwide.

Thursday, November 7, 2013

[EVENT] Beats & Eats at Rodan w/ DJ Scend


DJ Scend & The Hip Hop Project present:

Beats & Eats at Rodan!

FRIDAY - November 22nd

Enjoy a night of great food with a soundtrack of funk, soul, hip hop & more provided by THHP's own, DJ Scend.

1530 N Milwaukee Ave
10p-2a
NO COVER
21+

KITCHEN IS OPEN UNTIL 1am > http://www.rodanchicago.com/

Monday, October 14, 2013

[AUDIO] The Hip Hop Project (10.12.13) - Black Milk



For this episode of THHP, DJ Scend opens the show with a dj set filled with all Black Milk songs and his production work. The set was done to lead into his phone interview with Black Milk to discuss his newest project, "No Poison, No Paradise". Slot-A brought in David Creative for an interview to end the show.

The Hip Hop Project has been on air since 1995 and is one of America's longest running hip hop radio shows. Be sure to tune in every Saturday night to catch DJ Scend, Slot-A & Roper from 10p-12a CST on 88.7 FM if you're in Chicago and/or www.wluw.org worldwide.

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

[PRESS] Design Bureau Magazine - 3 Year Anniversary at Drumbar


The good folks over at Design Bureau celebrated their 3 year anniversary with quite the lavish event over at Drumbar in Chicago on 9.11.13 and hired DJ Scend to provide the soundtrack for the event.  The venue was beautiful and the crowd matched.

"DJ Scend spun tunes all evening as guests mingled, danced, sampled tasty appetizers from Pure Kitchen Catering, and sipped on specialty cocktails provided by Stoli, Monkey Shoulder Whisky, Olmeca Altos, Solemn Oath Brewery and Virtue Cider."



Tuesday, October 1, 2013

[AUDIO] DJ Scend - She Twerk The Trap (Mini Mix)


::Cover Art by Marie Ferrer of Hostile Takeover::

With Volume 1 of his Mini Mix Series being released as a full compilation in March 2013 (included a previously unreleased mix), DJ Scend begins Volume 2 of his series with the "She Twerk The Trap" Mini Mix. This high energy, club inspired mix displays DJ Scend's ability to play for crowds in big city clubs to nationwide music festivals. Scend takes you on a 15 minute ride through his world of trap drums & house breaks with new and old music that's been remixed and reworked by some of the industry's leading EDM producers.

"I just wanted to show my range as a DJ. I listen to this stuff all the time, but no one knows it. Nobody knows I can rock big crowds and that needs to change." - DJ Scend

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

[AUDIO] DJ Scend - House of Sol 2013 (Live DJ Set)


**This mix was recorded LIVE with no pre/post edits made**

DJ Scend was invited to rock at this year's House of Sol stage, located within the Fiesta Del Sol event that takes place in the Pilsen neighborhood in Chicago annually.

DJ Scend displays his love for house music with an hour long mix of old and new tunes, guaranteed to get you moving. Scend showcases his love for dj'ing in this mix by giving you live remixes, "traditional" blends and an array of turntablism tricks to give your ears a proper journey through his world of house music.

Download the mix and share with your friends!

Be sure to visit the House of Sol official website for all media related to this event: www.hoschicago.org/






Friday, July 19, 2013

[PRESS] Skender Foundation - Summer Eclipse 2013 at Studio Paris

The good folks over at The Skender Foundation hired DJ Scend to provide the soundtrack for their "Summer Eclipse 2013" fundraiser event held on 7.18.13 at Studio Paris in Chicago.  Below are some quick pics from the night:













"Summer Eclipse is Skender Foundation’s annual event that raises funds for individuals and groups impacting education and wellness. This year, over 400 people attended Summer Eclipse to support Chicago Scholars, a non-profit organization that assists talented but under-resourced high school students overcome barriers to collegiate access and success.  This year's event raised over $250,000!"

Monday, June 10, 2013

[EVENT] MGD & Complex Magazine present: LIVE SCRATCH SESSIONS


MGD & Complex Magazine present: LIVE SCRATCH SESSIONS

Featuring DJ MaddJazz and DJ Scend

Friday - June 21st
The Silver Room
1442 N Milwaukee Ave
9p-11p
21+ to enter
No Cover - No Dress Code

MGD Get Fresh Tour ticket giveaway

Live Art Exhibition

[AUDIO] The Hip Hop Project (6.8.13) - Slot-A


Slot-A has been a guset on THHP a few times, but DJ Scend brings him in for an exclusive DJ set! With Roper out of town, DJ Scend has Slot-A as his co-host for this show (originally aired on 6.8.13).

DJ Scend opens the show with a mix of new music from an array of artists including J Cole, Statik Slektah, R.A. The Rugged Man, Alex Wiley, Vic Mensa, Mr Muthafuckin' eXquire, Psalm One, Mass Hysteria & more. Slot-A wraps up the second hour with a set of classics, personal edits & remakes and some exclusive beats from some upcoming projects! DJ Scend ends the show with talking to Slot-A about his transition from producer to the DJ world, some new projects and random life scenarios.

The Hip Hop Project has been on air since 1995 and is one of America's longest running hip hop radio shows. Be sure to tune in every Saturday night to catch Roper and DJ Scend from 10p-12a CST on 88.7 FM if you're in Chicago and/or www.wluw.org worldwide.