Beat Junkie Sound News

AUDIO: SOUNDCHECK w/ RHETTMATIC (9/10/19) + guests: RAS KASS, SADAT X, EL DA SENSEI, & MENTPLUS (BEAT JUNKIE RADIO)

The Beat Junkies presents “SOUNDCHECK” with RHETTMATIC (9/10/19) SPECIAL GUESTS: RAS KASS, SADAT X, EL DA SENSEI, & MENTPLUS Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles
 7-10PM PST Every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Of The Month On The Beat Junkie Radio channel Exclusively on Dash Radio. Download the Dash Radio App for free or listen to us… View Article


AUDIO: “ESSENTIALS WITH MIKE NARDONE” (THE JANELLE TAKE OVER EPISODE – 8/11/18) BEAT JUNKIE RADIO

The Beat Junkies present:
 Essentials with Mike Nardone Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles 
4:00 – 6:00 PM The 2nd Saturday Of The Month On The Beat Junkie Radio channel Exclusively on Dash Radio Download the Dash Radio App for free or listen to us on the web: www.dashradio.com PLAYING TRACKS BY Minnie Riperton, A Tribe… View Article


AUDIO: “SOUNDCHECK” (3/13/13) w/ AGALLAH THE DON & M.E.D. – BEAT JUNKIE RADIO

The Beat Junkies presents “SOUNDCHECK” (3/14/18) with AGALLAH THE DON & M.E.D. Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles
 7-10PM PST Every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Of The Month On The Beat Junkie Radio channel Exclusively on Dash Radio. Download the Dash Radio App for free or listen to us on the web: www.dashradio.com. For the U.S…. View Article


UPDATE!! AUDIO: SOUNDCHECK (11/14/17) w/ SPECIAL GUESTS DJ MUGGS, MEYHEM LAUREN, & DEFARI

(11/14/17) with Dj Muggs (Soul Assassins/Cypress Hill), Meyhem Lauren, & Defari Meyhem Lauren & Dj Muggs – “Gems From The Equinox” & Defari – “Rare Poise” AVAILABLE NOW! Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles
 7-10PM PST Every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Of The Month On The Beat Junkie Radio channel Exclusively on Dash Radio. Download the… View Article


AUDIO: “SOUNDCHECK” – HAPPY BIRTHDAY J.ROCC, MADLIB, PLANET ASIA, PHAROAHE MONCH, BISHOP LAMONT, THE ALCHEMIST, & OHNO!

Broadcasting Live from Los Angeles
 7-10PM PST Every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays Of The Month On The Beat Junkie Radio channel Exclusively on Dash Radio. Download the Dash Radio App for free or listen to us on the web: www.dashradio.com. Happy Birthday to J.Rocc, Madlib, Planet Asia, Pharoahe Monch, Bishop Lamont, The Alchemist, & OhNo!


AUDIO: “ASSORTED FLAVAS” w/ OJ, NIKOBEATS, & CAZAL ORGANISM – EP. 001 (BEAT JUNKIE RADIO)

It is our pleasure and honor to welcome aboard OJ, Nikobeats, & Cazal Organism and their new show “Assorted Flavas” on Beat Junkie Radio! “For the very first episode, us, the creators and hosts of Assorted Flavas are providing sounds for the entire show with 3 sets full of heat. Shout out to Rhettmatic for… View Article


AUDIO: “A STABLE SOUND” w/ CUT CHEMIST – EPISODE 23: 1 YR ANNIVERSARY/BDAY & DJ LIVE FROM BJIOS!

The one & only Cut Chemist has his own radio show called “A Stable Sound” on Dublab Radio. On this particular episode is a special one: “My Bday and one year anniversary show recorded live from the Beat Junkie Institute Of Sound featuring a round robbin scratch session with some of the students and teachers…. View Article


SAT (10/28/17): THE HAUNTED HOUSE OF SCRATCH AT BJIOS!!

Beat Junkie Institute of Sounds presents:  The Haunted House of Scratch!  Saturday Oct. 28th Open Turntables • 6-8pm • ALL AGES Scratch Workshop • 5:30-6pm (early arrival suggested) We’re having our regular Open Turntable session, but Halloween style! Come in your costumes and enjoy Donuts provided by DREAM Donut Truck! $10 General Admission (we encourage… View Article


SAT. (10/7/17): “A STABLE SOUND” – A LIVE RECORDING WITH CUT CHEMIST & SHORTKUT FROM BJIOS!

Join us Saturday Oct. 7th from 6-8pm @beatjunkieios for a LIVE recording of @cut_chemist‘s radio show “A Stable Sound” – Come though and wish Cut and Shortkut a Happy Birthday and vibe out with them, more special guests TBA, LIVE from the LONGTAGON! – RSVP: bit.ly/ASTABLESOUND Current BJIOS Students and Members are Free, please contact… View Article


FRIDAY (10/6/17): FUTURE PRIMITIVE SF 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY w/ CUT CHEMIST & DJ SHORTKUT!

Friday (October 6th) is the Future Primitive Sound Session 20 Year Anniversary featuring Cut Chemist & Dj Shortkut at the Great Northern in San Francisco. With special guests Dj Platurn (45 Sessions), Gordo Gabeza (Motown On Mondays Founder), & Miles Medina (The Goldie Awards 2017 World Champion).  This is an event that you don’t want… View Article


SUNDAY (10/8/17): FUTURE PRIMITIVE 20TH ANNIVERSARY w/ CUT CHEMIST & SHORTKUT + J.ROCC at THE ECHOPLEX!

Sunday October 8 2 of the most innovative DJ’s of the last two decades, rocking the party as 1! 20TH ANNIVERSARY of LIVE AT THE FUTURE PRIMITIVE ‘SOUND SESSION’ CUT CHEMIST (Jurassic5/Ozomatli) & DJ SHORTKUT (TheBeatJunkies/ISP) w/ Special Guest J.ROCC (TheBeatJunkies/StonesThrow) Hosted: MC SUPERNATURAL Openers: DJ EXPO (TheRootDown/MOM LA) & DJ Skeme Richards (Philly) @… View Article


SAT. (9/9/17): THE GRAND OPENING OF THE BJIOS TECH SHOP POWERED BY OPEN FORMAT LA & JESSE DEAN DESIGNS!

This Saturday (September 9th), we are proud to present the Grand Opening of our BJIOS Tech Shop, powered by Open Format LA & Jesse Dean Designs. These 2 entities are one of the leading companies that are helping building the ‘Portable Turntablist’ scene.  Now we have them at the Beat Junkie Institute Of Sound to… View Article


SAT. (9/9/17): THE BJIOS TECH SHOP GRAND OPENING by OPEN FORMAT LA & JESSE DEAN DESIGNS!

Saturday (September 9th) is the Grand Opening of the BJIOS Tech Shop by Open Format LA & Jesse Dean Designs.  We officially open up for all you Portable Turntablists where you can get your portable turntables purchased, modified, & repaired at. In celebration of the grand opening, we will be having Open Turntables, Food Trucks,… View Article


BJIOS Premium Pack: Enroll Now!

If you are an intermediate to advance DJ and would like to sharpen up your skills, this is the course for you. Upon enrollment, you will have access to five weekly classes which include; Intermediate + Advance Scratch Training, Beat Juggling, Creative Mixing and Serato. Assessment Required Prior to Enrollment. The Premium Pack also includes… View Article


FRIDAY (9/1/17): RHETTMATIC at “DILLA’S DONUTS” POP UP/DELICIOUS PIZZA LA!

(Los Angeles, CA): September 1st & 2nd,Delicious Vinyl presents Dilla’s Donuts L.A. Pop Up Shop. Join us at Delicious Pizza Cafe (6601 Sunset Blvd.) for donuts, music and more. Dilla’s Delights, the Detroit based doughnut shop launched by Herman Hayes, uncle of the late, great legendary hip-hop producer J Dilla, will be providing an assortment of… View Article


AUDIO: SOULECTION RADIO EP. 312 feat. THE BEAT JUNKIES!

▶ Soulection ~ The Sound of Tomorrow ▶ facebook.com/soulection | twitter.com/soulection ➜ Show #312 Track List: bit.ly/Show312TrackList ~ Watch The Story of Soulection Radio: youtu.be/UjTbCD3coBk ▶ Discover: @world-famous-beat-junkies @rhettmatic @mrchoc @joekay J.Rocc, Mr. Choc, & Rhettmatic of the Beat Junkies visit Soulection Radio & catch up with Joe Kay as they discuss the opening of… View Article


AUDIO: GANGSTARR – THE FINAL TRIBUTE! MIXED BY STARTING FROM SCRATCH & DJ GROUCH

The collaboration of T-Dot’s Finest repping for One of Hip Hop Duos of All Time, Gangstarr! Dj Starting From Scratch takes you on the ultimate musical journey showcasing the greatest songs/features of Guru & Dj Premier & our very own Record Pool Ambassador, the legendary Dj Grouch gives you the ultimate retrspect by cutting up… View Article


VIDEO SERIES: “WATCH THE SOUND” Prolifix

“Watch The Sound” is back! In this episode the one & only DJ Prolifix stops by BJIOS and shows you why he’s the 2016 USA IDA Scratch Champion. Check him out at @djprolifix Filmed & edited by @underkut www.openformat.la For all the latest 7″ scratch vinyl and portable turntable mods. Hit up https://openformat.la/ Peep our digital… View Article


Video: Serato DJ x Ableton Link Jam – Stro, Manwell and 14kt

The homie DJ Manwell recently was apart of a dope collaboration with producer extraordinares 14KT & Stro. Late last year, Serato reached out to 3 individuals to help film a quick video, showcasing a live use of LINK (the new wireless midi protocol connection created by Ableton) which is now available in Serato DJ. See… View Article


AUDIO: “THINK B.I.G. – THE FINAL TRIBUTE” MIX BY STARTING FROM SCRATCH & DJ GROUCH

The collaboration of T-Dot’s Finest repping for the Greatest Of All Time, The Notorious B.I.G. Dj Starting From Scratch takes you on the ultimate musical journey showcasing the greatest songs/features of Biggie & our very own Record Pool Ambassador, the legendary Dj Grouch gives you the ultimate retrspect by cutting up some of Biggie’s greatest… View Article


MARCH 9, 2017: 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF NOTORIOUS B.I.G. – TRIBUTE REMIXES/EDITS BY J.PERIOD, & MORE AT THE BEAT JUNKIES RECORD POOL!

Today (March 9th) marks the 20th Anniversary passing of Brooklyn’s own The Notorious B.I.G. Many people will be doing tribute mixes & remixes for one of the greatest rappers of all time.  We are lucky to have our good friend, the mixtape king & album producer, Dj J.Period send us some of his special remixes… View Article


AUDIO: DJ BELLA FIASCO – “THE MESSAGE: A BEATJUNKIES.COM SOUNDTRACK”

One of our Beat Junkies Record Pool Ambassadors, the lovely & talented Dj Bella Fiasco put together a special mix called “The Message: A Beatjunkies.com Soundtrack”. “A soundtrack of songs to inspire and elevate love, peace, and the healing of music.” – Dj Bella Fiasco Enjoy the mix & follow her on Twitter/Instagram: @djbellafiasco For Djs… View Article


Audio: The Magnificent DJ Jazzy Jeff Creates Chasing Goosebumps in 7 Days!

Our big brother The Magnificent DJ Jazzy Jeff recently collaborated with some of your favorite artist and producers to create an album at his house in 7 days! When Jazzy Jeff hit’s your line, you make sure to answer the call. This was not your ordinary studio session where the artist has a few months… View Article


VIDEO SERIES: “WATCH THE SOUND” featuring IQ

What’s Good family, “Watch The Sound” is back! In this episode we feature the 4 X IDA World Champion, DJ IQ of the Handroids & Scratch Function LA. Check him out @djiqhandroidz. Filmed & edited by @underkut www.openformat.la Peep our digital record pool and all things Beat Junkies at www.beatjunkies.com Beat Junkie Institute of Sound coming in… View Article


RECOMMENDED EVENT: THURS (2/2/17): GOOD SPORT & KOREATOWN PRESENTS “JUICE” AT THE REGENT THEATRE LA

Here’s an event we recommend if you live in the Los Angeles area & if you want to hear progressive good music & enjoy good vibes! “The Juice is a party series  based out of Los Angeles started by Good Sport Creative and Koreatown  The events sole purpose is to serve as the intersection for like-minded individuals to congregate… View Article