An illustrated guide to DJ posing

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Saturday 7 December 2013

Club goers will be all too familiar with these DJ posers. Illustrated by Elliot Thoburn and featured on Mixmag, there are some doozies in here that will crack you up. Take for instance the Cry-baby: this DJ ‘can be seen weeping with happiness at every euphoric/mindblowing musical moment, often going so far as to shed actual tears in the booth.’

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Smirnoff Experience Johannesburg

Michelle Wilding Reader Find

By Michelle Wilding in New Events on Thursday 3 June 2010

I’ve been following Smirnoff Experience events held around the world and never had the fortune to get to one. The volcanic ash halted my Berlin endeavours, so naturally I was absolutely ecstatic when asked to attend the Johannesburg gig as a VIP. DJ Tiesto co-headlined with South African big guns BLK JKS, and the result was something unique.

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DJ Ashton Abels

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By Michelle Wilding in New Music on Tuesday 1 June 2010

There aren’t too many DJs out there who can spin a fresh and lively set which seamlessly combines multifaceted genres and artists. But Cape Town’s DJ Ashton Abels is an exception to this reality. His art of mixing both local and international artists into his set list — while tightly jumping around genres — actually […]

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Pogo’s naughty haughty awesome video remixes

Tes One Contributor

By Tes One in Video on Monday 31 May 2010

Pogo is a young DJ from Australia that creates beautiful music out of small clips of mainstream movies. While video remixes are not exactly new, Pogo’s approach is rather unique — and produces new, full audio and video compositions that redefine ‘remix’. I am very excited by the creations of Pogo, and his stance in […]

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