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Welcome to the R.O.A.D. Podcast. The show that gives you unfiltered opinions from the eyes and ears of 4 seasoned DJ’s from the Las Vegas nightclub industry. DJ Crooked and DJ Neva come to us by way of New York; Manhattan and The Bronx respectively. Both relocated to Vegas in the early 2000s to open, what was then, Light and Jet Nightclub. Crooked is known for his workhorse mentality, and high energy DJ sets, but has never been one for the industry politics. While DJ Neva has earned his OG status due to his countless years of experience in the DJ game. In 2007, they brought a piece of home with them by founding KNYEW (acronym for “Keeping New York Every Where), a successful clothing brand, the first of its kind to be seen in Las Vegas. Similarly, both D-Miles and Jaime Da Great grew up in the LA. Jaime, while making a huge name for himself in the sneaker industry, has shifted his focus into becoming a full-time DJ. D-Miles climbed the ranks by opening for the industry’s

ROAD PODCAST (Reflections Of A DJ) ROAD PODCAST (Reflections Of A DJ)

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    • 4.9, 220 Ratings

Welcome to the R.O.A.D. Podcast. The show that gives you unfiltered opinions from the eyes and ears of 4 seasoned DJ’s from the Las Vegas nightclub industry. DJ Crooked and DJ Neva come to us by way of New York; Manhattan and The Bronx respectively. Both relocated to Vegas in the early 2000s to open, what was then, Light and Jet Nightclub. Crooked is known for his workhorse mentality, and high energy DJ sets, but has never been one for the industry politics. While DJ Neva has earned his OG status due to his countless years of experience in the DJ game. In 2007, they brought a piece of home with them by founding KNYEW (acronym for “Keeping New York Every Where), a successful clothing brand, the first of its kind to be seen in Las Vegas. Similarly, both D-Miles and Jaime Da Great grew up in the LA. Jaime, while making a huge name for himself in the sneaker industry, has shifted his focus into becoming a full-time DJ. D-Miles climbed the ranks by opening for the industry’s

    Episode 146: “Beats, Apps + Rap Tees” feat. Thando1988 + CFLO + Ross One

    Episode 146: “Beats, Apps + Rap Tees” feat. Thando1988 + CFLO + Ross One

    Episode 146: “Beats, Apps + Rap Tees” feat. Thando1988 + CFLO + Ross One

    On this week’s episode of the @RoadPodcast, the fellas speak with New York’s very own @Thando1988 and @DJCFLO (co-hosted by @DJRossOne). Thando explains juggling local “open format” gigs while producing Dance Music (3:25) and shares his reasons for signing his next single “Questions” to @Atrak’s label @FoolsGoldRecs (10:54). CFLO speaks about his latest “acapella-making” app @StemVerter that’s taken over the DJ community (14:45), as well as his DJ Agency in NYC struggling to collect almost $30k in past due invoices from multiple venues after the pandemic hit (29:01). @DJRossOne talks about the ownership of bars/clubs possibly changing after the pandemic (40:32) and how he’s been focusing on music production w/@PaseRock and making a video series on @Youtube based on his book @RapTees (49:50). The fellas speak on the effectiveness of DJs petitioning against record labels over copyright issues (59:30). Finally, Thando talks about his inspiration behind his first single “Your Love” (1:00:55) and shares some advice to up-and-coming DJs who wanna focus on production (1:14:01).

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    • 1 hr 26 min
    Episode 145: Above The Rim

    Episode 145: Above The Rim

    Episode 145: Above The Rim

    On this week’s episode of the @RoadPodcast, the fellas recap the latest #RoadTV Livestream battle on @Twitch between @ArmandVanHelden vs @Diplo (00:59). The crew gossip about @WillSmith’s secret love life (17:30), talk about DJing their first gig in 4 months (25:01), and declining DJ work for private events (31:17). @JaimeDaGreat speaks on @LouWillVille getting caught breaking out of the #NBABubble to party at @MagicCityAtlanta with @JackHarlow (37:16). Finally, the crew delves in deeper into #KanyeWest’s bi-polar condition (46:36).

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Episode 144: DJ PUFFY

    Episode 144: DJ PUFFY

    Episode 144: DJ PUFFY

    On this week’s episode of the @RoadPodcast, the fellas are joined by 2016 @RedBull3Style World Champion from #Barbados @DeeJayPuffy. Puffy kicks off the episode explaining how the global #Covid19 pandemic has changed his outlook on DJing (3:36) and shares the history of Barbados annual #CropOver celebration (9:44). He explains why Barbadians can be one of the toughest crowds to DJ for (17:40) and how nightlife has been back to normal since Barbados has contained the spread of Covid-19 (26:35). The fellas get a lesson on the many different categories of soca music (41:05) and speculate on @BadGalRiri’s upcoming Caribbean-influenced album (47:20). Puffy speaks on producing his latest EP “Dream In Color“ (34:10), and also speaks about his return to radio @Slam101FM (56:32). Finally, he describes how the #BlackLivesMatter movement has effected Barbados (1:08:10) and if he plans to ever Livestream on #Twitch (1:14:45).

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Episode 143: Steagles

    Episode 143: Steagles

    Episode 143: Steagles

    On this week’s episode of the @RoadPodcast, the fellas recap the #4thofJuly weekend in Vegas (1:31) and give their thoughts on why they wouldn’t take a #Covid19 vaccine (10:25). @DJNeva explains why all sports should be canceled until 2021 (18:28) and discuss @RealDonaldTrump’s comments on changing the racist mascots for the @Indians & the @Redskins (25:05). The fellas' review @RealPopSmoke’s latest album “Shoot For The Stars, Aim For The Moon” (40:21) and also debate the next possible @VerzuzTV battle between T.I. (@TroubleMan31) and @50Cent (44:15). Finally, the fellas speak on the fantasy battle they did on @Twitch between @MCHammer and @Pitbull (49:05), as well as their next fantasy battle between @TheRealFaithEvans and @LilKimTheQueenBee (53:45).

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Episode 142: Safe + Likable

    Episode 142: Safe + Likable

    Episode 142: Safe + Likable

    On this week’s episode of @RoadPodcast, @JaimeDaGreat speaks on his recent #Covid19 scare (00:27). With the Governor of Nevada announcing a mandatory face-covering policy, the fellas speak on Las Vegas continuing to open pools and lounges (8:35) while some are planning a protest against wearing masks (13:40). As the #FourthOfJuly weekend approaches, the crew questions whether it’s appropriate to celebrate this holiday in light of certain states acknowledging #Juneteenth (18:36). They recap the latest @VerzuzTV battle between @MyFabolousLife and @Jadakiss (40:01) and discuss #KanyeWest’s latest deal with @Gap (1:04:28). Finally, the crew speaks on the backlash @VirgilAbloh received after attempting to design the cover for @RealPopSmoke upcoming album (1:23:25).

    • 1 hr 39 min
    Episode 141: Mask Shaming

    Episode 141: Mask Shaming

    Episode 141: Mask Shaming

    On this week’s episode of @RoadPodcast, the crew recap @JaimeDaGreat’s live stream birthday on @Twitch (0:50) and the Las Vegas protests on Juneteenth (07:22). They speak on the racially offensive imagery being used by #AuntJemima and sports teams like the @Indians and @Redskins (11:18) and @ShaunKing tearing down false depictions of #WhiteJesus (17:10). @DJCrooked speculates the possibilities of America being divided into separate regions determined by race (22:35) and @DJDmiles shares a recent scare with #Covid19 (47:31). The fellas discuss if socials workers and the US military could be a viable replacement for the Police (55:59) and breakdown the recent debate between @RealColeWorld and @NoNameHiding (1:22:22). Finally, the crew runs through new music by @LilBaby1, @Wale, @Anderson._Paak, @SaultGlobal, @TeyanaTaylor, @CityGirls, @Saweetie, @DuaLipa, and @BEP (1:42:47).

    • 2 hr 19 min

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220 Ratings

220 Ratings

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