The Freestyle Takeover Podcast is a celebration of Dance Dance Revolution freestyle. It's a look back at the explosion of freestyle competitions in the SF Bay Area in the early 2000’s and a rallying point for the DDR community in 2019 and beyond.
Episode 19 (live with Bruce Leroy, 001 and DaKree)
We streamed this episode live on Twitch and broke down one of our favorite routines from MGL Evil II in 2002 - super fun and we'll plan to do more shows like it down the line! You can check out the video version here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHrKip61D-0
0:00 - Intro/how’s everyone holding up?
11:30 - MGL Evil II (2002)
17:10 - Bruce Leroy - INSERTiON routine (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7x4JpJ2EjEQ)
18:20 - Routine discussion & breakdown
26:00 - A mystery guest appears!!
01:40:50 - Ryan’s FST signoff and thoughts on the last couple years
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01:00 - New Decade thoughts/Clash of the Valkyries recap
18:45 - Dancerush Stardom freestyle recap
59:00 - DDR A20 freestyle recap
DRS playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuFQaJBJ3L8DgL9L-HHCfudJHNC4O_gel
A20 playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuFQaJBJ3L8A8DllUzBr3LKEFvAJELzOZ
Available on the following platforms as well!
Episode 17 (feat TeamKhris)
TeamKhris joins us on Miami time to talk over his DDR history, his motivation to keep freestyling and his involvement in the FGC! We also cover the performances in our latest remote event: Cyber Cypher 4! A super fun episode with a fantastic guest. \0/
Cyber Cypher 4 playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuFQaJBJ3L8AuN0o1XYEjelu2L9Y2chZP
CC4 results: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1eXAymk_Bh0NCCk8eutfjhUUTA_qbvhCyTNoBMkMx9q8/edit?usp=sharing
TeamKhris's Jam Jam Reggae back when he was 14!
@yunddr's Endymion performance for the R1 remote event! 🤯 https://twitter.com/yunddr/status/1198554903297183744
Episode 16 (feat. DaKree)
We continue our conversation with international freestyle superstar DaKree in episode 16 to learn all about his recent trip to Japan, the arcade culture there and his experience at the massive DDR performance festival Nagopafo 🇯🇵🎉 An eye opening episode!
Thanks to @Attackthemusic for our intro and outro!
Full Nagopafo playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbbB1MqODVjtXlwrARLaiZ2nLOmZdO0VR
DaKree - Heatstroke: https://www.youtube.com/watch?list=PLbbB1MqODVjtXlwrARLaiZ2nLOmZdO0VR&time_continue=1&v=j02S7TyGuy4
Si-MoNe-Ta Mankai - Beach Side Bunny - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5GaZS7CLkzI&list=PLbbB1MqODVjtXlwrARLaiZ2nLOmZdO0VR&index=33&t=1s
Meriko - You Are a Star: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ZnbjgLThro&list=PLbbB1MqODVjtXlwrARLaiZ2nLOmZdO0VR&index=3&t=1s
Jizou - Night of Nights (voted best in show): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-TVCP7GdQ3k
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Episode 15 (feat. DaKree)
We're joined by special guest DaKree for a full episode on Infinity Stage 2019! Tune in to hear the impressions the event left on us and our thoughts on the Dancerush Stardom + DDR A20 freestyle competitions that went down that Friday night!
01:50 - Cyber Cypher 4 announcement
02:50 - Infinity Stage thoughts
17:30 - Dancerush Stardom freestyle recap
49:30 - DDR A20 freestyle recap
DRS playlist: https://bit.ly/33vLzd4
DDR A20 playlist: https://bit.ly/305KoyW
DADDY666's ISSJ recap: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-Fwt2eqQnU
Thanks to @AttackTheMusic for our intro & outro 🙏
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We got a full squad in the house to talk DRS + A20 predictions for Night in Motion at Infinity Stage, recap DDR Extreme freestyle results from DDR Storm at #CEO2019 and answer questions on judging differences across regions and seeing another player pick your song on tournament day! Enjoy the show! 🎧
02:15 - Night in Motion
17:45 - Upcoming freestyle event in New Zealand!
19:00 - DDR freestyle @ DDR Storm
48:40 - Listener questions
DDR Storm freestyle playlist:
Full details for Infinity Stage in San Jose:
Thanks to @AttackTheMusic for our intro & outro!
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