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  • S&S Podcast 023 - DJ Jes

    S&S Records, Inc. (and S&S Chicago, Inc.) was established in 2005 by 4-time GRAMMY® nominated producer Steve “Silk” Hurley and global DJ/Producer Shannon “DJ Skip” Syas. Merging Hurley’s worldwide commercial success and Syas’ strong global following, the dance label has become home to numerous musical greats and one of the most respected blogs / podcast on the internet. [...]

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    Steve “Silk” Hurley Now Featured on MashUpFM Worldwide

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Four-Time GRAMMY® Nominated Producer and DJ Steve “Silk” Hurley Now Featured on MashUpFM Worldwide CHICAGO, Illinois, June 1, 2016 -- In 1994, when the emerging producer, DJ and House Music Pioneer Steve “Silk” Hurley was approached by Radio Icon Tom Joyner to become his on-air mix DJ for the launch of his syndicated show, Silk was elated. But neither of them [...]

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    Celeste Alexander - &quote;I’m A Music Lover Period&quote;

    Celeste Alexander - "I’m A Music Lover Period" DJ CELESTE ALEXANDER Mix-artist from Chicago, Started in 1982 under the encouragement of Steve “Silk” Hurley, Celestethedj started learning how to mix under the tutelage of Andre Hatchett among many others. One of the first female dj’s in Chicago, she signed on with Promoter Dave Risque’ and Gucci Productions. After the first year of [...]

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    Geoffrey C - Can You Make Me A Tape

    Geoffrey C - Can You Make Me A Tape Almost everyone can remember the guy who came to the party with the best music. No matter what was playing, after his tapes started, it was always a better party. Geoffrey C is that guy. Since graduating from High School in MD, Geoffrey has been either a DJ or a producer of edit mixes/remixes for commerical radio stations, major record labels and [...]

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    Tony Technics - &quote;I Want People To Remember That I Did My Part&quote;

    Born and raised in Chicago's South West Side (Pilsen), Mr. Tony Technics began his DJ career in 97 but his love for House music began when he started listening to certain radio stations. Having Spun at many of Chicago's well known clubs and having his own show on 88.1FM WCRX, Mr. Tony Technics has done other projects such as founder of SoulJack Digital and Founder of House of Sol and Ritmo De [...]

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    Steve Miggedy Maestro - &quote;I Try Not To Get Into What Other People Say&quote;

    Steve is a 20+ year veteran of radio & DJing. He started his professional career spinning in Army clubs before he came home to Chicago in 1991. He joined WGCI alongside Mike Dunn in 1993 & quickly became the go-to guy for Club 107.5, Hot Lunch Mixes & Old School Mini-Mixes. His work has been requisitioned by Steve 'Silk' Hurley, Tom Joyner & Doug Banks. He is also syndicated [...]

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    BEAR WHO? - &quote;I'm Never Afraid Of Taking Chances&quote;

    Bear is a world renowned Dance Music artist, Producer and Dj with countless releases, fans and admiration from industry's insiders. No one else can boast the discography of hits and international acclaim like "Bear Who?". Born and raised in Chicago, music runs deep in his veins, performing for crowds for over two decades. He has touched fans throughout the world, and there is no stopping. [...]

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    Tha DJ Hi-Speed - &quote;I Don’t Ever Want To Sound Like Anybody Else&quote;

    Tha DJ Hi-Speed - "I Don’t Ever Want To Sound Like Anybody Else" Born and raised on Chicago's west side, Will Wilson a.k.a. Tha DJ Hi-Speed always had a love for music. From his grandfather who kept collections of vintage jazz to his dad who played countless hours of soul from the 60s and 70s, disco, R&B, Speed had inherited a wide knowledge of music at a very early age. Listening and [...]

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    ZEBO - &quote;We See Ourselves The Way That We Think Others See Us&quote;

    ZEBO - "We See Ourselves The Way That We Think Others See Us" Zebo packs a cut-up crateful of styles, from hip-hop and B-more to French, Electro, Disco and even a nasty snippet of a techno track or throwback freestyle gem. While this maximal approach might be increasingly common among DJs who cater to the ADD-riddled mash-up club casualties, Zebo stays head and shoulders above the rest for [...]

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    D3RKIN - &quote;When I Was Younger I Used To Get Picked On&quote;

    D3RKIN - "When I Was Younger I Used To Get Picked On" D3RKIN Chicago native has been in the scene for close to two decades playing small to large scale events. Over the years D3RKIN played alongside music industry heavy hitters Daft Punk, Derrick Carter, Roy Davis Jr., & Paul Johnson to name a few. As a producer D3RKIN's music has done well getting support from House music legends like Mark [...]

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