SXSW 2013 — Overdue update!!

Posted in GIGS on March 7, 2013 by djexpo

It’s been over a year since I last updated this blog and a lot has happened in that years time. I’ve been on the road a lot the past year and have hit up some gigs between Austin, San Antonio, Palm Springs, Chicago, New York, Berlin, Moscow, St Petersburg, Zagreb, Ljubljana, Paris, Amsterdam, Munich, San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland, and more. As you can see I’ve been real busy, between touring and working on a full-fledged website, updating this blog has taken the back burner. Anyway, just wanted to post up some SXSW info for all of you who might be checking this page… you can also check my facebook for more info at: facebook.com/expothedj

Here’s some flyers and event pages:

FRI MAR 8
SPARE FOOT PARTY
ND
501 Brushy St
Austin, TX 78702
8pm-2am

Facebook event page:
http://www.facebook.com/events/444067958996859/

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SUN MAR 8
HOPE:ReCreate ATX
Hope Gallery
1100 Baylor St.
Austin, Texas 78703
12pm-7pm

Facebook event page:
http://www.facebook.com/events/407655505991370/

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WED MAR 13
Put The Needle To The Record
Dirty Bill’s
511 Rio Grande Str
Austin, TX 78701
9pm-2am

Facebook event page:
http://www.facebook.com/events/227777564028977/

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THUR MAR 14
‘JUNKIES SPRING BREAK’ (4pm-8pm)
&
‘TWO SEVENS CLASH’ (8pm-2am)
Hudson On Fifth
301 W. 5th St
Austin, TX 78701

‘JUNKIES SPRING BREAK’ Facebook event page:
http://www.facebook.com/events/190702734387231/

‘TWO SEVENS CLASH’ Facebook event page:
http://www.facebook.com/events/531253656896421/


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FRI MAR 15
SILENT FRISCO:Austin Sessions (formely Silent Southby)
206 East 4th Street
Austin, TX 78701
10pm-7am

Facebook event page:
http://www.facebook.com/events/221045498020165/

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SAT MAR 16
Super Saturday Southby Showcase
Malverdemore info‎
400-B West 2nd Street
Austin, TX 78701
9pm-2am

Do512 event page:
http://do512.com/event/weekly/sat/march-jazztronica-saturdays

SXSW 2012

Posted in GIGS on March 11, 2012 by djexpo

Back in Austin, TX for another year of SXSW! Got a good run of gigs to share. If you’ll be in town, come out and hang at one of these nights (or all of em). Hope to see some good fam there!

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MONDAY MARCH 12

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Applied Pressure presents:
Eliot Lipp, Robot Koch, B. Bravo & The Starship Connection
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FINALS of the 2012 ATX PRODUCE INVITATIONAL
FARRIS vs. LO PHI

Alongside DJs EXPO & HOBO D

located at
ND
501 N IH 35
Austin, TX 78702

http://www.facebook.com/events/314393511950238/

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TUESDAY MARCH 13

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Night Fever! VOL XXIII
SXSW Edition

All Vinyl
All 45′s
6 Taste Makers
45 Minute Sets

featuring

J Boogie (SF) 1:15
Platurn (SF) 12:30
Jeremy Sole (LA) 11:45
DJ Sun (Houston) 11:00
DJ Expo (LA) 10:15
DJ Chorizo Funk (Austin) 9:30

Volstead Lounge
1500 East 6th
Austin TX

21+ | 9p-2a | $5 Cover

http://www.facebook.com/events/186818494754618/

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WEDNESDAY MARCH 14

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SUCIO & MAD GODS PRESENT
PURE FILTH
Release Party

w/
TITTSWORTH
DJ EXPO
DJ EXILE
DJ PNYCE
KING LOUIE

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THURSDAY MARCH 15

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Friends of Sound SXSW 2012 IN STORE
starting at approximately 12 pm

Miles Bonny (Kansas City, MO)
milesbonny.com

DJ Expo (LA, Root Down)
djexpo.com

coolhands (The New Day)
austinsoulparty.com

BSears (The New Day)
austinsoulparty.com

Akalepse (Truth and Soul)
akalepse.com

DJ Mahealani (Austin, TX)
soundcloud.com/djmahealani

Friends Of Sound Records
1704 S. Congress (Located in the Alley)
Austin, TX

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RECORD BREAKIN’ MUSIC & WEJETSET presents…

“THE 45 INVASION 2012″
12:00pm-7:00pm

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All 7″/45 rpm showcase ALL STYLES,
featuring DJs…

Chicken George (Peddlin’ Jazztronica!, Austin)
Expo (Root Down / Escapism!, Los Angeles)
J-Boogie (Dubtronic Science, San Francisco)
Junior (Record Breakin’, Philly)
King Otto (Hot Peas & Butta / Rhymesayers Radio / Universal Zulu Nation, Minneapolis)
lil’ dave (Illvibe Collective / Record Breakin’, Philly)
Platurn (The 45 Sessions, Oakland)
Skeme Richards (Section 31 / Hot Peas & Butta / Record Breakin’, Philly)
Spinnerty (Grown Kids Radio / Record Breakin’, San Francisco)
Sun (Soular Grooves, Houston)
100Proof (Members Only / Jet Set, Seattle)

DJs spinning strictly 45 RPM/7″ records — all styles!
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Loft 718
(above Silhouette Sushi)
718 Congress
Austin, TX 78701

21+
FREE!

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Red Bull Music Academy presents…

“TWO SEVENS CLASH 2012″

March 15th, 2012
9pm-2am

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All 7″/45 rpm showcase, featuring…

DJ Shortkut
http://djshortkut.com/

Along with DJs…

Platurn | http://djplaturn.com/
Skeme Richards | http://hotpeasandbutta.com/
Jaycee | http://djjaycee.tumblr.com/
E Da Boss | http://twitter.com/ericboss
Junior | http://recordbreakin.com/
Sun | http://soulargrooves.com/
Expo | http://djexpo.com/
Chorizo Funk | http://djchorizofunk.com/
100 Proof | http://dj100proof.com/

DJs spinning strictly 45 RPM/7″ records — all styles!

Hosted By: Myron Glasper of ‘Myron & E’ (Stones Throw Records)
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Hudson On Fifth
301 West 5th St.
Austin, TX

21+
FREE!

http://www.facebook.com/events/240205626068859/

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SATURDAY MARCH 17

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FRIDAY/SAT advance tickets available now :
TICKETS: www.silentfrisco.com

SILENT SOUTHBY returns to AUSTIN ENCHANTED FOREST for 3 NIGHTS of SXSW

Silent Frisco collects an epic collection of international talent including DJ Shortkut, Lyrics Born (dj set), AnTenNae, Eliot Lipp, J. Boogie, Jeremy Sole, Motion Potion, Obah, Eko, Expo, Platurn, Mancub, Nico Luminous, Senor Oz, Barney Iller & Small Change and local heroes Lance Herbstrong (dj set), Ocote Soul Sounds (dj set), DJ Manny, Orion, Chicken George, Happy James, and Sir Jackson

WHAT: Silent Southby at Austin Enchanted Forest – An after-hours, outdoor silent disco experience
WHEN: three nights during SXSW
• Sunday March 11, 2012 8pm-?
• Friday, March 16, 2012 10pm-sunrise
• Saturday, March 17, 2012 10pm-sunrise
WHERE: AUSTIN ENCHANTED FOREST – 1412 w. Oltorf @ Lamar, Austin, Tx
GENERAL INFO: www.silentfrisco.com / www.sunsetpromotions.com
PRESS INFO: Robbie Kowal / press@sunsetpromotions.com
TICKETS: These events sold out during ACL so we strongly encourage advance purchase
• $45 discount 3/night passes (limited capacity)
• $15 earlybird 1/night passes (limited capacity)
• $20 GA advance

DJ LINEUP: (listed alphabetically – all three shows):
ABSURGE (silent frisco – San Francisco)
ANTENNAE (muti music – San Francisco)
BARNEY ILLER (rebulad – New York)
DJ CHICKEN GEORGE (Austin)
DJ EKO (New York)
DJ Expo (Los Angeles)
ELIOT LIPP (Brooklyn)
HAPPY HAPPY JAMES (Austin)
LANCE HERBSTRONG (dj set – esl music, tx.)
LYRICS BORN (dj set – Oakland)
J.BOOGIE (om records – San Francisco)
JEREMY SOLE (kcrw/afrofunke – Los Angeles)
DJ MALARKEY (juke joint – Sebastopol)
DJ MANCUB (space cowboys – San Francisco)
MANEESH THE TWISTER (surya dub – San Francisco)
DJ MANNY (red bull music academy – tx.)
MOTION POTION (silent frisco – San Francisco)
NICO LUMINOUS (Los Angeles)
OCOTE SOUL SOUL SOUNDS (dj set – Austin)
OBAH (dubspot – New York)
ORION (peligrosa – Austin)
DJ PLATURN (oakland faders – Oakland)
SENOR OZ (esl music – San Francisco)
DJ SHORTKUT (triple threat djs – San Francisco)
SIR JACKSON (Austin)
SMALL CHANGE (New York)
DJ ZEPH (San Francisco)

Enchanted Forest
1412 W. Oltorf
Austin, TX

http://www.facebook.com/events/248118211936215/

Gigs This Week: Homage, Eat Your Art Out, Escapism, & MOM LA

Posted in GIGS on February 22, 2012 by djexpo

Been nonstop with me lately so haven’t had much time to update my site with gigs…. Here’s a quick run down of the next week’s worth of gigs:

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THURSDAY FEB 23rd

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EVFA & ArtDontSleep present:
Homage
Live Performances by: HYPNOTIC BRASS ENSEMBLE & PHIL COHRAN
Opening Performance by: Venice Dawn feat William Hart (Delfonics)
Main Room DJs: DJ Spinna & Lefto
Lounge DJ’s: Anthony Valadez, Expo, Seano, Rani D.
Hosted By: Azul 213

Exchange LA:
618 S. Spring Street :: Los Angeles, CA 90014 :: (213) 627-8070
21 + wiser:
Table/Bottle Service Available: ella@exchangela.com

Tickets: www.artdontsleep.com
25$ presale :: 30$ @ the door
Physical tickets can be purchased at the following two locations:
Six Hundred | 600 South Spring St. Los Angeles, CA. | 213.599.1600
The Artform Studio | 701 E 3rd St. Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA | (213) 613-1050

Peep the mix I did of for this show, available for free listening/downloading at:

http://soundcloud.com/artdontsleep/homage-iii-a-collage-of

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SATURDAY FEB 25th

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Eat Your Art Out V – Carnival After Dark
w/ DJ sets by DJ Day, DJ Mahf, and DJ Expo
plus a whole bunch of pieces from artists and more!

@Titmouse Gallery
1121 Seward St
Hollywood, CA 90038

MORE INFO AVAILABLE ON FACEBOOK AT
http://www.facebook.com/events/135587946556908/

And then later on in the night, the after party going on at Escapism:

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Escapism 4th Saturdays
w/ special guest – DJ Maseo (De La Soul)
alongside residents: Phoreyz & DJ Expo
plus special surprises in celebration of my birthday this week

@ The Blu Monkey
5521 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028
21+ | FREE

more info available at
http://fusicology.com/event/escapismmaseo

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MONDAY FEB 27th

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MOM LA (Motown On Mondays) presents:
The Champs of Soul
Stax vs Motown (Soulsville vs Hitsville – Memphis vs Detroit)
w/ special guests DJ Platurn & E Da Boss (from the 45 Sessions Crew – The Bay Area)
ALL VINYL ALL NIGHT

@ The Short Stop (in Echo Park)

more info available at:
http://fusicology.com/event/momla

JANUARY GIGS

Posted in GIGS on January 15, 2012 by djexpo

After spending a few weeks out in Texas during the holidays I’m back in LA with a lot of great things coming up for the month of January (all in LA). With so much on my plate, I’ll keep this short and to the point.

THURSDAY JAN 19
Blazing 45s
w/ Peanut Butter Wolf, Rich Medina, Shortkut, Rhettmatic, myself & more
@ The Echo
1822 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026

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MONDAY JAN 23
MOM LA (Motown On Mondays Los Angeles)
w/ Sloe Poke & special guest Scott Craig
@ The Short Stop
1455 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026

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FRIDAY JAN 27
FUZZ
w/ Daedelus, Soulmarcossa, and Strangers Family Band
@ The Echo
1822 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026

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SATURDAY JAN 28
Escapism
w/ Phoreyz & special guest Eric Coleman
@ The Blu Monkey
5521 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028

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MONDAY JAN 23
MOM LA (Motown On Mondays Los Angeles)
w/ Josh One & special guests Impala Sound Champions (Chicago)
@ The Short Stop
1455 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026

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TEXAS WINTER GIGS

Posted in GIGS on January 2, 2012 by djexpo

Hey folks!

Been overdue to update the website. Had a lot goin on through December with the holidays and travel plans. Since my last update, there’s been a new weekly party started in LA in conjunction with my folks in SF for the LA edition of Motown On Mondays. MOM LA goes down every Monday at The Short Stop in Echo Park.

But now for the main matter of business… I’ve been sepnding some time in Texas. Did a couple gigs already in San Antonio with the homie gig as well as New Years Eve in Austin. Got a few more gigs out this way in Houston and Austin before heading back home to LA. For anybody in the area that wants to meet up at one of the gigs, reach out! Here’s my rundown of gigs:

Monday, January 2nd
Rocksteady Mondays w/ DJ Sun
@ The Flat
1701 Commonwealth Street
Houston, TX 77006

Wednesday, January 4th
Rocking all 45s with DJ Sun
@ Onion Creek
3106 White Oak Dr
Houston, Texas 77007

Thursday, January 5th
@ Dirty Bill’s w/ DJ Quickdraw McGraw
511 Rio Grande
Austin, TX 78701

Friday, January 6th
Body Rock w/ DJ Chorizo Funk
@ Loft 718
718 Congress (above Silhouette Sushi)
Austin, TX, 78701

Saturday, January 7th
@ Malverde w/ DJ Chicken George
400 West 2nd Street
Austin, TX 78701

SHIFT INVASION @ ESCAPISM!!

Posted in GIGS on November 21, 2011 by djexpo

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Thanks to everyone that joined us last month for the Soundation takeover with Byze One, JFX, Sean-O and friends! This month we’re back at it with an invasion from the Shift Crew, DJ Rhettmatic of the World Famous Beat Junkies and DJ Plann.B in the mix. Sure to be another live night. We’re looking forward to seeing some familiar faces in there for the last Escapism of the year.

Escapism goes down every 4th Saturday at The Blu Monkey in Hollywood (cross streets are Hollywood and Western). Resident DJs Phoreyz and DJ Expo holding it down plus special guests every month!

Hip-Hop, Soul, Funk, Reggae, Latin, Beats, and much more!

Free street parking is available in the area and there is also Valet service available behind the venue. VALET IS $5, make sure you mention Blu Monkey.

COVER = $FREE.99
21+ w/ ID
FULL BAR

DRINK SPECIALS 9pm-11pm

Bottle Service is available, for reservations contact epanderson25@yahoo.com or 323-957-9000

ESCAPISM 2 Year Anniversary w/ THE EXTRA P

Posted in GIGS on September 15, 2011 by djexpo



ESCAPISM
2 Year Anniversary
Saturday September 24th

with the legendary
LARGE PROFESSOR

and other special guests

alongside residents
PHOREYZ & DJ EXPO

21+
Free entry
Free mix CD giveaways

located at
Blu Monkey Bar & Lounge
5521 Holywood Blvd (corner of Western)
Hollywood, CA 90028

Facebook event page:
http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=273822765980831

Thanks to everybody that made it out last month to enjoy the sounds of Jeremy Sole (KCRW/Afro Funke) and DJ Evo (Vancouver,BC). They both laid it down with a solid array of selections. We’d like to take a moment to say thanks to all of our loyal supporters over the time we’ve been in effect, it really wouldn’t be possible without all of you. Each month has been a wonderful experience and last month was no exception. We’ve been goin at this for 2 years solid now! So this month we’d like to celebrate our 2 year anniversary with a very special edition of Escapism… we’re welcoming the legendary producer/emcee Large Professor (Main Source) all the way from Queens, NY! This one is not to be missed!!!! Some other special friends and family will also be joining us in the mix as well. Sure to be one for the books! As an extra treat, we’ll be giving out newly released free mix CDs featuring a live 2×4 mix from Phoreyz and DJ Expo (recorded from a past night at Escapism). Make sure you don’t to sleep on this special treat of a night… all for no cost to get in!!

Escapism goes down every 4th Saturday at The Blu Monkey in Hollywood (cross streets are Hollywood and Western). Resident DJs Phoreyz and DJ Expo holding it down plus special guests every month!

Hip-Hop, Soul, Funk, Reggae, Latin, Beats, and much more!

Free street parking is available in the area and there is also Valet service available behind the venue. VALET IS $5, make sure you mention Blu Monkey.

DRINK SPECIALS 9pm-11pm

Bottle Service is available, for reservations contact epanderson25@yahoo.com or 323-957-9000

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