From Soviet funk to a NYC DJ school and Playground: meet Ma Sha

At a time when the world can seem over-saturated with DJs, here’s a different take – teach more, mix more, and don’t forget breakdancing to old Soviet funk records. We have a chat with Russian-born, NYC-based Ma Sha. If collective action is part of DJ life in 2019, Ma Sha (aka Maria Koblyakova) is … […]

Self care in the music business: reflections from Frankie of Discwoman

We talk a lot about survival tips for the music industry, but rarely does that get into the personal. So the moment is right for Discwoman’s Frankie Decaiza Hutchinson to tackle music’s greatest obstacle: ourselves.

Peter Kirn - March 5, 2019

Watch Sweater Beats discover bass sounds with Output’s Substance

Brooklyn Beatmaker Sweater Beats is one of those people doing some seriously fresh production. Here, he gets his hands on Output’s Substance instrument.

Peter Kirn - July 7, 2017

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