I recently took a trip out to LA to dj a party in the “Hills” and here are some pics from the weekend.  I had a great time and I met some great people.  I have to say, I have not djed a party that live in awhile…

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Always a treat, we stayed at The Standard in Downtown LA.  I really can’t imagine staying anywhere else, this place has it all….from partying, to good looking people, to just a really insane atmosphere that makes you feel like a rockstar.

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Our first stop was FatBeats on Melrose Ave.  I had to go ahead and take a pic in the infamous Dj Booth (what dj would’nt?) Man, I would love to dj in there for an event one day…so much history in that record shop.  It didn’t hurt that J Dilla’s (RIP) dj was in there playing jam after jam…real cool cat, I wish I could do that all day.

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Our next stop was The Hundreds, one of my favorite brands, as well as one of my favorite blogs.  Bobby and Ben Hundreds are a perfect example of a successful duo that run a dope street clothing store.  This was my first visit, of many…I hope.

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I can’t remember the name of this restaurant, but the Sushi and Sake was off the hook.  My boy (travel buddy and fellow dj) RedSoda introduced me to a gang of cool peeps from LA and also a couple from Houston that traveled to LA for the weekend.

If you get a chance, check out Purplestuff TV.  Its a online sketch comedy show created by my boy Brandon (he is on the top far right, ironically, wearing a purple shirt).  Just imagine The Chappelle Show meets SNL, the best of both worlds, its a good look.

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The main party was something out of a movie or one of these TV shows where everyone looks rich and crispy.  I had the best time djing for these people. They seemed to dance to everything I played, and most important of all….they kept my cup full. The view is unlike anything I have ever seen, or unlike any foreground I have ever djed in….a great experience.

Shout out to my boy Dj Kion for bringing the equipment, and for putting down a dope mix as well.

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Another view from the house…like I said, crazy scenery!

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Although I didn’t get to do a whole lot of sight seeing, every time I hang out on the roof top of The Standard, that just seems to give me all I need.  This is another place than I need a gig in LA.  With the cool weather, plentiful drinks, and pretty women….my job as a dj comes easy.  Its just the soundtrack to the easy life.