BY Audrey Cerchiara
on Sep 18, 2014
We are heading to Brooklyn for this awesome multi-media event: open wine bar, DJ sets, live performance, and art! Hosted by Late Bloomers, a "consortium of community minded music and art industry professionals," all proceeds of the event will go to the New York City Urban Debate League - good folks who are preparing the next generation to think critically and speak strongly. Get through the end of the work week with DJ Kitty Cash's chill mixtapes and we'll see you in Williamsburg on Friday!
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BY Amy Zimmerman
on Jan 11, 2013
Hey, got any cool plans tonight? Even if you do, you should probably cancel, 'cause this is way cooler. Superchief Gallery is celebrating its move to the Lower East Side with a big ol’ opening party at its Clinton Street location. The flyers are boasting a bunch of DJ sets as well as a live performance by Respect. Even better, the long list of featured artists includes some super skilled ladies. Heather Benjamin, the author and illustrator of the comic Sad People Sex, has two pieces in the show. Read More
BY Amy Bucknam
on Sep 13, 2012
Kreayshawn is back with another single from her latest album, Somethin ‘Bout Kreay, dropping Tuesday, September 18, and her track sends its message out loud and clear: Twerk it.
Premiering on Rolling Stone today, the Oakland rapper's latest track, “Twerkin!!!” is a booty poppin’ anthem that features a couple of BUST’s favorite boys, Philly-based DJ Diplo and flamboyant rapper Sissy Nobby. Read More
BY Intern Christina
on Jun 12, 2012
Last week the DJ saved my lunch. Which, in turn, probably saved my life from a lifetime of bad burgers. On my typical nine-to-five, I duck out for a salad and promptly return to glue myself to a computer chair. Last week I had the pleasure of meeting up to interview my favorite DJ, Samantha Duenas, better known as SoSuperSam, at Shake Shack to experience the ultimate lunch break experience. Sam gave me some food for thought on what DJing is all about, which coast has the better burger, and reinventing the wheel. Yeah, it got pretty intellectual. Read More
BY Intern Christina
on May 22, 2012
It's been a long time since the days of Salt & Pepa, with their trusty DJ Spinderella bringing it on the turntables. But female DJs are still bringing it hard, with one of my favorites spinning right now being DJ SoSuperSam. Her off-the-tables name is Samantha Duenas. You might know her from a couple different projects, as she is kind of a Jill of all trades. She worked publicity in LA and frequently guest blogs around the internet about all things style. Most recently, she's been on tour as Childish Gambino's (Donald Glover, or Troy on Community) trusty DJ. Read More
BY Ivanna Avalos
on Apr 19, 2012
If you’re in the know with the going-ons of the New York City nightlife then you’re probably familiar with DJ Venus X. Maybe you heard her DJ at Fashion Week last fall or dance your ass off at her GHE20G0TH1K parties. I personally saw the light when BUST Crafty lady Callie passed along one of DJ Venus X’s mixes.
The 25-year-old Dominican-Ecuadorian DJ from Manhattan, born Jazmin Venus Soto, first gained attention after hosting GHE20GOTH1K with best friend Shayne Oliver, who designs Hood by Air. Read More
on Mar 04, 2011
Shake your groove thang at The Anchor next Thursday, March 10th from 9pm-2am with The Groove Radio -- the longest running, most popular R&B/soul podcast on the internet since 2003! DJs Lil Ray and Suzy Chase will be spinning the funkiest tunes from the 1970s to today, so get ready to get down (and pick up a free copy of BUST Magazine while you're at it!). Read More