Started DJ'n in '83 - House Parties & Backyard Events. Later to wear many hats as DJ, Beatmaker, Producer & Party Host. His goal is to become the HipHop "Tollbridge" to stardom from the first level.
"I love teaching the fundamentals to upcoming entertainers."
600+ shows & 5 groups later, seasoned with rule #4080, Igor Beatz presses forward to be the Principle of the first Bay Area HipHop University & hold the World Record for the Most Underground Showcases.
Currently holds the longest running open mic showcase in the whole Bay Area. Holds the record for putting the most artists (42) on in one night. Co-Founder of Baylife Entertainment & Founder of Bottom Of Tha Bassment Productions. Big Uncle of the Bay Area Underground Showcases.
"I keep a show on deck because I believe one of my family members is gonna break the scene & bring it back to the West Coast."
Muzikmann Ouma, the squarest DJ in the Land! 30 years of hip hop experience. Original DJ of the legendary rap group The Coup back in 1988.
Owner/CEO of Tight Fade Entertainment. Currently DJing All Over the Bay Area & beyond. An original vinyl pioneer, specializing in Old-School & the musical edutainment of the masses.
"It's the Tightfade Takeover"
"Every day's a blessing. Be thankful!"
Born as Tre'cee T. Artis (July 28th 1992) in Buffalo, New York, where he spent the first 12 years of his life.
"As a kid I enjoyed recording mix-tapes from the radio, writing lyrics, beat-boxing, & table knocking."
In 2004, he moved to Anchorage, Alaska for 4 years, where he was exposed to many forms of diversity and learned different people's taste in music. In 2008, he moved again to the small town of Bangor, Maine, where he learned about all the club, dance, pop, and dub-step genres/scenes. He made his DJ debut at the age of 15, spinning for school dances, weddings, special events, performances, and clubs through his DJ service METNTMUSIC. METNTMUSIC was a team of 4 DJs (DJ Assassin, DJV, DJ TEDDYB and DJTNT).
He then moved across the country to further his musical knowledge and experience. He now resides in the Bay Area, CA.
"One of the greatest places to live for diversity in music and creativity.
In the Bay Area, I promote Bay Area Hip Hop & Rap Artists through Thizzler On The Roof Entertainment. I attend open mics around the Bay to support/encourage artists who have a passion for what they do to keep striving. I have a passion for mixing music and finding out the different outcomes and vibes. I currently have my dream job of being an Online Radio Personality/DJ."
Upcoming Bay Area DJ, DJ G.A.D.D. keeps you in the mix with everything from Rock-N-Roll to Trap. DJing all over the Bay Area from youth functions to corporate events.