Over the past 14 years the Carolina’s underground has witnessed Skinner emerge as one of the nations leading providers of the Electro Breakbeat sound. In the process, he has earned a reputation for creating a unique energy through his hard-hitting style of breaks and his ability to move the dance floor! His sets consist of all of the aspects that the Breakbeat genre has to offer but his passion lye’s in Electro. His sick track selection is only complimented by impressive technical skills…which include his DMC style cuttin and scratchin. The result of this frenzy of skill and hot track selection, is an individual who provides a sense of euphoria through sound!
This has earned him the opportunity to play all over the nation at countless events and clubs…delivering the bass and funk like only he can. Having shared the decks w/ such highly acclaimed artists as Doc Martin, Derek Carter,Terry Mullan, Hippe, Halo, Scott Henry, DJ Irene, Magic Mike, Qbert, Roc Raida, Faust & Shortee, Craze, FreakyFlow & Flipside, Keoki, Micro, Danny the Wildchild, Blueline, Uberzone, Icey, Dynamix ii, Jackyl n Hyde, Phantom 45, Soul Slinger & TC Islam, DJ Wally, Baby Anne, Simply Jeff, BassBin Twins,Hydraulix, $uperGeniu$, Autonomous Bassheads, Wolfgang Gardner, Bad Boy Bil, Spacemen, The Bass Addict, Ran D,l and almost every top act on the East Coast.
In addition to being one of the Carolina’s most requested and popular DJ’s, Skinner has also held numerous residencies at some of the most well known Underground Clubs in the Region.
You can also expect to see him droppin the dopest Electro and Bass breaks w/ his sick scratchin on his weekly radio show “Made from Scratch” featured on http://the-lost-art.com/ Every
Monday Night from 9pm until Who know’s when?!?!
He is recognized as one of the original electro breakbeat purveyor’s from the Charlotte area and his consistent effort to promote a strong Dance Community is just one of the reasons he is a beloved figure in the region.
D.J.Skinner is currently working on and releasing original material on his label Bass records and doing remix work for various other labels in the US. This combined w/ a very busy schedule of playing dates, Skinner is constantly on the go, but his love for the Electro sound and for the Underground, help him to continue being a true force in the Electro culture, and Dance community.
Party Rock – D.J.Skinner’s “Party Bass Remix” by DJSkinner
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