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Shop Talk: DJ Layne Luv Chops It Up With Cas Metah Of The Scribbling Idiots

Brace your ears as I chop it up wit Cas Metah of the Scribbling Idiots. This interview is RAW! As in Raw Audio! Listen as Layne & Cas take it straight to the tape and go in about his life in Greenfield OH right outside of C...
by Layne Luv


Shop Talk: DJ Layne Luv Chops it up with Scoob Da Dawg

There is a lot of work involved when it comes to breaking a new rap artist. Being in the business for over 20 years, I have several primary reasons Hip-Hop artists don’t make it today…lack of work ethic and they are...
by Layne Luv


Positive K is “Makin It Happen” Interview by DJ Layne Luv

If I could describe 2016 in the entertainment world, I would quote Charles Dickens in The Tale of Two Cities “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” We lost Prince, Maurice White of EWF, Natalie Cole,...
by Layne Luv



A gentle GIANT: The legend of DJ Tall Paul by Delayne Whiteside

  In the Hip Hop world there are many legends mentioned when it comes to DJing. New York city is home to a lot of those names. Names like DJ Kool Herc, Afrika Bambaata, Grand Master Flash, and DJ Hollywood will forever be ...
by AvianD


Bingo Is His Name by DJ Layne Luv

It’s cool when you get to blog about people from your hometown, but when they are your former high school classmate it’s a plus! Wayne Ford better known as Bingo has been in the rap game for quite sometime, but unli...
by Layne Luv