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Why I Stopped Making Mixtapes

People always ask me for mixtapes, for a variety of reasons – to check out my skills / style of play, sample my music collection, play at a party instead of hiring a DJ (not recommended!), because they need a fresh work-out soundtrack … and so forth. The DJ mixtape is like an audio business card. …

2016 WeddingWire™ Couples’ Choice Awards

    Many thanks to WeddingWire™ for recognizing Covenant Child Productions as one of the top Wedding DJ Entertainment providers NATIONWIDE! We couldn’t have done it without YOU, our wonderful wedding customers. Thank you for choosing our services. We love you!

The Sessions (Video Series)

I must confess that I have a ‘geeky’ appreciation for the art of DJ’ing. I get really excited when I watch talented turntablists & controllerists, with their fancy tricks & mind-blowing routines. I’ve come to realize that, when it comes to DJ’ing, there is longevity in creativity. So, I decided to become a student of …

ALL OUT 2 ! Easter 2014 Concert & Mixtape Series

Gospel Hip-Hop has really taken off over the past few years.  Thanks to the work of many trendsetters, including The Cross Movement, Da T.R.U.T.H., 116 Clique – Lecrae, Trip Lee, Tedashii, and so many more. This year, the DC – Maryland – Virginia area is catching the Gospel Hip-Hop fever as well. ALL OUT 2: A …

Thumbtack Spotlight Feature: Passion & Skills

The awesome folks at Thumbtack recently put up a sweet blog post about…your truly 🙂  It was a lovely surprise for me to find the post today. You can check it out here: http://www.thumbtack.com/spotlight/passion-and-skills/ Over the past few months, Thumbtack has been instrumental in helping me generate new leads & find new business opportunities.  I’m really impressed …

#mashupmadness – Quick Party Mix

A Quick Mix featuring some of the biggest R&B / Pop hits of recent time.  This almost qualified as a 12Trak mix, but I threw in an extra track 🙂 This was an opportunity to mix with all 4 channels, as opposed to the traditional 2-channel mixing.  It does take a bit of coordination, but …

NUMARK 4TRAK – Final Review

[EDITED JULY 19 ’13] So…barely 3 weeks, 4 gigs & 2 mixtapes in, I decided to trade in my 4Trak.  Even though I absolutely LOVED using it, I had the following issues: 1. SOFTWARE COMPATIBILITY: When my Macbook mysteriously crashed the other day & I had to scramble for a backup, it became very clear that …

NUMARK 4TRAK – Review (I)

[Review updates can be found here] So I finally gave up my rock-steady Mixdeck! It was tough seeing it go…but I’m sure it’s in good hands now 🙂 It was time to move on to something else. So, I got this: The Numark 4Trak + Kommand FX bar. A close brother of the Numark NS6, …