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I Wish I Had More Room (Wes Smith’s Freebass Mashup) by Tom Booze, The Alkaholics, & Skee-Lo

Check out this week’s Freebass Mashup of “I Wish I Had More Room” by Tom Booze, The Alkaholics, & Skee-Lo!

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It’s Wes Smith Yo! @ Rhino Love (San Francisco) February 11th, 2017

The Dusty Rhino is coming out of holiday hibernation ready to spread more love, art and amazing music. Bring those big hearts and dancing shoes and get ready to show Cupid how Valentine’s Day is done.

With Wes Smith, Alvaro Bravo (Dusty Rhino), Clarkie (Dusty Rhino), DJ Dane (Dusty Rhino), NUGZ (Dusty Rhino), ShOOey (Space Cowboys), Eric Riggsbee (FAULTLINE), Deckard (Space Cowboys), Ding Dong (Brass Tax), Lushbunny (NUTZ- LA) & Mystik (The Loomii).

Related links: [Facebook Event Page] [Tickets] [Dusty Rhino]

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Punks BBQ Beats feat. Heavy Hitters from Stanton Warrior’s Punks Music

Summer jam after summer jam for the bbq lifestyle.  Check out some new and re-release tracks including Techwerk a favorite from my Cali Cuts EP.  
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The compilation also includes a whole lot of other gems all wrapped up in one slow cooked package from my friends Marten HorgerBass KlephWuki, Pirate Jams, Bombo Rosa, Plump DJs, Jamie George, Skapes, Stanton Warriors, Nixon, 601, Mafia KissBeatslappaz, UFO Project & SPEAK1200.

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The Wes Smith Variety ShYo Episode #12 w/ Special Guest Eric Riggsbee [Part 2 of 2]

The Variety ShYo is based in San Diego, CA. I talk with real people I’ve met through the music business, about real things, in real time, with no edits.

Today’s guest is Eric Riggsbee a Breaks vet of nearly 20 years, Eric Riggsbee embodies one third of Faultline – a Breaks party originating in Oakland, CA that now takes place in San Francisco at Underground SF. FAULTLINE includes two other veteran DJs, Justin Johnson and DJ 138.

Stay classy, Yo!

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It’s Wes Smith Yo! Talking DJ Workflow w/ DJ Times @ DJ Expo, Atlantic City

Hey hey everyone, this Wednesday (2016-08-17) I’ll be a panelist @ the DJ Times DJ Expo in Atlantic City.  Going to be a blast mingling with new peeps and nerding out out DJ stuff.  Come check me out along with a bunch of other fun talent, and get a Yo Yo too;)  Official info below>>>

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DJ Times first presented DJ Expo in 1990—and, ever since, the show has continued to define the industry. With a program that includes 25 educational seminars, an exhibit hall full of top gear, and three evenings of sponsored events, DJ Expo remains the industry’s longest-running trade show.

Related Links: [Facebook] [Website] [Register]

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The Wes Smith Variety ShYo Episode #12 with Special Guest Eric Riggsbee [Part 1 of 2]

The Variety ShYo is based in San Diego, CA. I talk with real people I’ve met through the music business, about real things, in real time, with no edits.

Today’s guest is Eric Riggsbee a Breaks vet of nearly 20 years, Eric Riggsbee embodies one third of Faultline – a Breaks party originating in Oakland, CA that now takes place in San Francisco at Underground SF. FAULTLINE includes two other veteran DJs, Justin Johnson and DJ 138.

Stay classy, Yo!

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London Town by White Riots (Wes Smith’s Califunkya Remix)

Hey all, totally stoked on this jam…yes, the remixes of White Riot’s LondonTown on InBeatWeTrust Music are out now, including 3 wicked remixes by myself, Rico Tubbs & Terry Hooligan, OutSelect & Joe C. With genres ranging from classic electro & breakbeat style, garage and future bass/breaks, this is sure to bang the box.

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Massive support from: Dub Pistols, Jay Cunning, Aphrodite, DJ Icon, Se7en Deadly Breaks, Beat Assassins, Beatslappaz, Far Too Loud, B-Phreak & more!

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It’s Me Yo & a CRAZY list of talent @ Electric Love Music Festival, British Columbia, Canada (July 29th – Aug 1st)

I’m really getting psyched for my return to the Electric Love Music Festival.  I’ll be there all 4 days this year so I’ll really get to enjoy the outdoors and spend more time hanging out with friends.

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This year I’m also taking some time to road trip and check out a few of the amazing scenes along the route from San Diego to Canada…Cheam, Agassiz to be precise.  Here’s a peep of one of my favorite spots on the trip so far.

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If you are interested in other things I’ve uncovered, I will probably make a post after the journey, but in the meantime check my Instagram & Facebook for some randomness on the #RoadToELF.   If you are headed there, Hashtag it up my friend;) Otherwise, the official Event info is below.

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We are very excited to announce next year’s Electric Love! Take in the fresh mountain air, dance freely in the pristine forests and feel the power and clarity of PK Sound and Funktion-One!

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Camp under the stars with your friends & family and watch local talent and world renowned DJ’s coupled with amazing creative custom visuals that will be sure to delight the sense’s and lift the spirit. This action packed, four day transformational festival will feature live music, custom art installations, educative workshops and a variety of facilitated meditations, movement learning and healing events.

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Electric Love is completely devoid of corporate sponsorship and is dedicated to social, cultural and ecological innovation through creative process. We facilitate forward and critical thinking cultural experiences that emphasize the intersection of sound, design and technology in artistic forms. Festival goers are asked to commit in the same regard by leaving no trace behind.

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All are welcome at Electric Love Music Festival. Affordable ticket prices and a welcoming and open environment make all feel at home. Get deeply connected with the people, the land & the music. Please join us at Electric Love Music Festival 2016, for one magical weekend of musical expression that will leave you with a deeper awareness of your soul!

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Related Links: [Website] [Tickets]

The Wes Smith Variety ShYo Episode #11 w/ Special Guest Alex Dias (Sychosis) [Part 2 of 2]

The Variety ShYo is based in San Diego, CA. I talk with real people, about real things, in real time, with no edits.

Episode #11 includes special guest Alex Diaz from San Francisco. SYCHOSIS aka Alexander Dias has been involved in music from a very young age. Trained classically he toured Europe and North America as part of a boys choir from the ages of 11 to 17. He has spent more then a decade as a part of San Francisco’s thriving Electronic Music scene. In the last few years he has seen a steady rise as his music has caught the attention of the likes of Stanton Warriors, The Crystal Method, Reid Speed, Wuki and Marten Hørger. He has also received press from The Nest HQ, This Song Slaps and Discobelle. As a writer for Insomniac.com, the editorial arm of the massive event production company, he heads up coverage for the Discovery Project. He has also interviewed the likes of Motez, Kidnap Kid and Gorgon City.

Artist links:
[Soundcloud] [Facebook] [Twitter] [Writing w/ Insomniac] [YouTube Episode]

Join the Yo! List Here: Yo! List

The Wes Smith Variety ShYo Episode #11 w/ Special Guest Alex Dias (Sychosis) [Part 1 of 2]

The Variety ShYo is based in San Diego, CA. I talk with real people, about real things, in real time, with no edits.

Episode #11 includes special guest Alex Diaz from San Francisco. SYCHOSIS aka Alexander Dias has been involved in music from a very young age. Trained classically he toured Europe and North America as part of a boys choir from the ages of 11 to 17. He has spent more then a decade as a part of San Francisco’s thriving Electronic Music scene. In the last few years he has seen a steady rise as his music has caught the attention of the likes of Stanton Warriors, The Crystal Method, Reid Speed, Wuki and Marten Hørger. He has also received press from The Nest HQ, This Song Slaps and Discobelle. As a writer for Insomniac.com, the editorial arm of the massive event production company, he heads up coverage for the Discovery Project. He has also interviewed the likes of Motez, Kidnap Kid and Gorgon City.

Artist links:
[Soundcloud] [Facebook] [Twitter] [Writing w/ Insomniac] [YouTube Link]

Join the Yo! list here: YO LIST