California Native: MILES MEDINA / 24 Feb
Mention the name Miles Medina in the nightlife industry and just about everyone will tell you he’s everything you could look for in a DJ. A talented, humble, and passionate individual that loves music and will do everything in his power to make sure people go home with a smile on their face. The Bay Area native started to gain interest in DJ’ing at the young age of 10. A few years later, Miles began to make a name for himself in the bay area battle scene by entering DJ competitions and woo’ing audiences with his second to none routines. Recently, Miles gained domestic notoriety by winning one of the Beezo Battle competitions in Los Angeles, California.In 2010, Miles joined forces with another local favorite DJ, Panic City to create Urfriends. A 2×4 wrecking machine that brings a unique and energetic dimension to the nightlife experience. Time and time again, its proven that anything Miles puts his hands on turns to gold. Call him whatever you want: a musical genius, a whiz kid or simply someone that was born to be a DJ. A technical mastermind on the turntables with the willingness to bring world class talent to a dance floor near you. Miles Medina baby.
Reppin’ San Fran: PANIC CITY / 3 Mar
Nic Magbanua is a DJ/producer residing in the Bay Area. He first got his start DJing San Francisco clubs, but quickly hopped on the producer train as a self-taught musician.
His natural talents quickly shone through and he was signed by Dim Mak Records. His original releases, single “Bang Bang” and EP Up All Night have been supported by Diplo, Steve Aoki, Tiesto, David Guetta, Pete Tong & more.
Panic City has also crushed a handful of official remixes for premiere artists like Diplo, Steve Aoki, Tove Lo and Syn Cole.
Straight from Cebu: TONY ARZADON / 10 Mar
Tony Arzadon was born in Cebu PH and raised in Chicago, the birthplace of house music. Tony’s passion for music transpires from generations in his family blood line. Known for his sexy big room house, future bass trap and hip hop sounds with high a intensity performance on stage, earning himself an impeccable 200+ gigs a year including residencies in Las Vegas, Chicago, San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Atlantic City.
In the past decade, life as a touring DJ inspired him to go beyond his musical boundaries of Electronic Dance Music, including genres like trap hip hop into Pop Culture, producing countless Remixes and bootlegs for Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, Pitbul, Enrique Iglesias, Justin Timberlake and Taylor Swift.
San Diego in the house: DJ DYNAMIQ / 17 Mar
With residencies at top-notch San Diego, California nightclubs including Fluxx, Parq, Sevilla Nightclub, Sidebar, F6ix, and AD, DJ Dynamiq is steadily climbing the rungs of his industry. Performances alongside Drake, Nas, Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, Kendrick Lamar, Wiz Khalifa, 2 Chainz, Redman & Method Man, Juicy J, Fat Joe, The Game, Travis Barker, Waka Flocka and Ty Dolla Sign have made him a mainstay at local Hip-Hop music events, but his expertise extends into many genres. Known as the Open Format Assassin, Dynamiq is also well-versed in EDM, Top 40, Latin, Classic Throwbacks, and much more – making him one of the few true open-format club DJs in the country. In fact, his depth of knowledge has allowed him to share turntables with acts like DJ Jazzy Jeff, Deorro, DJ Khaled, Lil Jon, and T-Pain. Additionally, Dynamiq stays busy doing corporate events nationwide with gigs for Coca-Cola & Disneyland under his belt. Gearing up for national bookings, DJ Dynamiq is currently celebrating his appointment as the official DJ of the SF 49ers this upcoming season.
Fresh from San Francisco Bay: DJ J ESPINOSA / 24 Mar
Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, J Espinosa began perfecting his craft at the age of 14. In 2001, at the age of 17, he made his radio DJ debut on Wild 94.9/KYLD San Francisco, and shortly after that became the youngest DJ to hold down a full time mixshow at the time. Fast forward to today, J.Espinosa has become one of the most listened to and influential DJs that the San Francisco Bay Area has seen in quite a while.
Not only does J. hold down 2 number one radio mixshows in the San Francisco Bay Area market, J. has also taken on the role of producer, who’s work can be heard in every nightclub, mixshow and mixtape, via many other influential DJs and celebrities across the country.
J. Espinosa keeps the dancefloors packed, radios blaring, and ears ringing every night of the week. Any style, any genre, any club, any task is simple and by far acheivable for the fact that J Espinosa’s career has always been based on two things… QUALITY and SKILL, making him one of the most sought after and seasoned DJs to come out of the Bay Area.