The legendary Beat Junkies DJ crew announce confirmed dates for the European leg of their 20th anniversary tour.
In marking their 20-year, the super group is touring the world bringing their unique and unparalleled performance straight to their fans from continent to continent.
The Beat Junkies, internationally recognized as an unparalleled musical phenomenon, innovated an original DJ artform that continues to entertain and inspire all realms of the music sphere.
The World Famous Beat Junkies | DJ Babu
This crew of DJ virtuosos is comprised of nine accomplished musicians: J.Rocc, DJ Curse , Rhettmatic, Babu, Melo-D, “DJ What?!”, Mr. Choc, and Shortkut. Stemming from various mobile DJ units throughout Los Angeles County and the Bay Area, these artists came together in the early ’90s, and introduced a masterful musical style that transformed the DJ artform throughout the world.
Talented veterans in creating original compositions, the Beat Junkies introduced their unique DJ forte to audiences on every continent. Their signature music formula, which has become internationally labeled as the “Beat Junkie Style”, encompasses a practice that takes years to attain.
The World Famous Beat Junkies | DJ Rhettmatic
The practice of precision, along with a driving imagination to create music incorporating the DJ techniques such as the blend and the scratch, have become the main factors in defining their distinguished expertise. Success has surrounded the Beat Junkies since the start of the new millennium.
In 2001, Beat Junkie artists, J.Rocc, Rhettmatic and Babu completed an eight-week, 45-city tour throughout the United States, in which they showcased their turntable expertise of combining creativity and skilled precision to invent explosive musical compositions.
The Beat Junkies | 20th Anniversary Show
This heavily documented tour, entitled “Word-of-Mouth”, featured internationally acclaimed artists, including Jurassic 5, Dilated Peoples and MC Supernatural. “Word-of-Mouth” proved to be one of the most highly anticipated tours in 2001, with 90% of the show’s concert venues filled to maximum capacity. The House of Blues – Los Angeles and New Orleans, the legendary Fillmore – San Francisco, and Irving Plaza – New York, all housed sold-out crowds that greatly added to the tour’s high level of intensity and energy.
Nonetheless, DJ Curse, is one of the original Beat Junkies, the man who started this crew, along with J Rocc way back when they met at the opening of “Funky Town Records,” Torrance, CA in the Summer of 1991. What up KWAN! Curse’s career spans the infancy of Block Rockin Hip-Hop in the early 80’s to the Generation of DJ’s rockin parties World Wide. He along with the art continues 2 evolve as he tours around the world.
This event is highly recommended by Digital in Berlin! We are giving away 2 x 2 tickets. Just send an e-mail to email@example.com with “Beat Junkies” as the subject.
The World Famous Beat Junkies feat. MC Rakaa
Support Djs: Rolle, Stoned Fingers and many more
Saturday, 25 August 2012 | 23:00 CET
Cassiopeia | Revaler Str. 99 | 10245 Berlin/Friedrichshain