TMG Exclusive Interview With Upcoming Radio DJ: Meet DJ SHiNEONE

TMG Exclusive Interview With Upcoming Radio DJ :





DJ SHiNEONE is a young and talented DJ that has an incredibly diversified and unique style when he mixes . His main focus is exposing the similarities in music from different cultures and genres worldwide . SHiNE has had an extremely successful career so far. He has also had the opportunity to broadcast on numerous radio stations both web based and on the local FM Radio . SHiNE launched his Dj career in the year of 2014 and he has long been going strong ever since. Initially he was an IT major, yet was put into a position in which radio was his only source of income to support himself. From there on, he has been a sensation.

Let’s Get Started:

  1. What year did you start Djing?

I started DJing around 2014.


  1. Who or what influenced you to become a DJ?

I’ve had big names around me from the Jamaican DJ scene, such as DJ WAHWA, DJ KENNY, STEELYBASHMENT and many more.


  1. How long did it take for you to master the skill of Djing?

I wouldn’t say I’m a master, there’s still a lot for me to learn but about 2 months for Serato DJ.


  1. Which DJ technique is better, spinning records or using a virtual software program? Why?

Virtual DJ programs opens up a whole new world of creativity, your records are all at your fingertips for rapid selections also the audio quality is 2nd to none.


  1. What is the most frustrating thing about being a DJ?

For me is being original and finding tracks that cross over into different genres.


  1. What is one mistake that you see a lot of up and coming DJs making?

They try to copy the DJ they idolize style but never try to create and find their own.


  1. What is one track that never gets old for you no matter how many times you hear it?

 Charley Black – Party Animal 😎.


  1. Besides the re-verb, which effect is your favorite?

 Reggae Air Horn.


  1. Who is your favorite DJ?

DJ WAHWA (Retired DJ)


  1. How do you juggle your everyday life with your radio show life?

Radio is life, so my everyday life gets juggled around it 😏.


  1. The first time you did a radio show, what were your thoughts?

I had 2 Days to learn the system and Go live on 93.5FM, King And Queen Radio and Brooklynstation, let’s just say I was lost.


  1. Is Djing everything that you expected it to be?

It’s way more than I expected.


  1. What is one pro and con about being a DJ?

Being new and spontaneous.


  1. What kind of equipment do you use?

I started out on the Pioneer 900s (a classic) then I went to The Pioneer DDJ SR controller but now I’m experimenting with the Denon MX8000


  1. Outside of DJing, how do you like to spend your free time?

I’m a web developer/part time coach.


  1. What advice would you give an aspiring DJ?

Get into a radio scene whether internet or FM. The same effort you put into uploading on SoundCloud, can also be put into a radio platform.


  1. How can people get in contact with you?



Hope you enjoyed our exclusive interview with DJ SHiNEONE, don’t let it end here…

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