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FDBK Ep. 013 – DJ Orion Does And Plays It All

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DJ Orion, Master General of the DJ Collective Peligrosa, talks about: How he started DJing and his roots in the Latin culture His DJing style and his process when rocking a crowd Peligrosa, its inception, the members and their style Click here to watch the City of Austin announces Peligrosa Day (butchering their names) and they do a short performance of ...

FDBK Ep. 012 – ulovei and ulovesxsw

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Miguel Angel a.k.a. photographer/DJ ulovei talks about: His background as a photographer and his business model His experience as a DJ including song requests Tips, advice and recommendations for SXSW (Check rsvpster.com for SXSW info. Register for $30-$40 and they’ll RSVP you to everything) Find out about all the cool (unofficial) parties happening during SXSW (with RSVP links) from insiders. ...

FDBK Ep. 011 – Mike Swing and Protege Go Way Bak

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Jason Hernandez a.k.a. DJ Protege and Michael Williams a.k.a. DJ Mike Swing talk about: How they started DJing: radio debut, the origin of their DJ name, their 1st gig, Red Fez and Barcelona Their different styles of DJing Their take on song requests and crowd pleasing Stories from back in the days KrackerNutzz, Booth Pimps and New Jack Swing Keep up ...

FDBK Ep. 010 – Sunday Funday With J and Angela

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Angela Reyes, who conducts the interview for The FeedBak, and J to talk about the phenomenon that is Sunday Funday: Their definition of that infamous day The main circuit/ritual of Sunday Funday The experts and the noobs We also talk about branching out, breaking that ritual to explore new places in town  Please share, comment, and let me know what ...

FDBK Ep. 009 – Feel The Energy With Riders Against The Storm

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Dynamic duo Chaka and Qi a.k.a. Riders Against The Storm (RAS) and 2/3 of Body Rock talk about: How they met and got started as community organizers and comedians then became Riders Against The Storm The RAS style: the fashion, the music, the Masters of Ceremony, the message and philosophy Body Rock, the monthly dance party every 1st Friday at ...

FDBK Ep. 008: Bar Etiquette Pt. 2 With Michelle and Dacia

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Bartenders Michelle Hill from StarBar on West 6th and Dacia Branch from Bungalow on Rainey Street talk about: How and why they started bartending and walk down memory lane Their pet-peeves as bartenders along with stories Bartending techniques Tips on how to get a hook at the bar  Be sure to go visit them at these bars and most importantly: ...

FDBK Ep. 007: Go Go Garcia Keeps Going

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Jose Garcia a.k.a. DJ Go Go Garcia talks about: How he got started DJing with House and Techno (as a Hip Hop head) and where the name Go Go Garcia comes from. His thoughts regarding song requests. How he developed Sundays at Dirty Bills. His Off The Wall event along with DJ Bird Peterson for vinyl enthusiasts and Service Industry people. ...

FDBK Ep. 006: Melissa Hess And The Going Out Process

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Melissa Hess, NOLA native, Social Media guru, PR/Marketing expert, and founder of Connected By talks about: How she got started in the promotion/marketing business How she gets ready before going out, including tips and advice How to deal with going out in groups Keep up with Melissa on Twitter, on Facebook. Here is a link to the Facebook campaign she used ...

FDBK Ep. 005: DJ Mel, The President’s DJ

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One of Austin’s favorite DJs, DJ Mel, talks about: His passion for music and what led him to DJing How Nasty’s started His take on song requests His experience DJing for President Obama Be sure to go check him out at Nasty’s (36th/Guadeloupe) every Monday. E-mail your name at getmeindog@djmel.com for free entry for 11pm. Follow him on Twitter at @djmel, ...

FDBK Ep. 004: Bar Etiquette With Lauren

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Lauren McKenzie, bartender at Brew Exchange, talk about: How she started bartending and her passion for it. What is proper bar etiquette? Her pet-peeves. Do’s and don’ts. What she sees from behind the bar. She is leaving for Australia soon and would like to thank the staff of Brew Exchange and all the people she’s worked with. Come party with her ...

Wisdom of a Drunk Man

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I was just sitting down at a table at Bungalow and this dude comes to sit next to me. I had no idea who he was or what he wanted. All I knew is that he was way past drunk. Have you ever been near someone so drunk, you can actually feel it even though you’re dead sober? Well, that ...

FDBK Ep. 003: Mr. Chris “Globetrotter” Daus

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Former manager of Six Lounge and Hangar Lounge, Chris Daus, talks about: How he got in the bar business back in Seattle and his move to Austin. The ups and downs of bar management Back from his 5-month trip to Europe, we talk about the differences between European bars and Austin bars. Played a game of Instant FeedBak Here’s a ...

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