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FDBK Ep. 073 – Let’s Feed The Bak (with questions) with J, Angela, and Charmai

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/thefeedbak/FDBK_073-Lets_Feed_The_Bak.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Founder of The FeedBak and part-time disappearing act in low-light pictures, Bak gets on the hot seat as co-host Jamie asks him hard hitting questions with J, Angela and Charmai: How Angela’s and J’s first encounter with Bak, The origins of the name and growing up in France, His first ...

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FDBK Ep. 072 – DJ 5-Oh, From Cop to DJ

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/thefeedbak/FDBK_072-DJ_5-Oh_From_Cop_To_DJ.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS DJ 5-Oh went from being a cop to DJing. We talk about: Who/what inspired him to go from police officer to DJ, His first gigs at Weirdo’s How he’s gotten gigs because he’s a cop, His gigs at Lux and Spinners, Being a video DJ, His song request ...

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FDBK Ep. 071 – Catching Up with DJ Mel Pt. 2

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/thefeedbak/FDBK_071-Catching_up_with_DJ_Mel_Pt_2.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Part 2 of our conversation with DJ Mel as we go over current events and DJ life. Listen to Part 1 right here: The closure of the Austin Music Hall, The fate of the Frank Erwin Center, Whether he should get more regular gigs and fear of ...

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FDBK Ep. 070 – Catching Up with DJ Mel Pt. 1

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/thefeedbak/FDBK_070-Catching_up_with_DJ_Mel_Pt_1.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Our returning champion DJ Mel comes back on the show and we talk about what he’s been up to since the beginning of the year and some. This is Part 1 of our conversation. Stay tuned for Part 2: Playing at the NFL Draft 2015, The Snoop Dogg ...

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FDBK Ep. 069 – The Gayest Podcast So Far with KB and Joe (LoveWins)

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/thefeedbak/FDBK_069-The_Gayest_Podcast_So_Far_LoveWins.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS We celebrate the LGBT community with our friends KB and Joe. This is the gayest podcast but we can certainly do better! We talk about: The legalization of same sex marriage nationwide, Reactions, feedback from this historic SCOTUS decision, How Austin reacted, Stupid arguments against gay marriage, The ...

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More Than Pizza: Applying Basic Business Principles to the DJ/Entertainment Industry Part III

There's always a bachelorette party that wants to hear Pony.

This is last installment of DJ Bobby West's series about the DJ/Entertainment industry. Make sure to read Part 1 and Part 2. Are you tired of eating pizza every night?

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A Song Request Gone Wrong, But Right

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We all know that if there’s one thing that DJs really don’t like, it’s song requests. Of course, there are do’s and don’ts when it comes to getting your favorite song played. If you haven’t read DJ Bobby West’s guide to requesting songs, you should definitely check it out. It’s one thing if the request makes sense and goes along ...

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More Than Pizza: Applying Basic Business Principles to the DJ/Entertainment Industry Part II

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DJ Bobby West shares his thoughts on the DJ/entertainment industry regarding the selection of music that is provided at bars/clubs. As he explained in Part I, from a business standpoint, it is good practice to provide patrons with other music than Top 40 (i.e. pizza). In Part II, he takes his analogy with the food industry further and gives advice on how to improve the nightlife experience: what to look for when booking a DJ, maintain consistency in your brand, and build a variety.

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More Than Pizza: Applying Basic Business Principles to the DJ/Entertainment Industry Part I

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All restaurants are Taco Bell (Not really, but maybe you catch my reference?) Imagine, for a few seconds, that you move away from Austin for a year and then return. On the drive back, you think of all the restaurants you’ve been craving for the past year, but when you get back to Austin, you discover something curious. Your favorite ...

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Live From N.Y.C!!!!

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Ayoooooooooo!!!!!   Its been a minuttttttte Feedbak. WELP!! I’m still in NYC i can’t believe its almost been a year since i last lived in Austin TExas. Do i miss it? HELL YEA!!! but to be perfectly honest i’ve never been so sober in my LIFE!! My liver is like jumping for joy as we speak lol. Most would be ...

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