Custom Recording

The Power of Music: Things progress as time goes by, and over the years I realised that more & more people want to do something different for their special event. Albeit your wedding, a prize giving, a corporate presentation, performance intro, and so on. You have so many things you can do different, like selecting…

Castle Lite After Party – KOF 2015

  Castle Lite After Party – KOF 2015 @ Quay Four Knysna Historically, the biggest Knysna Oyster Festival After Party was held at Crabs Creek. In the 7 years I played and MC'd at Crabs Creek, the crowd size varied somewhere between 4000-8000 people partying in the main tent. Sadly the venue went under and the…

Salomon Featherbed Trail Run

Salomon Featherbed Trail Run – Event MC Tuesday 7 July 2015: I was rather nervous when I got booked to MC for this event as I have never MC'd a trail running event before. Nevertheless, I knew I could pull it off and went in with the confidence of a ninja 😛 In a nutshell,…

Mi Casa – Live in Knysna

Mi Casa – Live in Knysna – social call: This was a social call by my fiance and I – she is a HUGE Mi Casa fan and she booked tickets as soon as she heard they are performing in Knysna. We rushed to get done as the tickets said 3pm, we arrived at about…

Momentum Water Points – KOF 2015

Momentum Water Points – KOF 2015: The water points are an integral part of the various running / cycling & walking events that take place during the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival. It has been a spectacular and busy time for us and we wanted to share MixAcademy Entertainment's involvement at the various Momentum…

Numark Mixtrack Pro 3

Numark Mixtrack Pro 3: One of the controllers I use is the Numark Mixtrack Pro 2 Limited Edition. I will be doing a full review on it in the next couple of weeks – everything from the hardware to software response, Serato features & Functionality, and everything else that is relevant. Having said that, the…

Press Kit – Dj Mickey D

Press Kit – Dj Mickey D Mickey Louw aka Dj Mickey D Specilities – Dj & Master of Ceremonies (MC):  Weddings, Coroporate Events, Private Parties, Birthday Celebrations, Sporting Events, Voice Over (Radio Ads)   Dj Demo Mixes (MixTapes):                MixTapes by Dj Mickey D Summary Dj Mickey D is well renowned for his incredible versatility…

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Italy – Dj Trip

My Italy Dj Trip In 2008 I was flown over to Livigno, Italy to Dj for a solid 3 weeks… Here's my story and experience… January 2008 I went to Livigno on an incentive trip to ski with the rest of the top performers at the company I was working for. I made a point…

Spinning with a twist

  Spinning with a twist Outside of my Dj trip to Italy in 2008, this must be the second most awesome and different venture in my dj career! Early 2000 something, Thys got a hold of me on Facebook to set up a meeting. He arrived with a whole lot of 80's music and asked…

Garth Taylor and Lira

Garth Taylor and Lira I was booked for a 3 day event at Fancourt for a major Corporate Firm late 2014. Little did I know who I was sharing the stage with…. I still wonder who was more blown away – me, or the crowd.. a few snaps of the performers:   Check out this BLISTERING…

On stage with Jeremy Loops

On stage with Jeremy Loops All I can say is WOOOOOOOOOW – Jeremy loops is on fire from the second he walks on stage, to the time he walks off! It was an honour to open and close for him! One of the things you get to learn over the years how to blend in…

Dusting the Decks

Dusting the Decks Any Dj thats been in the trade for a long time will tell you that there are very few things in life as amazing, as satisfying and just plain damn AWESOME, as screwing in the needles, turn on the power switches, line her up on the first beat in the groove and…

Pioneer XDJ Aero – Dj Controller

Pioneer XDJ Aero – Dj Controller So here's something interesting I discovered tonight! I never thought I would be pro Dj Controllers, until this new innovative product by Pioneer, the XDJ-AERO – wireless dj system! I am truly impressed and will be investing this very soon! In my opinion, you will be seeing this device…