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DJ 'tWitch' of
Is Dead at 40
Dec 14, 2022 10:30 AM CST
DJ 'tWitch' of
Is Dead at 40
'His positive impact will continue to be felt,' wife says of Stephen Boss, said to have died by suicide
- Stephen "tWitch" Boss, a key part of the long-running
Ellen DeGeneres Show
, has died at age 40. The man known for his incredible dance moves was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at a Los Angeles-area hotel on Tuesday, TMZ reports. He was a contestant on MTV's...
British DJ 'Devastated' for
Bringing Omicron to NZ
Dec 30, 2021 7:46 AM CST
British DJ 'Devastated' for Bringing Omicron to NZ
Nation's health officials say Robert Etheridge left required self-isolation before getting test result
- New Zealand health officials are reeling after a British DJ set to play a New Year's Eve music fest left his required self-isolation before getting the results of a final COVID test back. He subsequently tested positive for omicron, the country's first community case of the variant. The...
Next CEO Has a
Mar 13, 2018 7:35 AM CDT
Goldman Sachs' Next CEO Has a Surprising Hobby
Co-president David Solomon likes to spin sick beats
- One of Goldman Sachs' co-presidents, a part-time DJ, is set for promotion, while the other, a karate black belt, is packing his bags. Harvey Schwartz, appointed co-president when Gary Cohn left for the White House in December 2016, will leave the firm after its board of directors chose fellow co-president...
Tokyo's Hottest DJ Is
an 82-Year-Old Woman
Apr 16, 2017 8:33 AM CDT
Tokyo's Hottest DJ Is an 82-Year-Old Woman
DJ Sumirock spent a year training to be a DJ at a local music school
- Age may be nothing but a number, but one octogenarian in Tokyo is still defying the odds with her energy. Sumiko Iwamuro has spent six decades making dumplings in the restaurant she and her brother inherited from their family, but when her husband died in her 70s she decided to...
6-Second Loop From 1969
Is Most Sampled Track Ever
Oct 9, 2016 1:53 PM CDT
6-Second Loop From 1969 Is Most Sampled Track Ever
You've almost certainly heard the 'Amen Break'
- If you think you haven't heard it, then you haven't been listening to a lot of music over the past 30 years—ranging from hip-hop and electronica to heavy metal and even the likes of David Bowie . The Amen Break is six seconds of fiery drumming laid down...
Best Buy, Dr. Dre
Woo Would-Be DJs
Nov 11, 2009 11:38 AM CST
Best Buy, Dr. Dre Woo Would-Be DJs
'Club Beats' area will offer pro gear to budding novices
- Best Buy is hoping the fascination with sound quality and all things DJ will make its new “Club Beats” in-store sections a hit. The new areas will be heavily promoted by Dr. Dre—whose Beats by Dr. Dre headphones will feature prominently—as well as other artists like Lady...
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