Aside from being one of the nicest on the 1’s and 2’s, DJ Scratch tells it how it is. He recently attended the services for Craig Mack and talked how unusual the experience was.
DJ Scratch was a central figure in the group EPMD, joining the crew in 1989 as their official man on the turntables. In the past year, the relationship between Grandmaster Scratch and EPMD has been particularly strained due to what the DJ says is over money and missed show opportunities.
Run DMC rose to fame due to the dynamic verses of Run and D.M.C., but the crew’s equally vital member was their late DJ, Jason “Jam Master Jay” Mizell. On what would have been the turntable technician’s 49th birthday, it’s only right to give props to DJs that have shined in similar settings as well.
Known as DJ Scratch, he has announced that he will change his alias to DJ Jam Master Scratch, with the support of DMC from Run-DMC. It only seems right that one member be able to pass the title as it was 1988 when Run-DMC helped Scratch get his first step into the music business as […]