DJ. Producer. Graphic Artist. Photographer.
Whether holding court at one of his destination Seattle residencies, sharing the bill with premier national and international artists, releasing critically acclaimed mixtapes or touring with his distinctive selection of funk, hip-hop, boogie and R&B, dj100proof is distinguished within the Pacific Northwest and increasingly across the country as "in the pocket": consistent, excellent, and live.
dj100proof, with DJ Swerveone, hold down the weekly Jet Set, a hip-hop destination for both established and emerging artists and DJs to showcase in an intimate house-party setting. Jet Set has hosted a variety of special guests from the NW and beyond including: DJ Supreme La Rock, Maceo of De La Soul, Mr. Lif & Psalm One. More recently, he can be found at the Jet Set at Portland's Beauty Bar every third Friday of the month. He also holds an alternating Saturday night residency at The Woods, Seattle's newest loft party space on Capitol Hill, as well as residencies at Moe Bar & Oskar's Kitchen.
He is particularly renowned for his Backyard BBQ mixtape series, which features a seamless blend of soul, boogie and rap music from the classics to the contemporary perfect for the sophisticate's summertime soiree. The latest, Volume 5, released in Summer 2012, was featured on Mick Boogie's mixstream.com and selected as a 'Pick of the Week' on Mixcrate.com.
dj100proof has shared the stage and tables with a number of the best contemporary touring artists over the past several years, including Charles Bradley, Little Dragon, Passion Pit, 2 Chainz, Dam-Funk, Mick Boogie, Mayer Hawthorne, Aloe Blacc, DJ Maceo of De La Soul, Onra, Digable Planets, and J*DaVeY. In the Spring he had the privilege to dj in Paris, France at Toro Bar. In the Fall of 2011, he toured the west coast spinning at DaM-Funk's Funkmosphere (LA), DJ Platurn's 45 Sessions (OAK) & Sweaterfunk (SF), with more national dates in the works.
A consummate artist in photography, graphic design, and music production, he is also co-owner of Members Only, a hip-hop record label that also produces some of Seattle's most innovative and memorably raucous parties.
🌞🐝🌺 // Seattle, WA 05.2017
Don't be the guy that stands by the dj booth yelling hypebeast rappers at me. I'm going to look right at you and play K-Ci & JoJo
Playing danceable musics w friends for your enjoyment this weekend at @cedarroomseattle 🌀 FRI: @soulf1rst 🌀 SAT: Van City's Very Own @djmarvel making his first Cedar guest appearance! 🌀Gonna be busy one so hit me for list! Powered by the homies at @luxpotshop 🍃🏄🍃 @ Cedar Room
Going #Back2Basics aka playing lots of Brandy & Monica & shiny suit rap tonight at @sugarhillseattle with my brethren @nickbeeba. S/o the @residentmedia squad for allowing us a platform to play our favorite tunes & s/o Nick for probably wearing all pink. 💕
#tbt last Wednesday at @formsnw / @qnightclub with the legendary @pntbtrwlf. 📸: @photosbyjasonwoo
My set from #dayshiftSEA yesterday. That was fun af.