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Mista Chatman live in Brooklyn, Halloween Bash: Oct30!!

October 29, 2010

Biggup massive!! Come check me out live & direct in Williamsburg this Saturday at AFRO-DUB SESSIONS #10 Halloween Bash w/Emch (Subatomic Sound) backing me on the riddims & Super Hi-Fi live band!! Also featuring DJ Linh & DJ Lil Tiger. And it’s all FREE!! So, grab your costume and come down!! 10pm-4am @ Rose Live […]

Valentine’s Day Special @ Dub Mission/ SF

February 11, 2010

Yes good people! This Sunday Feb. 14th, I’ll be joining the Subatomic Sound System (NYC) for a special Valentines day show at Dub Mission in San Fran. Last time we rokked together was at the Danger Halloween party in Brooklyn last year. So get ready and tek set to hear more from tha 2 big […]

WARNING- my unsung classic

November 30, 2009

This DJ Collage classic never got an official release. So what makes it classic? Well, from it’s recorded year of 2003 just up to last week it still gets the dancefloor moving everytime I perform it. It’s a great song that just simply needs MORE exposure. So, it’s here on Soundcloud for the world to […]

Soulico & Chatman inna Seattle!

November 7, 2009

Tings really heated up when Mr. Chatman joined Soulico onstage for their last track of their Seattle show last Thursday! Chatman was the opening act for Soulico at this Chop Suey show and had to join them to get in on their energy! After this tune, I was ready to fly away to Tel Aviv […]

Chatman’s countdown to Halloween!!!

October 23, 2009

Funny thing is, I went several years without even celebrating Halloween. And when I did, I would be one of those guys who would go somewhere w/o a costume, then wish I had worn one when I saw others having fun in theirs. Well, that’s changed over the past couple years. I have gotten into […]

DJ Collage longside Dehli2Dublin rokk Bumbershoot09!!

September 11, 2009

Celtic-Bhangra fusionists Dehli2Dublin w/ DJ Collage perform “Raise it Up” at Bumbershoot09 in Seattle at Fisher Green stage. Wikkid vibes!! Bless Up…

Mochipet- Get your Dub Wet (DJ Sep & Jason Short remix feat. DJ Collage)

September 9, 2009

When the long standing Dub Mission Resident DJ Sep first approached Mochipet to do a Dub rendition of his tune “Get Your Whistle Wet” off of his 2008 Release “Microphonepet” he was honored. But little did he know she would recruit the help of fellow artists Jason Short, DJ Collage, and Juakali . The result […]

Soulful music with Reggae covers…yard meets foreign..

August 22, 2009

I love reggae covers of good, soulful oldies music. Here are just a few of my favorites back to back, first the original, then the cover. Enjoy!  

Big Mon Now Remix on Soundcloud

August 14, 2009

Yay! I can finally post my Soundcloud music player on my blog. It didn’t work before, but now itz all good…here’s a remix of “Big Mon Now” from Marathon Man……

Michael Jackson…never can say goodbye 1958-2009

June 27, 2009

Wow, I can’t really believe he’s gone. Simply the BEST entertainer of all time. I am a longtime MJ fan and remember dancing to his 45’s when I was a child, dancing to Billie Jean for a high school performance and I also remember watching that Motown 25 show when he debuts the moonwalk. That performance was […]