How did you decide on your DJ name? What's your real name?
As the Rapture say, "People don't dance no more, they just stand there like this." How often do you encounter this?
How do you feel about requests?
Do you have a story about a particular request or requester?
What do you think your most high profile show has been?
DJ O.G.ONE Rap City Appearance 2004:
You have a vast collection of celebrity pics that includes Mos Def, Rihanna, John Kerry, Twista ,T.I. and Bow Wow, among others. Do you have any celebrity stories? Memorable moments?
Who do you most want to meet and/or get a picture with?
What do you think of Cassie's new single "Official Girl?"
How often do you do mixtapes? How important do you think they are for promotion in terms of yourself and artists who appear on them?
Do you DJ full time? What do you do outside of DJing?
Did you have a mentor growing up?
In regards to your mentorship, what are your thoughts on Portland Public Schools right now?
Where can we find you?
To get more specific about the Blazers gig—did they approach you?
DJ O.G.ONE during soundcheck at the Rose Garden:
How long have you been involved with the Blazers? I noticed you DJed a half time show earlier this year.
How'd you get your current main gig?
How long have you been spinning?
What drew you to DJing originally?
Working on any production projects now?
How did you come to be sponsored by Scion? To what extent are you sponsored?
What are your thoughts on vinyl vs CDs vs laptops?
How much traveling do you do for DJ gigs?
Where's your favorite place outside of the Portland area to play?
What songs will we find ourselves dancing to with you?
How would you describe yourself in five words or less, complete sentence or not:
How do you describe the genre you play?
Does your son have an interest in stepping up to the decks as a DJ?
Who are your other favorite Portland DJs?
What do you think of the DJ scene with in Portland?
All photos care of DJ O.G.ONE Myspace