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Featured: Quickie With DJ Kayper

T H E S H O R T … Name: KAAJAL BAKRANIA Nickname: KAYPER Birthday & Astrological Sign: August 6th, 1983 – Leo Born & Raised: London, England Currently Residing…: NYC The Last Song You Played?: “Bad Girl” – Usher Lyrics

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Past And Present: The Evolving Role of the DJ

Written in assistance, first half, by Adam Bandoo The DJ has always been and continues to be the mitochondria when it comes to moving crowds and keeping the parties bumpin’ all at the power of their fingertips. Culturally speaking, in

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DJ Kieran Meadows Drops Perfect ‘Pieces of My Heart’ Mix For Valentine’s Day

Brooklyn bred DJ, radio host and journalist, Kieran Meadows, is sharing the perfect mix for the lovers, victims of heartbreak and all those in between. Pieces of My Heart mix includes a blend of genres and artists– from Biggie to Michael Jackson to Rayvn Lanae to ESTA.

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EVENT RECAP: Vashtie Celebrates The Anniversary for ‘Brooklyn Took It’ At Friends and Lovers

If you missed ‘Brooklyn Took It’, then it’s safe to say that might’ve been your biggest mistake. The Friends and Lovers atmosphere was filled with nothing but feel-good vibes and sick dance moves. The DJs in rotation gave non-stop heavy

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Celebrate the anniversary of “Brooklyn Took It” with Vashtie at Friends and Lovers

What’s a better way to party besides losing yourself in the midst of good vibes and quality music? To spare yourself the wonder, there is no better way! Come party the way you should this Friday for the ‘Brooklyn Took

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TJ Mizell x Skratch Bastid Collaborate To Celebrate Jam Master Jay

JMJ Tribute ft. TJ Mizell x @SkratchBastid Link In Bio #RIPJMJ A photo posted by TJ Mizell (@tjmizell) on Jan 20, 2017 at 10:56am PST In celebration of Jam Master Jay’s legacy and birthday, his son, TJ Mizell and turntable

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LIFE: L’Oreal Photoshoot in Paris & Hpnotiq Texas Tour (4.11 – 4.16)

Jeez! This past week was intense. 5 flights in  5 days! I’m not even a musician and I’m not on tour! Yikes. Paris Monday to Wednesday. New York Wednesday night. Dallas Thursday. Houston Friday and back to NYC on Saturday.

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BEAUTY: Vashtie Discusses Holistic Beauty & Wellness for The Coveteur

VASHTIE ON VEGANISM, MEDITATING LIKE OPRAH & HATING WORKOUTS SHE GREW UP ON CHEETOS AND CHERRY COKE. IF SHE CAN DO IT, YOU CAN TOO. BY: Meagan Wilson (Full Interview via TheCoveteur.Com) Hands down the most addictive part of Snapchat?

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Throwback: Justin Bieber – “One Time”

In honor of Justin Bieber’s birthday today, I thought it’d be appropriate to throwback to when I directed his video for “One Time” and relive such an amazing experience. Read below for a walk down memory lane…Happy Birthday Justin! *JUSTIN

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LISTEN: Caveman – “Never Going Back”

I’m so excited to welcome the newest addition to the Cinematic family! It’s not just a new addition, but a rock band named Caveman! Today they released a new single entitled, “Never Going Back” off their forthcoming project, “Otero War” which

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MUSIC: Vashtie’s Top 7 Christmas Tunes That Won’t Make You Puke

I’m not much of a holiday person and I’m definitely the last to hum along to a holiday tune playing in a Walgreen’s. I reason it’s because due to experiencing a childhood riddled with semi-precious moments and dotted with serious

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Vashtie Hits the Road

Every Thursday I have my weekly residency at my 1992 the Party at Webster Hall, but over the next two weeks I’m taking my act on the road! I’ll be in the following cities…Visit the EVENTS section of my website

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Vash Daddy: Introducing Vashtie Posters & Tees

I spent the majority of my life covered up and behind the camera. I was always just more comfortable being quiet and living in boys clothing. As I’ve gotten older, I have reluctantly embraced change. I mean, I’m a typical stubborn Taurus

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LIFE: DJ’ing for Uncommon Sense on MTV2

Last week I received a sick opportunity to DJ for Charlamagne Tha God’s show Uncommon Sense on MTV2.  I got to put my turntable skills to the test on national television and had fun doing it while they brought on special guest

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VIDEO: DAY TO NIGHT WITH VASHTIE KOLA

Take a sneak peak into my fast-paced life and the beauty regimen that keeps up with my very busy lifestyle!

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SUPPORT: Time Warner Cable x Charity Partners x Flagship Store

  This past Tuesday, I DJ’ed for the opening of the Time Warner Cable Flagship Store and was able to be apart of their new project with various Charity Partners, here are the details: From March 18th through March 31,

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INVITE: Duh. x Project 518 x DJ Set by Vashtie (2.28.14)

Come catch me spinning tomorrow for “Duh Fridays” at Project 518, underneath Hotel Americano on 518 West 27th street. Get the details below, see you there 😉 Friday, February 28th, 10PM to 4AM Presented by: Joe Grun, Alex Chapman, &

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LIFE: Vashtie x 1992 x Toronto x Che Kothari & Wan Luv Party (2.21.14)

Last Friday I went to Toronto for my very first time to DJ for the Che Kothari & Wan Luv’s Launch alongside DJ Huggy Bear, DJ Mensa, DJ Lissa Monet & many more at Tattoo! Despite me being jet lagged

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LIFE: NYFW – Hood By Air x DKNY x Third Floor Fall 2014 (2.9.14)

Sunday was a crazy (and cold) day packed with all types of shows and presentations. I first stopped by Hood By Air then made my way to the DKNY show and lastly, Third Floor’s Presentation. I always tell my friends

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