ool DJ Marv has been representing strong on the New York soul/funk/hip-hop scene for many years and is best known for his excellent Buttamilk FM mixtape series "known for dreamy thematic mixed tapes and exuberant live sets that accentuate what's good". Currently you can catch him playing 4hr sets every Friday at his own night Low Profile @ Tillman's in Harlem where he meshes together a tight knit selection of Soul, Jazz, Funk, Afrobeat, 'Neo-Soul', and underground hip hop and beats.
He also happen's to be Mr Scruff's favourite DJ.
Here's some of his influences & fav tunes too:
Top 5 influences on DJ styling:
Mr. Scruff DJ Spinna Timmy Regisford of NYC’s Shelter Jazzy Jeff DJ Smash
Top 10 80’s Boogie:
Raw Silk – Do It To The Music Luther Vandross – Sugar & Spice NYC Peech Boys – Life Is Something Special Roy Ayers – Can’t You See Me The Time – Get It Up Alexander O’Neal & Cherrelle – Saturday Love Atlantic Starr – Silver Shadow The Jacksons – Blame It on the Boogie Chaka Khan – I Know You, I Live You McFadden & Whitehead – Ain’t No Stoppin Us Now
For more info check out:
On-line radio show archives on Giant Step.net: www.giantstep.com/artists/780
Choice Cuts' DJ Scope is on support with a light warm-up to ease you into Marv's 3hr get down.