By Jeff Djjeffc Cohen
Scratch track compositions aka scratch production, aka sketches:
song composed completely from scratching samples from records.
Everything from the kick, snare, hats, and every other sound you hear.
The beat is done by using a scratch technique called drumming using
whatever drums are on the record and scratch drumming them to make your
own beat. You then scratch in other samples from records to make a
composition. I use cool edit to layer the scratches. Here is an example
of a scratch composition. Keep in mind everything you hear was scratched
and layered through cool edit.
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Jeff Djjeffc Cohen is:
2013 Guitar Center Spin Off Champion Atlanta.
2013 Beats And Breaks DJ
Battle Champion Atlanta.
2010 Needle To The Record Dj Battle Champion
2010 DMC USA Finalist.
...won award for 2010 best hip hop dj in
Birmingham from Lifes Great Music Awards.
...Has been a deejay for about
the past 15 years, spun on krfc for two years doing a underground hip
hop show called Under The Table in Fort Collins CO, spun on
Basementalism Radio 1190 in Boulder CO.
For a year has Deejayed for
the Cunninlynguist, Pack FM, and Tone Deff. Has gone on tour through
Colorado with the QN5 family, been the opening dj for multiple shows
such as Heiroglyphics, Lyrics Born, The Alkoholics, Bone Thugs, Souls of
Mischief, Murs, Akil from Jurassic 5, Blue Scholars, Del The Funky
Homosepian, and Devin The Dude.
Member of The Green Seed.