DJ Sire

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2011

    The Stage Announces One-Year Anniversary Weekend With Four Days and 24 Bands

    Celebrate The Stage's b-day with Cody Chesnutt.​For the past 356 days, the Design District's most devoted boozers and fanatical music lovers have been regularly letting loose at a classy NE 38th Street joint called The Stage, draining goblets of Chivas at the bar, sleeping on the sofas in the par ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2010

    Local Motion: Champion Sound's Dirty, Sexy Art Basel Mixtape

    ​As kitschy and hardcore as I wanna keep my existence, every now and then a little crew comes out of left-field that makes me reexamine myself and my sensibilities. So much is true for the soldiering motherfuckers from the Electric Pickle's Champion Sound Wednesday party. These cats make me wa ... More >>

  • Music

    May 6, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 26, 2010

    Head Spins: Sire Esq. (With New DJ Mix for Artist Related!)

    ​The best DJs dig deep into the sounds they're spinning. And that doesn't mean just the the components of a given track - the structure of the beat, the motion of a melody, the drive of a bassline, and so on. No, the best want to know where a song comes from, be it who did what and why, or the whe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2009

    Recap: Roc Raida Fundraiser at Electric Pickle, September 30

    photo by Bernard Hacker​DJ Roc Raida Tribute and Benefit Show at Champion SoundElectric Pickle, Miami Wednesday, September 30, 2009 Better Than: Watching DJ routines on YouTubeFull Disclosure: I'm a resident DJ at this party, under the name Sire Esquire.The Review: Tribute events ar ... More >>

  • Music

    September 17, 2009

    Local Motion

    More recent South Florida releases.

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2009

    Local Motion: The Crumbs, Sire Esq., and Jacuzzi Boys

    ​The CrumbsInsubordination Fest '08: Live From Baltimore (Insubordination Records) Here are the Crumbs down to a three-piece, rocking harder than most of their contemporaries in an excellent live document of one of their retrospective gigs. (The Crumbs have 16 years in th ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 7, 2007

    Sizzling Summer Art

    Downtown is jumpin’ with gallery events

  • Music

    August 17, 2006

    DJ Sire Esq.

    Fuggetaboutit Vol. 2 (Say Uncle Productions)