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Overview

  • 8 References 2 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning German, Spanish
  • 37, Other
  • Member since 2015
  • DJ/Producer/Writer/Barista
  • MA in Sociology
  • From NC, USA
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About Me

I'm a queer DJ, producer, editor, university lecturer, writer, barista and music scholar.

Here's my website: http://www.djplayplay.com/

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

In the immediate future, I am looking for places to stay and rad folks to meet in Mexico City March 10-15th this year. Long-term, I love to travel and meet other creative types - especially DJs and other musicians, dancers, writers, thinkers, artists and activists.

Interests

I spend a lot of time thinking about the strange quirks of human beings, dancefloor dynamics, dismantling all forms of oppression, what 2010 nostalgia is going to look like in 20 years

  • writing
  • partying
  • traveling
  • music

Music, Movies, and Books

no wave, new wave, EBM/new beat, industrial, italo disco, juke, footwork, jungle, bounce, house, funk and soul, cumbia, dancehall, AOR, 80s/90s hip hop and R&B, namely the whitney/janet/mariah trifecta

john waters, tim burton and fellini films. fried green tomatoes. freeway. howard the duck. labyrinth.

ab fab. in living color. pee wee's playhouse. old sesame street. my so called life. twin peaks. orphan black.

authors: foucault, bell hooks, josé muñoz , paulo freire, gloria anzaldúa, octavia butler, michelle tea, leslie feinberg, john waters

Teach, Learn, Share

Always down to nerd out about music, whether it be DJ'ing, production, or just learning/teaching others about new music in general.

What I Can Share with Hosts

I can make you a mix! I can DJ your party! Also, I can be a really awesome houseguest and share good energy :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Canada, France, Germany, Netherlands

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