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Be a DJ for a Day

Featured

Be a DJ for a Day

157 reviews
Spin wax with an award-winning DJ and producer
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Equipment, Drinks
Hosted in
English
Featured

Be a DJ for a Day

Featured

Be a DJ for a Day

157 reviews
Spin wax with an award-winning DJ and producer
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Equipment, Drinks
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Step into the exclusive recording studio of hip hop DJ, composer, and producer Burt Blackarach. You'll learn the basics of DJing—including handling vinyl, transitioning songs, scratching, and more—according to your skill level. Gain insight into the industry with behind-the-scenes stories about magical production sessions, discover what it's like to tour the world performing, and learn how Burt started his vinyl collection—14,000 records and counting. Finally, dig through his personal collection of vinyl for free records to take home.

Your host

Burt Blackarach
2015
Joined Airbnb
662
Guests hosted
2
Experiences hosted

Burt Blackarach

I’m a Grammy-winner and seasoned music producer who has worked with iconic MCs like Chuck D from Public Enemy, Method Man, Redman, Andre 3000, Snoop Dogg, MC Lyte, KRS-ONE, and ATCQ's Phife Dawg. As a DJ, I’ve spun in cities all over the world, including London, Tokyo, Lisbon, and Paris opening for iconic artists like Jay Z, Nas, Public Enemy and Jurassic 5. My scratching skills can be heard on countless major label albums, top movie soundtracks, and national commercials.

What's included

Drinks
Water
Equipment
Turntables, Serato and other equipment. All guests will receive free records from my personal stash.

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Where you'll be

We’ll meet at my studio, Burt Blackarach Studios, located in LA's Mid-Wilshire neighborhood. Many legendary musicians and DJs have walked through these doors.

Availability

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 8 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

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Expect to have a great time!
Burt Blackarach
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Be a DJ for a Day
157 reviews
From $55/person
157 reviews
From $55/person