24HOURS/24DJS Unveils 3 Additional “Surprise Guest” DJs
2016 World Redbull DJ Champion DJ PUFFY (Barbados), DJ BIG ROB (Buffalo/NY) and Toronto’s Youngest In Charge, DEXTROUS ONE (Canada) are added to the 2017 Line Up
For Immediate Release
April 19, 2017
(Toronto) The DJ DEPOT 24Hours 24DJs Mix Relay Marathon is easily one of Toronto’s premiere events for DJing and DJ culture, and is the largest creative music broadcast in the country. Featuring a roster of top tier DJs from across the country divided into four teams, this list includes some of the most respected names in DJ culture, battling to hold their own – including Skratch Bastid, Dr. Jay the Soca Prince, DJ Grouch, DJ Dopey, and more crowd favourites. Each DJ has ONE (1) hour to create an exclusive mix showcasing their individual style and technique, live-to-air. Now in its seventh year, proudly expand the roster to include the following DJs:
• From Barbados, 2016 Redbull Thre3Style World Champion DJ Puffy
• Buffalo, NY radio personality, DJ and host of ‘The Big Show’, DJ Big Rob, is a mixtape and club All-Star
• The World’s Youngest Professional DJ, Dextrous One, who at the age 10 years old, will be competing against DJs more than twice his age!
This friendly team competition is a platform where Canada’s most established DJs can demonstrate their versatility and sheer talent, while having the opportunity to engage with thousands of listeners via radio and online platforms. Listeners have an opportunity to vote for their favourite DJ and/or mix, by utilizing various social media platforms to be a part of the action. Due to the excitement surrounding what has been coined as the ‘Hottest 24 Hours on Radio’, this event consistently trends nationwide via online platforms and is on the radar of industry trendsetters, listeners, and fans alike. All mixes are done 100% LIVE and on-the-spot. No pre-recorded sets are permitted, leaving room for only the most skilled DJs in the country.
The organizers would like to thank Title Sponsor, DJ Depot, and additional Event Sponsors Pioneer DJ Canada, Audio Technica, Roland, RedBull, Shure, and Play De Record.
To view the full list of participating DJs, please see the event website at www.24DJs.ca
The DJ DEPOT: 24HOURS/24DJS Broadcast Marathon
goes LIVE on VIBE105(105.5FM),
Tuesday May 9th (Noon to Midnight), and
Wednesday April 10th, (7am-7pm).
Listen live on VIBE105 (105.5FM), TuneIn, Rogers Cable 945, Bell Fibe 973.