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Welcome to The Get Down, a podcast for DJs by DJs. Hosted by Get Down DJ Group founders, Cream & GaryW, they use their 30+ years experience in nightlife to help DJs grow their brands and businesses. When people think of nightlife DJs, they often assume we just show up and play records, but those days are long gone. The guys offer coaching on how DJs should think about and approach their businesses to help them grow their networks, book more DJ gigs and create an actual business.

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United States

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Welcome to The Get Down, a podcast for DJs by DJs. Hosted by Get Down DJ Group founders, Cream & GaryW, they use their 30+ years experience in nightlife to help DJs grow their brands and businesses. When people think of nightlife DJs, they often assume we just show up and play records, but those days are long gone. The guys offer coaching on how DJs should think about and approach their businesses to help them grow their networks, book more DJ gigs and create an actual business.

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English

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Episodes

Be A F*cking DJ

5/24/2023
On this episode of The Get Down Cream and GaryW talk about: Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream & Friends Edit Pack Vol. 1 ft. Gin & Sonic, Rivas & Angelo The Kid Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:54:29

Nightlife Is Dead

5/17/2023
On this episode of The Get Down Cream and GaryW talk about: Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream & Friends Edit Pack Vol. 1 ft. Gin & Sonic, Rivas & Angelo The Kid Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:44:55

The Get Down 117: Nobody Wants To Work

5/10/2023
On this episode of The Get Down Cream and GaryW talk about: ๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ RSVP to the Get Down Meet Up Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:46:37

ANNOUNCEMENT: The Get Down Meet Up 2023 - Weds May 17, Jersey City, NJ

4/28/2023
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Duration:00:00:50

The Get Down 116: How To Be an Opening DJ

4/26/2023
On this episode of The Get Down Cream and GaryW will help you learn: ๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ RSVP to the Get Down Meet Up Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:49:51

The Get Down 115: How To Be A Headliner DJ

4/19/2023
Cream & Gary sit down for a solo episode after many weeks! The guys talk about a venue going from thinking of entertainment as an afterthought to making the entertainment the star. How do we as DJs need to re-think our sets? Next Gary talks about how he's only played 1 weekend in the last 8 weekends. What can we do to stay sharp in our skills & our music knowledge? Also, how can this episode go by without talking about the Fred again.. Tiny Desk Series Finally, the guys dig into their most played tracks, EVER, in Serato What are you're most played tracks in your Serato history? Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:49:39

The Get Down 114: Purari "Tip Of The Iceberg"

4/12/2023
Cream & Gary sit down with Purari Production Academy Owner & Artist, Purari! Purari talks about utilizing Miami Music Week to it's fullest potential & gives some insight on how to maximize your networking time throughout MMW. The guys dig into establishing processes that will streamline your task management for better efficiency when high level multi-tasking. Finally, Purari digs into developing & coaching young artists & how patience is key in their growth. Purari Production Academy Instagram Contact Purari Production Academy: info@puraridj.com Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:53:20

The Get Down 113: Angelo The Kid "Tik Tok to the Main Stage"

4/5/2023
Cream & Gary sit down with friend of the show & current EDMA Mash Up of the Year Winner, Angelo the Kid! Angelo talks about his recent journey into making production his main focus, taking higher end gigs only & an upcoming move to North Carolina to help build the new Trio Nightclub. Part 1 of a 2 part podcast where the guys talk musical direction & finally wrapping on Miami Music Week 2023! Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:38:17

The Get Down 112: LIVE from Miami Music Week 2023

3/29/2023
This week Cream & Gary take the show down to Miami Music Week to record with special guests from the EDMA's which is Hosted by iHeartRadioโ€™s Sean โ€œHollywoodโ€ Hamilton & our friends from Digital Music Pool! This invite only party brings together some of the best talent in the world in Electronic Dance Music. The guys sat down with JustNKayse, Landis, Vandal On Da Track & Gian Varela to talk about the importance of Miami Music Week, What the week means to young artists as well as some of their personal highlights from the industry's biggest week of the year! JustNKayse Justin Instagram JustNKayse Kayse Instagram Landis Instagram Vandal On Da Track Instagram Gian Varela Instagram Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:51:57

The Get Down 111: Politics As Usual

3/8/2023
Cream & Gary talk about how outside influences can affect the nightlife industry. Then the guys get into how to deal with competing venues who give you ultimatums in choosing who to work for. Lastly, re-visiting past relationships for potential new opportunities is a great way to begin working at some fresh, new spots. Is re-visiting a past work venue something you would even consider & why or why not? Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:50:08

The Get Down 110: "Failing To Prepare Is Preparing To Fail"

3/1/2023
Cream & Gary sit down to talk preparation & how it can affect performance & confidence in your DJ sets. Then the guys dive into how the DJ industry is a "What have you done for me lately" industry. Recency bias is REAL. Cream & Gary give you tips to use it to your advantage. Finally, the guys have seen multiple rooms seeing success with DJ's of varying musical styles. Do you think crowds have been more receptive to various musical/DJ styles? Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:00:49:17

The Get Down 109: Is Skrillex The Most Influential Producer Of Our Time?

2/22/2023
Cream & Gary talk about the importance of having a process when making important decisions & how they've handled doing so. Then the guys dig into how Tik Tok is influencing the music industry, from DJs to record executives to artists. Everyone is feeling the affects of Tik-Toks virality. Lastly, Cream poses the question: Is Skrillex the most influential producer of our time? Let us know in the comments below! Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! ๐ŸŽง The Get Down Podcast Tik Tok ๐ŸŽง. The Get Down Podcast Instagram โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram Support the show

Duration:01:02:30

The Get Down 108: Quit Talking, Start Doing

2/15/2023
Cream & Gary sit down to talk about the obstacles of starting something new & how fear can often lead to procrastination. The guys then get into Creams travel weekend of DJ'ing at Mohegan Sun Casino & Royale Nightclub in Boston. Next, the discussion shifts to how there are so many lanes to be successful in the DJ/Music industry. Finally, the guys dig into the Grammys & their thoughts around 'Best Dance Album' Do you think Beyonce's Renaissance Deserved 'Best Dance Album'? Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream 2022 Top 20 Edit Pack - DOWNLOAD NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram W. GaryW. Instagram @djgaryw W. GaryW. TikTok ๐Ÿฆ Cream Instagram @djcreamnyc ๐Ÿฆ Cream TikTok Support the show

Duration:00:46:13

The Get Down 107: Alex Dynamix

2/1/2023
Cream & Gary sit down with DJ/producer Alex Dynamix. Alex started making electronic music & playing house parties at the young age of 13! Alex progressed to playing nightlife gigs at some of the best clubs in Baltimore and Washington DC. After moving to Texas & establishing himself as one of the top DJs, he began DJing all over the country as well as appearing on mix shows like Diplo's Revolution, Pitbull's Globalization & The Kidd Kraddick Morning Show where he is now a resident on Fiesta 98.1, Las Vegas. As a producer, Alex worked with the legendary Crooklyn Clan along with several other record pools until landing as an exclusive editor/ remixer for Headliner Music Club in 2018. His original music In 2021 Alex was signed to the largest Latin DJ Agency in the world LMP. Alex on Spotify Alex on Apple Music Alex's Mix Show Alex's Soundcloud Alex on YouTube Alex's Instagram Alex's Facebook Alex's Twitter Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream 2022 Top 20 Edit Pack - DOWNLOAD NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram W. GaryW. Instagram @djgaryw W. GaryW. TikTok ๐Ÿฆ Cream Instagram @djcreamnyc ๐Ÿฆ Cream TikTok \Support the show Support the show

Duration:01:19:35

The Get Down 106: John Macaluso of Mystical Entertainment

1/18/2023
Cream & Gary sit down with DJ, Entrepreneur & Owner of Mystical Entertainment, John Macaluso! John shares his stories & experiences of being a DJ from the age of 12 & becoming a business owner when he was just 16. John talk about his companies growth, the importance of confidence, creating an empowering culture, reverse engineering your goals & instituting a healthy work life balance. Young DJs & business owners alike will take something meaningful from this conversation. Mystical Entertainment Website Mystical Entertainment on Instagram Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream 2022 Top 20 Edit Pack - DOWNLOAD NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram W. GaryW. Instagram @djgaryw W. GaryW. TikTok ๐Ÿฆ Cream Instagram @djcreamnyc ๐Ÿฆ Cream TikTok Support the show

Duration:01:10:44

The Get Down 105: Pro Tip

1/11/2023
Cream & Gary talk about handling changes in management, ownership, promoters & bookers at your residency. Next the guys dig into being booked vs. being busy. Would you rather have an idea of what the room is like? Or would you rather walk into a set and play the room on feel? Lastly, Cream & Gary discuss the Coachella & Bonnaroo Line-Ups What are your feelings on having to play a genre that might not be working at your event? Let Us Know In The Comments Below! Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream 2022 Top 20 Edit Pack - DOWNLOAD NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram W. GaryW. Instagram @djgaryw W. GaryW. TikTok ๐Ÿฆ Cream Instagram @djcreamnyc ๐Ÿฆ Cream TikTok Support the show

Duration:01:05:36

The Get Down 104: 2022, It's a Wrap!

12/30/2022
Cream & Gary reflect on everything Get Down DJ Group! From The Get Down Podcast to Get Down DJ Group, the guys look back on what went well & what needs to be worked on. Cream & Gary then get into the year in music. Biggest artists, Best Producers, Best Remixer/Editors, the guys run through it all! Lastly, 2023 Projections...... What Genre Do You Think Will Be THE GENRE In 2023? Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream 2022 Top 20 Edit Pack - DOWNLOAD NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram W. GaryW. Instagram @djgaryw W. GaryW. TikTok ๐Ÿฆ Cream Instagram @djcreamnyc ๐Ÿฆ Cream TikTok Support the show

Duration:00:48:27

The Get Down 103: What's Your Edge?

12/21/2022
Cream & Gary sit down to talk about HoHoHoboken, which is Hoboken, NJ version of Santa Con. Next the guys get into a question we should all ask ourselves, What Is Your Edge? Finally, at what point do you draw the line with "corny music" i.e. Cha Cha Slide, Cotten Eyed Joe, Mambo #5 Which song crosses the line in your set? Get Down Edit Pack Vol. 6 Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream 2022 Top 20 Edit Pack - DOWNLOAD NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram W. GaryW. Instagram @djgaryw W. GaryW. TikTok ๐Ÿฆ Cream Instagram @djcreamnyc ๐Ÿฆ Cream TikTok Support the show Support the show

Duration:01:05:23

The Get Down 102: Pat C "Do It Your Way"

12/14/2022
Cream & Gary sit down with DMP Exclusive Editor & Edit legend Pat C. The guys sit down to talk about Cream getting Boo'd at his latest gig. Pat & Gary weigh in on how they would have handled the situation as well as what to do & not do. Pat talks about his decision to step away from DJ'ing. What it's like to break back into the industry. Being persistent without being annoying. How he creates edits & his story of getting his break with Beatbreaker & Crooklyn Clan! Where To Find Pat Instagram Spotify Soundcloud YouTube Apple Music Mixcloud Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream 2022 Top 20 Edit Pack - DOWNLOAD NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram W. GaryW. Instagram @djgaryw W. GaryW. TikTok ๐Ÿฆ Cream Instagram @djcreamnyc ๐Ÿฆ Cream TikTok Support the show Support the show

Duration:01:03:27

The Get Down 101: The Importance of Networking Events

12/7/2022
Cream & Gary sit down to discuss how to choose which networking events are most important for a DJs growth. The guys then dig into other ways to make money when you're NOT DJing. Finally, this weeks music topic surround the uprising of Jersey Club in the mainstream. Are You Loving The Jersey Club Wave That We Are Beginning To See In Mainstream Music? Subscribe to Digital Music Pool for $9.99 ๐Ÿ‘• Get Down Merch - SHOP NOW Cream 2022 Top 20 Edit Pack - DOWNLOAD NOW Check us out on Youtube, Instagram & TikTok! โ–ถ๏ธ Get Down DJ Group YouTube ๐ŸŽต Mixes, Edit Packs, Music on Soundcloud ๐Ÿ–ฅ Get Down DJ Group Website ๐Ÿ“ธ Get Down DJ Group Instagram โฑ Get Down DJ Group Tik Tok ๐ŸŽ“ Get Down University Instagram W. GaryW. Instagram @djgaryw W. GaryW. TikTok ๐Ÿฆ Cream Instagram @djcreamnyc ๐Ÿฆ Cream TikTok Support the show Support the show

Duration:00:43:28