DJ Scratch


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DJ Scratch is a legendary Hip Hop DJ and producer from Brooklyn New York. He has worked with many great Hip Hop artists such as Jam Master Jay, EPMD, Jay-Z and A Tribe Called Quest! During his NAMM interview, DJ Scratch recalled his early gear and how he often made his own speakers, his first set made famously from a Pampers box! Those early creations, thanks to his ingenuity and the inspiration of his fellow first generation DJs, led to a wide range of musical products.