Origin Story

Millions of years ago there was WFNK, or at least an idea for it.

I grew up in Cleveland listening to radio when it was a Real Big Deal. I was educated by media, public school, and public college. In … Read the rest

Remember WFNK Funk Supersite!

There have been several branding attempts on WFNK.com over the years, including the funk e-griot, the funk supersite, no fake afros, and the not-so-modest center of the online funk universe, whatever that means.

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Heavy Funk Freekbass Remix by DJ Raz

Many years ago I was having some fun with a sick Freekbass track. We used to sell these before shows right before internet distribution. Turn it up, all you can hear is the bass!

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A Golden Oldie from Ezraz

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Back when I was a little bitty baby boy, here’s “Touch Me” from the first DJ Raz release:

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2MERICA Goes To #1

Over at ReverbNation they use the genre funk amongst others.

Since everyone seems to run from that genre, guess what, your favorite stupor-group 2MERICA has risen to #1 on the funk charts in their hometown of Cleveland Ohio.

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Welcome To The Afterfuture

Now that I’m out in the mix DJ’ing again, I’ve been peeping some of the technology used to spin music in 2010.

I started out as a vinyl DJ in the 90’s, then got my laptop-based Traktor setup going around

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Called a “Spin Doctor” by The Scene

Check your boy getting some local pub for the Northside Nights:

Thanks Scene for the mention, it should be a good time Thursday night. If you are in town please do make an appearance.
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Northside Nights – Cleveland Music Night @ The Duck!

Northside Nights - Cleveland Music Night @ The Duck

Looking good, feeling good. Celebrate yourself!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Cleveland, Ohio – May 19, 2010 – Looking to support local artists, multi-media and genre-jumping DJ Raz is launching Northside Nights – Cleveland Music Night at The Duck Island Club on … Read the rest