Hectic 99 Invasion

Link to Video - Hectic 99 Scratch Lab Invasion Our instructors DJ Ready D & DJ AZUHL visited popular television show Hectic Nine-9 today and spoke all things DJ related including what’s to offer at SAE Institute Cape Town & Scratch Lab DJ Training Facility Tweet


DJ Azuhl Dubspot NYC Podcast

Our instructor DJ AZUHL spent some time in New York a couple of months back – check out his mix and interview with Dubspot while he was there http://blog.dubspot.com/dubspot-radio-podcast-dj-azuhl/ Tweet


Roger Interview

Roger Adrian Williams is a multiple award-winning artist from Cape Town, South Africa. His work ranges from funky street-style masterpieces to sleek, high-end design implements. By day, he has the advertising industry locked down with witty, colourful and thoughtful illustrative works. Come night time, Roger is up and about adding visual flavour and finesse to […]

Welcoming 2015

Happy New year  to all may it be a prosperous one filled with blessings, new beginnings and lessons.  We want to thank all our partners, students and followers across our social networks for making 2014 an awesome year. Special mention to SAE Cape Town for hosting Scratch Lab and believing in our mission and vision […]


The Rudeman Interview

Rudy Adams aka The Rudeman grew up in Cape Town and began collecting vinyl in the early nineties. His passion took a firm hold of his destiny and after working up the DJ club ladder he moved to Johannesburg to open another branch of Syndicate Records. Shortly after that project he opened his own DJ […]

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Waxon Interview

Tell us about your early musical influences and what led you to become an avid record collector? My father, my sister and my general environment were probably my biggest earliest musical influences. My father is a pretty stern man but music was the only thing that would softened him up a little. He’d become quite […]


DJ Juice Interview

Tell us how your love for hip hop started specifically the DJ element and why you gravitated towards that? I was about 10 yrs old and started a rap crew with my brother Asaph Alexander and neighbour/childhood friend Nigel Morkel(Afro Z) called Vise Versa, we performed P.O.C’s dala flet as it was the only track […]


DJ Ready D’s Big Air Society project

After his production contributions for critically acclaimed groups such as P.O.C, BVK and doing music for TV/ Film and various artist, Grand Master Ready D decided to revisit his B Boy roots. The album captures the heart and soul of Hip Hop’s foundation and Battle Breaks combining DJ Ready D’s Turntablist scratch acrobatics. The project […]

Studio Scratches

Interview with Studio Scratches

Where did your love for DJ’ing specifically turntablism begin? Back in 1999 I started learning how to mix house music on a friends turntables when I was at University. I got my own setup in 2000 and had seen a few people doing simple scratches. What really kicked it off was my bro played me […]


No Pay No Play

I want to share my thoughts with you that relates to money, ching, moola, zak, miering, imali, loot or what ever you choose to term this schizophrenic necessity. The daunting question is – can I survive doing what I love and in this case, can we get paid being a DJ, musician, producer or Hip […]