Ijo Pona is the Harrogate adventure blog written by a Funny Little Man. Andy is a freelance web designer in Harrogate and he is also a well-received sound artist and runs a mastering studio in Yorkshire. The Wire Magazine once described him as "... difficult to dislike." Still at my most enthusiastic and naive.
Funny Little Man – Harrogate
Today I played a gig at Major Tom’s on The Ginnel. This was quite something as it was the first DJ Gig I have played this year – we are two months in to 2020 and gigs have been sparse, I am glad I had the outing.
I would like to say “Here is a recording of the mix I made…” but I did not want to put my machine through the ardours of recording and playing a gig at the same time – little by little.
The manager said he enjoyed the vibe I made and that he would want me back – later on in the evening he said he would need to run it past his bosses; but we will see where it lands me.
Set up: I had a Traktor S4, Traktor F1 and a MacBook Pro. The cable that the mixer (S4) was plugged in to was a bit wafty so that needed changing over half way through the gig. I will have to bring my own cables up there, should it go ahead.
But, here is hoping I do get the gig…