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Music, Food & Culture
Welcome to OTDB! I am DJ C. DeVone and I am excited to share all things Music, Food & Culture. Every week you will find a video and a featured playlist- videos with anything from events, recipes and more! Email email@example.com for more information, feedback and more.
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COCKTAILS & ConVO (PART II)
The drinks continue to flow! NYC top Female DJ's: Cocktails & Convo. We ate, we drank and talked about our careers. Meet Miss Milan, DJ Franchella, DJ Queen of Spades and DJ Leecy T. Check out Part II.
COCKTAILS & ConVO (PART I)
Invited some other female DJ's over for Cocktails & Convo. We ate, we drank and talked about our careers. Meet Miss Milan, DJ Franchella, DJ Queen of Spades and DJ Leecy T. Check out Part I.
CONVO with B-Hen
Got a chance to eat and chat with DJ B-Hen at the Wallabout Seafood & Co. in Brooklyn. The food was amazing! We chatted about his diet, new events and his career. Check it out!
The 2017 CURLFEST was amazing. Brookyn, New York was flooded with beautiful people! Here is a recap of the wonderful products, hairstyles, fashion, #baes and sisterhood.
LET'S TALK ABOUT EVENTS
So many things going on in NYC. This weekend is CURLFEST! I am honored to be a featured DJ. Also, every week I will share events happening in the city. This week recapping Grit & Biscuits and The Do Over BK! So check out the OTDB Event Picks and click the tab below for this weeks post. This weeks OTDB playlist by DJ Aktive's "Best of Busta Rhymes"
ESSENCE FESTIVAL TIPS AND MINI- RECAP
You made it through the 4th of July week! If you attended the 2017 Essence Festival in New Orleans, you are probably still recovering. Essence festival can be pretty overwhelming, so here are some tips I found useful (OTDB Style)! Check out the link below/button for overall tips, hair products and much more!
4th oF JULY WEEKND
This week's post is dedicated to New Orleans and Essence Festival 2017. The line-up is super sick! Along with Essence festival, I put a list of must-try eats while in NOLA. If you are staying home or in the house this weekend, I researched some great BBQ hacks. Don't forget a awesome playlist by DJ Commish! Enjoy!
A B.I.G. Cusinie
Special Edition: This week, we teamed up with French Chef Jean-Marc Hardy of Piano Cuisine for a Biggie Challenge. His culinary skills are put to the test to cook on the beat to Notorious B.I.G.'s " Big Poppa" alongside Pianist Reuben Sterling. He whips up an amazing feast, putting his twist on the classic line: "T-Bone Steak, Cheese Eggs and Welch's Grape." This weeks mix: Frankie Baby, Thee Mixtape brought to you by DJ Tiff McFierce LISTEN . Click tab for more information and sounds!
TUPAC MOVIE AND FAThERS DAY - YESSSS!
Happy Fathers Day! As always, things to do, places to go and food to eat! But first, can we talk about the Tupac movie! In addition, I researched some fun recipes for your Fathers Day weekend and incorporated a little Pac! HEYYYYYYY!
FOODIES PARADISE - 6.9.17
As the weather finally breaks in the New York City. it is time to hit all the festivals! This week we compiled NYC Summer food festivals. Here is a guide to some of NYC's top food festivals. What better way to enjoy the summer with innovative recipes, chefs and outdoor fun. Also, below check out the weekly playlist for your pre-game!