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My Festival Debut at Boulevardia 2019

June 17, 2019
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DJ Diehard at Boulevardia 2019 (Photo via Nicole Bissey Photography)

I recently made my festival debut with a two-hour set in the silent disco at Boulevardia 2019.

You can listen to the mix here.

Guest Mix for So French, So Good

May 23, 2019

I recently made my Belgian radio debut with a guest mix for So French, So Good on RUN.

So French, So Good is a radio show specializing in the French touch style of house music. RUN is a college radio station based in Namur, Belgium. The episode also features an interview with DEMON and a mix from Stephane of Superfunk. You can listen to the show below. My mix starts around the 23 minute mark. French touch forever!

https://m.mixcloud.com/benjamin-prevoo/run-demon-interview-st%C3%A9phane-b-dj-set/

Guest Mix for Influx Radio.

May 2, 2019

I recently made my UK Internet radio debut with a guest mix for Influx Radio. The mix was recorded live, with no re-edits. Check out the mix below:

The DJ Diehard Mix Show on XLTrax.com

February 7, 2019

I’m pleased to announce the launch of the DJ Diehard Mix Show, every Tuesday at 8 PM EST/7 PM CST, on XLTrax.com. XLTrax.com is Canada’s Number 1 Music Network. The show features some of the best in house and dance music, all in the mix. Past episodes can be streamed on my Mixcloud.

DJ Diehard is a Kansas City, Missouri-based DJ. He is passionate about bringing the energy and quality vibes. DJ Diehard began DJing in 2008, while attending college in New Orleans. His sets often blend Afrobeats, bounce, footwork, house and reggae-dancehall. DJ Diehard has played many venues, including the Riot Room, Niche, The Chesterfield, Handsome Willy’s, RecordBar and CrossroadsKC at Grinders. The DJ has a monthly residency, every last Thursday of the month, at The Chesterfield. He hosts DJ Diehard’s Selections, every Friday at 4 PM GMT/10 AM CST, on Ugandan Internet radio station Afrobeatsfm.com. DJ Diehard also hosts the DJ Diehard Mix Show, every Tuesday at 8 PM EST/7 PM CST, on XLTrax.com. He has opened for a wide range of artists, including Big Freedia, Mickey Avalon and Simon Rex (Dirt Nasty) and DJ Taye. When you see DJ Diehard’s sets, the beasting is unparalleled.

Beast It With DJ Diehard Every Last Thursday of the Month at The Chesterfield.

February 6, 2019

I have launched a monthly DJ residency, Beast It, every final Thursday of the month at The Chesterfield. I’m spinning tunes from 7-9 PM. Hang out with DJ Diehard the last Thursday of every month for fusion of Afrobeats, footwork, bounce, house, reggae-dancehall and incomparable beasting, 

Craft cocktails, beats, and fun!

NO COVER!

The Chesterfield is located inside Alamo Drafthouse Kansas City.

About DJ Diehard:

DJ Diehard is a Kansas City, Missouri-based DJ. He is passionate about bringing the energy and quality vibes. DJ Diehard began DJing in 2008, while attending college in New Orleans. His sets often blend Afrobeats, bounce, footwork, house and reggae-dancehall. DJ Diehard has played many venues, including the Riot Room, Niche, The Chesterfield, Handsome Willy’s, RecordBar and CrossroadsKC at Grinders. The DJ has a monthly residency, every last Thursday of the month, at The Chesterfield. He hosts DJ Diehard’s Selections, every Friday at 4 PM GMT/10 AM CST, on Ugandan Internet radio station Afrobeatsfm.com. DJ Diehard also hosts the DJ Diehard Mix Show, every Tuesday at 8 PM EST/7 PM CST, on XLTrax.com. He has opened for a wide range of artists, including Big Freedia, Mickey Avalon and Simon Rex (Dirt Nasty) and DJ Taye. When you see DJ Diehard’s sets, the beasting is unparalleled.

The Debut Episode of DJ Diehard’s Selections on Afrobeatsfm.com

February 6, 2019

I recently began my weekly radio show, DJ Diehard’s Selections, for Afrobeatsfm.com. Afrobeats FM is an Internet radio station based in Kampala, Uganda. You can stream the first episode here. The show features an hour of me in the mix with the freshest, most blazing Afrobeats. DJ Diehard’s Selections airs every Friday at 4 PM GMT/10 AM CST on Afrobeatsfm.com. Archived episodes can be found at my Mixcloud.

DJ Diehard is a Kansas City, Missouri-based DJ. He is passionate about bringing the energy and quality vibes. DJ Diehard began DJing in 2008, while attending college in New Orleans. His sets often blend Afrobeats, bounce, footwork, house and reggae-dancehall. DJ Diehard has played many venues, including the Riot Room, Niche, The Chesterfield, Handsome Willy’s, RecordBar and CrossroadsKC at Grinders. The DJ has a monthly residency, every last Thursday of the month, at The Chesterfield. He hosts DJ Diehard’s Selections, every Friday at 4 PM GMT/10 AM CST, on Ugandan Internet radio station Afrobeatsfm.com. DJ Diehard also hosts the DJ Diehard Mix Show, every Tuesday at 8 PM EST/7 PM CST, on XLTrax.com. He has opened for a wide range of artists, including Big Freedia, Mickey Avalon and Simon Rex (Dirt Nasty) and DJ Taye. When you see DJ Diehard’s sets, the beasting is unparalleled.

Indie Only Ep. 5

December 16, 2018

Here’s the latest episode of Indie Only:

Washed Out “Chimes”
Blood Orange “Best to You”
Let’s Eat Grandma “Falling Into Me”

Kississippi “Cut Yr Teeth”
Twist “Going Home”
Broods “Peach”

IDER “You’ve Got Your Whole Life Ahead of You”
Kelly Lee Owens “More Than a Woman”
Okaywill “Emotional”

Diet Cig “Scene Sick”
Tame Impala “Past Life”
Neon Indian “Polish Girl”

Big Thief “Mythological Beauty”
Soccer Mommy “Skin”
Sunflower Bean “Come For Me”

 

My African Radio Debut on AfroBeats FM

November 1, 2018

I recently made my African radio debut on Uganda-based radio station AfroBeats FM. You can stream the mix here. Everything was mixed live, with no re-edits.

Funk Mountain: A Mini Documentary About My CrossroadsKC Debut

May 23, 2018

Documentary filmmaker Bobby Pitts, of Worth It Films, recently shot a mini doc about my debut DJ sets at CrossroadsKC at Grinders:

Indie Only Ep. 2

March 21, 2018

Check out the second episode of Indie Only:

Natalie Prass “Short Court Style”
Frankie Cosmos “Jesse”
Wye Oak “It Was Not Natural”
Moby “The Middle Is Gone”
Twin Shadow featuring Haim “Saturdays”
MGMT “Me & Michael”
Real Estate “Stained Glass”
Kitten “I Did It”
Tacocat “I Hate the Weekend”
St. Vincent “New York”
Fleet Foxes “Third of May/Odaigahara”
Weyes Blood “Do You Need My Love?”
Hembree “Can’t Run Forever”
Post Animal “Ralphie”


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