Mix #128 we bring you DJ SOL from San Luis Obispo, California. Sol’s profound passion for music originated over a decade ago when at the age of 15 his focus became directed at mixing. There were numerous greats such as the Baka Boyz, Eman, Armand Van Helden, and Wicked from which Sol derived much of his inspiration. After spending countless hours mixing, cutting, and scratching he naturally developed a new love for the art of djing.
From homemade mixes that circulated throughout the neighborhood to DJing numerous house and block parties, Sol’s constant hustle and work ethic, as well as his undeniable skills, led him to guest appearances at local lounges and clubs. In 2005, Sol obtained residency at a Premier Night Club–Rocae’s in Santa Maria, CA where his experience and the development of friendships with well-known DJs helped elevate him to a completely new standard and also introduced him to the business aspect of the industry. In a short matter of time Sol proved himself to be more than the average DJ and through several released mix tapes along with excellent promotional tactics he began creating quite a buzz in the community.
After gaining credit as the Central Coast’s top DJ, Sol’s next career accomplishment was marked when he began DJing on KWWV Wild 106.1 a rhythmic radio station based out of San Luis Obispo, California. Sol currently still holds down the #1 rated 5 O’clock Traffic Jam on Wild 106 on a weekday basis. Sol’s hard work, dedication, and passion for music are exemplified each time he releases a high-energy mix or rocks a crowd.
Sol’s diverse knowledge of music continues to keep him in high demand as he can be found displaying his talents to the masses at numerous clubs and venues around the world. He can also be heard and subscribed to on iTunes on Sol’s Podcast. Although Sol has had numerous accomplishments, his musical journey has really just begun to take flight. If you’re just finding out about DJ Sol and his musical genius, get ready to be blown away.
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Check out the Tracklist after the jump with links to download all of the songs he sed in this mix. Be sure to check back every Monday for a brand new mix.