All posts by Deadly Buda

The Making of King of Style

“King of Style” is a techno track that took three decades to make. As many of you know, the track is made from audio and video samples from what is regarded as the first Hip Hop Documentary, Style Wars, a movie that mesmerized me from the day I saw it and echoes in my head Read More…

King of Style: the Style Wars Video Mash-up

Get Loose! Get Loose! I’m so pumped that people all over the world have been liking and sharing King of Style. I wanted to make this track for years and I can finally say that with the help of Industrial Strength Records and Public Art Films it became a reality. Stay tuned for more madness Read More…

More Than Meets the Eye: Nocturnal Wonderland 20 Year Anniversary

by Joel “Deadly Buda” Bevacqua Insomniac’s Nocturnal Wonderland celebrated its twentieth year over the 2015 Labor-Day weekend. It was a sight to behold, but when the eye candy wore off, I realized there was more to this rave than met the eye. Each day had its own distinct musical character pulsing through the visuals. Day Read More…

EDC Las Vegas 2015: An Old-Schooler’s Perspective

Let’s get it out of the way: Despite its multi-million dollar budget, Insomniac’s Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas 2015 was an old school rave. As a writer, you really want to criticize SOMETHING about the festival, so you can seem like you are giving a balanced portrayal. But really this rave lived up to its Read More…

Deadly Buda’s Seppuku’s Birthday Bash DJ Mix

Seppuku’s Birthday Bash! by Dj Deadly Buda on Mixcloud Deadly Buda’s February 27, 2015 set at Seppuku’s birthday bash at the Hookah Lounge in Santa Barbara, CA. Some new and old tracks. Features a new track by Terry Dux, and some old school Deadly Buda and DJ Scud tracks. The beginning of the set is Read More…

Deadly Buda Track Reviews March 3, 2015

Last January I got booked to play Techno Belligerent’s “Jason Takes Los Angeles” party in downtown LA. Once again I sent the call out to producers everywhere to clue me in on their latest and greatest so I could come out the box slaying. Well I got a lot of stuff that came in. It Read More…

Blue Buddha Side B – Classic Deadly Buda mixtape

Blue Buddha Side B by Dj Deadly Buda on Mixcloud Released in the early 90’s by Turbo Zen Records. Side B of this classic Deadly Buda mix tape starts off with a Cramps bootleg and then drifts into some amazing early acid and techno from DJAX Upbeats, Dance Ecstacy 2001, Rephlex, Mike Dredd, Adam and Read More…

Blue Buddha Side A – Classic Deadly Buda mixtape

Blue Buddha Side A by Dj Deadly Buda on Mixcloud Classic DJ Deadly Buda mixtape (side A) from the early to mid 90’s. Lots of classic early acid-techno like 303 Nation, Adam X, experimental mixing and interesting tracks. Like many of the early rave tapes, has a sprinkling of “non-rave” music mixed in for flavor. Read More…

Algorhythm 2 Rave Halloween-Somewhere in Pittsburgh

Here’s a re-print of a fanzine article about Algorythm 2, my favorite part is, “Then there was this gorgeous (even better than the -skinny brunette at the copy place) girl with black or brown curly short hair. She had a shirt that was black with a star on it. She was SO beautiful and so Read More…

Soul Pittsburgh Scene Report Mid-October 1993

SLURP! Newsletter “Pittsburgh” Scene Report (Mid-October 1993) (USA) by Deadly Buda Beats breaking down. every split second Bass tumbling through the air – wash after wash of synth waves climbing, climbing. dancing in mid-air richocheted from wall to wall so hard YOU can almost see them – Your body, a crumbling whirling dervish of DNA, Read More…