Every week ChiChi212 will be getting In The Booth with Manhattan’s hottest DJs to learn what makes their turntables spin. This week, the man who pretty much made me famous in the blogosphere: Steve Lewis.
BM: How did you choose your DJ name? Or if it’s your real name, why did you stick with that?
SL: I used to be Lil Stevie Lewis… but I grew out of it.
BM: Would you consider DJing a full-time job or a hobby?
SL: In between… not a full time job (or do other things) but more than a hobby.
BM: What do you do during the day?
SL: Terrorize the innocents.
BM: When did you know you wanted to be a DJ?
SL: When my song selection became relevant again.
BM: Fill in the blank: If you couldn’t be a DJ, you would be a__________:
SL: Justin Bieber.
BM: What DJ(s) did/do you look up to and have you ever met them?
SL: Paul Sevigny and Stretch Armstrong because they are very tall. We have tea regularly.
BM: How would you describe your DJ style and what’s your favorite type of music to spin?
SL: I play rock and if they don’t throw things or point at me with angry scowls I leave the track on.
BM: Complete this sentence: I can’t go into the booth without ______________:
SL: Fear of being mistaken for a real DJ.
BM: What type of food do you crave when your set is finished and where do you go to get it?
SL: As everybody knows I like chicken. I go where it is but I love Veselka.
BM: If someone wants to request a song, say because it’s their birthday, how should they do it? With cash? Via twitter? With the song written on their boobs?
SL: I don’t have any songs that they know. but a smile gets me looking for something nice.
BM: What three songs do you wish you never had to hear again?
1. Here Comes The Bride
2. Get Me To The Church On Time
3. Sweet Home Alabama
BM: What three songs am I missing out on by not having them on my iPod?
1. Good Vibrations: Beach Boys
2. We’re From America: Marilyn Manson
3. Sex Dwarf: Soft Cell
BM: If you could produce a song for any artist who would it be and why?
SL: Snooki…’cause she’s amazing.
BM: If you could curate the soundtrack to any movie, what would it be?
SL: I’d love to do a western or redo the soundtrack of The Godfather.
BM: What’s your dream gig?
SL: Playboy Mansion with Hef and Holly (Lament)
BM: What’s your favorite city to DJ in (aside from New York?)
BM: What are your favorite clubs to spin in NYC?
SL: White Noise, The Hudson Hotel, Lit.
BM: Would you ever play Hanson in your set?
SL: Absolutely..will tonight… in between Stones and Jimi.
BM: What is the worst part of nightlife?
BM: What is the best part of nightlife?
SL: The bloggers.
BM: What’s your next career move or will you DJ forever?
SL: I want to become Snooki’s love interest and see where that takes me.
BM: Any projects you’d like to promote?
SL: Nah, my peeps know wassup.
BM: Where can I stalk you in the internet?
BM: Where can I listen to your mix tapes?
SL: I do live only ..don’t record my shit for posterity, prosperity or propositions.
BM: What’s your fun fact?
SL: My shit is real.
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