Interview with John "DJ Jazzy Jay" Byas and Danny Martinez, Part 1 (first half)

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Title

Interview with John "DJ Jazzy Jay" Byas and Danny Martinez, Part 1 (first half)

Subject

Ethnic groups and nationalities -- African Americans -- Puerto Ricans (Boricuas)
Harlem -- Greater Zion Hill Baptist Church (116th Street and Manhattan Avenue)
Music -- hip hop -- b-boying -- deejaying -- Afrika Bambaataa -- Grandmaster Flash -- Kool Herc -- Russell Simmons -- Chevy Caprice -- Def Jam Records -- Rick Rubin
Gangs and youth culture
South Carolina
Bronx River Housing Projects
Hustler culture

Description

Part 1, first half, of an oral history with John Byas (DJ Jazzy Jay) and Danny Martinez, conducted originally through the Bronx African American History Project and dual-listed under the Bronx Latino History Project.

Creator

Byas, John (DJ Jazzy Jay)
Martinez, Danny

Publisher

Bronx Latino History Project
Bronx African American History Project

Date

March 19, 2009

Contributor

Naison, Mark

Format

MP3

Language

English

Type

Oral history

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Naison, Mark

Interviewee

Byas, John (DJ Jazzy Jay)
Martinez, Danny

Transcription

Original Format

MP3

Duration

00:47:02

Files

Byas, John and Danny Martinez Part 1.mp3
Byas John and Danny Martinez.pdf

Citation

Byas, John (DJ Jazzy Jay) and Martinez, Danny, “Interview with John "DJ Jazzy Jay" Byas and Danny Martinez, Part 1 (first half),” Bronx History Online, accessed December 1, 2022, https://digital.bchslibrary.org/items/show/518.

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