Ask Jay-Z’s Engineer & Tour DJ Young Guru Anything & He’ll Answer!
For over a decade Young Guru, has been at the center of hip-hop's biggest moments, mixing nearly all of Jay-Z’s albums, serving as Hova's new tour DJ, A&Ring for Roc-A-Fella Records and Def Jam and much more. That lengthy resume has made Guru one of hip-hop's leading sound engineers, producers and DJs, and DJBooth is giving you the chance to interview him!
Simply submit your questions for Young Guru as a comment below or via Facebook. He'll then pick the best questions to answer during a live talk to at the A3C Music Festival. His work with Jay-Z, the audio equipment he uses, the art of DJing, it's all on the table, so ask away!
If you can't make A3C don't worry, we'll post video of the interview so you can hear Guru answer your questions. And those planning on picking up A3C Passes can catch Guru twice during the festival:
Friday, October 12 (1:30 - 3:00): Moderator of Engineering Panel, sponsored by SAE Institute.
Saturday, October 13 (4:00 - 5:30): Young Guru Presents: The Era of the Engineer, sponsored by Akai Pro and featuring a live demo of the new Akai MPC Renaissance.
Written by Nathan S. on 10/5/12
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