Why Fresh Breaking Needs Fresh Music

Nothing is worse than seeing a jam play some beats made by your cousin to avoid copyright issues. 

Music that’s always at a high BPM can sometimes make an event feel more like a rave than a jam. I’ve been missing the soul that keeps the essence of breaking alive.

I spoke with Amjad ($7 Crew) about his opinion on copyright music and what DJs could do to stop boring music at jams. He talks about: 

  • Playing a whole song to bring out the playfulness of a dancer
  • How a higher BPM doesn’t mean it’s a hype break
  • Why fresh breaking needs fresh music



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