The Gaff in the News:
Jan.3rd: The Gaff is set to drop his 1st 7" single: 'Do That Thing' b/w Under The Sun' with Punchout! Set for 45 release Jan.31st, and digital release February 1st 2013
December 7th: New Year's Eve In Saskatoon at the Odeon Events Centre will find The Gaff with his SSSU brother Skratch Bastid. you KNOW this is going to be good!
December 1st: The Gaff is set to Tour Western Canada playing a number of 45 only shows with his friend Vinyl Ritchie; expect dates in: Vancouver, Whistler, Kelowna, Fernie, Golden, Edmonton, Calgary, Regina & Saskatoon!
November 1st: 'Katakana Edits Vol.7' reached not only number 1 in sales charts for it's genre 'Broken beat Nu Jazz' but also Number 1 overall! Thanks Mom and Dad, didn't expect you to buy it 1000 times lol
October 1st: The Gaff Released 'Katakana Edits Vol.7' and is exclusively available on Junodownload.com
July 27th: SOUL SISTERS, STAND UP! Skratch Bastid & The Gaff album release party, Toronto:
2 years in the making, finally done and out online Tues. July 17th, and tuesday july 24th in 2 parts, CD's out July 27th.
July 10th: brand new mix for the 10 year anniversary of The Rub, Brooklyn's famous monthly party:
The Show: JULY 28TH: The Rub: Dj Ayres, Eleven, JUST BLAZe & The Gaff. gonna be epic
May 11th: SOLID SUMMER! Gaff is set for 4 festivals: Winnipeg Jazzfest fri. June 22nd, Sask Jazzfest July 1st canada day, Basscoast and Shambhala in the Fractal Forest.
Mar: The Gaff invades Canada's west coast with Dates in: Regina, Fernie, Golden, Whistler, Vancouver and Nelson; March 30th -April 14th
Jan 2012: The Gaff is set to Play "Lugo" the annual sold out event at The Mendel
Nov.30th: The Gaff & The Steadies are booked to play New Year's EVE in Saskatoon at Amigo's. The Steadies are the newly renamed: Mobadass.
Oct.30th: Gaff is scheduled to play a mini western canadian tour in: Nelson, Whistler, Golden and Fernie.
Sept.12th: The Gaff has joined Forces with the Amazing Skratch Bastid to drop an INSANE new mix on the world, scheduled for completion by christmas 2011, and to be dropped early 2012.
Aug.7th: The Gaff Nailed it at his first encounter with Shambhala. peep the write up and video on the front page.
June.25th: Gaff is an official act at SaskJazz's Jazzfest: playing alongside Ali Shahied Muhammed and Keys N Krates this year. (Questlove & Kid Koala last year 2010)
May.3rd: Gaff Returns from Los Angeles, having rocked the amazing Afro Funke' Night in Santa Monica, Playing alongside Jeremy Sole, Digging for Records, and kickin it in the studio with DJ Numark.
Mar 11th :Gaff is Confirmed to rock the beach at Shambhala This Summer (August 5th) playing all Afro/Latin Funk Bombs and Breaks, this'll be Gaff's first appearance at this mighty festival.
Feb.20th-26th 2011----Catch the Gaff on Tour throughout the beautiful B.C. rockies as he plays: Fernie, Banff, Jasper, & Revelstoke bringing his flavour through the mighty mountains of canada
Dec.2nd/2010 ---- Gaff recorded this LIVE MIX: FASCINATING RHYTHMS exclusively for his show at Fortune Sound in Vancouver (dec.10th), done live using Serato, the rane ttm'57, 2 1200's and the Novation Dicers, download it, share it, blog it! says Gaff: "this is my first ever live mix, it incorporates afro, funk, latin, swing, and contemporary productions influenced by these styles, was a lot of fun to make, I hope you all have as much fun listening to it as I had performing it"
Nov.30th/2010-----peep The Gaff's Article for Brooklyn's own COSMO BAKER that he did for the big homie's BREAKBEAT TUESDAY ft.THE GAFF and nab a couple Mp3's ripped straight from gaff's mighty record collection, as well as a journalistic history of 'comin home baby'
October 23rd/2010 -----Gaff was just voted 'Best DJ' in the city in toon town at PLANET S MAGAZINE "I'm really honored, and surprised really, since I had no idea they were doing a DJ category. I'd like to thank everybody that voted for me, and also like to give a big shout out to Charly Hustle, who came in 2nd, I'm super happy with that given that i taught him the ropes of Dj'ing a few short years ago! word!"
October 20th: Skratch Bastid just used one of Gaff's as of yet (soon to be released on Punchout! recordings) tracks on Jayceeoh's new Super 7 mix, the track is 'Under The Sun'
THE GLOBE & MAIL has this article up online when they interviewed gaff for their 'road trip playlist' check it out! these are some of the tunes gaff was playing last year at the club