April, 2013

Bathtub Scene shows double standard for Female DJs

Posted by djtinat in Personal

Today I noticed a tweet from @DJGinaTurner that sparked my interest and inspired this blog post: "Can we find something to talk about other than a girl dj in a bathtub and what "real house music is"? Lets talk about how good pizza tastes!" I immediately pictured a woman DJing naked in a bathtub and rolled my eyes. After doing a quick google search, I came across "sexism within electronic music" and even "Bathgate!" In the center of all...

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Apr at 11:59 AM

Master Of The Mix w/ DJ Tina T. Behind The Scenes (Episode 2)

Posted by djtinat in Personal

The "Auditions" are over and I'm thankful the judges trusted I am capable of much more than I did in the last episode. So now the pressure is on to prove it... After my first set, I guess a lot of the producers were very "concerned" about me and how nervous I seemed during the audition. I was pulled aside a few times on set without any cameras around and talked to about if I was feeling ok. They...

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Apr at 4:39 PM

Master Of The Mix w/ DJ Tina T. – Behind The Scenes (Episode 1)

Posted by djtinat in Personal

Reality TV, something I never thought I would do! Honestly, I still can't answer the question "Was it a good or bad experience?" It was definitely the most intense, challenging, difficult, exhausting, exhilarating and traumatizing experience of my DJ career so far. Was it good or bad? I won't be able to tell you until the season has wrapped, but for now, lets talk about episode 1... Two days before flying to Miami to film the show, I...

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Apr at 11:51 PM