In This Edition:


DJ Zimmie Shirts  //  Mud on the Mountain  //  Motown Throwdown  //  Las Vegas  // Rev Shines Podcast


DJ Zimmie Shirts

They’re finally here!  Get yourself a fresh DJ Zimmie shirt.  Available in 2 styles and 3 colors and printed on super soft American Apparel with vintage feel printing, you’re going to love them.  Guys, do you want shirts?!


Available exclusively at
White Folks Get Crunk



Upcoming Events


(full schedule to the right—>)
7th Annual Motown Throwdown

Saturday 11.2.2013

Pathfinder of West Virginia

235 High Street – Morgantown, WV

6 pm / All Ages / DJ Zimmie + Live Band / No Cover



Friday 11.8.2013

Insert Coins Las Vegas



Extra Credit Podcast


(cue theme music…) It’s time for another episode of the EXTRA CREDIT podcast!  In Episode 6 I chop it up with Portland-based DJ and producer for the Lifesavas, Rev Shines.  Rev is one of the cats keeping good music alive in Portland and he’s spreading good music all over the world with the Lifesavas.  Sneakers, making beats with Questlove, records, dressing up like KISS and using CD burners on stage and more.


Also, if you need some DJ gear, sound, lights, whatever, visit our podcast sponsor, AGI Pro DJ, and use the code EXTRACREDIT when you check out.  You’ll save some loot while supporting a DJ-based company!


Listen HERE.  Learn how to subscribe HERE.



In This Edition:


All Good Sundays  //  Tan Lines (New Mixtape)  //  Motown Party Recap  //  Mud Recap


Upcoming Events


This Sunday is the last edition of our “All Good Sundays” party for 2013.  To go out with a bang, we’ve booked DJ Excel from Los Angeles as our guest and we’re having a crawfish boil.  What more could you want?!  If you’re not familiar with Excel, he’s a beast and here’s a live mix in the vibe of what we’re doing on Sunday…


DJ Excel – Live from Fluid (Los Angeles)


Don’t cry, we’ll be back next Summer with more fantastic guest DJs and good party action for you.  Make sure to LIKE our Facebook page HERE for all the updates.


Sunday 9.8.2013
All Good
w/ DJ Zimmie & Dev From Above
Special Guest: DJ Excel
East Burn – 1800 East Burnside
3p-9p / 21+ / No Cover / Crawfish Boil





Free Music!


I don’t know who decided that the soundtrack for a pool party is aggro bro rave music, but they are confused.  This mix will put a smile on your face and drastically decrease the odds of UFC fighting at your pool.  I talked to your girlfriend, she likes all these songs.  Approved by Arnold Palmer.


DJ Zimmie – Tan Lines


Event Recaps


Click the picture below to check out my recap from the 2013 Mattress Factory Urban Garden Party!



Click the picture below to check out the album from the Mud in the Dark run at 7 Springs.



Modern Event Solutions


Getting married?  Having a big corporate function?  Need your private event to be a great party?  Visit www.ModernEventSolutions.com when only the best will do!



In This Edition:

Jones // Mattress Factory Urban Garden Party //  Mud on the Mountain  // 160 Songs // Macklemore // Modern Event Solutions


Upcoming Events
(Full schedule to the right >>>>)


Saturday 6.1.2013 (tonight)
80s & 90s classics all night long!
107 NW Couch – Potland, OR



Friday 6.21.2013
Mattress Factory Urban Garden Party
Soul Factory: Motown at the Museum
w/ The Gaff (Vancouver, BC)
Mattress Factory Museum
500 Sampsonia Way – Pittsburgh, PA
Buy Tickets HERE!

This is the best party in Pittsburgh every year and VIP tickets are already sold out!  Don’t wait, get your tickets now!  I’m going to drop the ruff & tuff funk & soul set.



Saturday, 8.17.2013
Mud on the Mountain – In The Dark
7 Springs Mountain Resort – 7 Springs, PA
Mud obstacle race at night!  Limited to 1500 runners so sign up early!



(Yeah I can read & write…)


160 Songs

I recently wrote a piece about how all those songs you love to dance to get mixed together.  The article had a nice buzz online.  Check it out HERE and think twice before you interrupt a DJ hard at work.





My friend 3PM recently used my Stadium Status edit of Macklemore‘s “Can’t Hold Us” for a UFC intro and got some video for me.  It’s just a cell phone vid, but you get the idea… Get the edit HERE and watch the video below.



Modern Event Solutions


Don’t forget, if you’re having a private event, corporate function, wedding or just need some extra ammo at your next house party, Modern Event Solutions has what you need.  We’re booking into 2014 so don’t wait to reserve a date!



In this edition:


Night of the Roxbury party // Mud on the Mountain obstacle course race // East Burn benefit // OMSI After Dark // Mattress Factory Urban Garden Party // April Edit Pack // Extra Credit Podcast


Upcoming Events
(Full schedule to the right >>>)


Friday 5.3.2013 (tonight)
Night of the Roxbury party
80s & 90s club music power hour!
Jones – 107 NW Couch – Portland, OR



Mud on the Mountain
7 Springs Mountain Resort – 7 Springs, PA



Benefit for Learning Gardens Institute & Jeans Farm
East Burn – 1800 E. Burnside – Portland, OR


OMSI After Dark
3rd Annual Spirits Tasting!
OMSI – 1945 SE Water Ave – Portland, OR


Mattress Factory Urban Garden Party
Soul Factory: Motown at the Museum
Mattress Factory Museum – 500 Sampsonia Way – Pittsburgh, PA


Free Music!
(full audio catalog here)


Easter Egg Edit Pack

Tracks from:   Macklemore // Zedd // Chris Brown

Tracklist & Download Info:



Extra Credit Podcast


Episode 4 w/ DJ Excel
Listen HERE.  Learn how to subscribe HERE.



Happy New Year to everyone!  I don’t know what you have planned for this year but I hope you make it all happen.  I’ve got tons planned and it’s already starting to come to fruition.  I’ll be sending out the first in a new mix series called “Footnotes” with my next email blast so look for that.  It’s a Hip-Hop mix series with an educational aspect and it’s super fun.  Trust me, you’re going to love it.  Speaking of good stuff to listen to…


Extra Credit Podcast with DJ Zimmie


I recently launched my podcast, Extra Credit, and it’s available for free through the iTunes store.  I’ll be interviewing veteran DJs mostly with the occasional respected performer or producer.  On the podcast I get the DJ’s story of how they got started, some advice for younger DJs and see where it goes.  I’ve got some big names lined up for future interviews so make sure to subscribe and you’ll get the new episodes right to your phone or iTunes.  Episode 1 features Seattle veteran Supreme La Rock.


Listen here:




80s & 90s Prom!


Every Friday I hold it down at an all 80s & 90s dance club called JONES.  Our monthly special events are fantastic and this month we’re celebrating the famous dance from Back To The Future with a prom.


Friday 1.25.2013

Enchantment Under The Sea Dance

Jones  – 107 NW Couch – Portland OR



Mud On The Mountain


I just confirmed 2 more dates this year for Mud On The Mountain at 7 Springs resort outside of Pittsburgh, PA.  If you’re looking for something crazy and fun to do, sign up for this muddy obstacle course!  This year’s first one is on May 11th.  Sign up on the site below and check out pictures from the last 2 on my photo page.





Modern Event Solutions


Don’t forget!  If you’re getting married, having a private get together or organizing a big corporate party, Modern Event Solutions can make it amazing.



I really can’t believe 2012 is almost over.  It’s been an awesome year and I’ve already got some fantastic things lined up for 2013.  More info on that in next month’s email blast…


Upcoming Events


Bacchanal Ballroom at Portland Art Museum

Thursday, December 13th – 5:30-:8:30 / 21+

1219 SW Park Avenue –  Portland, OR



For the last 6 weeks we’ve been partying every Thursday at happy hour to celebrate PAM’s newest exhibit, The Body Beautiful.  Bacchanal Ballroom is a Greek-themed party complete with live costumed statues, choreographed dance routines, food, drinks, dancing and even me in a toga!  What else could you want?  Tonight is the last event of the series, do not miss it.  It’s looking like tomorrow will be packed out so I’ll do a recap post next week with all the photos but here’s a few teasers…



Ugly Sweater Party at JONES

Friday, December 28th – 10p – 21+

Jones 80s & 90s Dance Club & Diner

107 NW Couch – Portland, OR


Wear your dorkiest ugly sweater and you could win some Jones treats!



New Year’s Eve at Saucebox

I’ll be on the decks at Saucebox from 10-2 for NYE.  Come early and eat a delicious dinner at one of my favorite restaurants in town then stay late and get loose to some good music.



214 SW Broadway – Portland, OR


$10 cover after 10 pm



Free Music Downloads

(click to download)


Chris Brown – Don’t Wake Me Up (DJ Zimmie Intro)




DMX – Rudolph Up In Here (DJ Zimmie Edit)




DJ Zimmie – Ho Ho  Ho




Event Recaps


Mud on the Mountain – 7 Springs – 11.3.2012



Modern Event Solutions


Getting married?  Having a private function or a corporate event?  Check out the site for my special events company, Modern Event Solutions and LIKE us on Facebook.



If you haven’t watched my awesome political campaign video, do it now!



On November 3rd, 7 Springs hosted another Mud on the Mountain obstacle course race and it was my job to get everyone hyped up at the starting line.  This race I had my work cut out for me because a few days before, a freak blizzard dumped 26 inches of snow on the resort.  I was worried the race would be cancelled but then I remembered that everyone who signed up is insane and almost 3,000 people ran the course.  Despite freezing conditions everyone was in high spirits and you would’ve thought it was 80 degrees outside.


Check out more pictures in the album HERE.



I’ve got some HUGE events coming up this month;  A new club residency, a great charity fundraiser with Ashanti and G & Love & Special Sauce,  the “Alice in Wonderland” themed Mattress Factory Urban Garden Party (definitely one of the biggest parties in Pittsburgh every year), parties at the beach, parties at museums and more!  Get all the info below and don’t forget to LIKE my Facebook Fan Page and Follow Me on Twitter to keep up with event updates and free music.


Upcoming Events


Tonight I’m kicking off my Friday residency at a brand new club in downtown Portland.  Jones Bar is an all 80s and 90s dance club with an insane retro decor and an awesome diner breakfast menu.  Jones Bar is located at 107 NW Couch.  I cut a fresh mini mix for promo, so grab it and enjoy!


DJ Zimmie – Jones Bar Friday Night Promo Mix


DJ Zimmie – Jones Bar Friday Night Promo Mix by DJ Zimmie



Saturday 6.2

East Burn

1800 East Burnside – Portland, OR



Wednesday 6.6


w/ DJ Sassy Mouff

John Henry’s

77 West Broadway – Eugene, OR




Thursday 6.7

H&M Lloyd Center Grand Opening


Friday 6.8

Jones Bar

107 NW Couch – Portland, OR


Saturday 6.9

Private Event – Portland, OR


Thursday 6.14

Igniting Pittsburgh’s Promise Fundraiser

w/ Ashanti, G. Love & Special Sauce and more!




Friday 6.15

2012 Mattress Factory Urban Garden Party

“Alice at the Factory” w/ Eli Escobar

500 Sampsonia Way – Pittsburgh, PA




Saturday 6.16

Private Event – Hampton Beach, VA


Sunday 6.17

Private Event – Williamsport, PA


Thursday 6.21

Warren House Pub

w/ DJ DMoe Funk

3301 S. Hemlock St. – Cannon Beach, OR


Friday 6.22

Jones Bar

107 NW Couch – Portland, OR


Saturday 6.23


28 NW 4th – Portland, OR


Wednesday 6.27

OMSI After Dark



Friday 6.29

Jones Bar

107 NW Couch – Portland, OR

Event Recaps

Check out the photo and video recap from Mud on the Mountain 5.12.2012 at 7 Springs Resort.


Mud On The Mountain Event Recap



This was definitely one of those days where I love my job.  Mud on the Mountain was an insane outdoor course event covering 7 miles, 1100 ft. of elevation and 20 obstacles.  Over 2000 people braved the course over 8 hours.  I had the pleasure of sending everyone off from the starting line and getting them hyped up.  I saw everything from people that looked like they trained all year for the event to people dressed in crazy costumes to people I saw the night before partying in the bar.  The event was a blast and I’m sure it will be bigger and better next year!  Check more photos and videos at http://mudonthemountain.com/




If you’ve been looking for a new challenge in 2012 look no further than Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands and the inaugural running on May 12 of the Mud on the Mountain endurance event. Scale, slither and crawl your way through 20 obstacles atop the stunning mountains at Seven Springs Mountain Resort. The seven-mile course will challenge your mind, body and soul to do more than you thought it could.


Register at http://www.mudonthemountain.com/


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