by Ryan Snyder

DJ handle: DJ-Weapon X What it means: The name was given to me by my boy DJ Fader because of my years of service in the army. What I play: Hip hop, R&B, reggae, reggaeton, mash-ups, etc. Catch me at: All over the Triad Upcoming shows: Anytime Fitness in Thomasville on June 5 Got in the game: 2000 Why I do it: Because since I was young I had an ability to lead a rock and had a thing for music. Influences: My Cousin DJ Rukiz, Grand Master Flash, DJ Red Alert and can’t forget DJ Jazzy Jeff First pro gig: A house party back in my hometown Pawtucket, RI Favorite technique: Scratching/mixing Personal playlist: Everything from Ne-yo to Linkin Park Favorite albums: Usher — Raymond vs. Raymond My gear: Two Stanton 12-inch turntables, Stanton mixer and Torq Website:, ‘­ I’d like to add: Big ups to everyone that has been sticking with me and coming out to all my venues. Make sure to check out my up-coming events.