I stumbled across a video from 2012 and whilst many of you may have seen this before, I wanted to post it for those that may not have had the opportunity to witness this inspirational video.
When we see ourselves complaining about what DJ Gear we should be buying and expressing our ‘problems’ with the choices we have, be sure to spare a moment for this 15 year old from Sierra Leone.
Kelvin, who goes under the name DJ Focus, came to the attention of an MIT worker whilst on a an educational trip. Kelvin finds discarded electronic parts at the dump and has taught himself how to reverse engineer these parts to build his own radio transmitters, batteries and DJ Mixer.
I would love to see any of the Traktor Tips Readers Building a DJ Set up from Trash. If by any-chance you do, let me know.