DJ Wisdom: 7:00pm
Tickets: “Pay What You Want”
It’s DJ Wisdom’s birthday and he want’s to celebrate with all of you at Putnam Place. If you are a fellow Leo, show your ID for a BOGO drink special.
With a career spanning 30 plus years and a love of music even longer, DJ Wisdom (Winston Bailey) has been dedicated to the DJ artform since a young age. A native of New York, DJ Wisdom shifted his talents to the Bay Area in 1992 where he held residences at some of San Francisco’s and Oakland’s biggest venues. This is also where he became co-founder of the ground breaking mix-show Beatsauce, which ran for 15 years on KUSF 90.3 FM, bringing in a some of the biggest talent in Hip Hop and providing a platform for DJ Wisdom to interview the likes of Jay-Z, Eminem, OutKast, KRS-One, Common and dozens more. Over the years, DJ Wisdom has played side by side with some of the best DJ’s in the country, such as DJ Kool Herc, DJ Shadow, Little Louie Vega, Red Alert, and Spinna; he also hosted some of the longest running and most legendary nights at venues such as The Fillmore, Bimbo’s, DNA Lounge, The Independent. He returned home to New York 10 years ago to hold residencies at Bembe, Brooklyn Bowl, Berry Park, and Madam-X. DJ Wisdom’s career has taken him around the globe, playing in cities such as Berlin Germany, Barcelona Spain, Toronto Canada, Rio di Janeiro Brazil, and Kingston Jamaica.