An Upper Michigan Native, or Yooper (Upper Peninsula of Michigan), starting out DJ'ing in 1992, Mafu has DJ'ed at WOCR FM and WMKC FM, Hot101.Net, Club Frequency in the 2000's, and many many mobile gigs that include weddings, dances, bars, Navy Formal, Relay for Life, college and private parties etc etc. He was a Music Director and later a Program Director at WOCR FM, and had been a member of ADJA (American Disc Jockey Association. Mafu's mobile career included Tunes Are Us, M & M Productions, and his own company Jammin' Tunes. At WOCR, aside from a DJ, Mafu held titles Music Director and Programming Director. This is where Mafu initially learned how to beat mix, produce commercials, and remix using old reel to reel tape, physically cutting and splicing. He learned how to mix on 2 Technics turntables with 2 cd decks (without pitch control) at WOCR Radio. After a relocation and his company startup. he moved into pitch controlled Denon CD decks in 1994. Mafu has been using MP3's on Denon MC6000 and Denon MC600MKII since 2012ish.
Officially retired from DJ'ing in 2001 to focus on family, and after passing the torch to younger brother Kooshie, MaFu still mixes sets for fun for his Mixcloud account and had joined in the fun at Mixology 101 with Tabs and his brother Kooshie between the end of June, 2016 and the finale in March 2017. Mafu also had performances at The Bottom Line nightclub in the Cruz Bar and Main room.
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