Posts Tagged ‘funk’

Sat April 16th 2016: Love Handle feat. DJ Mamabear. 76a Geary Ave. Toronto

April 13, 2016

love handle april 2016

Buckle up FUNKsta’s Love Handle is shifting gears in a huge way! For April’s edition we’re welcoming Sweaterfunk regular Dj MAMABEAR for her first (of many, we hope) Toronto appearance.

Accompanying Mamabear on the ones and two’s will be Love Handle residents Famous Lee, Alister Johnson & Big Jacks. This will be the all vinyl FUNK jam to knock yer socks off!!

76a Geary Ave.
11pm – LATE
$10 b4 Midnight


Junie – Suzie Thundertussy (DJ Big Jacks Edit)

January 26, 2016

Junie - Suzie Thundertussy (DJ Big Jacks Edit)-01

Hey DJ and music nerd homies, I whipped together a lil’ something new for ya’ll to use and enjoy. This is an edit for Junie’s “Suzie Thundertussy” more commonly known now as the original sample for Kanye’s “No More Parties in LA”. Feel free to share.

Listen and Download


Fri Sept 25th 2015: DJ Big Jacks @ Odd Thomas Bar. Toronto.

September 23, 2015

I’m back inside Odd Thomas Bar, playing them party jams all night. Guaranteed good times.

odd thomas sept 2015

Toronto, it’s time to re-wire your mind for one seriously odd jam!

After a long week of #GettingNormal at work, we are inviting you to let loose, unwind, and turn it up a notch.

Soundtrack to the night by BIG JACKS

For Guestlist/Keg Service call or email: 647-982-2700 /

Sat Aug 8th 2015 : Love Handle BBQ w/ DJ Big Jacks + more . Cold Tea. Toronto.

August 5, 2015

I’ll be bringing the 45 box back out for this one..

love handle bbq 2015

It’s time for some FUNK in the SUN!

The good people at Love Handle HQ wanted to show some proper love for all the support throughout the years, so Toronto’s best boogie funk jam is taking it outdoors.

For the second straight year we’re bringing the whole Dam Family out to the Cold Tea patio to rinse out the FUNK/Modern Soul jams while enjoying the sun and an amazing menu!

The Dj’s include Big Jacks, Brother Son Of S.O.U.L., Walla P, CRATERY.COM, Cam Hildebrandt, Jason Ulrich, & Andy Capp, as well as Catalist & Famous Lee.

Food provided by Kaewonder.

This is a no cover event..
Doors open at 3 and we going til 10pm.
Make sure you come say hello, enjoy a libation and… FUNK it up!

Sat July 4th 2015: Bastid’s 5th Annual BBQ. Toronto.

June 18, 2015

I’m super excited to be back on this year’s heavy line up. One of the best summer time parties in Toronto. Get your early bird tix now and don’t miss out!

bastid bbq 2015

Miller Genuine Draft Presents

Bastids BBQ Toronto 2015

Canada’s #1 DJ/ Entertainer Skratch Bastid will unite people over great music provided by a cast of world-class DJs; live performances from special guests; and prime cooking provided by Canada’s premier street food purveyor La Carnita!


Skratch Bastid
Chris Karns
DJ Dopey
DJ Starting From Skratch
Big Toe’s HIFI
Big Jacks
Paul Chin
and a Super Special Guest!


A Parking Lot Jam – 229 Richmond Street West Toronto Canada

July 4th 2015


Early Bird: $10 |
Advance: $15 |
Door: $20 + tax and fees
Bastid’s BBQ apron combo package:

Visit for more info and prizes

Sat June 20th: Downtown Saturday Night w/ DJ Big Jacks. Thoroughbred Food & Drink. Toronto.

June 17, 2015


I’m happy to say i’m starting a new residency this Saturday, June 20th, inside of Thoroughbred Food & Drink (and every 3rd Saturday of the month after that). I’ll be playing classics, newness, and all goodness. Come kick it off with me this weekend.

Downtown Saturday Night feat. DJ Big Jacks

inside Thoroughbred Food & Drink (304 Richmond St. W)
Good music. Good vibes. All night long.

Doors at 10pm

No Cover.

DJ Big Jacks – OG Recipe. (Original Samples Mix)

April 20, 2015

DJ Big Jacks Presents : OG Recipe.

A mix of original samples.

Following up in a similar vibe of Big Jacks’ highly acclaimed mixes, Originals 1.5 and Black Magic series, OG Recipe is the next step forward in the musical journey. Featuring samples used by the likes of Drake, Kanye, Jay Z, Dipset, Kendrick Lamar, Just Blaze, Dilla, Alchemist, Madlib, and so many others. All mixed, cut, and flipped by DJ Big Jacks (of the Grand Groove DJs). Take it in now and enjoy the flavour of the OG Recipe!

Brandy – Full Moon (Big Jacks’ Remix)

April 7, 2015


Your girl Moesha gets another Big Jacks remix treatment, this time for the steppers on the dance floor. Enjoy!

Sat April 4th 2015 : Voyage Funktastique 1 year anniversary w/ special guest DJ Big Jacks. Montreal, QC.

March 31, 2015

Voyage Funktastique is one of the dopest funk movements happening right now, powered by the homie Walla P. This will be my first time playing boogie funk out in Montreal. I got the 45s on deck for ya’ll and i’m pretty excited!

voyage funktastique



Venez célébrer le 1er anniversaire du Voyage Funktastique au Le Bleury-Bar à Vinyle avec Dj invité Big Jacks (Toronto).


>> DR.MaD



Sat Dec 20th 2014 : Love Handle feat. Big Jacks x Son of Soul. Toronto.

December 16, 2014

Toronto’s best boogie funk party is back for it’s monthly edition and this time around it’s the return of DJ Big Jacks as a special guest playing a rare all vinyl set.

love handle dec 20 2014

This holiday season Love Handle jumps off the gift giving a few days early. Dj’s Famous Lee, Son of S.O.U.L. and Big Jacks guarantee to put the FUNK in yo TRUNK so join us on the dancefloor and let FUNK it up!

inside The Piston
937 Bloor St. W