Episode 16

A Music Journey from Clubs to Brands: A Conversation with Adam Merced aka DJ Mode


February 20th, 2020

47 mins 22 secs

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About this Episode

    <p>In this conversation, Philip spends time with Adam Merced aka DJ Mode, Music Supervisor/DJ New York City Football Club. We discuss Dj Mode’s journey as a DJ and artist, the shifts in NYC nightlife, how music is an essential source of cultural resonance and the ups/downs and challenges of pushing boundaries when working with brands in culture spaces.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>The Drop</strong> – The segment of the show where both Philip and his guest share tasty morsels of intellectual goodness and creative musings.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Philip’s Drop:&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p><ul><li><a href="https://thisisnewpower.com/" target="_blank">New Power by Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms</a></li></ul><p><br></p><p><strong>DJ Mode’s Drop:&nbsp;</strong></p><ul><li><a href="https://open.spotify.com/artist/3AfDFNOpXAPEPlFFrBMOL3" target="_blank">Sectiontoo </a></li><li><a href="https://www.entreleadership.com/blog/podcast" target="_blank">EntreLeadership Podcast</a></li><li><a href="https://open.spotify.com/album/4YoN0B9e2IfU0lX4x2VS7C" target="_blank">Queen &amp; Slim Soundtrack</a></li><li><a href="https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/Stop-Making-Sense/Michael-J-Fanuele/9781642932294" target="_blank">Stop Making Sense by Michael J. Fanuele</a></li></ul>