Newell Leong or better known as DJ Miss Newell started her musical journey when she was just a part-time PR at a local club in Kuala Lumpur back in the year 2010. The art of DJ’ing has caught her eyes as she began her basic mixing lesson with the Resident DJs.
When she came to Penang earlier this year, DJ Miss Newell is contracted to play at one of the biggest dance club in the hottest night scene of Penang. Recently, she has under-go a DJ advanced lessons by the infamous DJ Joe.B from the Yes Academy U.S.A sponsored by The Georgetown Festival & The U.S Embassy.
Today, DJ Miss Newell has become one of the most versatile female DJ that will definitely rocked the house with her selections of music from the classic to the latest trending sounds on your local radio charts. She said: I don’t want to be the typical female DJ that you’ve seen playing only one kind of music and doesn’t even use the MIC to say a simple hello to party goers. You will definitely be surprised when this pro-active female DJ go on decks.
“no need to talk – listen to the Action” in my Mix… That’s who I am
The passion about music has no limit even in age, Newell started passion for music since 16 yrs old learning guitar.
Few years after, she met a friend who is also share the interest and passion of music with her by the name of DJ Jerry Low. They met each other through a friend in a music club in KL. DJ Jerry told his experience being a dj and it inspired Newell to become a DJ.
With the help of DJ Jerry Low, Newell became a DJ at the age of 19 and self improved since then. Djing is a new way of expressing music and lled the life with music. With the new way, Newell can now express music through DJing.
It is like sharing music to the rest of the world with enhancing it. DJing to Newell is an ART! With the stage name DJ Miss Newell, Newell started her profession as a DJ since 2011 until now. She has spin in several places such as Luna Bar KL, Stage KL, Club 99 and many more.
DJ Miss Newell were also the resident DJ for a year for big names club in Penang such as D’e Edge Club Penang.