DJ Ell (Elliott Sabbagh) is a Radio Host, Mixing & Mastering engineer, DJ, and Session Violinist in Boston, MA. After becoming the co-host of The Prop Shop on WCBN-FM Ann Arbor in 2008, Ell has traveled as a concert and tour DJ for artists tours including Big Sean’s Finally Famous, Machine Gun Kelly/ EST19XX, and Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang.
Elliott Sabbagh (That DJ Ell) is a classically trained violinist, vinyl turntableist DJ, and mixing engineer, who plays, produces, and mixes multiple music genres including Hip-Hop, EDM, R&B, and classical. Trained from the early age of five on the strings, he credits his success as a DJ, turntablist, and mixing engineer to his many years of playing and studying violin and classical music.
Having established himself in the Midwest, Ell is seen around the country performing at concerts for artists and groups including ASAP Rocky, Big K.R.I.T, Curren$y, J. Cole, Juicy J, Logic, Maybach Music Group, Slum Village, Twista, and Wale alongside playing U.S. tours with Big Sean’s Finally Famous, Machine Gun Kelly/ EST19XX, and Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang. Ell plays a wide range of club, concerts, and festivals like Vans Warped Tour along with many benefit concerts, and entertainment events hosted by MTV and Red Bull.
In 2008, Ell was invited by DJ Chill Will, host of “The Prop Shop”, (the Midwest’s longest-running FM radio Hip-Hop show, since 1988) on WCBN-FM Ann Arbor, to join his show as his regular co-host. He considered Ell a “musical, rhythmic prodigy”. In 2011, Ell began teaching private and public DJ classes, workshops, and lectures at schools including Berklee, MIT, and the University of Michigan. In the summer of 2013, Ell left Michigan to earn his degree at Berklee.
- Pro Tools HD
- Yamaha HS8
- Rane TTM 57 & 57
- Rane SL3
- Native Instruments Z2
- Wave's Plugins
- Izotope Plugins
- AKG C414