Allyson Toy is a DJ and music culture strategist based in Los Angeles. Originally from the Bay Area, with stints in New York City and Shanghai, DJ Toy has worn many hats during her tenure in the music industry from managing artists, working in music media to being an onstage talent herself. In this interview, DJ Toy talks about her experiences as a DJ in China, the role of blogs and websites for artists, and navigating music industry politics. You can follow DJ Toy at @toywearsdapants on all social media and visit her website at www.djtoy.us --- Opening Set is a podcast about DJing and nightlife culture hosted by King Most and produced by Jon Reyes. You can follow them on Instagram at @openingset and e-mail any questions/feedback at email@example.com. The show is produced with love from the Bay Area. Yee.