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Welcome to teardropisfrom.NYC ☺!

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Hello world 🖖🏽!

My name is Peter ‘Tear-Drop’ Mercedes-Phipps.

 I am a Caribbean-born, New York City bred, multifaceted + multi-talented artist, creative,

& most importantly: A Professional Human 🕴🏽.

I’d like to welcome you to teardropisfrom.NYC,

my independently owned & run micro start-up based out of New York City 🗽.

Established in 2015, my focus in teardropisfrom.NYC is to provide quality live entertainment 🎙, expert independent consulting ⚜️ & the best in digitally produced media content 💾.

I have over a decade of experience within the fields of adolescent education 🏫, tourism & hospitality 🗺, radio broadcasting 📻, digital asset production 📀, and the performing arts + theatrical entertainment🎭, servicing the NYC tri-state area, North America + the Caribbean 🌎, and Europe 🇪🇺.

My clients include governmental + non-governmental entities, sororal + fraternal organizations, non-for-profits + corporations, educational institutions, independents,

creatives & artists alike.

I invite you to continue ⬇️ below ⬇️ to learn more about me, view my digital portfolio

& check out my scope of work.

If you have any questions about availability for hosting & performances, consultation queries, regards about sponsorship, collaborations, or any other inquiries, feel free to email me at 📧:


 You may also reach me via cell 📲:


Feel free to send over a fax, too 📠:


Thank you for visiting teardropisfrom.NYC 🙏🏽

Wishing you infinite peace & divine presence


Peter ‘Tear-Drop’ Mercedes-Phipps

The Professional Human

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Q: What is it that I actively do?

A: I create & curate digital media content.

I provide tutoring services &

educational instruction.

 I host live events + radio shows + podcasts.

I consult independently.

 I DJ. I act. I model. I do Improv.

I enjoy eating cookies.

I practice living life

as presently as possible,


Q: What work have I done?

A: Click here for where I’ve DJ’d & hosted.

Click here for my C.V.

 Click here for my list of clients.

Click here for media

I’ve produced & been featured in.

Q: What do I look like?

A: Click here.

Q: How can you contact me?

A: Click here.

Q: Where can you find me online?

A: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Instagram,

Google Business, Snapchat, Periscope, Mixcloud, Medium, LinkedIn, Reddit, Vine.

Q: What other info do I have to share?

A: For legal stuff about my website, click here. If you’d like to donate to teardropisfrom.NYC, do so by clicking here.

Thank you 🙏🏽.

Q: Do I have anything else to add?

A: Yes. Check out my exclusive door-to-door DJ

service by clicking here. And check out my latest DJ mixtape, “BUMP” by clicking here.

Q: Is this goodbye?

A: Only until next time 🖖🏽.

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Places I’ve DJ’d & hosted at:


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List of clients:


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My C.V.:


The City College Of New York

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Bachelors in Humanities & The Arts

Class of 2012

Majored in Communications,

Advertising & Public Relations

Minored in Quantitative Reasoning,

Radio Broadcasting & Theatre


Proficient conversationalist

Highly expressive


Strong leader

Software Specializations

Sony Vegas Pro / MAGIX Vegas Pro

Google Apps for Work Suite

Open Broadcaster Software

Microsoft Office Suite

Adobe Audition

Traktor DJ




Known Languages: Fluency

English: Native

Spanish: Native

Portuguese: Upper Intermediate

French: Lower intermediate



Midtown, NYC | 2005

Video Production Intern

Occupational Experience

Caribbean Cultural Center

African Diaspora Institute

East Harlem, NYC | 2016 - 2018

Assistant to Communications Director,

Social Media Manager, A/V Manager,

 Digital Media Producer & Brand Representative

Madame X

NoHo, NYC | 2016 - 2017

Social Media Manager & Digital Media Producer

82nd Street Academics

Jackson Heights, Queens, NYC | 2016

Lead Teacher

Harlem Focus

Harlem, NYC | 2015

Host, Vlog Consultant &

Digital Media Producer

Hostelling International New York

Upper West Side, NYC | 2015

Guest Services Specialist

Caribbean Cultural Center

African Diaspora Institute

East Harlem, NYC | 2015

Digital Media Producer

The Madison Square Garden Company

Midtown, NYC | 2013 - 2015

Walking Tour Guide

U.S. Embassy

Ottawa, Canada | 2014

Digital Media Producer

New York City Team Handball Club

Hell’s Kitchen, NYC | 2012 - 2014

DJ, Live Events Host,

Social Media Manager & Digital Media Producer

CCNY’s Got Talent

Harlem, NYC | 2010, 2011, 2012


Party Virus Productions

Harlem, NYC | 2009 - 2012

DJ, Digital Media Producer,

Brand Representative

Relay For Life: CCNY

Harlem, NYC | 2008, 2009


WCCR-AM City College Radio

Harlem, NYC | 2006 - 2012

DJ, On-air Host, A/V Manager,

Brand Representative

Harlem Center For Education

El Barrio, NYC | 2005 - 2012

Math, Science & Engineering Instructor

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Legal stuff:

This site created by me,

Peter ‘Tear-Drop’ Mercedes-Phipps,

and its content, unless otherwise noted,

is licensed under a

Creative Commons

Attribution-Noncommercial-Noderivatives 4.0

International License

Based on work at


To view a copy of this license, click here,

or send a letter to:

Creative Commons, PO Box 1866,

Mountain View, CA 94042, USA.


The Peter “Tear-Drop” graphic seal

is courtesy of Fiore from

the Serial Dreamers Collective.

Thanks, homie 🙇🏽‍♂️.



is not affiliated nor endorsed by

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA),

 its subsidiaries, or its affiliates.

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What I look like:

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