Avoid Fuzzy Image Affliction

DJ Jason Jani says he has found a way to reach out to web-savvy audiences (let’s call them Millennials) through video testimonials and video blogs, both of which provide potential customers with first-hand views of past clients and the entertainers … Continue reading

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Will Mafia Score a Hit?

The main difference between the American mafia and Swedish House Mafia? As far as we can tell, the Swedish House Mafia don’t leave a horse’s head in the bed of their enemy—just empty beer bottles. Their first official single, “One,” … Continue reading

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Why Networking Doesn’t Blow

You’ve heard the joke about the baker, the photographer, and the bagpiper? Neither have we, but DJ Mark Brenneisen of Total Entertainment thinks it’s no joke when these professionals have sales leads–and he devised a great way to make those … Continue reading

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DJs respond to Pauly D nom for “America’s Best DJ”: “Not!”

As the race for “America’s Best DJ” begins, some DJs have chimed in with their opinions of at least one nominee—MTV’s Jersey Shore well-oiled DJ Pauly D. The response has been spirited. It started with J.R. Hutter, who said: “You … Continue reading

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Movement: America’s Best DJ Tour Revs Motor City

Detroit—Things got wild and a little wet, but once again, Movement rocked it in the Motor City. Held this past Memorial Day weekend in Detroit’s Hart Plaza, the techno-centric festival also served as a massive platform for the launch of … Continue reading

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Steve Porter’s Viral Secrets

And to think it all started at a bar mitzvah, or a wedding–that’s where Steve Porter started DJing. Now, he’s made it to the Big Show—the NBA. Porter’s the visual and audio force behind the NBA’s “Amazing is…” ad campaign, … Continue reading

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At Ibiza Summit, Larry Levan Grooves on…

Mike Pickering (pic), a storied dance-music jack-of-all-trades who DJed at Hacienda, helped launch Happy Mondays, and who recently restarted Deconstruction Records, recalled at the International Music Summit in Ibiza last week how New York nightclubs in the early 1980s altered … Continue reading

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