The Only Way To Save Your Music Scene As A Musician

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Here in Nashville, I try to stay as connected as I can to the music scene. I go out to see as many shows of different genres as I can. Because of that, I meet a lot of different artists and bands. I do pay special attention to the hip hop scene and also the… Continue reading The Only Way To Save Your Music Scene As A Musician

Quiet Entertainer Releases New Record: Intelligent Design

My new record is finally here! It’s called Intelligent Design. It’s the most rewarding collection of music I’ve done because you can start to hear a new production style and writing style that I’ve been working on. It perhaps isn’t new to some producers but it is definitely a part of my own personal growth.… Continue reading Quiet Entertainer Releases New Record: Intelligent Design

Clams Casino X Gold Panda & Starslinger ft. Yelawolf (Quiet Entertainer mix)

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photo credit: adam elmakias This is an excerpt from the set I just did opening for Orchard Lounge. I came out of my Blue Sky Black Death remix into this Gold Panda – StarSlinger remix. I got the idea from hearing DJ Shadow’s All Basses Covered when he had Bun B. I figured it’d work… Continue reading Clams Casino X Gold Panda & Starslinger ft. Yelawolf (Quiet Entertainer mix)

Bed Intruder Song Wick-It dubstep remix

Around Nashville if you’re a DJ playing electronic music and you’re NOT playing dubstep, you almost don’t matter. I say almost; there are exceptions. I admit that I’ve been fighting the trend within my own music. However when you’re on the floor and someone plays a dubstep track, you can’t deny the feeling in your… Continue reading Bed Intruder Song Wick-It dubstep remix

Mashville Rolls 9 Deep

It’s time for me to shut up. For all the times I complain quietly to myself about feeling left out or slept on, this is definitely not one of those times. On Saturday, I’ll be one of the DJs as part of 9 Deep, this weekend’s Mashville event. Mashville is the monthly DJ event showcasing… Continue reading Mashville Rolls 9 Deep

Realizing the Difference Between DJ Sets and Live PA

I have a lot of shows coming up in the Middle TN area. I love to play live. It’s one of the more cathartic things I do in life as an artist. I recently found out that I will be a part of Mashville in August. Mashville is the monthly DJ party here in Nashville… Continue reading Realizing the Difference Between DJ Sets and Live PA

It’s Better To Be Jazzy Jeff Than To Be The Fresh Prince

Some of you know that before I got into DJ-ing I was heavily involved in acting and theatre. So these days, I dream of one day having the time to go back into acting. I was reminded recently of this when I read Greg Rollett’s post on using music to launch another career. Who has… Continue reading It’s Better To Be Jazzy Jeff Than To Be The Fresh Prince

What You Need To Know About Finding a DJ Mixer

I’m in between shows right now; that means it’s time for me to evaluate and upgrade my DJ gear! My most immediate need is a mixer. I figured I’d go ahead and share with you my process for finding the right one, and help you to find one too. More and more people are beginning… Continue reading What You Need To Know About Finding a DJ Mixer