Orlando, FL - - Unlike a lot of new up and coming Hip Hop DJs, DJ Goonie has shown his versatility and extensive knowledge, not only with the use of today’s digital DJing equipment, but also with his use of mixing, blending, and scratching of vinyl records and CDs on the turntables. While specializing in the Hip Hop genre, he still has a genuine love of all music, from rock to pop to soul.
Originating from Los Angeles, CA, DJ Goonie, first found interest in the music industry at the young age of 9, as he would accompany his songwriting mother to the studio during her recording sessions. “Besides my mother, my musical influences are Smokey Robinson, Jay-Z, and Barry Gordy. These people have influenced me due to their business minded practices and the great successes they have obtained over they decades.” He went on to began his DJing and producing career at the age of 16 while spinning and gaining notoriety at local house parties, clubs, school events, and private parties.
Gaining a Bachelors degree in the Music Business from the world-renown Full Sail University in Orlando, FL, he has a vast knowledge of not only the technical side of the industry, but business aspects as well. Currently DJ Goonie has shown his love and passion of various music styles through the versatility displayed on his mixtapes. His hardworking and grinding mentality has lead him to independently release and distribute these mixtapes by hand online and in the streets. He is also preparing an overseas music expansion to grant him the title of an international DJ.
For additional information on DJ Goonie please visit www.myspace.com/djaygoonie. For drop requests, mp3 submissions, and interview requests contact Jessica at 954-560-4812 or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.