Dee Jay Silver: “Every Good DJ Should Be Able to Play All Genres”

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Photo credit: Jamie Vess

Thanks to the popularity of big-name DJs like Girl Talk and the White Panda, mashups are widely heard even outside of the “Remix, Bro” themed parties found at frat houses. Although these songs feature a multitude of genres seamlessly blended, country is rarely featured. Cotton Eye Joe may be the closest thing to techno-country that folks have heard of nowadays.

Enter Dee Jay Silver, a born-and-raised Texan who brings songs by current artists like Chris Young and Carrie Underwood to the mashup table.

The rest of this article was published online and can be found here:

http://blogs.browardpalmbeach.com/countygrind/2013/09/dee_jay_silver_interview.php

Jason Aldean Brought Rock Star Energy to Country Music at Cruzan Amphitheatre, West Palm Beach

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Photo by Logan Fazio

The grills were hot, cowboy boots were stomping, empty beer cans multiplied rapidly, and muddied trucks adorned with confederate flags packed the lot. No, it wasn’t the Redneck Yacht Club, it was just folks tailgating before Jason Aldean’s concert, Saturday at Cruzan Amphitheatre.

The rest of this article was published online in the Broward New Times and can be found here:

http://blogs.browardpalmbeach.com/countygrind/2013/09/jason_aldean_cruzan_amp_west_palm.php