Junior Madrid on "Home Sick" / L.A. Vibe Radio - 10/07/11
Friday, October 7, 2011 at 8:00 PM - Saturday, October 8, 2011 at 1:00 AM (PDT)
Junior Madrid | Spanish Hustle L.A.
Life, Laughter, Art and Junior’s passion Music. With his profound love and ear for music, Junior incorporates a wide variety of rare and eclectic tracks from every genre. Throughout his childhood, Junior grew up listening to Salsa, Disco, Funk, Soul, Latin Jazz, Latin Boogaloo, Classic Rock, Motown, R & B, Reggae and Blues in the household. At the age of 13 he developed an exquisite taste plus appreciation for all type of genres including his interest in becoming a DJ. His inspiration and structure came from listening to Afrika Bambaataa, Kool Herc, Farley “Jackmaster” Funk and Ron Hardy mix tapes. These legendary DJs / Artists worked as a foundation in offering an edge to Junior’s sound and style. With his New York roots, being raised in Los Angeles gave him the opportunity to become especially more diverse with music, art and most eminent culture.
By 1989 he was introduced to L.A.’s Underground Scene and was impressed by the positive vibes, the energy and most important the music. Junior’s involvement to the development of L.A.’s Underground Scene came in the summer of 1991 as a DJ / Promoter. He’s played in addition to had a chance to work with a number of L.A.’s top promoters on some of the biggest events held Southern California.
With over 20 years experience as a DJ, he also adds Producing, Remixing and Editing to his list of accomplishments. On his own label Spanish Hustle, Junior’s unreleased promotional tracks and remixes are definitely ones to watch for as they fuel countless dance floors with impressive amounts of heat. He's performed at many clubs / venues throughout L.A., Hollywood, surrounding cities, various states including internationally. While continuing to do so, Junior currently holds 2 residencies in Los Angeles. One of his residencies takes place every 4th Friday of the month for FETISH AFTER HOURS. This event goes from 12am-8am in an undisclosed warehouse in Downtown L.A... His other residency happens every 2nd Wednesdays at the Historic Blue Monkey Lounge in Hollywood. You can also catch him playing locally in Las Vegas for various special events including guest spots at the Golden Nugget, the Artisan, the Erotic Heritage Museum, Downtown Cocktail Room (DCR), the Las Vegas Hilton and the Fremont Street Experience to name a few.
Juniors played and shared the stage with some of the biggest names in the music industry. His experience along with skill come into play by having the ability to read the crowd, knowing which tracks to play that’ll definitely get the floor packed plus the crowd moving to his beat. With his musical arsenal of dance floor heat including his versatile taste in music, you’re guaranteed not to find a dry shirt in the house. This is what makes Junior Madrid one of the most unique, highly recommended DJ / Artist for both the underground and club scene today.
For booking information please contact: Junior Madrid at firstname.lastname@example.org