Author: Herbert Holler

"Everybody dance now!" Why is it always the commercial ones that get stuck in my head? Like, just this morning, I keep hearing/singing, over and over, that beginning scream the Londonbeat dude does in "I've Been Thinking About You." "Heyyyyyy yeahhhh yeah yeahhhh...

Hey, friends. I'm back from my annual end-of-August vacation in Maine, feeling refreshed--perfect time to express gratitude, recalibrate my compass and tighten the sails. I have 25-plus years experience marketing, producing and deejaying nightlife events. That's a long time in any industry, let alone an...

Friends: When I spin an event, depending on what's happening at the very moment I'm playing, there are a number of thoughts and feelings flying in and out of that [very big] space between my ears. For instance, at Porsche's 70th Anniversary at MetLife Stadium, I...

Spring hath sprungeth! What an intense couple a months it's been! Below you'll find pics from the Cerebral Palsy Foundation's Annual Gala (it was extraordinary), the Brooklyn Botanic Garden's Annual Spring Gala (so much fun; thanks for having me back, and thanks @eilonpaz!) and a...

Literally! Or, at least, not until the last gig of the month, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden Spring Gala. And what better way to mark the fury of May, when we all crawl out of our caves and greet the gardenias, than a glorious get-down in...

Hello friends. Dunno 'bout you, but I'm really running low on Vitamin B. (Or is it Vitamin K? Vitamin D? Darn!). Definitely ready for a long recess from this cold, wet weather. But April is about to give me the jolt I need--NINE EVENTS! We...

Friends: I just sold out Irving Plaza this past Saturday night. Over 1,000 people swarmed the venue, and just as soon as doors opened, poured onto the dance floor to hear the most fun, most dance-happy songs from the 70s through today. They started singing almost...

The perfect DJ will provide the perfect music for your event and for the people coming, be it a ceremony (yes, that's Jose Canseco, and the officiant, the "Rent Is Too Damn High" guy; undoubtedly one of the stranger weddings I've worked)...

Friends: I've been asked this question a lot, recently. And I understand why--there are literally tons of DJs now calling themselves "DJ." It's important for me and my business, now more than ever, to stand out from this fray, to communicate to prospective clients why I'm...