Does anyone know what season we're in? The gig frequency and earlier evenings would suggest it's autumn, not-to-mention I feel uncomfortable wearing white (and the complimentary yacht-rock station on Sirius XM is no more), but Alexa just said something about "90 degrees fahrenheit." (Dearest Mother:...

Friends: Now that the summer season is in our rearview mirror, the sailboats are all nestled quietly, tucked away in their dry docks, the ice cream trucks have stopped playing that fricking song, and Jimmy Buffett has unplugged his guitar, it's time to start prepping for...

Strangely enough, for me, weddings are the most challenging gigs I get. It's my client's most special day, and they're nervous, not sure how the party's gonna go, not sure if their guests will have fun, not sure how they look, worried if that cousin shows...

Hello, friends! I hope you're doing well--eating right, working hard and staying warm. My calendar is starting to fill up with confirmed bookings that include NYU's Weekend on the Square (thanks, Joey!), the New York Horticultural Society's Flower Show (thank you, Cristina!), the Brooklyn Botanic...

2018 went out with a bang-izzle. I was invited by AEG Live to warm up the room for Snoop Dogg's big New Year's Eve show at Terminal 5. It was the perfect way to end an insanely busy year full of music: Thousands of people moving and...

Feels like it's slipping right outta my fingers these days. I've been working around the clock, practically, stopping only to turn in for the night. The hollerdays are here, so is the cheer, and thank goodness for this beer in the fridge cuz the chamomile...

"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...