Doors: 6:00 a.m. - Noon
Melrose Ballroom / 36-08 33rd Street / Queens
DJ/Remixer/Producer Junior Vasquez is the original Superstar DJ. He was one of the first International DJ’s commanding a global audience whose name more than 30 years later still packs a room. His career began in the 80’s where he worked with DJ and pop remixer/producer Shep Pettibone, and together they co-produced and edited numerous singles from artists like Madonna, Whitney Houston, Janet Jackson, MC Hammer, Prince and The Pet Shop Boys. Vasquez went on to produce albums for John Mellencamp, For Real, Lisa Lisa, and Cyndi Lauper as well as individual LP tracks for Cher, Wild Orchid, and Kristine W. Vasquez, along with his record label Junior Vasquez Music, is also known for introducing new artists, including many crossover singers, to dance/pop music scene, including Vernessa Mitchell, Jason Walker, Casey Stratton, Vivian Green, Heather Headley, and Sam Harris. Junior’s nightclub residencies were the stomping ground and foundation of NYC in the 90’s-00’s beginning at Bassline, Sound Factory, Tunnel, Arena @ Palladium, Twilo, Earth @ Exit, Spirit and Cielo as well as many events he produced through his record label JVM at the Roxy and Pacha and the list goes on.
3608 33RD STREET / QUEENS, NEW YORK
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