Noted DJ/Remixer/Producer and EDM Country Artist DeeJay Silver Signs Recording Contract with Sony Music Nashville.
DeeJay Silver is bringing his brand of Country/Rock “Electronic Dance Music” style to the masses, with the announcement that he has signed a recording contract with Sony Music Nashville. As part of an overall deal to help support marketing and production of this project, Sony Music Nashville has struck a deal with Average Joes Entertainment to produce country remix albums of new and existing Sony Music catalogue.
#CMchat caught up with DeeJay Silver recently and did a video Twangout with him.
Silver’s first release under the new arrangement will be the early-summer arrival of his four-song EP, Country Club.
“What an honor to be a part of the Sony Music Nashville family! I appreciate the opportunity and all the hard work by the staff at Sony, as well as Sony A&R VP Jim Catino, my manager Ken Madson, Jarred & KO at Phive Starr, and Average Joes’ CEO Shannon Houchins. Thank you for believing in me. Can’t wait for the world to hear what we’ve done!!!”
Average Joes has already produced several remixes for Montgomery Gentry, Joe Nichols and others over the past few years. Sony Music Nashville’s catalogue remixes under the relationship also promise to include some new guest appearances.
A top concert DJ/remixer/producer for the past decade, Dee Jay Silver’s exciting brand of music has been heard on tour with a variety of artists, most recently on back-to-back outings with Jason Aldean on Aldean’s My Kinda Party Tour and his current Night Train Tour.
Fans can look for a feature on Silver in the new episode of GAC’s Headline Country, premiering today, April 25, at 3 PM, ET, with additional airtimes available on GACTV.com here: http://www.gactv.com/gac/
Learn more about Silver online at www.DeeJaySilver.com, and keep up with him on Twitter @deejaysilver1.
About Dee Jay Silver
Dee Jay Silver has entertained millions of listeners with his unique brand of party rock country style of music mixing as a top touring DJ/remixer/producer for more than 10 years, having played in premier venues in virtually every major market in the U.S., Mexico and Canada. Among other appearances, fans have seen Silver on tour with Rascal Flatts, as well as back-to-back tours with Jason Aldean.
About Sony Music Nashville
Sony Music Nashville includes its three country label operations – Arista Nashville, Columbia Nashville and RCA Nashville – and Provident Music Group, one of the world’s leading Christian music companies. Sony Music Nashville is a division of Sony Music Entertainment.
About Average Joes Entertainment
Average Joes Entertainment launched in 2008 with flagship artist Colt Ford. Since its inception, the entertainment company has expanded to housing three labels, a management company, a publishing entity and a film and television production company. With CEO Shannon Houchins at the helm, the Nashville-based entertainment company focuses on a grassroots approach, availability of product and cross-promotional opportunities to expand artist visibility. Average Joes Entertainment, including subsidiary labels AVJ Records and Backroad Records, is home to Colt Ford, Montgomery Gentry, JJ Lawhorn, LoCash Cowboys, JB and the Moonshine Band, Rehab, The Lacs, Lenny Cooper, Bubba Sparxxx, The Mud Digger Series and Redneck Social Club. For more information, visitwww.averagejoesent.com.
Photo Information – Pictured (l-r): F3 Entertainment’s Ken Madson, Sony Music Nashville A&R VP Jim Catino, Dee Jay Silver, Average Joes Entertainment CEO Shannon Houchins, and Sony Music Nashville Chairman & CEO Gary Overton. Photo Credit: Alan Poizner