Justin has been involved with music for over 20 years. It all started with the alto sax in middle school - then a bassist for over 16 years, earning piano scholarships in college, and now with DeepBlu. Outside of playing music around the region, Justin holds 2 bachelor of arts degrees in music and photography from the U of M. Justin is a firm believer that music can make or break any event, and he uses that as his driving force at every one.
Jonathan has been involved with the local and national music industry for over 20 years. His credentials span a broad range from writing & recording with such artists such as Larry Dodson (Bar-Kays), Brent Smith (Shinedown), Lil Rounds (American Idol), Alexis Grace (American Idol), Jimi Jamison (Survivor), Josh Brown (Day Of Fire, Full Devil Jacket), local legends Eric Gales, Ruby Wilson & Reba Russell, just to name a few. Not only is he a vibrant entertainer, but he is also an avid music lover. His experience shows with every performance
Jimmy's entertainment experience is fortified with just about every aspect you can imagine. He has toured with bands in the US, Mexico & Canada and has had the honor to work with some of the most influential names in music: Bob Marlette (Ozzy Osborne, Rick Springfield, Avril Lavigne, Shinedown & others), Willie Pevear (Johnny Cash, Bonnie Raitt & others), Pete Matthews (Evanescence), Malcolm Springer (Matchbox 20, Full Devil Jacket & others). Jimmy started this company after working in the wedding industry for a while and knew that clients needed a better option. DeepBlu's reputation has been built on this.
Johnny has been a musician for as long as anyone can remember. He not only loves playing music, but he is proficient in creating and recording it as well. Johnny's upbeat attitude and desire to be the best he can be lights the room every time he steps behind the DJ booth. His knowledge of all kinds of music is quite impressive, and he understands "flow" better than most. He is increasingly becoming one of the most requested DJs on the DeepBlu team.
Blake has been with DeepBlu for several years, and he brings every second of that experience to the table with every wedding event he DJs. He is best known for his positive and patient demeanor and a deep love of music of all types (literally - this guy loves it all). On top of his superb DJ skills, he has been a professional drummer for most of his life with musical roots going back as far as before he was able to walk.
Randel has been a DJ and musician since his teens. He is literally a "walking music encyclopedia", and he is a prime example of what all of us at DeepBlu know as a true entertainer through and through. He consistently brings his knowledge and love of music to the table each and every time he steps behind the DJ booth. He's won couples and guests over time and time again. Randel believes that music can change the world and it can definitely make your wedding day an event that will be talked about by your guests for a long time to come
John has had the fortune to be a professional DJ for over 15 years. However, his passion for music has been with him for as long as he can remember. He started playing musical instruments at a very young age, learning guitar, bass, trumpet and piano. What he enjoys the most about DJing is the feeling he gets when he is able to get a crowd up and enjoying the music. He is fortunate to have developed the ability to read the crowd early in his career and it has been his most valued tool to utilize at every event in which he has entertained. He has always been driven to do his best for every one of his clients and will provide excellent service for your wedding, too!
Ryan is a classic audiophile. As a technical media intern for most of his teens, he mastered many different forms of audio production. From small to large scale recording to live audio production, he can handle anything any event may require. In addition to his training in the field, Ryan has had formal training with the U of M. He believes the energy he can create at his wedding events is not so much about what you hear, it's about how it makes you feel - how the music moves you. His love of music and its powerful effect on the listener are two primary motivators for him during his performances
Jeff brings almost 20 years of DJ experience to the DeepBlu family. He was one of the most sought-after DJs in the Cincinnati area before moving to Memphis several years ago when he joined DeepBlu. He was featured on The Knot as one of the best DJs in the Cincinnati market, and he hasn't slowed down a bit after making our beloved Memphis his home. His love of music and entertaining started in grade school when he picked up his first trumpet and continued with the school marching band, Jazz band pep band throughout high school. He is a self-proclaimed "band geek" and proud of it! His ability to get a crowd fired up is a favorite of all of his wedding DJ clients. Jeff can give you and your guests a ride that they won't soon forget!