Cocoa Beach, FL (PRWEB) December 26, 2008
Academy DJs, Inc the nation's largest Disc Jockey company announces the American DJ Idol Contest. The owner Richard Barker who came originally from London, England is known already as the Simon Cowell of DJs in the entertainment world.
Mr Barker announced recently that he will be organizing a new DJ talent Idol drive to be taken on the road across America in 2009. More details on page http://www.academydjs.com/american-dj-idol-wedding.cfm . He said " I will be recruiting DJs (to add our already large membership of DJs) in all towns and cities and I will promote and organize an American DJ Idol Contest." The contest will have three expert judges including Richard Barker to identify wedding DJs and party DJs. Richard stated "I want the best disc jockeys in the land to create American DJ Idol and as the owner of Academy Djs I will also step in as the role one of lead judges."
Academy DJs are a DJ company used by Royal Caribbean and NFL teams including the Dallas Cowboys and the Houston Texans. Recently Academy DJs were used for all of the Le Petit La Mons touring race track events where the job of Academy DJs were to drive race fans in to sponsors hospitality suites. Clearly the role of an Academy DJ is a prestigious one but also the local recognition of the contestants will be a major plus.
Mr Barker who is currently a resident of Cocoa Beach, Florida also owns a local Cocoa Beach DJs company said "It is easy to find talented DJs in Cocoa Beach but much harder with Academy DJs operating nationally. We have the chance to audition and really test out the DJs in every major city. The DJs have no easy ride into Academy DJs and they will be put through their paces" He said "It must be the way we do things in England but I am a believer in telling someone straight away if they lack talent or not, if it offends you then don't put yourself through the contest to begin with."
An American DJ Idol project and talent search for DJs in America has never been done before in this country. Richard Barker also said " The status of a DJ in the eyes of millions of people is very high. Most kids these days idolize DJs and at some point in their life have wanted to be the cool disc jockey spinning tunes" He said " DJs are part of the fabric and back bone of American music and events. Without the radio airplay or the local DJs playing your song to the crowd it is very difficult to make it as a band or singer in the music industry. I want to fill this gap and give all DJs and wannabe DJs the chance to rise to the top just like you can with American Idol. Not only will the very best have the offer to join Academy DJs but we will also give the best DJs chance to record mixes in a studio at our expense for commercial production.
We will provide DJs who win their city or region work and employment as well as a featured profile on the Academy DJs website in their home town. For example the winner of Orlando, Florida will get a preferred wedding DJ in Orlando Florida position vistit http://www.academydjs.com/florida-wedding-djs/orlando-wedding-dj.cfm on our website to see an example of a page that would rank very high on the search engines like Google, Yahoo and MSN. What will happen to the DJs that don't make it? "Well I guess there is always next year, or getting a regular job instead"
The announcements of the dates and locations of the American DJ Idol are being made at the Academy DJs, Inc web site American DJ Idol press page.
About Academy DJs:
Founded in August 2004, Academy Djs has provides professional wedding DJs, Bar Mitzvah Disc Jockeys and DJs for many corporate and private events nationwide. Richard Barker owner of Academy DJs has won several DJ awards such as winner 2008 The Knot music award and winner of the 2008 Fox News Music award. Academy DJs has the reputation for only allowing the best DJs to become members of the DJ Company Team. Academy DJs also owns and operates a wedding DJ website in Cocoa Beach Florida http://www.cocoabeachdjs.com and a nationwide wedding services directory, http://www.weddingapproved.com . For more information regarding Academy DJs, visit http://www.academydjs.com or call (888)867-7630 for more details.