DJ Dirty Pop (USA)

Known for his thumping dance floor remixes of all the big name divas, Dirty Pop will play the Mardi Gras Party for the first time in 2016.

There are few sounds on the DJ circuit today as fresh an innovative as those of DJ Drew G - aka Dirty Pop. Based in San Diego, but constantly on the road, this prolific DJ and music producer continues to push dance floors to the limit in clubs both at home and around the world.

To describe Drew G's sound is nearly impossible because he crosses so many genres in both his production work and live DJ sets. His trademark "Dirty Pop" signature sound is a blend of house, pop, rock, hip-hop, EDM and more. Within the world of Dirty Pop, you're as likely to hear Rihanna and Pink, as Shania Twain and Queen. Sonic boundaries mean nothing to him - he breaks them week in and week out.

To create the sound, Drew fuses many songs together to create what sounds like brand new remixes on the fly, often containing drops from original un-remixed tracks. The brand refers nowadays not only to his sound, but also to the bad boy image associated with the Number 1 traveling dance Party in the U.S. as well as the Dirty Pop apparel line.

A Drew G live set is infused with relentless energy. Nobody can work mash-ups like him. He flows in and out of tracks flawlessly and fans never know what to expect next. Hard kicks and dark electro drops are common trademarks of a Dirty Pop set.

Drew G's production work is no stranger to the Billboard Club Charts. He has procured official remixes of some of the hottest music artists in the world, including Beyonce, Madonna, Lady Gaga, Whitney Houston, Ke$ha, Britney Spears, Deborah Cox, Mary J. Blige, just to name a few.

Amongst the numerous events around the globe that Drew G has played are New York City's famous Black Party (he's the youngest DJ ever to play the event, which he's now done 3 times), numerous Cherry weekend events in Washington, DC, a 2008 Presidential Inaugural ball for President Barack Obama, Carnival in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, Gay & Lesbian Ski Week in Aspen, Colorado, the Pink Party in Denver, CO, several of Jason Harrigan's events in Sydney, Australia, Dunes Resort events in Saugatuck, Michigan, Ascension weekend at Fire Island Pines, and Sand Blast in Asbury Park, New Jersey.

When challenges are thrown at Drew, he channels the lessons behind them into his music. Dirty Pop is a true extension of his artistic self. A true craftsman, Drew G strives to constantly create. With his beats and melodies, he expresses his truth through music.

The next chapter of Drew's career holds exciting promise. As he continues to tour, he strives to keep his legion of supporters satisfied. With Dirty Pop, you never know what you might hear or experience next.

 

David Watson

221 Sydney Park Road, Erskineville NSW 2043, Australia

Chief Strategist David Watson is a 20+ year sales and marketing veteran that has worked across different industries with a diverse range of businesses. Prior to launching Strategy Point, David was employed by photo print retailer Momento for over 7 years and in that time was instrumental in growing Momento from startup into a successful brand and service with millions of dollars of annual revenue. This experience provides his clients with unique insights and an unparalleled perspective of photographic consumers, sales and marketing, and maximising business opportunities. David has a Diploma in Strategic Marketing and is currently undertaking an Advanced Diploma of Marketing course. He is an associate member of the Australian Marketing Institute, a member of the National Board for the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, and is a member of the advisory board for the Head On Photo Festival. In his spare time David walks his pooch Rosie around Sydney Park, hones his photography, cheers for the Sydney Swans, indulges in reality TV and dreams of overseas holidays. He also supports two organizations that are close to his heart - Twenty10 who provide support for homeless gay and lesbian youth, and Assistance Dogs Australia who provide freedom and independence to people with physical disabilities.