New “I Am The DJ” Featuring Country Superstar Justin Moore

JUSTIN-MOORE-DJ-472x472One of our newest features over on Slacker is “I Am The DJ,” where your favorite artists and bands get to create their own exclusive station.

This week we have a new DJ and it is Justin Moore.

Slacker sat down with the country superstar to create a radio station comprised of his favorite artists, from Willie Nelson and Eli Young Band to The Allman Brothers Band and Randy Houser.

Check out this exclusive look into the musical soul of Justin Moore as we prepare ourselves for his new album, Off The Beaten Path.

Listen to “I Am The DJ” on Slacker here. 

Jason Derülo Curates Exclusive Station With Slacker’s “I Am The DJ”

DERULO-DJ-472x472Chances are you have heard of R&B vocalist Jason Derülo. The singer, songwriter, dancer and actor launched his career while still in his teens, first as a songwriter for others and later as a solo artist, which has propelled him to new heights in popularity. His hit single, “The Other Side,” has had a steady spot on the Slacker EQ Top 40 Charts for weeks with no signs of slowing down.

Recently, Slacker sat down with pop superstar Jason Derülo to create a radio station comprised of his favorite artists, from Missy Elliott and Michael Jackson to Madonna and Daft Punk.

Check out this exclusive look into the musical soul of Jason Derülo on his dedicated “I Am The DJ” station as we prepare ourselves for his new album, Tattoos, out on September 24th.

Listen to Jason’s “I Am The DJ” here! 

I Am The DJ Featuring Sara Bareilles

BAREILLES-472x472Slacker sat down with singer/songwriter Sara Bareilles and worked with her to create a radio station of her favorite music.

On her featured I Am The DJ station, you’ll hear the stories about artists and songs that inspired her to become the star she is today, from Tom Waits and Animal Collective to Fiona Apple and Justin Timberlake.

Check out this exclusive look into the musical soul of Sara Bareilles—it’s I Am The DJ on Slacker.

“I am the DJ” Featuring Jillette Johnson

Screen Shot 2013-06-26 at 2.47.46 PMThe second installment of Slacker’s new series “I am the DJ” is out now with Jillette Johnson. Slacker sat down with New York singer/songwriter and mapped out an entire radio station comprised of her favorite songs.

This music journey includes stories about artists and songs that have inspired and helped shape the talented singer/songwriter into who she is today. Tune in to hear an amazing collection of songs, from The Beach Boys and Johnny Cash to Rufus Wainwright and Arcade Fire, with personal stories of why they are so special. Listen here.

Slacker’s Scott Riggs had an opportunity to sit down with Jillette recently in New York where they discussed her new album, DJ’ing her own Slacker station and more. Take a look.

You can also take a look at Jillette performing her song “Peter Pan” for her Slacker “I am the DJ” session.

For more on Jillette and other performances check out www.slacker.com/JilletteJohnson.

 

 

 

New Series “I Am the DJ” Debuts with Counting Crows

DJ-COUNTING-CROWS-472x472There is nothing better than personal music recommendations from people you trust- unless of course that person happens to be a famous musician.

Our new series “I Am the DJ” gives a glimpse into the music collection of some of our favorite artists as they showcase their favorite songs, biggest influences and specialized playlists. To debut the series, Slacker sat down with Counting Crows frontman Adam Duritz to build an entire radio station comprised of his favorite songs.

Adam put together an audio journey through his influences and the emerging acts that he so passionately embraces on his Outlaw Roadshow project.  From Phoenix and Delta Kids to Pixies classics and even Naughty by Nature – the station is, much like Adam, an eclectic mix of various styles that mesh together perfectly.

Head over to   “I Am the DJ: Counting Crows” on Slacker and stay tuned for more artists coming soon!