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Suns Search for In-Arena DJ

We have an MC, now we need a DJ.
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Posted: Oct. 12, 2010

The Phoenix Suns together with Verizon Wireless are searching for a talented in-arena DJ who will rock US Airways Center this season for all Suns home games.

This newly created entertainment position will join in-arena host Ced Ceballos, The Gorilla and Suns Dancers to keep US Airways Center the most exciting venue in the NBA. The in-arena DJ will perform at all Suns home games, as well as at promotional team appearances throughout the season.

“We are very excited to be adding another high energy element to our entertainment package,” said Kip Helt, Phoenix Suns Vice President of Game Entertainment. “Through music and hyping the crowd, our DJ will play a major role in creating an electric atmosphere at every Suns home game.”

The club is encouraging DJ’s with performance experience to submit an audio/video demo, photo and resume using the contact information and address below. Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and have all information submitted by Monday, October 18.

Kip Helt
Phoenix Suns Vice President of Game Entertainment
201 E. Jefferson St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Each candidate will be reviewed and finalists will be asked to perform a live audition at US Airways Center. Videos of the live auditions will be posted on Suns.com, where fans will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite DJ.

One lucky DJ will be selected to perform for the first time when the Suns host the Los Angeles Lakers on October 29 in the club’s home opener at US Airways Center. Tip-off is set for 7:30 p.m.

Get to the game on Friday, October 29 when your Phoenix Suns tip-off the 2010-11 regular season at home against the Los Angeles Lakers. Fantastic seats for single games are still available. Purchase your tickets at Suns.com or by calling 1-800-4NBA-TIX.