Junior Vasquez is a famous New York club DJ and remixer/producer. Born Donald Mattern in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Junior relocated to New York City as a young adult to pursue a career in music production.
His early work was under the guidance of the legendary Shep Pettibone. Where Shep left off in the 1980s, Vasquez picked up in the 1990s.
Junior gained national prominence -- along with music industry influence -- through his residency at the original Sound Factory in New York on West 27th Street. Because of the heavy influence he had over his crowd, Junior was able to make or break a new club record. Major record labels came to Junior to provide remixes for pop-oriented songs. Junior often created his own