Shannon Burton, also known as DJ Steady B, has built a solid reputation and following since stepping into the music scene over 17 years ago. He began his career as a Hip Hop and R&B DJ, but has grown into a multi-genre DJ, Producer, and Promoter. Through his many years of experience, countless headlining performances and successful events, he has earned the title as one of the midwest’s leading and sought after DJ’s.
Though he calls Indianapolis home, he has brought his infectious energy and style to stages in Germany, Toronto, Detroit, Orlando, Chicago, and the rest of the Midwest’s major cities. Steady B currently holds residencies at two clubs in Indiana. He performs weekly at Historical Vogue Theatre in Indianapolis and The Social Experience in Kokomo, while also entertaining clubs like MagBar (Louisville, KY), O’ Sullivans (Fort Wayne, IN) and Dill Street (Ball State University) as a guest DJ on a monthly basis. Over the span of his career, Steady has held more than a dozen different longstanding residencies in different venues and cities.
DJ Steady B has performed on line-ups with a wide array of entertainers in various settings, which supports the fact that he can call any stage or venue home. He has performed on bills with artists such as Snoop Dogg multiple times, Mix Master Mike of the Beastie Boys, Marsha Ambrosius, Figure, Bad Boy Bill, Derrick Carter, Hopsin, Jarren Benton Swamp, Alex Peace, Reid Speed, DJ Assault, D. Lake of Claire Hux ( Mad Decent ), and Paul Anthony (Dirty Fabic ). He has also opened for bands like Zoogma, the Skeetones, The Flying Toasters, 16 Candles and DJ’ed at major events such as Super Bowl XLVI, NCAA Championships, MotoGP in Indianapolis, PRIDE Festivals, the Oranje Art and Music Festival, Mojo Stock, WARMfest, and the Detroit Music Festival. As well, Steady B performs regularly for major brands like Victoria’s Secret, Vanity Women’s Apparel, Upland Brewing Company, and Home Depot, Kinetico Water Systems and has partnered with community organizations like The Boys and Girls Club of America and The American Red Cross over the years.
DJ Steady B’s talent is music. His passion is sharing it with others in any way he can. His unique and dirty music stylings mixed with a dynamic stage presence has made him an invaluable entertainer in the Indiana music scene for years. His experience and drive will keep him around for many, many more to come.