We are Scratch



Scratch Music Group is a venture-backed, high growth music and technology company founded in 2002. Scratch Music Group has executed nearly 100,000 events, entertained over 15 million people in over 25 countries worldwide, and has been featured in press outlets including CNN, MTV, ABC, FOX, The NY Times, The Wall Street Journal and Forbes. The Company operates three divisions:

Scratch DJ Academy is the world’s leading DJ and music production learning center co-developed by Jam Master Jay of Run DMC. Scratch DJ Academy has locations in NYC, Miami, LA, Atlanta, Chicago and Philadelphia along with dozens of satellite locations in hotels, resorts, and cruise ships worldwide. To date, Scratch DJ Academy has taught over 500,000 people to DJ and produce music through its copyrighted curriculum and proven teaching methods.

Scratch Events leverages its assets, global reach, and the power of the DJ to create authentic and immersive programs for the largest and most identifiable brands in the world. Scratch Events’ guaranteed quality, turnkey solutions, and proven professionalism have allowed the Company to work closely with leading brands including H&M, Saks Fifth Avenue, MTV, Vans, Macy’s, Victoria’s Secret, Bloomingdale’s, ESPN, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Pepsi, Sandals Resorts International, W Hotels and many more.



Scratch Weddings is a fresh alternative to typical wedding DJ services. Scratch Weddings is the perfect music solution for the modern couple searching for a highly skilled and versatile wedding DJ. Scratch Weddings provides every client with access to first-rate DJ talent, proven event oversight, and the highest level of quality and professionalism in the industry.