Same name, fresh face.
Perkins High School senior Ryan Thompson has taken up a family tradition. Last summer the 18-year-old started "Mazza DJ III," following in the footsteps of his grandfather Jim Mazza Sr., 70, and uncle Jim Mazza Jr., 43, who both have experience in the DJ business.
Mazza Sr. started his business more than 25 years ago.
"He's a very good musician and a very good drummer. So far he's doing real well," he said of his grandson. "It boils down to giving him 27 years of experience right now."
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