A DJ is murdered after working an album release party.
The victim, Holly Rhodes, had a rough childhood and had been involved in some crimes run by Shane Winters. She has a young assistant being run by Shane who steals from the parties she DJ’s.
The party is for Regina, a fading pop star. She has Joey steal a music producers phone so she can get into the studio and get the album of an up and coming star.
Esposito takes the young kid under his wing, as he is a lot like he used to be. He lets him spend the night at his apartment and confronts Shane to stay away from him. Espo promises Joey that he can always reach out to him for help.