Meet Our Resident DJ's
DJ Leo Is based in Johannesburg, South Africa and he has been playing professionally for over 17 years. He has played at some of the hottest parties and clubs around JHB and Cape Town plus internationally and he has also played in Cyprus, Serbia, Macedonia and Mozambique.
STYLES OF MUSIC:
BIG ROOM TRANCE/ UPLIFTING TRANCE
COMMERCIAL/ CLUB HOUSE
TRANCE GIGS THAT ARE NOTEWORTHY:
SUPPORTING DJ FOR TRANCE SUPERSTARS: ABOVE&BEYOND, ANDREW RAYEL, ORJAN NILSEN, DENNIS SHEPARD, RICHARD DURAND, OMNIA, MADEON, HEATBEAT
TRUTH RESIDENT DJ FOR THE SANCTUARY TRANCE FLOOR.
HE HAS BEEN A SUPPORTING DJ FOR ACTS SUCH AS
ABOVE&BEYOND, ORJAN NILSON, HEATBEAT, ANDREW RAYEL, RICHARD DURAND, SHAPESHIFTERS, ALEX KENJI, OMNIA , MADEON , LOCNVILLE, PASCAL & PIERCE, TOM NOVY AND HARRISON CRUMP
CLUBS (SOUTH AFRICA) :
TRUTH, H20,Monsoon Lagoon. (battle of the djs winner),Prive,Satalas,Zanzibar,Newscafe: Emperors, Bedfordview, Boksburg, Groovebar, Nicci Beach, Icon, Sway, Taboo,VIP Room, Randlords, Voodoo Lounge, Cappellos, Mykonos Sundays, AZZURRI, Barcode, Picassos, Ciello by the Beach, KONG, Nye Club, Manhattan
FEATURED ON VARIOUS RADIO STATIONS:
5FM, MIX 93.8FM, IBIZA LIVE RADIO, Yfm, Edenvale Radio
Headline DJ for the Moz Army Party – Qualimane Mozambique
Ponta Do Ouro – New years 2015-2016
California Beach Bar (Cyprus)
Club Effect (Macedonia)
Armada night,Imagine Nation pres. Andrew Rayel, Imagine Nation pres. Orjan Nilson, 5FM Search of Sunrise, H20, Kiss fm Parties and various street parties. Private yacht party (CPT) Private Maxim Mansion Party (CPT), Official One Productions DJ
He has Featured on 5fm on both Roger Goodes show, Fresh in the morning and the Vinyl Frontier
“Purveyor of deep, infectious dance grooves and a feel-good atmosphere.”
Producer, DJ, promoter, and electronic music enthusiast alike, Chris Marsberg aka Smoothe hails out of the eastern part of Johannesburg. When not on the performance duty, Chris spends a very serious amount of time immersing himself in all things of the electronic musical kind, this includes keeping up with the latest releases, sometimes working on his own productions and generally keeping a finger on the pulse with current and popular trends.
“Never afraid to go too deep, his emotive musical selections are his own therapy”
With more than a decade of industry experience performing at most of the major clubs and events as well as involvement with major local record stores ala Soul Candi & Retro Music.
“For me, it’s all about mood and a deep, hypnotic groove… playing those tracks that get you tapping your feet and nodding your head without you realizing it, regardless of genre, tempo, style, or release date.”
Holding down several residencies over the years (Groove Bar, Kiss, Groove Café, 212, Munich) and having supported alongside many industry heavy weights and international artists
Chris / Smoothe has further performed live on various radio stations (5fm – The Roger Goode Show / Euphonics House / The Ultimix ; Yfm, Nutty Nhys Saturday Live / Rudeboy Paul & Unathi)
Dj Joel Cruz learnt his skills firstly at Soul Candi institute of Music. He then was mentored by Dj Dino Bravo for a while, before entering Retro music’s courses.
Dj Joel Cruz has been heard playing at different spots in South Africa from the classy clubs like ZAR Sandton, Velvet Rosebank, SET Rosebank, Manhattans and FTV to a more local scene like Carfax, Chaf Pozi, Bahama Bar in Kwathema, Limpopo and Coconut Bar in Rustenburg. Joel has shared the Dj decks with djs such as DJ Dino Bravo, Dj KENT, DJ Cleo, Household Funk, Dj Warras, Dj Ankletap and International DJ Nick Holder.
On the 3 March 2012 at The Village in Mamelodi, King won the YFMs Strongbow DJ competition.