Cool Kids Listen To House
17.08.2018 Börs Night Club Turku
➤ SMOKIN JO
Smokin Jo is one of the most talented Dj’s to emerge from the British dance music scene. Jo’s undeniably cutting edge sound has carved her a niche in clubland.
Jo has had a truly successful career and over her 27 years behind the decks she has played in pretty much every corner of the globe and in every major nightclub you could care to mention: Space (Ibiza and Miami),Fabric (London) Womb and Aghea (Tokyo), Panorama Bar (Berlin), Warung (Brazil), Cavo Paradiso (Mykonos), Pacha, Crobar and Vinyl (New York), Zouk (Singapore), and Cocoon (Frankfurt,) are just some of the venues she has played in recent years. She is still the only female DJ to have ever won DJ magazines coveted DJ Of The Year Award.
Summer 2016 Jo was headlining the Space opening party and played at the epic final ever Space closing party, she is currently resident DJ at the uber cool Sexy Fish in Mayfair playing to the likes of Tom Cruise, Johnny Depp, Harrison Ford and the Beckham’s. Jo also hosts her own parties called Mixtape at Shoreditch house with special guest DJ’s joining her on the decks. For the past 3 years Jo has produced the music and played live at Julien Macdonald’s stunning London fashion week shows. Previously Jo and Skin from Skunk Anansie launched their own amazing concept called “The Electric Tiger Cave”, where they played back2back while Skin sang over the tracks, last summer they took over Ibiza Rocks House at Pikes in Ibiza for a crazy run of parties.In the past Jo was booked by actor/DJ Idris Elba to play alongside him at his own club night. In the summer 2013 Jo hosted her own night at the infamous Pikes Hotel in Ibiza, booking DJ’s to play with her such as Mark Ronson and Dave Morales. Last year Jo also played at the prestigious Vogue Magazine 100 year event at Tramp in London.
Playing his first gig in spring 1999, during past 18 years, Sergei Shkuroff made his way from underground basement parties
to regular appearances at likes of Ministry of Sound in London and Amnesia, Eden and Es Paradis in Ibiza, playing alongside Armin van Buuren, Eric Prydz, Sasha and Paul van Dyk for such worldwide brands as Cream, The Gallery, Storm and Judgement Sundays, also releasing his music on Armada, Spinnin and High Contrast labels, supported by Tiesto, Sander van Doorn, Gareth Emery, Axwell, Mark Knight and Ferry Corsten among others. Performing regularly as far as Ibiza, UK, Holland, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Norway and Baltic countires, Sergei Shkuroff is also a welcomed guest at leading clubs and festivals in Finland, including Whiteout, Pacifique, Summer Sound Festival, Weekend Festival and a resident of such nights as 2Ibiza and K A T T O.