Chosen by voters in the SCION and Beatport sponsored B.E.A.T. (Breakthrough Emerging Artists Tour) as San Francisco’s #1 DJ for 2007, James Williams has proven himself to be a rising star in the industry of electronic dance music. James has been deejaying since 2000, having played in his hometown of San Francisco, Las Vegas and Miami among many other destinations. He co-founded HotTrance in 2001 and Global Soundwave in 2004. Thanks to James’ efforts, HotTrance quickly grew to over 25,000 subscribers and provides forums, a large EDM music archive and internet streaming music 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. Not to be overshadowed by HotTrance, Global Soundwave’s weekly mixes has featured top DJ talent from around the world broadcasting via satellite to hundreds of FM stations across Australia and on ETN.FM a well known online dance station.
James Williams has played alongside many world reknowned DJs including: Ferry Corsten, BT, Blank & Jones, Second Sun, Alex M.O.R.P.H., DJ Irene and Dave Ralph to name a few. Named by Blank & Jones in a recent DJ Mag interview as Up and Coming DJ for 2008, James has been heard spinning across the Eastern United States seaboard on Clear Channel’s KISS FM 95.7. When he is not performing James can be found deep in creative thought working on new productions and remixes to share with and inspire those in the EDM community.