DJ Jaspa is the up and rising star of Canadaâs progressive and house scene. Hailing from Vancouver, B.C., he is becoming known as one of the hottest underground Canadian DJ’s to date. DJ Jaspa has played live at a number of North Americaâs hot spots. Spinning his own music with a mix of the latest Progressive hits, DJ Jaspa has opened for a number of internationally acclaimed DJs as well as playing at the Cirque du Soleil Wrap Party for the show Varekai while in LA. DJ Jaspa has been featured, interviewed and has performed live on Canadian television as well as local and national radio broadcasts. His debut CD “A long time coming” has been getting regular airplay and has charted on a number of University and College Radio Stations across the country. Jaspa and his music has been described as, “deep, a real powerhouse of talent.” His emotion for the love of his craft is expressed in “A long Time Coming” (Radio Guys from 90.1 CJSF, SFU).
DJ Jaspa offers a new element of precision to the progressive scene, infusing a blend of Electronica with hip hop to form high-energy and rhythmic beats that keep the body moving. He has mastered his craft by continually staying behind the turntables and has been known to move crowds to his own beat. His major influences are Paul Van Dyke, DJ Tiesto, Andy Hunter, Armin Van Buuren, Sasha, Darren Tate and Paul Oakenfold to name just a few.
DJ Jaspaâs recently released first solo project album, A Long Time Coming is available on his website and in stores now. Within this Journey of Sound, you will find a variety of Progressive, House, Trance, Ambient Hip Hop and Electronica that will entertain the senses of even the most seasoned listeners. A combination of Melodic vocals and positive lyrics, intertwined with a collage of musical genres and slammin beats creatively infused into the Electronica world. The CD has been creating quite a buzz in the underground electronic community and has sparked a wide scope of media interest across the globe.
Recently, Jaspa licensed a number of songs from his CD to X-Box game Manufacturer, WXP3D for their recently released X-Box game, Greg Hastings Tournament Paintball. The game is being distributed by Activision internationally and game sales are expected to reach in the millions.
DJ Jaspaâs talents as a Producer / DJ have landed his involvement in a variety of projects and CD productions. This year, DJ Jaspa has begun working with a variety of up and coming new artists assisting them in bringing their style of music into the electronic realm.
Prior to entering the progressive genre, DJ Jaspa was a hip hop artist with the well-known Canadian group, Plaiskool. With a solid background in hip hop, DJ Jaspa has crafted a unique blend of progressive, ambient, hip hop into his music, which makes for a style that has mass appeal. He describes his music as eclectic and moving, âits music that speaks to your soul, and moves your body.â
Since the release of DJ Jaspaâs album, you will catch him out and about getting back to what he knows and loves, making you dance in a world of music. Although producing is Jaspaâs passion, being behind the tables is his love. Whether in the studio or in the club, youâll find DJ Jaspa with a record bag in hand ready to rock the masses to a transcending state of eclectic euphoria.