A native of London’s West End, Jav D has tracked the progression of electronic dance music over the past seven years. From celebrating his misspent youth at U.K. haunts like Peach, Gatecrasher, and Godskitchen to hosting international talent like Lange and John 00 Flemming at events of his own making.
Crossing the pond into America, Jav D parlayed his nightlife expertise in design and promotion into a vehicle for his own DJ stylings. A burning ambition for many years, Jav D feverishly worked the decks secretly in his spare hours, indulging his passion for deep, tribal, progressive trance.
Over time, he honed his skills, mixing blistering sets of hypnotic ecstasy. Eventually these sets could no longer be contained and Jav D sought to express his unique musical blend for all to experience igniting dancefloors into a frenzy at marquee venues like Nation, Dream, The Loft, Home, and Spank. Signature gigs included opening sets for Palash, D: FUSE, DJ RAP, Scott Henry, Ralph Falcon, Oscar G, NU NRG, Lange and Armin Van Buuren. All the while, Jav D electrified the airwaves as well with mix programs featured on DI.FM, XM Satellite radio, and HFS 99.1.
After appearing as a guest on the popular internet based radio, DI.FM, he managed to gain support from many listeners around the globe. This helped in making him one of the most popular DJs on the website. Soon Jav D was doing monthly mixes on the many channels,[electronic house music mixes] which were getting more and more popular. Once firmly established, he was offered a monthly show on the Progressive Channel and he called it ’del-i-kat.
Having a monthly show on the popular internet based radio, DI.FM, Jav D had been continuing to gain support from the listeners, he saw now was the right time to expand his horizons…. and ’smu[th] was born.
He managed to plan out an event, and gave away CDs of his most popular mix on DI.fm. This was very well received, and only opened the doors to his most prized achievement to date. The XM radio show.
With the success of the ’smu[th] event. he was offered a radio show on the most popular satellite radio – XM RADIO. Being a weekly show.. Jav D jumped on this opportunity and collaborated with many well known djs to make it the best underground dance music show on the satellite network.
Many Dj recognised the show and have shown their support, those of whom are, Gabriel & Dresden, Markus Schulz, Palash, Nu NRG, Thrillseekers., GTR, Steve Gerrard, Hemstock, Matt Darey, Lange and many more.
Now firmly established in the DC-metro scene, Jav seeks to broaden his horizons with gigs across the States and abroad.