In 1996 – 2000 , DJ Negative started off as an Industrial radio dj with his friend, DJ Smile. Their radio show was called,“The History of Techno” ,a regular Thursday night gig full of Industrial/Dark Electro/ EBM beats and music discussions. In 2000-2001 , DJ Negative had regular guest spots at various Moscow clubs such as: Sekston, Garazsh, Master, Republica Bifter. As the time went on, he became a resident dj and hosted regular club nights and took part in promotions. Some of them include: Russian Gothic Project , Industrial Music ru, Russian Synth Community , DM Fan , Indiestate Promotion , Dark Petersburg , TanZfronT , RND Synthpop Community , Dark Vision Org.(Italy) … etc.
DJ Negative also opened and played with bands like:
Hocico , Grendel , T.O.Y. , MELOTRON , UNHEILIG , S.I.T.D. , L’Ame Immortelle , NACHTMAHR , Colony 5 , TOecUTTER , XIAN , Lacrimosa , MESH , Der Blutharsch , Sanguis Et Cinis , Painbastard , Accessory , Moctan , This Morn Omina , COMBICHRIST , Von Thronstahl , Umbra Et Imago , Tanzwut , HEADLESS , Mlada Fronta , ERUSKA , Ira-K Organisation , Dust Heaven , FunkerVogt , Diary Of Dreams , Punch Inc. , Bipol , Synapscape , Winterkaelte , Deine Lakaien , DE/VISION , Brighter Death Now , Deutsch Nepal , LONDON AFTER MIDNIGHT , Proiekt Hat , Tribe of Circle , Con-Dom , Grey Wolves , Suicidal Romance , Empusae , Hypnoskull , Asche , Iris , Morgenstern , Ultrastatals , Coreline , Proyecto Mirage , DIORAMA , Mono No Aware , The Frozen Autumn , NARR! , Imminent(Starvation) , DIVE , COVENANT , Z Prochek , Namnambulu , Project Pitchfork , Das Ich ,Gray/Scale , THE DAYS OF THE TRUMPET CALL , Gothminister , Zythrix , KLANGSTABIL , ILLUMINATE , The Royal Dead …
Festivals are also one of his specialties, national and international. He had spun in St. Petersburg, Moscow, Rastov-Na-Donu, Austria, and Italy.