Phillip O began the DJ’ing journey at the turn of the century at the age of 15 with a pair of turntables and a few records… Wasn’t long till the first parties came along, the learning process continued for several years
Around the same time, he began fiddling with computer software for music creation, Propellerhead’s Reason in particular.
Now, aged 27, Phillip counts with a great DJ experience, having performed in clubs, bars and festivals over the years in cities around South America like Caracas, San Jose De Costa Rica, Medellin, Cartagena, Bucaramanga, Santa Marta and last but not least, Bogota, where he was born and raised.
Production wise, his name emerged on the international media and blogsphere back in 2009 when he won a Beatport / Cr2 remix contest for Fedde Le Grand, reaching the Beatport genre top 100. Shortly after, another remix contest win with Cr2 on DJDownload.com for indie band The Egg vs Tocadisco.
Several releases followed the early bursts of attention plus an increasing support by international key players, his releases have been supported by an array of eclectic artists like: Deepchild, Marco Carola, Dave Seaman, Someone Else, Maya Jane Coles, Roberto Palmero, Londonground, Ant Brooks, Roy RosenfelD, Alex Young, Raymundo Rodriguez, Zoe Xenia, Dubfire, Horatio, Slam, Eelke Kleijn, Mark Knight, Hermanez, Utku Dalmaz, Manuel Belgrano, Eric Entrena, D. Ramirez, Henrik B + many more…
His sound nowadays and since the beginning, appeals to House and Techno, altough being the versatile DJ that he is, his sets are full of surprises and, ofcourse, full of groove.
Besides his O project, Phillip also produces music under different aliases.