Don’t you just love dancing? That’s a rhetorical question, of course you love dancing. That’s why you need DJ Platurn. A 20 year veteran of the DJ game, Platurn has traveled the world many times over bringing phenomenal music to the people. And with a client list that includes names such as Red Bull, Scion (Toyota), Pandora, Adidas, Pixar, Monster Cable, MTV, Rane, the Golden State Warriors, Mixcrate, & the Hard Rock Cafe, he is clearly doing something right.
This man’s resume speaks for itself, but don’t just take these words’s word for it, go check the schedule and get out to a show. Make sure you bring dancing shoes.
Career highlights include:
*Rocking parties worldwide including engagements in Asia, Australia, Europe, Canada, South America, Scandinavia, and countless venues throughout the US and in his home base of San Francisco’s Bay Area.
*Played alongside some of the biggest names in the industry including De La Soul & DJ Maseo, A-Trak (Fools Gold), Janelle Monae, Z-Trip, Fishbone, Quest Love (The Roots), DJ Premier (Gang Starr), MF Doom, Triple Threat DJs, Pete Rock, Mixmaster Mike (Beastie Boys), Mayer Hawthorne (Stones Throw), Nu-Mark (Jurassic Five), Rob Swift (X-Ecutioners), Ali Shaheed Muhammad (Tribe Called Quest), Jazzy Jeff, Large Professor, The Beat Junkies, DJ Q-Bert, The Eh! Team DJs, DJ Craze, DJ Klever, Faust & Shortee, Zion I & The Grouch, Latyrx, DJ Shadow, Cut Chemist, Dan The Automator, Das Efx, Hieroglyphics, Boot Camp Click, DJ Muggs (Cypress Hill), Jazzy Jay, DJ Scratch (EPMD), The Bladerunners, Spinderella (Salt & Pepa), and many more.
*Produced music for and collaborated with filmmakers, award winning documentarians, Grammy nominated vocalists, and groundbreaking visual artists. Contributed film score to the feature length documentary “A Lovely Day” (as The Midnite Sons). Musical contributor to Michael Rapaport’s Tribe Called Quest documentary, “Beats, Rhymes, & Life, + numerous other solo projects and collaborations.
*Founder of the legendary DJ Crew the Oakland Faders, organized and performed at many successful events the world over including the breakthrough monthly “45 Sessions”. Owner/operator of Platurn Productions as DJ and Event/Music Producer.
*Currently serves as blog guru at True Clothing & Mixcrate, Red Bull liaison, and as a staunch advocate for transforming your creative passion into a sustainable lifestyle.