Jason "DJ SHINE" Spanu
From the early 90′s heyday of Toronto’s techno scene through to his current constant touring as a band member and Ableton programmer for Nelly Furtado, Frank Ocean and more recently Broken Bells, Jason “DJ Shine” Spanu has delivered a brilliant history as a key player in the Canadian electronic music scene. As an Ableton Certified Trainer he offers wisdom and advice as a consultant to many other bands across the musical spectrum. With numerous singles, remixes, and compilation appearances under his belt, DJ Shine has made his reputation well known among some of the world’s top producers and artists. His performances as a live PA/DJ combination have rocked dance floors at huge events all over the world. When his schedule permits, Jason teaches his various production and performance techniques at clinics, seminars and on a one-on-one basis.
DJ Shine's most recent album Attention Deficit Disco and remix singles are gained buzz among eclectic house DJs worldwide. The sounds on the album range from lush, deep house and slow motion nu-disco to spaced-out dub workouts and Balearic business. Easy, laid-back listening tracks sit side-by-side to dubby techno excursions and dreamy electronic beatscapes. Attention Deficit Disco is a diverse sets of exciting tunes filled with melody and soul, sure to get the feet moving and the heart pumping. Check out the glowing testimonials below from DJs supporting DJ Shine's latest:
JT Donaldson - (DJ, US) - "Nice sounding vibes!"
Laurent Garnier (DJ, France) - "There's some very good stuff in here."
Presslaboys (DJ, Italy) - "Excellent release with different sounds, something for all flavors."
Joey Silvero (Distant People, UK) - "This will really hypnotise the floor. A very smooth, deep blend of sounds and tasty grooves."
Raul Campos (KCRW FM, Los Angeles) - "So sexy! Love it. Keep 'em comin'!"
Murray Richardson (DJ, UK) - "Wicked stuff ... lovin' all of this! Perfect for Friday night in Edinburgh!"
Simon G (Deep South Audio, New Zealand) - "Smooth and silky all the way. Essential cuts ... each one takes you down a different slide in the water park."
DJ Nova (Rodon FM, Greece) - "Elegant deep house grooves with gentle synths and keys. Balearic bliss and slowburning atmosfear for the upcoming summer."
DJ Dennis (DJ, US) - "Hou is that Logic - That GROOVE is PHAT! Diggin FB's laid back essence...sexy indeed... dope mind trip on the iron horse remix...hefty kicks and tripped out noises... wacky, but i totally dig it!"
Christopher Colak (DJ, Turkey) - "Love it as a whole!"
Checkpoint Charlie (DJ, US) - "Lush, cosmic, wavey lovelyness! Superbly intricate production with amazing depth throughout all of the tracks. Always deep, at times thumping - this is a great release. Lost in the Ether (Filtered Boogie) is a sublime deep house track. Full support."
ed2000 (DJ, Germany) - "very cool. excellent release. love the diversity and every mix stands out . full support . dubmatix is superb . seriously respectfull interpretation of a special time in dub - respect !"
Jamie Topham (CD Pool, UK) - "Oh sheeeeyit! Filtered Boogie mix is the one me! Retro riddims, lush pads and Detroitalicious bassline... Fucking baaaad!... (Dubmatix Remix worth a spin/shout too)"
Miguel Graca (DJ, Canada) - "cool summer release"
Lennie III (DJ UK) - "excellent tracks! Will be featuring these on my monthly Chill show. Great depth in the music. Logic has the sound of a future eletronic dance floor classic. Great hook!"
Additional DJ support from Doc Martin, The Revenge, Lance DeSardi, Da Sunlounge, Atnarko, Social Disco Club, Da Funk, Joshua Heath, Moodymanc, Jay West, Daniel Poli, Rob G., AMDJS Radio, The Revenge, PhilE, Nacho Marco, Blacksoul, Late Night Society, Inland Knights, Funky Transport, Dave Storm, Ken ECB, Alexandre Klimow, Dirk Habenschaden, Jules Little, Brewster&Jazzy, Herbie James, Lorenzo al Dino, DJ Bryant, DJ Benjamin BKR, Deko-ze, Minus8, DJ Oxide, Scotty N'est Pas, Didier Vanelli, Neil Brown, Tim Edmonds, Mirko Paoloni, Mazai, MK 1, Jim Shaft Ryan, Gareth Bellamy, Pope, Pete Delve, Jondy, Aless D, Stuart Millar, Kike Gonzalez, Ricky Crespo, Silky JacK, Herbie James, Monsta, Neal McClelland, Myxzlplix, Pete Farmer, Distant People Distant People Matt Farley, Bogdan Taran, Ingo, Niall Johnson, Sterling, DJ Marc Tattoo, Alex Cohen, Andy Rogers, Geffhino, Sucasa Beats, Radio Bondi, DJX-RAY, Gary Cannavo (masspool djs USA), Papi Papi, Gregrrr, Stefan Gill- French Connection show Stefan Gill, Martin Nybye Martin, Little Martinez, Clubland Radio, Moabyte, Phil England and Jays Mom.