𝗔𝗕𝗢𝗨𝗧 𝗗𝗝 𝗗𝗢𝗡𝗢𝗩𝗔𝗡
Donovan has been one of the biggest DJ names & party icons of San Francisco nightlife for the past 20 years. Revered as one of San Francisco's most innovative house music DJs, Donovan has constantly pushed the creative boundaries of nightlife entertainment. Through his own unprecedented events that set a new San Francisco party standard, DJ Donovan & "The Donovan Parties" have remained as some of the most high profile parties of Northern California for over two decades.
"𝘙𝘶𝘣𝘺 𝘚𝘬𝘺𝘦 𝘱𝘳𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘴 𝘪𝘵𝘴𝘦𝘭𝘧 𝘰𝘯 𝘩𝘦𝘢𝘥𝘭𝘪𝘯𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘣𝘪𝘨𝘨𝘦𝘴𝘵 𝘋𝘑 𝘯𝘢𝘮𝘦𝘴 𝘪𝘯 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘸𝘰𝘳𝘭𝘥 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘰𝘯𝘭𝘺 𝘴𝘩𝘰𝘸𝘤𝘢𝘴𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘷𝘦𝘳𝘺 𝘣𝘦𝘴𝘵 𝘋𝘑 𝘵𝘢𝘭𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘰𝘶𝘵 𝘰𝘧 𝘚𝘢𝘯 𝘍𝘳𝘢𝘯𝘤𝘪𝘴𝘤𝘰. 𝘏𝘢𝘯𝘥𝘴 𝘥𝘰𝘸𝘯, 𝘋𝘰𝘯𝘰𝘷𝘢𝘯 𝘩𝘢𝘴 𝘰𝘯𝘦 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘣𝘪𝘨𝘨𝘦𝘴𝘵 𝘥𝘳𝘢𝘸𝘴 𝘪𝘯 𝘚𝘢𝘯 𝘍𝘳𝘢𝘯𝘤𝘪𝘴𝘤𝘰. 𝘏𝘦 𝘩𝘢𝘴 𝘣𝘦𝘦𝘯 𝘙𝘶𝘣𝘺 𝘚𝘬𝘺𝘦'𝘴 ‘𝘴𝘦𝘤𝘳𝘦𝘵 𝘸𝘦𝘢𝘱𝘰𝘯’ 𝘢𝘵 𝘢𝘭𝘸𝘢𝘺𝘴 𝘱𝘢𝘤𝘬𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘩𝘰𝘶𝘴𝘦 𝘸𝘪𝘵𝘩 𝘢 𝘩𝘪𝘨𝘩𝘦𝘴𝘵 𝘲𝘶𝘢𝘭𝘪𝘵𝘺, 𝘮𝘰𝘴𝘵 𝘴𝘰𝘱𝘩𝘪𝘴𝘵𝘪𝘤𝘢𝘵𝘦𝘥 𝘤𝘳𝘰𝘸𝘥 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘢𝘭𝘸𝘢𝘺𝘴 𝘥𝘦𝘭𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘳𝘴 𝘪𝘮𝘱𝘦𝘤𝘤𝘢𝘣𝘭𝘦 𝘮𝘶𝘴𝘪𝘤𝘢𝘭 𝘴𝘦𝘵𝘴 𝘵𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘢𝘳𝘦 𝘥𝘪𝘴𝘵𝘪𝘯𝘤𝘵𝘭𝘺 𝘩𝘪𝘴 𝘰𝘸𝘯 𝘴𝘵𝘺𝘭𝘦. 𝘋𝘰𝘯𝘰𝘷𝘢𝘯 𝘪𝘴 𝘴𝘰𝘮𝘦𝘰𝘯𝘦 𝘙𝘶𝘣𝘺 𝘚𝘬𝘺𝘦 𝘢𝘭𝘸𝘢𝘺𝘴 𝘣𝘳𝘪𝘯𝘨𝘴 𝘪𝘯 𝘧𝘰𝘳 𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘣𝘪𝘨𝘨𝘦𝘴𝘵, 𝘮𝘰𝘴𝘵 𝘩𝘪𝘨𝘩 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘧𝘪𝘭𝘦 𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘴." ~ 𝗚𝗲𝗼𝗿𝗴𝗲 𝗞𝗮𝗽𝗮𝘁𝘆, 𝗢𝘄𝗻𝗲𝗿 𝗼𝗳 𝗥𝘂𝗯𝘆 𝗦𝗸𝘆𝗲 𝗡𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁𝗰𝗹𝘂𝗯 (San Francisco's #1 Nightclub Nominated "Best Venue of the Year" by DanceStar Music Awards 2004,"Best Club" Award at the 2009 World Club Awards)
Donovan is credited as one of the first San Francisco DJ artists to regularly incorporate a variety of live musicians, singers, performers & specialty acts into his DJ performances to elevate the vibe of the dancefloor.
Donovan has performed many dedicated "𝗟𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗻 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗲" sets w/ Spanish guitarists, trumpet players, saxophonist players, timbales drummers, salsa dancers, flamenco dancers, samba dancers and capoeira dancers.
Donovan has also regularly performed dedicated "𝗖𝗹𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗰 𝗥𝗼𝗰𝗸-𝗙𝘂𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗲" sets w/ electric guitarists, bass players, keyboardists, electric violinists, and traditional rock drummers, often times with famous rock musicians such as Adrian Young (drummer from 𝗡𝗼 𝗗𝗼𝘂𝗯𝘁) and Uriah Duffy (𝗪𝗵𝗶𝘁𝗲𝘀𝗻𝗮𝗸𝗲, 𝗟𝘆𝗿𝗶𝗰𝘀 𝗕𝗼𝗿𝗻).
Donovan has also performed dedicated "𝗛𝗶𝗽 𝗛𝗼𝗽 𝗙𝘂𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗲" sets with freestyle lyricists, beat box artists, turntablists/scratchers, breakdancers and hip hop dancers.
Lastly, and most regularly, Donovan has performed dedicated "𝗦𝗼𝘂𝗹𝗳𝘂𝗹, 𝗩𝗼𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗲" sets with live vocalists, trumpet players, saxophonists, electric violinists, and conga drummers.
For more information on Donovan, please visit www.donovansf.com.