One of Western Canada’s premier disco house djs, Joseph Martin has been mixing tracks since 1998, and is a resident DJ at Shambhala Music Festival’s Fractal Forest, since 2004.
From 2003-2006, he hosted The Shakedown, a weekly radio show, featuring over 80 djs from across Canada, and with the Liquidbeat collective, produced some of the B.C. interior’s most inspiring parties. In 2010, he became a resident dj with Signal Saturdays at the former Lotus Sound Lounge in Vancouver. That same year, he created East Van Digital, a Vancouver based record label, curating a catalog that has reached 100 releases, featuring artists from around the world, showcasing a variety of electronic sub-genres. Since 2014, he has co-hosted Caturday Night Disco, a local funky house night.
An obsessive record collector with a deep library and a fond love of programming, Joseph is known for his all vinyl sets, showcasing the best in trip hop & funky breaks, french house & electro, and of course, disco house.
His own edits, originals and remixes have been playlisted on BBC Radio 1 and supported by De Koze, Funk Hunters, Grant Nelson, Incredible Melting Man, Joachim Garraud, Joel Armstrong, Kissy Sell Out, Mat The Alien, Qdup Foundation, Smalltown DJs, Stereoheroes, Tomb Crew, Tyler Stadius and more.
Bone Idle (UK), Digital Disco (UK), East Van Digital (CAN), Planet Break (CAN), Uncovered (CAN).
Joseph Martin’s tracks