Julie Petrecca is born in 1981 in Montreal. Since childhood, Julie is introduced to music as she grows up practically in the recording studio own by her father Antoine Petrecca, a musician and photographer and former sound engineer. He quickly transmits his passion and his interest for the world of music to his daughter. Having always wanted to learn how to compose, Julie has greatly paid attention to several musical styles, now extended over a wide range, a wide library of music variety of great quality. Her influences are the ska, Reggea , Folk , Jazz, Funk, old classics of the '60s ,' 70s and '80s , World Beat , Ambiance, Hindu and Native American music , Old School Hip Hop and among others, the French rap ( in her favorites).
In her late teen, she discovers Electronic music and her passion for music grows even more alongside another passion of hers, that of dance. Dance ... this liberating medium , therapeutic and that freedom of expression. All these years of musical culture and the well kept connection to this particular universe, Julie's taste develops in several categories of Electronic music from the House to Deep House, Tech House , Techno, Funk, Disco , Soulful , Chicago House, Progressive House and atmospheric DnB ... nevertheless Julie prefers the underground sounds.
Working in photo editing, drawing and creating jewellery, Julie is an artist expressing many forms of visual arts, but she always feels the need to develop her ear, so in 2012, she sets herself up with CDJ's and a mixer to learn DJing.
In 2014, Johanne Michaud (Julie's mother), decides to start a Web Radio under the name Radio Webphré, in Magog, and offers Julie to host her own weekly show presenting DJs and DJ / Producers. An opportunity like this has allowed Julie to promote her many DJ's friends and to continue her journey and discoveries in the underground world of Electronic music.
In February 2015, the adventure of the '' So What! Radioshow '' starts! The purpose of the show is to help people discover DJs and artists from around the world, all presenting an exclusive 2 hours mix. The show also helps discover the different styles and the different musical influences and roots of each DJ presented.
Julie personally presents her guest artist every week and gives information to how and where one can follow these artists. To listen to the archived shows, they‘re available at all times on the '' So What! Radioshow '' SoundCloud and the ''So What! Radioshow’’ Mixcloud.
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