John Gregory II
Born in South Florida, driven by a passion for block rocking beats and chest rattling bass lines, John 'SomeJerk' Gregory II continues to push underground bass music, playing various roles in his decade and a half involvement in the bass music scene.
Internationally as a producer/DJ, beats created by SomeJerk have heard support from artists such as Roni Size, Noisia, Fanu, Anna Morgan, Sigrah, Pawn (Smog), Dexta / DFRNT label (GiraffeStep Podcast) (https://soundcloud.com/somejerk/sets/tune-support-from-djs).
Mixes have been curated for publications such as Vice / Thump, The Footwork Jungle, Fly High Radio, Seclusiasis Radio, LowRise Radio as well as dozens of studio and live mixes (http://mixcloud.com/somejerk).
Labels such as Seclusiasis, MalLabel, Ground Mass, American Grime, Version Collective, Samsara as well as his own (now defunct) digital imprint @Signaflo have released his original music as well as remixes and bootlegs.
About BassLine Miami :
In 2016, BassLine Miami was established, providing a platform for underground sound system music in South Florida.
Representing jungle, drum and bass, footwork, dubstep, grime and similar styles, the event series spans as many venues as it does genres.