Jon Russell “Soulful Saturdays”
Jon Russell started his djing career back in 1989 joining destiny FM also with guest spots on fantasy FM..joining forces in 1990 with Rob Andrew and forming the name Tribal 2 playing hardcore/jungle and going on to get residency’s at Astoria, Nathan way, Roller Express, Paradise Club, Sterns, Marquee and many more with sets at Fantasia,Desire,AWOL,Fusion,Roast,In-ter-dance. .Tribal 2 went on to have a regular show on weekend rush releasing various tracks and holding regular events from 1991-1995…..
With a love for house/garage Jon started playing under his own name in 1996 gaining more regular nights for Trinity, Secret People, SE8, Strawberry Sundae with a reputation already as a crowd pleaser.
1998 Jon joined upfront FM and soon started to make his mark on the UK garage scene going on to bring out tracks alongside the G-men and playing for a long list of big nights both in the UK and around the world such as Lords of the Underground, La cosa nostra ,Rags to riches, Bliss, Climax, Experience also taking his radio experience to a new show 1999 and jon joined the Passion fm team.
In the last few years, jon has gained the respect of the house heads playing at various clubs such as Koko, Egg, Turnmills, Fabric, Scala, Hidden, o2, Pacha, Ministry of Sound and SE1
In 2009 Jon linked up with deep reds head honcho lucarelli co-producing a number of house tracks all receiving good air time and downloads with a number of future projects ongoing.
jon is a current resident for Playhouse, Diverted as well as a few others and plays regular sets at various venues.best to say what clubs t Jon hasn’t played at.
jon is a dj that can adapt his style to suit the dancefloor infront of him and plays regular sets of everything house,prog,deep,soulful also with the experiance to go back to the old school 88-89,dnb,hardcore,jungle and garage.