DJ Josh Karmin started DJ’ing at the age of 15 with a desire to share the music he loved with others. At the age of 19, Josh was exposed to the sounds of electronic dance music at nightclubs and after-hours in Windsor, Detroit and Toronto, forever influencing the life of his music. With an ear for attractive music and a style all his own, Josh has proven he is a talented DJ and will continue to make you dance for years to come. Currently, at the age of just 23, Josh has played at some of the best clubs in Michigan, Ohio and Ontario alongside some of the worlds best DJ’s and producers. Josh is the youngest DJ ever to spin @ Fly Nightclub (Toronto). Recently, Josh played an official Winter Music Conference party at Nocturnal Afterhours - Downtown Miami. Josh holds a residency at the Boom Boom Room in Windsor, Ontario Canada.
Josh’s passion lies in the sounds of electro, progressive and tribal house, but his music selection depends on the event, venue and vibe. His sets are very energetic, with chuggin bass lines, intense build-ups, and occasional vocals. His influences range from DJ’s/producers like: Robbie Rivera, Peter Rauhofer, Lissat & Voltaxx, Bart B More, Hector Fonseca, Eric Entrena, Deko-ze, Sydney Blu, Manzone & Strong, C & C, Shawn Riker, Sander Van Doorn, Mark Knight, D.Ramirez, Dave spoon, Tenaglia, Armand Pena, Rooster & Peralta, and many more. Music is not Josh’s only interest, he also has his B.A. in Communications and is completing his Masters Degree in Communications and Social Justice.
While at the Boom Boom Room and other clubs, Josh has been privleged to DJ along side of some of the worlds leading DJ’s and producers including: DJ Dan (LA), Sin Morera (NYC), Carlo Lio (Toronto), Agoria (France), Sultan (Montreal), Alyson Calagna (Miami), Dave Aude, Roger Shah (Germany) Blake Jarrell (Chicago) Dirty South (Australia) Sydney Blu (Toronto/Miami) Sander Van Doorn (Netherlands,) Mark Knight (UK), Benny Benassi (Italy), Mark Oliver (Toronto), Deko-ze (Toronto), Manzone & Strong (Toronto), Sin Morera (NYC),Anthony Attalla (Detroit),Marcus Bieir(Detroit), Shawn Riker (Toronto), Jamal (Toronto), Geoff Kellaway (Toronto) Wendy Law (London), Abdul (Windsor), Anas Attia (Toronto), Dwayne Minard (TOR), Mute & Laki (Toronto), Justin James (Windsor), Pete Houle (Windsor), Jace (Detroit), Matt Herdman (Windsor), Ian Hind (Windsor),Ian Tessier (Windsor), Iain Hamilton (Windsor), Craig Sinclair(Windsor).
Josh has also spun alongside DJ Jamal @ the Barn in Toronto, Alongside Shawn Riker and DJ/Producer Stephan Grondin @ Fly in Toronto, as well as spun alongside El Duran @ the Basement in Toronto. Recently, Josh played the Prism Festival Olympus Party @ Sound Academy (Toronto), The Temptation Party (Columbus, Ohio), Prism College @Fly (Toronto) Straight (Toronto),The Comfort Zone (Toronto), Necto (Ann Arbor), Backstreet (Detroit), The Works (Detroit), Club 9 (Ferndale), Beach Ball Party on Toronto Island and opened for Dave Aude at Menjos (Detroit). Recently, Josh has played at Bleu Nightclub (Detroit) and Winter Music Conference event at Nocturnal Afterhours in Downtown Miami. Josh is going to put his DJ abilities into the studio and has started producing a bit of his own music.