DJ Johnny Gee- London
Top 5 Salsa Tracks
1. Latin’s Giants Of Jazz-La Batidora Meneadora
2. Tromboranga Orquesta – Humildad
3. Issac Delgado- Mi Ilusion De Amor
4. Bailatino – Donde Estara Margoth
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5. Grupo Niche- Aprieta
JOHNNY G. has been on the Latin circuit in the UK since the beginning of the popularity of Salsa Music and the emergence of its dance scene in the late 80’s. He has a wealth of experience to offer to the present diversified Salsa scene. His breadth of knowledge of musical styles is matched by few in the business and many know him as the Latin Expert who worked and was in charge of Mr Bongo’s record shop for 10 years. He is a journalist, having written music articles in “Noticias Latin America” newspaper and reviewing music releases in magazines such as ‘Straight no Chaser’ and ‘Latin London’. He has also collaborated with DJ Gerry Lyghsett at GLR Radio, presenting the weekly World Music show “Planet Mambo”. Over the years, Johnny G has been a resident DJ at venues such as “Loughborough Hotel”, “Bar Rumba”,”Havana” and “Salsa Fusion”. But he has also given many guest DJ appearances at different venues, Music Festivals, Concerts and special events. such as Ronnie Scotts, Ministry of Sound, Glasgow Jazz festival, Royal Festival hall, Queen Elizabeth, Barbican, Glastonbury, Notting Hill Carnival, Carnaval de Cuba, among others
Johnny G’s music styles cover a range of Salsa (N.Y, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Colombian, etc), Mambo, Merengue, Latin Jazz, Bachata, Brazilian, African, Funk/Soul beats & Reggaeton. His name is widely recognised across the scene as somebody who plays the Classics and latest tracks with his own personal style and flourish.
Johnny G is currently playing at LATIN SWING in Clapham Jtn, on Thursdays, Salsa at THE GATE in Notting Hill Gate on Mondays, EL GRANDE @ Scala on fridays and SALSA FUSION in Great Portland St, EL BEMBE & MADRE RUMBA @ Win Tun & Revolution on Saturdays.
For more information and availability please email at dj.johnnyg (at) hotmail (dot) co (dot) uk or phone direct on 07932 903685