Jazzy M. The DJ that brought you House to the UK, tagged by Grooverider as The Godfather of UK House. Over a 30 year career in the music industry. Head Honcho to Ohzone Recordings, who’s first release was Chime by Orbital. Worked with many great stars of our time including, Arthur Baker, Paul Weller and The Style Council, Janet Jackson, Maradonna and Madonna, has played in over 80 and countries, cities and towns throughout the globe, planning a lot for 2015 so watch this space.
He was the first DJ to play The Ministry of Sound and occupied a number of senior positions at the company over the last 20 years.I was resident DJ in the UK Club for over 10 years and for International Tours for over 11 years representing the brand in over 80 countries.
Jazzy M on London Pirate LWR back in the Mid eighties with the show that started it all called The Jacking Zone and this started
the use of the word Zoneas a Brand name for his Shop Label and soon Book and Movie .The relaunch of OhZone Recordings whose first release was Chime by Orbital and not forgetting the 3rd release being the massive Epoch 90 V.L.S.I Heaven. . Jazzy M has Played Many countries and Cities around the Globe and played them many times including Australia( Sydney and Brisbane) Austria (Vienna), Norway ( Oslo and Lillehammer) Sweden (Stockholm Gutenberg), Denmark (Copenhagen), Germany (Munich, Berlin, Hamburg, Cologne, Stuttgart ) Spain ( Valencia, Alicante, Almeria, Marbella, Madrid, Malaga, Ibiza, Menorca, Tenerife, Majorca, Barcelona, Seville, Girona) Belgium (Ghent and Brussels), Latvia (Riga) Estonia (Tallinn), Finland (Helsinki), Iceland (Reykjavik), Egypt (Cairo, Sharm-El-Sheik), South Africa (Cape Town and Johannesburg), Brazil (Sao Paulo and Brasilia) , Columbia ( Bogotá ), Argentina ( Buenos Aires) Uruguay (Punte-Del-Este) Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur and Ghenting Highlands), Indonesia ( Jakarta), Switzerland ( Geneva, Basel, Bern, Zurich, and Montreux), Moldovia, Ukraine (Kiev , Odessa) , Poland (Warsaw, Krakow, Poznan, Bydgoszcz, Lodz, Zakopane, Lubin, Wroclaw), Italy ( Milan, Perugia, Naples, Rome, Verona, Bologna, Rimini), Cyprus (Ayia Napa), Israel (Tel- Aviv), Turkey (Istanbul), Hungary ( Budapest) Russia ( Moscow, Ekaterinburg, St.Petersburg, Vladivostok, Rostov on Don), China ( Hong Kong, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenhzen, Zhengzhou, Beijing) Taiwan (Taipei), Thailand (Bangkok), Singapore , Kazakhstan (Almaty), Slovakia, Portugal (Porto, Lisbon, Algarve, Cascais and Madeira), USA ( Miami, Boulder , Jacksonville, Colarado), United Arab Emirates ( Dubai and Abu Dhabi), Oman (Muscat), Bangladesh (Dhaka), France (Paris) Holland (Amsterdam), Slovenia (Ljubljana) Czech Republic (Prague), South Korea (Seoul), Philippines (Manila), Azerbaijan (Baku), Greece (Athens, Thessaloniki, Crete, Kos, Rhodes), Belarus (Minsk).UK,( Every Major City in England, Scotland and Wales, Ireland and Northern Ireland (Belfast, Port Rush, Londonderry, Dublin, Cork, Armagh, Japan (Tokyo).
Has worked with so many great artists and also has played for people like Diego Maradona in Punte del Este in Uruguay in a club called La Morocha for a special Ola magazine
party, he has played for Janet Jackson when she had after tour party back in the ninties he has produced some house tracks for Paul Weller and his wife at the time DC Lee for Slam Slam and Style Council and Dr Robert from the Blow Monkeys Co-Wrote.Worked on a Project with Arthur Baker a track called Simple Rhythm. He has done remixes for Boon Squawk, Louise Rednapp, Orbital, Richie Rich, Jimmy Sommerville, Precious,and many others, Jazzy has worked under many different Band Names such as Klubzone 1, Sao Paulo, Dub Nation, Zoogie, Erotic World, J+M Connection, RipJazz with (Tim Deluxe), Bernard and Phillip, JZJ and Bushbaby this was something of a trend to do this back in the late 80s to early 90s and also because Jazzy teamed up with other writers and producers.
He has had many labels as well including OhZone Recordings, Red Giant recordings, Delphinus Delphis, Spankin Records and Le Plug Rouge. Look out in 2011 for the relaunch of OhZone Recordings and brand new label Red Giant Recordings with a revamped label, management team and new DJ/Artists/producers.
Jazzy is currently working on small select parties at The Ministry of Sound and in various venues in London for OhZone Recording’s which not only show case what he is currently playing which is a blend of Electronic dance , Tech House and of course Jacking House but also showing off the latest talent in his company who there looking after, the new breed of Djs/Producers
As well as this he is currently preparing the labels OhZone and Red Giant Recordings release schedule.
So with the relaunch of Live show’s onKane Fm this January Jazzy M is Back with his regular Friday Night show The OhZone also keep an eye out at your cinemas in 2015 onwards as recently Jazzy M aka Michael Schiniou is now an Actor with new movies on the way.
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