Joseph Jr., also known as DJUNYA, is an eclectic producer focusing on the heavy tones of BASS Music. DJUNYA passionately started composing his music at a very young age after falling in love with the piano and percussion.
He continued to pursue his love for all types of music by studying west african percussion and learning about synthesizers. DJUNYA then began DJ’ing Drum & Bass heavily in 1999. He was quickly noticed for his ability to program and cut mixes. His producing skills have been captivating listeners for over a decade, and he has continued to move dance floors DJ’ing his dubbed-out blend of BASS HEAVY BEATS.
DJUNYA has DJ’d sets on various internet & FM radio stations. Over the years he has also performed at music & film festivals around the US and abroad including: Ultra Music Festival, Sundance, Slamdance, Musefest, Versus, Viram vs F.S.O.B., Lunadance, Sonic Bloom, Burning Man, Bobolink, Get Freaky, Das Energi, Symbiosis Gathering, Dub_O_Cracy, Lovefest, H. E. N. C. H., Superdubpressure, FreakCamp, SMOG Sessions, Pure Filth, Heavyweight, Sub.Mission, Bassic, Bass Goes Boom (Chicago), Fire, Shift, and X-Dance.
DJUNYA’s live mixes and sound productions cover the spectrums of deep moody basslines to lush etheric atmospheres. His influences range from Ambient, Dub, IDM, Hip-Hop, Downtempo, Drum & Bass, and 2-step.
DJUNYA’s sound palette is ever expanding as he currently has been building a eurorack modular rig with the future goal of performing some live modular soundscapes aside from the DJ package.
He continues to work with artists, producers, and traditional musicians from around the globe.
Be on the look out for more releases Fall 2016