Joanna O.

Joanna O.

BandEDM

female drum n bass & breaks dj from Richmond, VA USA that has beenspinning 12 " vinyl records for 10 years. Holds residency currently every Saturday night on FM Radio on WRIR 97.3fm from 7-9pm & www.wrir.org for streaming audio

Biography


joanna_bio_pic.jpgKnown as the Capitol City's "First Lady of Beats", JoAnna O. has been playing vinyl records and electrifying crowds for 10 years. JoAnna gained a vast knowledge of dance music through years of working in record stores, as well as owning her own record store "Turnstyle" located at 102 West Broad Street. Her sound is inspired by the city's nightlife, urban fashion and downtown living.
JoAnna's track selection and masterful mixing skills have earned her slots alongside great international & nationally known artists such as: Chris Carter, Bryan Zentz, Scott Henry, Jay Tripwire, Rob Paine, T-1000, Odi, R.A.W , Reid Speed, and many more. She has played sets at all types of venues ranging from intimate lounges to music festivals, nightclubs, and art gallery showcases. Although JoAnna has the ability to seamlessly play many genres like house and techno, she is known for her slamming breakbeats and smooth drum n bass style. She is committed to spreading the word of quality beats and good music throughout VA and beyond.
Currently, JoAnna holds an FM radio residency on WRIR 97.3FM with her show "Frequency" heard every Saturday night from 7pm to 9pm. Her radio mixes can be found for download at www.evolveva.com. In addition to a weekly radio gig, you can find her spinning beats frequently during Richmond's First Friday's Artwalk event.