London born and now calling Melbourne home after a stint in LA, DJ Hijack has quickly gained the reputation as one of Melbourne’s best, able to rock any dancefloor any time across multiple genres including RnB, Hip Hop, Reggae, Dancehall, UK Garage, Drum ‘n’ Bass and house.. Known for his quick mixes and skills as a turntablist, his ability to cut and scratch all types of music has seen him become one of Melbourne most in demand DJs with residencies at Entourage Melbourne, Bond Bar, Lux, Emerson, Section 8, BlueBar, Lucky Coq and 56 Bricks and guest sets all over town.
Growing up in Southampton, Hijack’s first taste of dance culture was through the underground acid house raves around his home town, which led to initially collecting hardcore records before discovering a passion for early Jungle and Drum ‘n’ Bass and playing his first gigs not long after. The Artful Dodger who handpicked Hijack to join their seminal night REWIND where they performed with up and coming local MC and singer Craig David. After a decade long run playing exclusively UKG the night moved toward a more RnB and hip hop music policy with Hijack once again adapting his sound and proving he could rock the party regardless of genre.
His reputation and profile is at an all time high, Hijack is now one of Melbourne’s most in demand DJs playing 4 nights a week with multiple club residencies, headline sets at some of Melbourne’s biggest and best venues, countless international supports and new fans every time he hits the decks.
Wiley Australian Tour DJ, Redman and Method Man, GZA, Calvin Harris, Timbaland, Craig David, 112, Blu Cantrel, Artful Dodger, DJ Premier, Grooverider, LTJ Bukem, James Zabeila, Foor (Friends of Four) Paul Oakenfold, Tim Westwood, Ms Dynamite, Donell Jones, Brandy, DJ Hype, Andy C, Total Eclipse (Xecutioners), Shortee Blitz, DJ Samrai, Aaron Soul, DJ EZ, DJ Luck and MC Neat, Tinchy Stryder, Truth Hurts, Ray Keith, and many more…