DJ Johnny Omega
Johnny started out as a dj in the early 90’s, He started out in a small town nightclub opening and playing with artists such as Snow, Meastro Fresh Wes, Jeff Healy, Alana Myles and the list goes on. With his drive to be one of the top dj’s in B.C. Johnny has made a solid name for himself over the last 20 years and has become a household name in and around Vancouver playing every size of venue. The sound that he is known for can’t be cataloged into one genre as he has proven himself to be very diverse in his events and bookings.
Some of Johnny’s highlights are: Gatecrasher , Halo (UK) , Catalina Hotel WMC (Miami) Supperclub (San Francisco) Spin-Fest, Nikki Beach, Mandala, Caboom, Pink Kitty, Squid Roe (Mexico), Celebrities Canvas, Republic, Vinyl, Venue, Caprice, Roxy, Forum, Tonic and Red Room in Vancouver, Sapphire (Canada). Playing to large crowds as big as 15000 and some of the biggest holiday massives (3000 +) Johnny’s true talent shines through. He also runs the entertainment and bookings for the hottest supperclub & restaurant in Vancouver, playing for the likes of Tiesto, Ian Carey, Hardwell, Bad Boy Bill, Dj Syphe and numerous NHL Hockey teams & the Vancouver White Caps, .Johnny has been trusted to open for a large number of big name touring dj’s such as Richard Humpty Vission, Darude, Sm Traxx, Aquagen, Ian Pooley, Dimitri from Paris, Ian Carey, Bad Boy Bill and has been sponsored by Armani and Red Bull.
The main focus of his musical tastes are house & mash ups. Johnny releases a new house demo about every couple of months, which catalogs the biggest tunes from his play list. A lot of his bookings are to play his signature mix of house & mash ups in the biggest clubs in and around Vancouver. With such a strong career in the making he has done many great parties and events including every year at the largest boat party in North America Heineken White boat Cruise. And during the summer months he hosts the largest ‘Pool Parties’ in Vancouver .He also has been on Mtv Select video television show as resident dj.
Johnny’s focus as of late has been producing, Djing and event production. Not only does Johnny currently produce his own music but remixes, reedits a lot of tracks that he plays out to give him an edge over others. Many of the shows that Johnny has played have also had his unique touch to promoting the events, visuals and graphic design.
Incorporating all of his knowledge and experience has led him to work with Frisko in 2012.
Winner of the Best of Vancouver award “Best Dj 2011/12”
Winner of the Vancouver Nightlife awards “Best Dj in 2010”
Top 5 Nominee in Vancouver Nightlife awards 8 years running
Winner of Vancouver Nightlife award “Best club night 2011”
Winner of Vancouver Nightlife award “Best new venue 2011”