Dj Joel Rowdy – born 1982 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Label dj on Spin Twist Records and TessetracTstudio. He is also label boss of 432 Records, which he has founded in 2014 together with Phaxe, Morten Granau and Martin Vice.
Besides his DJ career, Joel is a music manager for numerous artists from labels like Iboga Records, Spin Twist Records, Blue Tunes Records and of course 432 Records.
Joel has been playing the piano since the age of 8. Since then he took up pretty much any instrument he could get his hands on. Joel gained interest for djing at the age of 12. He took an education as a sound engineer and for many years he produced hiphop music.
His DJ carreer has gone through many stages. From playing underground hiphop and urban music, he began to make a living of DJing more clubby music at mainstream clubs. In 2005 he started getting a taste for electronic music. In 2007 he spend 6 months in Ibiza making a living as a dj and exploring the world of electronic music. It was in Ibiza he met the love of his life – PROGRESSIVE!
Returning to Denmark in October 2007, he was an unknown player on the Danish electronic scene. Within a year he started playing at the biggest Danish parties and quickly became the most playing progressive dj around. Today he is internationally recognized for his high technical skills as well as his creative and pumping track selections. Anything can happen, when Joel breaks down the boundaries of musical styles, combining it all in to an explosive cocktail, which defines his unique sound.
He has rocked the floors of many festivals and events all over the world. His calendar counts gigs from Ibiza and Australia to Fullmoon Party in Thailand, Universo Paralello in Brazil and to the dance floors of the European trance festivals. Joel has been seen playing back2back with many big names like Phaxe, Morten Granau and Audiomatic.
He is known to carry a cd case armed with unreleased tracks fresh from the studio, that you will not hear any other Djs play. If you want a unique musical experience, make sure to stay tuned when Joel is behind the decks.