Bio of the man


DJ Rob was born and raised in Australia but originally started his DJ career whilst living in London, England. He recently moved to Canada and is now based in Toronto where continues his musical journey. He enjoys playing a wide range of styles such as retro, commercial club, progressive house, nu-disco, electro house, indie dance, tech house and progressive trance.

His sound has been described as "Electro Fusion: Perfectly blending pop music sensibility with electronic underground charm." Expect downright funky club music that will guarantee a proper crowd response. Each set never stops pushing the boundaries of aggressive, raw and crowd pleasing electronic music - a panache that would be comfortable calling any dance floor home.

For Rob, DJing isn't just about playing music, it is a creative outlet. Music fuels creativity, ignites minds and provides inspiration and he expresses his ability to seize the principles of dance music and infuses them with his vital heart and soul. He gives you that old school flavour in a shiny new coat and delivers maximum effect in typical Transonic Sounds anthemic fashion. His sets are instinctively full of energetic and exciting prowess and takes clubbers on a high-octane musical thrill ride from start to finish. It's music that delivers well over 1.21 gigawatts of funk-filled electro flavour.

DJ Rob has played in many cities around his native country of Australia but he has also had the honour of playing in various countries around the world including United Kingdom, Spain, Canada, New Zealand and United States. He has also been involved in events such as Southern Hibearnation (Australia), Come To Daddy (UK), Bristol Bear Fiesta (UK), Bearcelona (Spain), Bear-A-Licious (US), Bearracuda (Australia, Canada), Texas Bear Round-Up (US), Urge (New Zealand) and Pitbull (Canada), just to name a few.

Rob knows how to tickle the tastebuds of people on a more club dance tip, while ensuring no power is lost for the mainroom crowd. Whether he is playing for a small intimate party or for a huge festival crowd, Rob's wide ability to reach and impress the most demanding audiences is evident to everyone that has seen him perform at least once.

He also has his own podcasts called "Transonic Sounds" in which a new episode is released each month on PodOmatic, iTunes, and this site. Each podcast explores variety of distinctive genres, styles and eras. Transonic Sounds takes abstract imagination and injects in into the emotional depths of dance music. Subscribe now and savor the Transonic Sounds experience.

Also, DJ Rob is steadily carving himself a niche somewhere between the world of pop and the underground. Under the alias Red Tape, he releases his original recordings as well as his remixes which showcases his world-class ability to seize the principles of dance music and infuse them with his vital heart and soul.

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