Darko De Jan
A lifelong love of music has led internationally acclaimed DJ/Producer Darko De Jan to work with many of the most prestigious brands in dance music and club culture, from Pacha and Privilege (Brazil) to DJ Mag and Armani Privè (Dubai). Armed with a law degree, Darko eschewed a legal career and followed his musical passion. Basing himself in Dubai, he rapidly made a name as one of the Dubai best DJ’s, playing at some of the most outstanding and luxurious venues (Buddha-Bar, Hakkasan, Armani).
Applying his creativity and skills in studio, Darko De Jan started with music production mid 2009. A focus of productions filled with melodic sounds and dark elements, fused with a twisted tech influence – a truly cutting edge sound which has quickly spread trough club dance-floors across the world. Darko have had number of tracks entering the Top 100 charts on worlds renowned digital music hubs as Beatport, Traxsource, Juno; and their inclusion in various compilations like Buddha Bar, Release Yourself... He has been signed to some renowned labels as: Bercana Music, Pipe & Pochet, Cafe De Anatolia, Dear Deer, Toolroom, Outta Limits, Lowbit, Transpecta, Beatfreak...
Today, Darko can be found setting the musical tone at one of the world most elite and eagerly-anticipated brands – W Hotel Abu Dhabi. With his role as a Music Curator, he is working his audio magic, by creating a journey of soundscapes through melodious track selection that embrace from eclectic, deep house sounds to electronica and downtempo.