BEHIND THE MIX
Johnny Blue comes from Cyprus. He started dj-ing 20 years ago. His first influence was rock and especially psychedelic rock ( Pink Floyd , Ozric Tentacles etc ). In 2000 he got into the electronic scene with a main interest chill out and psychedelic trance music.
Being influenced by several music cultures (rock, dub, reggae, electronica, psy-trance, chill out), he developed a unique style by by smoothly blending sounds in colourful and sensational music journeys.
Johnny is one of the senior representatives on the launch, establishment and uprising of Cyprus' psychedelic music scene. As a founder of Psylent Harmony and co-founder of the ChakradeliC project in early 2000 he had the opportunity to bring to the island and play along with artists like Master Margherita , Seamoon , Argaman , Yestegan chaY, Kukan dUb Lagan , Dymons , Organic Shapes , Flooting Grooves and many others.
In 2011 he joined Mikelabella Records where he works as A/R Manager. His first compilation titled "Planet Blue" was released in December 2012 and the second one under the title "Blue Moon" in April 2014. In the beginning of 2013, he became a Peak Records label dj. In January 2015 he entered Sofa Beats / Feel Life Music roster. His VA 'Selections' for Sofa Beats Records has been released in early 2017.
He is also resident dj since 2011 at Digitally Imported Psychill with his monthly radio series "Psylent Harmony" which is broadcasted every third Sunday.
Johnny Blue has various international appearances in the USA , Mexico , UK , Morocco , Israel , Russia and in most of the European countries , in parties and festivals like Boom , Ometeotl , Lost Theory , Antaris , Mo:Dem , Psy-Fi and other. Also he worked as a stage manager in Boom and Psy Fi Festival.