YOUNG IRISH DJ JOSH COAKLEY MAKING WAVES
[dropcap]J[/dropcap]osh Coakley has now over 25 tracks released and on various compilations including his official rework he done for Scott Diaz which was signed to Simma Black. He is the youngest and only person in the Irish republic to have a track signed to Simma Black to date. He has many official remixes he is currently working on for some top artists and big labels which will all be reveled in the coming months ahead.
Young Josh has landed a residency with the UK record label and brand Let There Be House. The brand have been keeping an eye on Josh for the past year and approached him to be their first resident DJ. They where very surprised that nobody in Ireland had snapped him up, but an amazing achievement all the same. He will be traveling across waters to perform for the brand in the UK, Ibiza and Amsterdam to mention a few, also he will be producing exclusive remixes and releasing some of his own tracks on the imprint.
” I’ve been keeping an eye on Josh Coakley for a while now. He has been making huge waves in Dublin as a DJ and producer since the age of 15. He’s still only 18, but without doubt will be a big future sound and talent within the industry. Josh has already played Ibiza at Sankeys, Eden, Oacean Beach, and for Pukka Up, as well as many clubs around Ireland and the UK. “
Glen Horsborough, Let there be House.
Josh will have three tracks featured in the new up and coming app. game entitled Soccer Rally Arena. The previous game Soccer Rally 2 had over 3.4 million downloads. This will be available soon to download for IOS and Android.
Josh will be performing this coming July headlining at Hersonnisos, Crete in Greece in the biggest night club Club Sensation and also headlining a boat party in Malia. He will also be back in Ibiza this coming August for Radio 1 week and September performing at Hush, Viva, Eden, Cala Basa Beach, Plastik, Pure Ibiza and playing at a Pukka Up boat party. He will be performing at ADE this year for 2 brands which has yet to be announced. He is also back in the UK in Liverpool, London, Newcastle performing along with some festival announcements and performances here in Ireland. There will be further announcements in 2018 of the US, Central Europe and Asia and the oppertunity to be touring with a, lets say a big player in the business!
The collaboration, brought to life on a facebook challenge, with Eats Everything is still on, but with his very busy schedule he is finding it hard to get into the studio to finish it off! Dave Tracey from RTE Pulse caught up with him at Miami week to ask the question. Eats Everything did fly him over all expenses paid to hang out with him at Elrow in London.
He has also been shortlisted in the best male catogory in the Pure M Awards which is taking place in the mercantile on August 26th.
All here at Zone Magazine wish the best for the future for Josh, Keep it up!