GARDEN STAGE | 29th DEC
Hugo Jay is the moniker of Oliver Johnston, a producer and DJ based in Auckland, New Zealand. His releases on labels such as Coastal Haze, Hokkaido Dance Club & Lobster Theremin (as half of DJ Kush Boogie) portray an atmospheric and shadowy side of house.
Johnston is a founding member of dance collective Inky Waves, now transformed into Night Pottery. The collective hosts quality dance parties in Auckland & looks to promote the local electronic community. His sets bringing percussive, driving rhythms to the dancefloor, and he’s often been seen playing throughout the country.
His upcoming material looks to further explore rhythmic boundaries, and you can expect to see him at local parties all through the coming summer.