Samantha Togni is a DJ, remixer and producer who signed to 1-2-hear Management (www.1-2-hear.com) in June 2015. East London based for seven years but originally from Italy she has set the music and fashion world alight with her DJ skills since 2013. Her performances include in-store sets for Nike, Dr Martens, Urban Outfitters, MAC, Selfridges, KTZ, Grazia magazine and fashion week after-show parties for designer Karl Lagerfeld. Samantha’s DJ’ing influences come from EDM, Trap, Electro House, Future House, Bass and R&B. Her ever-popular monthly London DJ residencies include the very successful “Dirty Diana” at Dalston Superstore alongside her own night “Church Of Dreams”. Not forgetting her Italian roots she has played for the club “Touch The Wood” in Italy, throughout Europe including headlining Radio Kiki festival in Slovakia and in Tokyo. Samantha’s credibility in the DJ world has seen her playing alongside TWRK! (Mad Decent), Sinjin Hawke (Pelican Fly), Clean Bandit (Atlantic), Jodie Harsh ( Room Service), Andy Butler (Hercules & Love Affair) and Bimba Bose at super-clubs like Goa (voted top 25 club in Europe by The Guardian), Club Haus (Milan) Stardust (Madrid), EGG (London) and XOYO (London). Things don't stop with Samantha's Dj’ing skills she is also a remixer, these remixes have gained her airplay on Shoreditch Radio, Hoxton Radio and Reel Rebels Radio where she has her own monthly radio show residency. Samantha recently been in 123 production studios in London with engineer Brett Shaw (Florence and The Machine/ Skepta/ Rita Ora) and self-produced her debut single “Queen Nemesis” featuring London grime artist: Janset (www.jansetmusic.com). The single is due for official release in November 2016 and a 4 track EP will follow in 2017, which will feature up and coming female artists embracing the music industry’s sisterhood.
Award: Career Development Bursary
Instrument/voice type: Producer
Location: South East