DJ MARY JANE DJ // PRODUCER // REMIXER // PROMOTER// ONLINE RADIO HOST
Spinning Since 1990
GENRES & STYLES
tech house, techno, minimal, progressive, tribal, acid, deep house, true electro, dark spooky, moody tech
AFFILIATIONS & LABELS ELECTRIC SOUL PATROL, JOURNEES MUSIC, SUBTEC RECORDS, FNOOB TECHNO RADIO, BANG TECH 12, FREAQUEWAVE RECORDS, REPLIC8 RECORDINGS, SUBWOOFER RECORDS
Mary Jane has spent over the last two decades centered around underground electronica and rave & dj culture. Even from a teenager she was hooked on listening to music, collecting records, and even played the drums in a local garage band. Mary Jane has often been called the “grandmother of the Memphis scene” and helped pioneer and further the Memphis underground. In the past, she has owned, operated and bought for 2 different record stores in the Memphis area, Millennium Records and Electric Soul Patrol. Mary Jane also promotes events with her crew ESP, and has been a vital element throughout the South and Mid-West United States. She has performed in over 20 different cities and DJed at several hundred nightclubs, massives, one-off’s, and events, as well has held numerous club residencies, including Hard Rock Café, Escape, XYZ, Nocturnal, Full Moon, Minglewood Hall, amongst others. She began her DJ career laying down strong, fierce, pounding melodies of hard trance, blistering techno, and furious acid, combined with heavy kicks, mind bending rhythms, and fast paced BPM's. Over the years she has adapted to various sounds and styles, playing each one with ease and precision. Currently she is able to become a chameleon of sorts under her DJ guise and spin various underground styles with elegance. Mary Jane enjoys spinning heavy bass driven tracks with driving synths….everything from funky and uplifting to progressive and moving to stoney and melodic, to dark, moody, and serious. She often takes the listener on a rollercoaster ride of emotion, layering melodies together and mixing the tracks for extensive periods of time. She can perform for any crowd and any condition and has a genuine knack for reading a crowd. Mary Jane’s hypnotic techy rhythms of house, techno, breaks and trance are enjoyed by crowd’s worldwide. Her seamless mixing skills, vast knowledge of music producers, labels, DJ gear etc has propelled her into the forefront. Mary Jane has graced the stage with such world recognized talent as Paul Oakenfold, Sandra Collins, Timo Maas, Christopher Lawrence, DJ Garth, Rabbit in the Moon, Frankie Bones, Nigel Richards, Simply Jeff, John Kelly, Larry Heard, Boo Williams, DJ Liquid, Thee-O, DJ Huggie, Adam X, Keevens (Live PA), Colette, DJ Heather, Mark Farina, The Crystal Method, Evil 9, Deepsky, Leon Alexander, Terrence Dixon, D.D. R., Andy Hughes, Baby Anne, Omar Santana, DRC, Quivver, Max Graham, Spacegirl, Micro, Dieselboy, Forest Green, Bam Bam, DJ Funk, CJ Bolland, Boombox, Donald Glaude, Andy Hughes, George Acosta, Dave London, D-Fuse, Woody McBride, Feelgood, Stacey Kidd, John Larner, Craze, Dylan, Evol Intent, Adam Freeland, Prototype 909, Dubtribe, James Zabiela, AK 1200, Krafty Kuts and many more. Behind the scenes she also has even been a sound and lighting engineer, as well as being a part of the roster of Journees Music, Subculture Agency, and Remix Culture out of San Francisco, headed by DJ Liquid. Journees/Remix has been introducing the freshest clothing, music and events since 1991. For the past several years she resided on LFO Radio every week with her online radio show “Release”, often with her DJ partner Eno aka ?Confusion?, spinning up the best in underground techno, minimal and tech house. After LFO Radio went off the air, after 7 years of broadcasting, Mary Jane sought after a new online radio station. Herself and her good friend, Eno aka ?Confusion?, broadcasted weekly with their new show called "OUTBREAK Radio" on Fnoob Radio out of the UK, on the Fnoob Techno Radio channel online. Every Wednesday 8:00pm-10:00pm CST, Memphis time or (Thursday 2:00am-4:00am GMT UK time) Since Eno has recently moved away, Mary Jane, continues to mix live solo every week on the Fnoob Techno Station. Mary Jane also hosted the OUTBREAK Radio show every Saturday afternoon from 1p-2p EST on New York's www.technohouse.fm Stay tuned for updates to TechnoHouse.FM For over a decade, Mary Jane also started the deep adventure of producing tracks and remixes. Even though she is still learning every day as a producer, she has been collecting various analog synths and such for many years. Her first release was on Journees Music called "Creeper" back in 2006. She has also remixed "Supercharger" for Burufunk, and "Blister" by Spectromanski from Macedonia, both on Journees Music. Mary Jane also has released the "Enchanted Desert EP" which features a remix by Burufunk, plus 2 other original tracks, "Creeper" (Enchanted Desert Remix) and "Sacred". Her first EP is called "Pipe Dreams" which features three original tracks, ranging from moody minimal techno to funky tech house, "Thunder Snow", "Pipe Dreams" and "Murder" Also on the Journees Music imprint, she released remixes for Stormy Rayner and Spectromanski. Check out more of DJ Mary Jane's productions & remixes on the Memphis based electronic music label, Freaquewave Records. She has 3 new tracks on the "Stalker EP" released on Subtec Records out of Denmark. She has some new tracks being released soon on Replic8 Recordings out of Canada. Mary Jane also teamed up with Eno aka ?Confusion? and together created TOIL, to focus productions on dark, hard, heavy techno sounds. TOIL's first release is on the Journees Music label out of San Francisco, and expect another release coming soon on Subwoofer Records of Italy. Mary Jane is also seeking other labels worldwide, which focus on tech house, tribal, techno, minimal, moody tech and deep progressive, for upcoming productions and remixes. Her legendary sets have been listened to world wide. She will continue to spread her unique and infectious sounds across the states as well as producing top quality music for the massives.
***DJ Mary Jane Discography*** DJ Mary Jane "Creeper" Original & Dub mixes, Journees Music, 2006
DJ Mary Jane "The Enchanted Desert EP" with remixes by Burufunk, featuring Mary Jane tracks, "Creeper (The Enchanted Desert remix)" & "Sacred" Journees Music, 2010
Burufunk "Supercharger" DJ Mary Jane's ESP remix, Journees Music, 2010 Spectromanski (Macedonia) "Blister" (Mary Jane's Memphis Rerub), Journees Music, 2011
DJ Mary Jane "Pipe Dreams EP", featuring tracks "Murder", "Pipe Dreams" & "Thundersnow", Journees Music, 2011
Mary Jane "Plastic Dolls" & "Sucker Punch" Freaquewave Records-released Feb 28th, 2012
Stormy Rayner "Broken" DJ Mary Jane Remix-Journees Music, released May 01, 2012
DJ Mary Jane "Springboard" & "Drive" Freaquewave Records-Released May 2012
DJ Mary Jane "Springboard" Secret Groovers Remix (Denmark) -Freaquewave Records-Released July 20, 2012
DJ Mary Jane "Pixie Dust" Freaquewave Records-Freaquewave Records-Released August 24, 2012
DJ Mary Jane "Mind is Going" / "Out There"-Journees Music, Released Dec. 4th, 2012
TOIL (aka DJ Mary Jane & Eno aka ?Confusion?) "Optic Nerve" / "Large Hadron Collider" Journees Music
DJ Mary Jane "Stalker EP" Subtec Records, 2013
DJ Mary Jane "Wombat" / "Europa" / "Tyrant" coming soon on Replic8 Recordings
TOIL "First Winter EP" coming soon on Subwoofer Records
DJ Mary Jane
Spinning DJ Mary Jane's "Stalker" Subtec Records, 2013, then mixing into [e]rik Mnml "Killer Pads"
Live @ Phuture Phunk 3, Club Spectrum, Memphis, TN.
March 22, 2013
TOIL aka DJ Mary Jane & Eno Confusion "Large Hadron Collider"
TOIL "Large Hadron Collider"
Released worldwide Feb 12, 2013
TOIL is DJ Mary Jane & Eno aka ?Confusion?
DJ Mary Jane "Mind is Going" (Original Mix) Journees Music
DJ Mary Jane "Mind is Going" (Original Mix) Journees Music
This 2-track EP is the latest release from Memphis' Dj Mary Jane. The first song, "Mind is Going" is techno, with an electro house twist - growling, driving and nasty. The second track, "Out There" is the kind of progressive tech house that threatens to suck you back into the matrix
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