DJ Sharted aka JB Thomas is a DJ/Producer living and bangin' it out in S. Florida. Originally from Buffalo NY, JB loved the great people & food (pizza!) but not so much their weather or the narrowing music scene at the time. Arriving in S. Florida in the 90s, JB took to the live electronic music & breaks scenes, frequenting clubs like The Edge/Chili Pepper/Revolution, Bermuda Triangle/Atlantis, CroBar, Clevelander, Nikki Beach, Club Boca, Respectable Street, not to mention some amazing live outdoor festivals and events around South Florida Fairgrounds, Flagler & Clematis, Downtown Ft Lauderdale, Bayfront & Bicentenail Park.
DJ Sharted listens to all genres, prefers breakbeats however JB has been known to get in on some electro, trance, freestyle, & some Melbourne Bounce or select house.
Influences include DJ's, producers & performance artists such as: Simply Jeff, Stanton Warriors, Baby Anne, Icey, Merlyn, Sharaz, Deekline, DJ Fixx, Huda Hudia, DJ Santana, Rick West, Tony Faline, Infected Mushroom, 1200 Mics, Funkerman, Agent K, Bella, Booka Shade, Skazi, Meat Katie, Cut n Run, Ferry Corsten, Lee Combs, Talamasca, John Digweed, G Dresden, Busta, C-Tron, Dj Chronic, Curtis B, Rabbit in the Moon, Spacemen/Trip Theory, R-Fresh, Wolfgang Gartner, AK1200, Roni Size, Lobsterdust, Rakim, Jimi, Trevor McGreggor, and Carl Cox and too many others to list.
These days, you'll find DJ Sharted bouncing around Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm, Tampa, and Orlando, Coco Beach, and throughout the Carolina & Tennessee breaks regions. Dj Sharted's crews include The Monkey Tennis Group, The Grand Slam Crew, 1200 Hustle (Florida Chapter), & he's also the brains behind the Facebook group Gourmet Beats.
As a Graphic Artist, you will see a good amount of JBThomas DigitalDesign art collection scattered through the cover art and flyers in world of Breaks, Bass and ((BOOM)). www.facebook.com/JBTDD
Keep up with DJ Sharted on Facebook fan pages include https://www.facebook.com/DjSharted & his breakbeat collaboration page Get Funk'd! www.facebook.com/GettFunkDD where he & partner in crime DJ Chronic (The Funk Brotherz) drop the funk. Stay tuned...