England, United Kingdom
Promo ZO the selector hailing from Kent has been behind the scenes of many pivotal moments in Drum & Bass.
From Drum&BassArena’s first album to legendary club promotions AWOL, Breakin’ Science and Ministry of Sound. Together with representing artists including former BBC 1Xtra’s Bailey and D&B’s amp man 2Shy MC, it’s no surprise that she knows her beats!
A music industry insider with a vast working history spanning back to the now defunct Limelight Club, React Records and more presently Sundown Festival, ZO certainly has a deep-rooted musical journey to share.
With past broadcasts on Ministry of Sound Radio presenting alongside the likes of DJ Zinc and regular guest mixes on Kane FM. Speed to the present day and Promo ZO can be found broadcasting live every Wednesday on Bassdrive or standing in for Uncle Dugs #RCFF on Rinse FM, plus regularly playing the London club and festival circuit.
ZO’s DJ highlights include supporting Shy FX, Chase & Status and Hybrid Minds for WAH at Dreamland Margate, featuring on the Ram Live House Party series, two massive Moondance live streams plus playing the Moondance Festivals and club events, DNB Brunch, Planet V in Brighton and 338 London, representing ProgRam at RAM XOYO, Sundown Festival, Drum and Bass Classics, Sundayzed, Pure Science, Brixton Bass and loads more.
Whilst on productions, ‘The Truth’ Promo ZO’s debut solo self-release garnered great support from both BBC Introducing and Hospital Records with a spot on the WIDNB playlist, aside a trio of tracks released under the Konnect (UK) collaboration project with 2Shy MC on Conjunction Recordings and ProgRam. 2022 saw the release of her first official solo track ‘Jungle Ting’ on the Moondance Together album which charted on Beatport at number one, twice!
2023 will see further Promo ZO productions and album collaborations, a very special ‘All Crews’ project and more Konnect (UK) beats.
On the gig front, catch her debuting at two legendary London venues, KOKO and Ministry of Sound and also in Amsterdam for The Jungle Weekender plus representing Planet V, Multifunction, Jungle Mania, Sundown Festival, DNB Brunch, Pure Science and many other leading events.