British / Spain
ARUHTRA is a UK born, highly-in-demand DJ/Producer currently performing shows across Europe, Asia & the Middle East.
ARUHTRA’s current DJ CV includes a residency at Nikki Beach, Marbella and La Suite Club in Puente Romano, as well as private parties on the Matsu Super Yacht and he regularly blesses the airwaves on his weekly House and Garage radio show, every Saturday 8-10pm, also in Marbella.
Taking you back to the late 90’s and under his previous name, DJ Antonio, he paid his dues at various London clubs and bars earning his crust. His passion for house and garage shone through and played a huge part in influencing his early musical taste. Until he got his break a won a DJ competition, and thus, a residency at the infamous GARAGE NATION; which lead to him receiving an honorary role as a guest DJ on Dreem Teem BBC RADIO 1 Presents show.
He changed his name to ARUHTRA in 2017 and has never looked back; working alongside the likes of Martin Solveig, Roger Sanchez, Solomon, Nic Fanciulli, Copyright, The Shapeshifters, Sonny Fodera, Chocolate Puma, Sam Divine, Sandy Rivera, Joey Negro, Mark Knight, Jeremy Healy, Seb Fontaine, Grant Nelson, DJ EZ, Matt Jam Lamont, Karl “Tuff Enuff” Brown, The Dreem Teem, The So Solid Crew as well as many more prominent artists.
With over two decades of experience in showbusiness under his belt, ARUHTRA is an internationally renowned for his uncanny knack of instinctively knowing how to work a crowd into a frenzy. Consistency is the name of the game as far ARUHTRA’s concerned, and he works tirelessly to ensure each of his sets are as thrilling as the last. House, Garage, or Commercial Classics – makes no difference to him; it’s his undeniable ability to get a crowd going by feeding off their energy is a testament to the talent and experience he has gained over the years.
‘AUDIENCE-CONNECTION’ is the order of the day for ARUHTRA and now having made the leap from behind-the-decks and now adding the moniker of ‘PRODUCER’ to his resumé, you can hear the influence all those previous years Djing have made and on first listen you realise you’re dealing with someone who knows the magic formula of creating ‘CROWD-HYPE’ first hand.
Production credits include an upcoming absolute smash of a cover of Shola Ama’s 1999 Garage Classic ‘Imagine’; with remixes including such serious names as RICK LIVE who currently riding high in the Garage charts.
Also look out for a collaboration coming up with Sandy Rivera (kings of tomorrow) this summer and some remix work for some heavy hitters (Watch This Space).