DJ, producer, label boss who started his early career simply as ‘Twitch’ while running the long-standing techno/leftfield night Pure in Edinburgh in 1990, adopting the ‘JD’ prefix in the late ’90s with the now famous Optimo nights in Glasgow.
As well as DJing at Pure, he was half of T&B Vinyl and ran his own label Pi Recordings. JD currently runs Optimo Music and Optimo Trax and is part owner/manager of Autonomous Africa.
Autonomous Africa label showcase at Corsica Studios with JD Twitch (Optimo), Auntie Flo on Friday 23rd January. We’re also offering you the chance to win a pair of tickets to the show plus two Highlife records from Cain and Auntie Flo & Miajica.