Julio Bashmore will take to the decks at Australia’s leading electronic music festivals including Days Like This Festival in Sydney, Perth’s Sets on the Beach, brand new Pitch Festival held in Victoria’s Grampians as well as Auckland’s Neck of the Woods club this March.
While drawing inspiration from the past, Bashmore’s music tips its hat off to the future electronic music via guest vocalists like Jessie Ware (‘Peppermint’) and Seven Davis Jr. (‘For Your Love’) who feature on his critically acclaimed debut 2015 record ‘Knockin’ Boots’. Key tracks from Knocking’ Boots include ‘Holding On feat. Sam Dew’ and ‘KONG feat. Bixby’.
‘Knockin’ Boots could actually be the best LP-length statement to come out of the reawakening of vintage house music.’ – Pitchfork
With two Boiler Rooms sessions under his belt, Julio has firmly established his reputation as a skillful live DJ. having played the Boiler Room stage in his hometown of Bristol following the release of Knockin’ Boots, showcasing his own brand of South-West flavour – made up of a plethora of genres ranging from acid to worldbeat.