Summer Jam, Saturday 22nd July, 12.00 – 13.00, DJ Stage, Sefton Park, Liverpool, FREE
Award winning Shawn ‘Spykatcha’ John, is a Broadcaster, Actor, DJ, Presenter, Journalist and all round aspiring media tycoon.
From humble beginnings, supporting and developing the pirate music radio scene and club events in the 1990’s, Spy has gone on to being recognised as one of the UK’s most influential DJs with a hugely successful show called ‘The Hot Spot’ for Liverpool’s Radio City 96.7. The success of this show contributed strongly to Radio City winning three ‘Station of the Year’ awards at the EMAP Awards, Sony Awards and NTL Awards in 2001 and 2002.
Spy has been passionately mixing and creating music for over 15 years and his talents have led to him spinning all around the World, including Cyprus, Dubai, Russia and Germany. He plays a range of different music genres from commercial R&B, Hip-Hop, Soul, Funk and House and strives to educate and raise the profile of such music. His continued devotion to music sees him maintain DJ residencies in the city. His hard working personality has also led to organisations such as the BBC appointing Spy for freelance work as a Presenter and Journalist.
One of the most charismatic and entertaining DJs in the UK, Spy is now involved in many more activities including Theatre, Film & Film Production and hosting guest radio shows.