Bio / Profile: 

With a firm belief that the dance floor is one of life’s most special places, Andrew McDonnell creates music to move your feet and capture your soul. 

His journey began fifteen years ago with the purchase of a pair of Technic 1200 turntables and a few crates of vinyl. Andrew has worked hard in the years between, building his reputation as a dependable player in Toronto’s upfront DJ scene. He has built up an impressive gig resume, with regular appearances in some of Toronto’s most legendary venues and parties. Having called inner-city Toronto his home for nearly a decade, Andrew has a deep appreciation for the wide range of musical talent and diversity that North America’s fourth-largest city has to offer.  In the past 18 months, he has been trusted to warm up the dance floors for some of the world’s top touring DJs. As one one well known industry writer/reviewer puts it, Andrew “would have to be considered one of Canada’s best DJ talents,“ with “productions just as impressive as his smooth flowing DJ sets.” 

Andrew’s dance floor wisdom can clearly be heard in his original productions. Using his experience as a DJ to inspire and motivate, he puts an emphasis on insistent grooves and intriguing atmospheres. His productions have been charted and supported by a wide range of international DJs and record labels, pointing to a bright future for the friendly Canadian.