Julian Emanuel is a Tech House and Techno DJ / Producer from Staten Island, New York. His father passed down a passion for music that transcends multiple genres. He began performing in clubs at the age of 14 playing hardcore music as a drummer. He later performed in alternative / indie rock bands as a guitarist. He graduated university with a music degree and a focus on classical / nylon string guitar. After spending much time in New York City clubs, he developed a growing interest in house music and began producing, with influences across Tech House, Afro / Latin House, and Techno.