Aker

Aker

Aker gives us The Wake Up Call every Thursday from 06:00.

Alim Aker was born in 1994, Istanbul, Turkey. Alim Aker aka “Aker” was first influenced by electronic music around 2006 from Dj’s like Roger Sanchez, Armin Van Buuren and Hardwell. Soon his passion for music progressed into professional mixing as he attended classes to learn how to DJ at the age of 12. In 2010 Aker got his first gig in Antalya, Turkey at one of the finest and prestigious hotel called Adam & Eve. As he turned 18, he came to Oxford to study Electronic music. Aker is playing at various venues across Oxford and London and Turkey including the O2 Academy. His skill sets include playing on vinyl and mashing up songs and vocals live. Right now Aker produces House, Tech-house, funky and Groovy Jackin house. He was also accepted to Toolroom records academy programme which he currently produces music with them. Stay tuned to hear more!