Aker

Aker

Oxford based DJ Aker keeps #SelectThursdays rolling every week from 14:00 hours

Who is Aker? Born in 1994, Istanbul, Turkey. Alim, aka Aker was first influenced by electronic music around 2006 from DJs like Roger Sanchez, Armin Van Burren and Hardwell. Soon his passion for music progressed in to professional mixing as he attended classes to learn how to DJ at the age of 12. In 2010 Alim 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. Currently Aker is playing at various venues across Oxford and London including the O2 Academy. His skill sets include playing with vinyl and mashing up songs and vocals live. He also produces house music. Although he started with EDM, now Aker follows a different genre of music; House, Tech-house, funky and Groovy Jackin house. Currently heis finishing his final year, working on an Album. His next steps will surely be to travel and enjoy what he does the best. Music.