Bo Barkan, better known as BRKN, is a talented DJ based in Chicago. With a passion for tech house , Chicago house, techno and disco. BRKN is an artist who brings a unique sound and style to every performance. As a resident DJ at the Dragon Room in Chicago, BRKN has been entertaining audiences with his music for years. Now, he's ready to take his career to the next level, playing more shows in clubs, festivals, and after parties around the world.
Bo Barkan has been a part of Chicago's music scene for years. Inspired by the city's rich history of house music and local tech house productions, he began exploring the world of DJing. After honing his skills, he started playing at local clubs, where he quickly built a following with his energetic performances and unique sound. In 2021, he founded the Chicago House Collective, a group of DJs and producers who share his passion for house music and are dedicated to promoting the genre in the city.
BRKN, with the Chicago House Collective have promoted and run many events around Chicago, collaborating with other local productions such as Trifecta Records and Poontin Muzik (Owned by Lego).
BRKN's music is characterized by its high-energy beats, intricate rhythms, and Latin-influenced sound. He draws inspiration from a wide range of genres, including techno, disco, and of course, house music. He is known for his ability to read the crowd and create a party atmosphere that keeps audiences dancing all night long.
BRKN's music is a blend of Latin beats, tech house, and Chicago house, with influences from techno and disco. His tracks are characterized by their driving rhythms, infectious hooks, and unique sound design.
He is known for his ability to create tracks that are both danceable and musically sophisticated, with layers of percussion, bass, and melody that come together to create a powerful and exciting sound. BRKN's live performances are an experience not to be missed. He brings his unique energy and style to every show, creating a party atmosphere that keeps audiences dancing all night long. He is known for his ability to read the crowd and adjust his set accordingly, creating a seamless flow of music that takes audiences on a journey through the world of house music.
BRKN has performed at many clubs and events in Chicago and beyond, including Dragon Room, Fulton Market Kitchen After Dark, Celeste, Electric Hotel, Cerise Rooftop, ROOF on The Wit, Rocbar and Primary Nightclub.
BRKN has also performed internationally in Europe and the Americas, performing in iconic locations such as Toffler in Rotterdam and Buut' Ha' in Tulum.
BRKN is a talented DJ and producer with a unique sound and style that blends Latin beats with tech house and Chicago house. As a resident DJ at the Dragon Room in Chicago, he has built a following of loyal fans who love his high-energy performances and infectious tracks. Now, he is ready to take his career to the next level, armed with his passion for music and dedication.