Jullian Gomes (ZA)
Jullian Gomes was born and grew up in the Republic of South Africa listening to Soul, Latin and kwaito before discovering House Music at the tender age of eight. Since his first gig in 2003, his career has traveled only upward, and his love for production and skill-set grew steadily with it. Alongside cousin, Michael G, he began the G.Family collective and has released on Top South African Independent labels including Soulcandi and House Afrika followed shortly by records on some of house musics most influential international labels such as Realtone Records, Foliage Records, Atjazz Record Company, Seasons limited, Deepershades Recordings and Earthrumental Music. In 2010 he stepped off the shores of his home continent to participate at the Red Bull Music Academy, which took place in London. He has since then been invited to play at several local festivals including Oppikoppi, Rocking the Daisies, Cape Town Electronic Music Festival and in 2011 was invited to play a dream slot at Sonar Festival 2011 in Barcelona, one of the most highly regarded music festivals in the world. At 23 years of age in 2012 Jullian also picked up his 1st MTN South African Music Award Nominee when G.Family’s Album ”Break the Silence” Deep House Chronicles vol 6 was nominated in the category ”best dance album”. Deciding to take a break from the G.Family collective in early 2012 Jullian Gomes Released he’s solo debut single ”Love Song 28” (Ft. Bobby) as well as he’s 2nd Single in collaboration with Atjazz ”Overshadowed” 2012 also saw Jullian Gomes remixing for Artists like Black Coffee, The Layabouts & British Soul legend Omar Early 2013 saw Jullian pick up an award for the video of ”Love Song 28” (Feat. Bobby) at the Metro Fm Awards. His inclusion into such prestigious and notable occasions is a testament to the hard work and many years of plying his trade ad an avid music fan, producer and DJ. Now rolling with UK veteran and influential industry stalwart Atjazz and his Record Company, Jullian is on an eternal quest to widen his musical horizons with shuffled claps and electronic soul.
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