Peter 'Pistol' Johnston has been DJing since the late 1990’s with early influences including the likes of Sasha, Nick Warren, John Digweed and Paul 'Trouble' Anderson. His musical journey has given him Residencies and DJ Sets in Ibiza, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Greece, Amsterdam and London playing disco, deep house, jackin, soulful and tech house.
In 2017 Peter started his own House night - 'House Culture' - with fellow DJ Robert Bateman (House Therapy) on the soul and Disco vibe. He also started a new radio show, 'The Lifted House Sessions', which runs every Monday 6pm-8pm and has had several guests from around the world including DJ/Producer’s Paul Hutchinson, Andy Le Candy, Jay Forster, Rob Hayes, Oli Dig, Filta Freqz and a host of others. 'The Lifted House Sessions' has also been busy putting on successful Events in the Colchester and Chelmsford area.
Peter has recently played regular sets on Studio 808, a live video Stream that can be watched all over the world. Peter has also played back to back sets with the likes of Damo Walsh (Woke), Richard Law (S.I.N) and Avello Blue (True House LA).
2019 has no signs of slowing down for this DJ; as well as the successful Radio Show going from strength to strength he has set up a monthly night in Chelmsford, Essex also called The Lifted House Sessions. He continues to DJ at local House Events in the Essex area. Away from the decks Peter is continuing to work hard in the studio honing his trade using a range of software and equipment such as Traktor, Rekordbox and Pionner. Peter is looking forward to releasing some new tracks later in the year.
Peter 'Pistol' Johnston is looking forward to playing his second ADE, bringing his eclectic taste in music to the dancefloor once again.