Julio Galvez aka “The Whooligan” is the Director of Worldwide Bookings, Partnerships and Artist Development for Soulection. The Whooligan is also a DJ on the roster with over 10+ years of performance experience. A global citizen – with previous residencies in San Francisco and Los Angeles, now currently residing in Brooklyn, New York – this seasoned artist, lover of music and event curator brings a unique perspective to the label through passion, open-mindedness and inherent positivity. Since joining Soulection in the summer of 2013, Julio has executed and
managed 15+ domestic and international tours, as well as countless one-off events, reaching over 100+ countries, for over 15 artists and DJs. Julio’s relentless work ethic, insatiable curiosity for travel and undeniable love of bringing people together has added not only to the team’s increasing growth and visibility, but more importantly,
fostered a community in celebration of progressive Soul music - The Sound Of Tomorrow™ (TSOT).
As a trusted source of insight and ground breaking music for venues, brands, music outlets, and businesses across the globe, Julio’s zest for life, ability to identify new music and creative culture first, has led him to collaborations with brands including MTV, VICE, Def Jam, Brooklyn Circus, Daily Paper, PUMA and more. As a multifaceted
and genre-bending DJ, he has also shared the stage with DJ Jazzy Jeff, Craze, J. Rocc, The Internet, De La Soul, Pete Rock and more, as well as every artist and DJ under the Soulection umbrella. Whether blending two records in a unique fashion or working closely to help develop next-level music creators, the common thread is his ability to
see beauty in all things.
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