Gareth Emery

From24 May 2019to25 August 2019

Gareth Emery

Gareth Emery (born 18 July 1980) – aka GTR, Rue De Gar and Runaway – is an electronic dance music producer, DJ and record label owner. He is from Southampton, UK.

Prior to being an EDM producer, Emery played guitar in a punk band in the mid-nineties. He is also trained in classical piano and has a degree in Politics – talk about multi-talented! He has a distinctive production style, described as a fusion of trance, house and progressive and is generally labeled as a trouse DJ.

In 2002, Emery’s debut vinyl release – a white label remix of “Nervous Breakdown” by The Shrinks – brought him is the first taste of fame when it was aired on BBC Radio 1. However, it is his third release under the name GTR called “Mistral” that launched his career. The track was debuted live at the Nature One Festival in 2002 and received support from DJ pioneers Tiesto, Armin van Buuren, and Ferry Corsten. EDM magazines Mixmag, Muzik and DJ magazines also gave it rave reviews. Emery appeared in DJ Magazine’s top 100 polls consecutively from 2006-2013, peaking at number seven in 2010.

Friday, 24 May 2019
Gareth Emery
Stereo Live, Dallas, USA

Saturday, 25 May 2019
Gareth Emery
Stereo Live, Houston, Texas, USA

Friday, 31 May 2019
Gareth Emery
Brooklyn Mirage, Brooklyn, USA

Friday, 14 June 2019
Gareth Emery & Ashley Wallbridge
District Atlanta, Atlanta, USA

Saturday, 15 June 2019
Gareth Emery
Ritz Ybor, Tampa, Florida, USA

Saturday, 15 June 2019
Gareth Emery (18+ Event)
The Ritz Theater, Tampa, USA

21 – 22 June 2019
Above & Beyond & Don Diablo & Oliver Heldens – A Summer Story 2019 – 2 Days
Ciudad del Rock, Arganda del Rey, Spain

Thursday, 27 June 2019
Luminosity Beach Festival 2019 – Thursday
Beachclub Fuel, Overveen, Netherlands

Friday, 28 June 2019
Luminosity Beach Festival 2019 – Friday
Beachclub Fuel, Overveen, Netherlands

24 – 25 August 2019
Creamfields 2019 – 2 Day
Daresbury Estate, Halton, United Kingdom

Emery owns record label Garuda, through which he has released all of his records since 2009. It is named after a bird-like creature from Hindu and Buddhist mythology, which Emery came across during his travels in Indonesia. Prior to this, Emery owned Five AM, through which his top hits “Mistral”, “This is That” and “More Than Anything” were released. Garuda has also released records by Tritonal and M.I.K.E.

Amongst all his activities as a producer, DJ, and record label owner, Emery also finds time to produces a dance music podcast, “The Gareth Emery Podcast”. It is recognized as being one of the first dance music podcasts and has been nominated for “Best Podcast” at the Miami Winter Music Conference’s International Dance Music Awards three times.


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