Jack Woodcock, resident DJ at 360° Dubai & influenced by the likes of Masters At Work, Grant Nelson and Joey Negro, began DJing at the age of 19 playing a blend of soulful house music mixed in with some thumping beats.
Getting more and more refined with experience his sets are eclectic not just sticking to one genre. You will however, hear the latest up front promos mixed in with some forgotten classics.
Jack has played along side some of the biggest names in the business including Grant Nelson, Graeme Park, DJ Spen, ATFC, Marshal Jefferson, Gavin Peters, Karizma and Soul Central just to name a few.
His career began in various bars and clubs across London. Always looking to push the vibe and showcase his personal influences in 2001 he created Backfired with 2 other up and coming DJs focusing on purely soulful funky music. Backfired ran as a weekly event for 3 years. Now an annual event it held its 10th anniversary Boxing Day 2011.
In 2006 he moved to Dubai playing mainly private bespoke events and traveling back regularly for gigs in the UK. 2010 saw Jack play all over the world including gigs in in London, Germany, Belgium and Uzbekistan. KT Komba (Tashkent, Uzbekistan), a club owned by the presidents daughter and a hot spot for VIP’s from across the former SovietUnion.
In 2011 he set up Sunstroke and has not looked back since, playing at some of Dubai’s best venues and events including 360, Nasimi Beach, Infusion Magazine Fullmoon Party and headlining parties at the Dek on Eight Media One Hotel. Sunstroke now has what can only be described as a cult following!
Jack has was selected to perform along side 24 of Dubai’s best DJs at Nasimi Beach and the world famous Vocal Booth Weekender in Spain.