A tango musician based in Toronto, Canada, Jason is passionate about tango music from Golden Age, offering a wide range of music to generate the most rewarding and inspiring experience for social dancers. He collects and owns some of the best 78 RPM transfers of tango music currently in the world including CTA, AMP, Audio Park, Tangotunes and from private collectors. His selection of music is characterized by dynamic and sensation of dancers, dictated by the energy flow on the dancing floor. He deejays and compiles tandas “on-the-fly” at the milonga, using only the best fidelity and professional sounding quality tracks of recordings.
He has been guest deejaying at various festivals and milongas in Asia, America, Europe and Buenos Aires such as Festival International de Tango He_cc781905-4-bb3cde-319-319 had been invited to deejay in some of the most traditional and prestigious milongas in Buenos Ares,
In the tango world, dancers usually refer to Rod as a teacher, performer, organizer, and/or social dancer.
However, Rod is receiving rave reviews as a Djay. He creates a playlist that causes waves of emotion and energy, keeping the dancers engaged through the night.
Rod focuses on traditional music that keeps the dancers on the floor until the very end of the milongas. He has djay'd in festivals, marathons, and milongas all over the US and abroad.
You can hear him monthly in Chicago (when he's in town) at the 312 monthly milonga and other local events.
John Miller has been DJing for over half his life and in that time has played nearly every stage imaginable: in seedy bars, under bridges, in Churches, warehouses, at weddings, funerals, high school sock-hops, on beaches, house parties, from 100-year-old victrolas, milongas, marathons, and at dozens of tango festivals.