DJ ANTWONE

Canadian (currently residing in Hong Kong)
Style of Music:
Lounge & Deep House
Funky House
80's & Disco Remix House
Uplifting Clubbing
Tech & Progressive
70-80's Originals (classics/rock/disco)

Purveyor of fine House music

How it all started...

DJ Antwone (Anthony Sandstrom) began his career in the mid 90's. "Grasped by the allure" of the underground rave movement in Vancouver, Canada., After many late nights of these social interactions so began the infatuation for electronica music and the turntables. Musically, DJ Antwone has always been heavily influenced by old funk classics and the disco era. Fusing his flavor from these musical genres with the latest 'cutting edge' House sound, Antwone's sets combine his technical prowess on the decks, brilliant programming, and versatility. Allowing him to cross multiple genres with the power to move dancefloors! Antwone has emerged an International DJ with his own infectious blend of solid funky Tech-house. Known to lay down either a sweet blend of deep groovy funky house or whip the dance floor into a 'frenzy' with an infectious fusion of uplifting tech-progressive and electro sets. One thing is for certain, there will always be this uplifting element of 'Funkiness' in DJ Antwone's music.


The Musical Journey...

Along his musical journey, DJ Antwone formed friend-ships with some amazing people, and helped conceived TLC Productions,(Vancouver). TLC promoted numerous fantastic and memorable events, like legendary TLC 'Lost at Sea' Boat Events. Whether TLC was hosting an event, playing a club residency, or their private house parties, there were always dancing happy smiling people to be found.

After completing his studies in 2001, Antwone internationally relocated to Thailand to explore... Since then Antwone has been spinning all over Asia's top venues, with full-time residencies at the award winning Mystique Club and famous Bed Supperclub(Thailand), KEE Club and TiVo Bar(HK). International promoters have quickly taken notice of Antwone's talents and have him performing in over 8 countries through out Asia, with gigs booked at the world famous ZOUK Club, Attica2(S'pore), KEE Club, Volar(HK), Cream Club(KL), Volume and Circle clubs(Korea), to Indonesia, Taiwan. Also performing for corporate events for International brands such as Adidas, Chanel, Dior, Nokia, Ports, ShuUemura, MTV & Channel [V], he was also invited for the exclusive Vivienne Tam Fashion Week Finale party at the ultra plush Guan-Di Club in Shanghai. 2005 saw the highly anticipated opening of Mystique Club. Antwone's talents were quickly secured as resident DJ and given creative freedom to developed the very successful "SINDUSTRY" Events and released a "SINDUSTRY" promoCD receiving rave reviews from his fans through out Asia. MTV also chose Antwone as the speciall guest DJ for the 2006 MTV Siloso New Years Splash Party with over 10,000+ people!

If asked about a career highlight? Antwone is torn between performing at the Jisan Valley Rock Festival with music legends Massive Attack & PetshopBoys, or the 2010 Burning Man festival, rockin' out a memorable sunrise set with 50,000 on the playa, and possbily Fridae.com's Slurp Event when Antwone played to a full house at Zouk Club. Antwone also shared the stage as a finalist in the Heineken Thirst DJ Contest with host, world's #1 Dj Tiesto! This worldwide Heineken event had thousands of fans and scores of press media. Channel [V] recognized Dj Antwone's high profile status as DJ, Actor & International Model and quickly requested multiple exclusive TV interviews on their Club [V] "DJ Profile" program, as well as Indigo and August Man magazine interviews. 2006, Antwone relocated to Hong Kong and continued to host monthly "SINDUSTRY" events at the massive FLIX Club(Bkk), as well as performing numerous gigs throughout Asia. Antwone also produced the funky house hit,"Fantasy Female" for Groovalax records, on the "Bkk Dj's" CD House compilation. Antwone's future?... he plans to keep on rockin dancefloors across Asia and be in the studio producing fresh new tracks allowing Antwone the opportunity to spread the good vibes of housemusic!