KASTIS TORRAU, the Lithuanian DJ, producer, and remixer brings his electrifying mix of tuneful house and tech rhythms to Kelly’s this Saturday at 10pm.
Kastis’s music is driven by distinctive and base lines, imaginative choice of samples, and powerful vocals. He is also renowned for his way in creating mood and atmosphere.
“The success of the evening is always determined by the crowd,” he says, “hence my aim is to create a very special mood, distil a perfect sound and impressive overall effect. Always.”
Kastis has won numerous awards, including The DJ of the Public and Best Newcomer DJ, as well as being a usual prize winner in various Lithuanian DJ championships. In 2011 he won Sasha and Burn Studios’ Cut Me Down remix competition.
He has also played festivals and dance weekends in Estonia, Sweden, Portugal, London, and Dublin; released music through the Lithuanian label Atari Solutions; and shared the stage with Steve Lawler, Lee Burridge, Sasha, John Digweed, Sander Kleinenberg, Moshic, Omid16B, Lexicon Avenue, Anthony Pappa, and Hernan Cattaneo.
Support is from QUGAS, Rais D, and Zee Ziggy. Admission is €10 before midnight and €15 afterwards. See also kastistorrau.com