Oliver Smith is a name that speaks volumes for itself. The Anjunabeats stalwart has been associated with quality trance for years now has been described as "an excellent DJ" by Armin van Buuren, "the best thing to happen in trance" by Mixmag and "sensational" by DJ Magazine. Apart from being an adroit producer, he has also managed to establish a career as a trustworthy DJ delivering an impeccable performance at every event.
Smith began his musical career as one half of the duo Smith & Pledger before laying out the foundation for his own solo project, only to have a sky rocketing career ever since. He has remixed the likes of Arty, Boom Jinx, Andrew Bayer, Jaytech, Maor Levi and Above & Beyond, to name a few, receiving plays on many of the leading radio and club play lists. He has dominated the Beatport charts with forward thinking works of musical art that continue to cement his rightful place among the leading talent in the scene.
Smith has been releasing tracks on Anjunabeats since the mid-2000s when he made his label debut with a pair of tracks, “Nimbus” and “Tomahawk”. Over the past years, he has been rolling out some wonderful productions: his track “Gemini” was one of the standouts of last year’s ABGT250, and his single “On The Moon” has been a favourite of the summer festival season as well as receiving the remix treatment from rising star and label-mate Spencer Brown. He is also the only producer (other than label bosses Above & Beyond) to have been featured on every single one of the thirteen Anjunabeats Volume compilations to date!
The highly successful UK-based DJ and dance music producer has performed in some of the biggest clubs in the world. Oliver Smith has played DJ sets at a number of legendary clubs in the UK such as Ministry of Sound, Godskitchen, Matter, and Passion and has graced the decks worldwide in America, India, Singapore, and beyond. He is also a regular on many international radio shows and has marked his territory as a resident presenter of Anjunabeats Worldwide.
Apart from his self-titular project, he also produces under the moniker “Meramek” which serves as an outlet for all of his melodic house productions.
Ollie, as lovingly called by fans all around the world, has sophisticated, deep and melodic sound that is loved by fans globally. Smith will playing alongside fellow Anjunabeats stalwarts Jason Ross, Seven Lions and Gabriel & Dresden at Vh1 Supersonic on the 11th of February. We can assure you that this is a set you must not miss at the festival. Get your tickets for Vh1 Supersonic HERE.