Name: DJ Art of Noyze (aka Art Thirus)
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Show: The Art Gallery Radio Show (Sunday 4-6pm GMT)
Musical styles: R&B, soul, Neo-soul, Nu-Jazz and House Music.
Origins: Art started spinning in 1986 while attending University. Art is a native of Chicago, IL where he developed a love of Chicago style house music early. Additionally, his Chicago roots cultivated his love of the R&B, Neo-Soul, /classic soul, and underground soul music. This style of music catered to the dance craze called Chicago Style Steppin’.
Art is known for his smooth laid back mixing style with the ability to keep your head bopping, fingers snapping, and your feet tapping.
Personal quote: Music is the unifying force that brings us all together.