DJ Profiles

DJ Hix DJ Tando DJ Sluger DJ Gary Myles Gareth Stewart Jon Boi Paul McNally

Dj Hix

DJ Hix is our Saturday Night & Monday Night resident playing fortnightly at Unique Saturdays and on rotation at Change Mondays. He has been playing in the club since we opened and we also sponsor his popular show 'Cool Drivetime Show' on Cool FM. Here a bit more info on the man himself…..

DJ Hix is one of the UK & Ireland's most exciting and in-demand DJ talents. Born in London and based in Belfast, Hix is generally considered as one of the finest club-rockin' DJs to ever come out of this part of the world. After consistently being voted by the public as one of the top 5 DJs in all genres for 4 consecutive years, he was crowned "DJ Of The Year" at the 2011 Fate Awards cementing him as the leading club-rocker in the land.

Hix has performed with some of the world's biggest recording superstars, worked with the hottest new artists, and shared the bill with the finest DJs in the business, including... Rihanna, 50 Cent, Tinie Tempah, David Guetta, Ke$ha, Akon, Example, LMFAO, Tiesto, Rev Run, Lloyd Banks, Boyz II Men, Calvin Harris, DJ Cash Money, DJ Premier, DJ Chuckie, Lil Jon, Clinton Sparks, Fatboy Slim, Fatman Scoop... to name just a few…

From hosting his own show on national BBC 1Xtra, who touted him as one of the finest new voices of UK radio, to being snapped up by Northern Ireland's Cool FM, he is also now an established radio presenter. You can catch him 5 days a week on Cool FM - the biggest music radio station in N.Ireland. Monday to Thursday between 6-10pm he presents THE PULSE, dedicated to the hottest freshest new cutting-edge music from all the genres. And then on Friday nights 9pm-12am, he hosts THE URBAN TAKEOVER, specialising in the biggest HipHop & RnB around today.

2011 was a phenomenal year for Hix, with one of the stand-out moments being his involvement in The MTV Europe Music Awards in November. The MTV EMAs were the biggest music event ever held in Northern Ireland, and Hix worked with MTV heavily across the weekend. He hosted the MTV Live gig with Kasabian and introduced the band onstage - a gig which was broadcast around the globe. He also hosted one of the stages of the MTV EMA ceremony itself, with the Red Hot Chili Peppers. He DJ'd at the official MTV EMA Pre-Party and After-Party. After such a successful event, MTV have employed Hix again, this time to be the official on-stage DJ at their mammoth Titanic Sounds concert which will be held in April 2012. It's another event that will be broadcast around the globe, and Hix will be sharing the stage with the likes of Sean Paul, Olly Murs, Rizzle Kicks and more.


Dj Tando

DJ Tando is one of our Saturday night residents and can be found in the mix once a month at Unique Saturdays. Here is a bit of background on this cool guy based in Dublin who can normally be found sipping on a bottle of Corona!

Originally from Zimbabwe, but now an adopted son of the Emerald Isle, D.J Tando has his own unique, unmatchable style that has given him a wide and loyal fan-base, constantly striving to be the best, Tando has worked tirelessly on the club and mix-tape circuit for many years, earning him his current position as radio personality on “Speakerboxx” with DJ Mo-K on RTE Pulse.

"Ireland’s Number 1 DJ" – Snoop Dogg

A leading member of top Irish DJ Crew – Team Hype, Tando has shared the stage with such performers as Rihanna, Snoop Dogg, P Diddy, Akon, and N-Dubz and is a regular solo club performer
with residencies in Dublin, Belfast, Cork and London and can regularly be seen in venues like The o2, The Olympia, Club Thompson’s and the Wright Venue

Long regarded as one of the tightest club mixers, DJ Tando has firmly arrived on the scene and is continuing to increase his fanbase considerably with his independently promoted South African nights attracting a huge African following playing the best in afro house. Tando prides himself on being at the forefront of DJ Technology and he has pioneered his own live video mix routines which have gone down a storm at every location.

As a radio personality Tando regularly interviews the who's who of hip-hop and R&B and you can tune into "Speakerboxx" on RTE Pulse every Sunday from 8-10 p.m


DJ Sluger is currently the resident warm up DJ within the club for both 'Unique Saturdays' and 'Change Mondays' he is also a resident at our massive Club 13-17 monthly teenage events.

If you want to party this is your man as he parties as a profession and can usually be found after his set with a bottle of Jack Daniels!

Sluger has been djing for many years all around Mid-Ulster but has really came into the spotlight in the last few years as a Dj who can work with any sort of a crowd his ability to play absolutely any genre of music from rock and pop to dance and disco and everything in-between!! And we mean EVERYTHING!

He spent many years working in the Mid-Ulster club scene holding down residencies in Clubland (Cookstown), The Elk (Toomebridge), V@theVALE (Cookstown), before joining the TEAM SENSE!

He works well with all our boys and is an invaluable team member! Check out some of crazy videos to see how Sluger parties... Go Hard or Go Home ! High Five !

Facebook: facebook.com/djsluger
Twitter: @djsluger

DJ Gary Myles

Gary has been at the forefront of the Irish club scene for many years and got himself into the music business at the very young age of 14. He landed his first club residency when he was just 16 joining the team at the infamous "Met Arena" in Armagh, his home town. Before he knew it he was playing alongside some of the biggest DJ's in the world and holding down residencies in some of the province's finest clubs, some of which he still holds today.

He plays an uplifting style of current club music from funky house, trance, disco and not forgetting a layer of classics. He has proved to be a performer with the unique ability to appeal to the masses, charming clubbers with his cheeky blend of talent & enthusiasm.

In 2001 he joined Cool FM and has been an anchor to their weekend schedule ever since. He is also their breakfast show host on sister station Downtown Radio.

Gary loves nothing more than to make a club explode with an electrifying atmosphere.

Gareth Stewart

Best known as the host of 'The Gareth Stewart show' on Northern Ireland's largest commercial Radio Station Cool Fm, Gareth is a multi-award winning radio presenter. The current holder of the CIPR entertainment programme of the year, he has spent the last 11 years at Cool Fm building up a reputation on air for great music and sharp humour. You can catch him on air Monday – Friday 1-4pm and Saturdays 6-10am.

Gareth started Djing in Nightclubs when he was 16 and has held residencies in Northern Irelands biggest nightclubs. Knowing how to fill a dance floor and keep the crowd hyped has ensured he is still as in demand in the nightclubs now, you'll hear him play the very best in commercial dance, R&B and old skool dance anthems.

Website: ww.garethstewart.co.uk
Facebook: facebook.com/garethstewartofficial
Twitter: @garethstewart

Jon Boi

Jon Boi has been, and remains one of the leading club DJs in the UK and Ireland. He has been playing in clubs for upwards of 8 years now and this has led him to develop a following within the club goers of Northern Ireland, Ireland, and the UK as a whole.

Jon Boi has been playing to thousands of people each week for the past few years and has been successfully holding down residencies in the country's top nightspots. With this he has developed his own style and presence within the Dj Boxes he plays. His sets all provide a mixture of Turntablism, Trickery and Party rocking routines which fill dance floors and send people home wanting more.

Playing in clubs throughout the Uk, Ireland and further afield has enabled JB to play alongside some of the worlds greatest acts and djs alike. Recently playing on stage with acts such UK giants as: Tinchy Stryder, Skepta, Lethal Bizzle, and Starboy Nathan. Also rocking the wrap party that had the tabloids in a frenzy for Rihanna after her 'We Found Love' video shoot in Belfast. All of which were helping him to improve his skills and determination, to cement his position at the top of the party rocking ladder.

JB can be heard on the airwaves across Belfast city and online every Saturday night between 5-7pm on Blast 106fm, his show has grown from strength to strength within the first year of it broadcasting and looks to continue to grow with time.

Paul McNally

Paul has been DJing around Ireland constantly since 1999; at the minute he is a resident at Ollie's and Cuckoo in Belfast and some of his past residencies include Mint Bangor, Event Horizon, Kremlin and Club Mono. Paul has played with many of the worlds finest DJ's from Seb Fontaine to Jon Carter. All genres of music find there way into his sets; from uplifting vocal house to indie, hip hop and dance anthems.

Paul has been heavily involved in music production with more than 20 tracks and several remixes under his belt. His bootleg remix of INXS – Mystify & his electro houser Hey Camon were both signed to Oxyd Records (Italy) with the later appearing on Ministry of Sound summer annuals across the world in 2008.

His tunes have been played on BBC Radio 1 by Eddie Halliwell, Judge Jules & Annie Nightengale with past DJ support for his tracks coming from many international DJ's including Robbie Rivera, Trophy Twins, Scumfrog, Jupiter Ace, Willie Morales, Dave Seaman, Eddie Halliwell and Dirty South to name a few.

SoundCloud: soundcloud.com/djpaulmcnally

For all the latest gossip on our social networks please join us now!
Twitter Icon Facebook Icon Instagram Icon
SnapChat Icon
For regular updates on all Sense news, join our mailing list!

Submit form

Sense Nightclub is located within the Glenavon House Hotel. The 62 bedroom hotel has great restaurant and leisure facilities. Why not avoid the hassle of taxis's and transport and take advantage of some of the party and stay offers.
Book Hotel
Site by VenueCloud and Solveig Simms