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AKA Justin Braun

Lives in Chicago, IL

Joined February 21, 2017

Birthday January 14


Combining elements of breaks, ghetto house and techno, Justin describes his sound as "bouncy day drinking music." Getting his start in warehouse parties in Chicago, his relatively short career has seen him play at Chicago's Sound-Bar, Annex, evilOlive, and Spybar. On tour, he has made appearances at Bleu in Detroit, Slate in Austin, TX, the Coco Maya Beach club in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, Monarch, Audio, Harlot and Underground in San Francisco, Rooftop600 in San Diego, Siam and Ameristar Casino in St. Louis. As direct support, he has opened for acts including Nora En Pure, Hannah Wants, Golf Clap, Jody Wisternoff, Eyes Everywhere, Gene Farris, Worthy, and Christian Martin. He uses his live DJ sets, his current residency at Chicago's Annex Nightclub, as well as his music platform, as a showcase for up and coming musical acts across the globe.

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Halloween Week 2017 Guide: Chicago

As the warm weather draws to a close, Onlythebeat has your back this Halloween! Check out what's happening for around Chicago!
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 2 months ago

This Weekend in Chicago 6.30

Onlythebeat has your rundown for everything going on this weekend in Chicago. Tons of boat and rooftop parties this 4th of July weekend!
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 6 months ago

4th of July in Chicago

This 4th of July, Zavodila and Sin Label have teamed up to throw a rooftop day shindig on Chicago's north side.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 6 months ago

Mamby Weekend in Chicago 6.23

This Mamby On The Beach weekend is going to be off the chain in Chicago and Onlyhtebeat is your guide! We're giving away tickets to everything worth seeing!
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 7 months ago

Top 4 Must See acts at Mamby on the Beach 2017

Only The Beat has you covered with our guide to React Presents' Mamby on the Beach Festival 2017 with warmup mix by Ashley Alvarez.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 7 months ago

This Weekend In Chicago 6/16

Onlythebeat has your rundown for everything going on this weekend in Chicago. Highlights include Gene Farris Day party and Martin Roth Boat Party
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 7 months ago

5 Things You Need to Know About Our Shipfaced Boat Party in Detroit

Everything you could ever want to know about our Shipfaced Boat Party in Detroit over Movement weekend. Read more on
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 7 months ago

Onlythebeat Presents: Shipfaced w/Golf Clap & Eyes Everywhere

Onlythebeat marks it's second year Boat Party in Detroit with Golf Clap! Returning on the main stage are Eyes Everywhere and OTB's resident Imjustinbraun.
Monday, April 03, 2017 - 9 months ago

Behind the Beat: Ardalan

We caught up with Dirtybird's Ardalan prior to his show at TheMID in Chicago where we talked Holyship, upcoming events, and his weirdo roommate, Justin Martin.
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 10 months ago

This Weekend in Chicago: 3/3

Onlythebeat has got your back for this weekend in Chicago. Here's a drilldown of events going on at all of Chicago's mainstay clubs.
Thursday, March 02, 2017 - 10 months ago

This Weekend in Chicago

Onlythebeat has got your back for this final weekend in Chicago. Here's a drilldown of events going on at all of Chicago's mainstay clubs.
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 10 months ago

5 Chicago DJ's To Look Out For In 2017

Chicago is a house music mecca. Here are the five Chicago DJ's you should be on the lookout for in 2017. Read more on
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 12 months ago