DJ Odilon, as a live music maker activist has been expressing his passion for Turntablism through the Dancefloors, since 2000. Not only as a music selector but also as a competitor, he came out winner of the Skrecz Scratch Battle in 2008 in Poland, runner up of the French Freestyle Scratch in 2010, and then IDA Team world champion 2010.
DJ Odilon distills eclectic sets with a funky colouring, going back to the hip hop culture of the 80’s and his background as musician. Sound designer of his own sound tracks and tablist composer, he uses the good old Technics MK2 like any traditional instrument, so adding an original touch which is both effective and visual.
His wide ranging experience makes of him an artist committed to his passion, and an active member of the turntablism circles. Even more so since joining the teaching team of the Academix DJ School (Brussels) in 2007, during 3 years.
For several years now he has been doing the openings for such international artists as Noisia, Foreing Beggars, Calvertron, Subfocus, Evol Intent, Grimelock, Bare Noize, Document One, Dilated Peoples, Ill Bill, Jedi Mind Tricks, Araabmuzik, Birdy nam nam, D-Damage, Missill, Pierpoljak, 2Bal 2Neg, IAM, David Reinhardt, Toots Thielemans,or even Ollie Teeba, Coldcut, Dj Food of the famous Ninja Tune label.
Dj Odilon also played in big Festivals like, Les Plages Electroniques, Dour, Brussels Summer festival, Embaracat, Les Francofolies de SPA, Inc Rock, and he is also monthly resident at Bulex, the most famous students party in Brussels.