Orion on the Kraken Afterparty Sessions presented by The DJ Sessions 12/29/21
About Orion –
The Founder of Orion Entertainment, David Schwartz, started his DJ company when he was a freshman at the University of Washington. He got his start DJing house parties in the Greek System, and eventually transitioned into playing nightclubs, bars, and private events.
Six years later, David, (Orion) has performed at hundreds of events all across the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Now a premier destination wedding and event DJ his love for music and travel has propelled him from Hawaii to Boston. David loves to blend unexpected genres and decades together.
In 2019, he received recognition from Honey Books and the Rising Tide, as one of their 20 on the Rise for 2019 in the Event Professionals Category.
In 2020, he was nominated for DJ of the Year, a quick mix competition for open format DJs, and placed 6th overall. His favorite show he’s ever played was 2020’s New Years At The Needle. His favorite electronic genres to spin include bass house, progressive house, tropical, tech, deep, future and more.
About The DJ Sessions –
With over 2,200 episodes produced over the last eleven years “The DJ Sessions”, a Twitch and Mixcloud “Featured Partner”, has featured international artists such as: BT, Robert Babicz, Camo & Krooked, SNBRN, Amon Tobin, Simon Patterson, Lindsey Stirling, Mako, Morgan Page, Jes, Cut Chemist, Yves Larock, Tocadisco, Bjorn Akesson, Toronto is Broken, Alchimyst, Judge Jules, DubFX, DJs From Mars, Rudosa, Thievery Corporation, Sander Van Dorn, GAWP, Hollaphonic, Kissy Sell Out, Somna, David Morales, Roxanne, JB & Scooba, Massimo Vivona, Moulinx, Futuristic Polar Bears, Many Few, Joe Stone, Reboot, Truncate, Scotty Boy, Jody Wisternoff, Benny Bennasi, Dance Loud, Christopher Lawrence, Oliver Twizt, Ricardo Torres, Alex Harrington, 4 Strings, Sunshine Jones, Elite Force, Revolvr, Kenneth Thomas, Paul Oakenfold, George Acosta, Reid Speed, TyDi, Donald Glaude, Jimbo, Ricardo Torres, Hotel Garuda, Bryn Liedl, Rodg, Kems, Mr. Sam, Steve Aoki, Funtcase, Dirtyloud, Marco Bailey, Thousand Fingers, Dirtmonkey, Crystal Method, Beltek, Dyro, Andy Caldwell, Darin Epsilon, Kyau & Albert, Kutski, Vaski, Moguai, Blackliquid, Sunny Lax, Matt Darey, and many more. In addition to featuring national/international artists “The DJ Sessions” featured hundreds local top DJs from their homebase of Seattle. We have also undergone a massive upgrade in our TDJS studios and to our TDJS Mobile Studio to full HD streaming and HD audio to make the quality of the shows even better than before. Along with that we have launched a new website that now features our current live streams and past episodes in a much more user friendly mobile/social environment. About The DJ Sessions Event Services – TDJSES is a WA State Non-profit charitable organization that’s main purpose is to provide music, art, fashion, dance, and entertainment to local and regional communities via events and video production programming distributed through broadcast television and the internet for live and archival viewing. “The DJ Sessions” is a Twitch “Featured Partner” and MixCloud “Featured Partner” series and has been recognized by Apple twice as a “New and Noteworthy” and “Featured Video” podcast. UStream and Livestream have also listed TDJS as a “Featured” stream in their lineups. The TDJS combined live streaming/podcast audience is over 125,000 viewers per week. For all press inquiries regarding “The DJ Sessions”, or to schedule an interview with Darran Bruce, please contact us at info@thedjsessions.