DJ Brett Costello

Release Date: September 6, 2018

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Cruise FM are very pleased to provide Brett with an extension to his awesome radio show transmissions. Brett has been a tastemaker in the Perth R&B/Hip Hop scene since the 90’s.

Bretts enthusiasm for the freshest new black music has taken him on a journey including stops at community Radio stations 6NR and KCR fm, commercial Radio with the groundbreaking R&B Bounce on 96fm in 2002, then for six years alongside Nick Alexander on Nova 937, initially for Urban Essentials on Friday and Sunday nights, more recently on R&B Shortkutz on Sunday nights. Currently Brett presents THE URBAN MELTDOWN every Sunday night from 8pm, which can be heard on 91.3fm in Perth, Australia as well as on Cruise as a Rewind Show.

As a young DJ, Brett had the honour of working with pioneers of Perth’s black music scene including the likes of Curtis J Brown, DB Watts, DJ Cut Nice, Richie G and Nick Alexander.

In the clubs Brett has represented at most of Perths influential Urban club nights. Residencies and guest sets along the way have included Polygons, Mangoes, Orsinis, Buzz Bar, Bar Rumba, Margeaux, Bon Bonet, Pallas Studio Lounge, Klub Yum Yum, The Big Apple, Varga Lounge, Caramel Sundae @ Ambar, The Lick Party Series, $elebrity @ Metro City, Eurobar, Bar 138 and more. Brett ran and promoted the underage Ghetto Jam series that provided all ages Hip Hop nights to Perth for 8 years from 1995-2003, often attracting over 1000 people. More recently he presented “The Soul Night Out”, a long running, quality event promoting R&B and Soul every long weekend.

Invited to be an Aria club chart reporting DJ some years back, Brett has also voted in the urban category for the Aria Awards.

Currently Brett is co-resident at R&B Lounge – Metro City, every Saturday night as well as numerous guest spots and special events including Expose at Minq on a Sunday night, upstairs @ Malt on Saturday’s, and the Rosay and Cristal nights at Eurobar.

Bretts club sets combine R&B, Soul and funky Hip Hop, smooth mixing and fresh scratching. Most of all you know its going to be upfront. As an importer of overseas vinyl for the last 15 years, a member of Europes premier DJ Pool and regular trips to the US and UK to stock up on the freshest sounds, Brett is always dropping the latest tracks and hottest hits around.

Enjoy Bretts sounds and feel free to message him via Cruise to get your shouts messaged.

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