Samie Joka

Samie Joka is the founder and director of events & promotions company Floating Deep; Therapy Sessions: a series of monthly events dedicated to providing a carefully curated line up of musical talent, world class sound, and live dance performances. Floating Deep was established with the vision to bring imagination to life by creating unique events, transforming reality as we know it and providing captivating sights and sounds to people who love to party. Established with the intention of developing and growing an alternative music culture in Brisbane.

South East London born and bred, Samie grew up through the early 2000’s. Now an established artist, his Dj sets have been well received the world over. Participants at Burning Man, the Pink Flamingo Camp at Bizarre Garden, to the after hour gardens of Aschersleben, Samie’s ability to resonate with any crowd and highlight the range of his sound has been recognised the world over. During his time in Germany, his sounds were heard in venues across Berlin & Leipzig with appearances at Distillery, and Club der Visionaere, home to Moon Harbour, Little Helpers, and Sven Vath.

Samie hosts a weekly radio spot on Soulfinity Radio. ‘Floating Deep with Samie Joka’ streams live every Wednesday from 9-10pm AEST, featuring a selection of his house records to ease you through the week, with monthly guest appearances showcasing some local and international DJ’s and producers from around the globe.

Samie’s passion is also shown through his numerous sets on Soundcloud, where he seamlessly mixes deep warm bass lines, futuristic melodies, raw percussive rhythms, and emotive sounds to create musical journeys. An engaging performer, showman and devoted music collector since youth, Samie draws upon a diverse range of sounds to produce lively atmospheres and emotional experiences that stay with the listener long after he’s packed up his decks.