It is only fitting that alissa.jo planted her roots in the city of Chicago, the birthplace of house music. To her the genre epitomizes the essence of feeling—DJs guide each fan through their own unique experiences with the power of sound. Detroit's underground music scene apprised alissa.jo of this movement, coaxing her to experiment with a deeper and sexier sound in the trenches of the Windy City.
From the beginning, it has been the house music maven's mission to upend convention, sewing together her signature brand: ethereal, soulful, and groovy. Borrowing from a broad selection of styles scored alissa.jo late-night gigs at Studio Paris, The MID, The Wit, Primary, ESTATE, Virgin Hotel and Spybar among other Chicago venues. It also slotted her as a house DJ with an approachable aesthetic and opened doors for her to play Internationally in Thailand, Mexico, and Jamaica.
alissa.jo has played alongside many big names in the house music scene- Sam Feldt, Klingande, Nora En Pure, Claptone, Lee Foss, ANDHIM, and big EDM player Fedde Le Grand, just to name a few. It's no secret that alissa.jo is your perfect addition to your melodic house music bill.
One of alissa.jo’s most memorable events to date was playing at Chicago's Mamby Beach Festival where she used beautiful electronic music to guide yogis through a breathtaking spiritual practice. The experience inspired alissa.jo to create her own company Deep House Yoga LLC, and she currently host monthly events at Sound Nightclub in Hollywood, Populux Detroit, Necto in Ann Arbor, Vinyl in Denver, and rooftops in Chicago. Deep House Yoga has since become a staple on The Groove Cruise- The worlds largest floating dance music festival.
alissa.jo is currently the Resident DJ at London based Music Promotional Label Aux Deep.