Russ Yallop Robert James
DJ. Raver. Record Collector. Music Head. Healer – One of the few DJ’s that’s made his name through the quality of his DJing alone. 15 years immersed in London’s rich electronic music scene’s passing through Jungle, Garage, Grime and early Dubstep in his early years, you can hear the pinches of past in his sound today.
Armed with a relentless library, blurring cutting edge House & Techno alongside a
crate digger’s mentality of finding forgotten gems in dusty 2nd hand record shops.
His DJ sets are slick and intelligent always hinting towards that edgy London vibe;
full of rolling bass-lines, fruity percussion and skippy hats.
Rossko is a hardworking and dedicated DJ, focused on connecting with the dance
floor. In his own words, “London is in my DNA. I don’t play music; I play people.
It’s serious fun. We take our fun seriously..”
Affiliated to his UK roots, Rossko has been an integral part of London’s vibrant
House & Techno scene, playing his records across the city for over a decade now.
Well-known for his clandestine ‘Cerca Trova’ parties, held in intimate illegal
basements & warehouses from 2006, it was this creative concept – Seek and You
Shall Find that cemented his identity in the capital, following a tough time for
nightclubs in the city.
Operating as a DJ 1st, producer 2nd
– a rarity nowadays – Rossko’s passion for
digging deep in search of timeless records, along with a tastemaker’s ear for
quality, has earned him a loyal following worldwide. A record collection spanning
over 20 years has given him depth and an original sound fusing the current House
& Techno cuts and forgotten music from the 90’s and Early 2000’s.
Now a long serving Fuse resident, Rossko matured quickly at the renowned 93
Feet East before moving to Fuse’s current home at East London hotspot, Village
With the launch of Fuse Ibiza in 2012, his residency reached an international
audience. Since then Fuse has grown organically from the depths of Sankey’s
basement via Benimussa Park to Space’s terrace and now their current home of
Amnesia, indicating the impact their sound has had on the island over the last 7
Rossko is increasingly in-demand with profile gigs at DC10, Cocoon In The Park
and ADE as well
from: Rex Club, CDV/Hoppotosse and Tini and The Gang
Rossko has also been busy across all the major cities with notable festival debuts at
Eastern Electrics, Cesarhof and Moon Festival in Venezuela. On home soil he
continues to grow his integrity and solid reputation with appearances at Fabric,
Sub Club and Mint Club to name a few.
In 2017 Rossko’s slick sound and presence in the booth earned him calls
worldwide with tours in South America, USA, Australia, Indonesia & Asia, it’s
clear his ability to connect with the crowd have earned him a loyal following.
With forthcoming releases on Fuse London, ( djebali ), Moss Co, Arkityp (a
collaborative project with Archie Hamilton) and the start of his record label, Late
Night Skanking. 2018 is shaping to eclipse the success of last year. A true raver
himself, it’s evident that Rossko’s consistency and understanding of the dance floor
will continue to move people for years to come.