DJ Francis James

DJ Francis James is a rising star in the world of electronic music, hailing from the vibrant scenes of Philadelphia and New York City before settling in western Cyprus. With deep roots in the underground dance music scene, he’s well-versed in igniting crowds with his pulsating beats. Francis James brings over two decades of experience to his craft, seamlessly blending genres to create unforgettable dance experiences. Whether he’s spinning at a packed nightclub or curating the perfect vibe for an intimate gathering, his mission remains the same: to make people move and groove to the rhythm of the music.

Musical Genres: Progressive House | Progressive Trance | Deep House

“My unwavering passion lies in the world of progressive house music, where I strive to create immersive atmospheres that captivate audiences and compel them to lose themselves on the dance floor!”DJ Francis James

Throughout his journey, he’s left an indelible mark on the nightlife scenes of Philadelphia, New York City, and Atlantic City, including a coveted Friday night residency at the esteemed Egypt Nightclub in late-1990s Philadelphia. His talent quickly garnered attention, leading to guest appearances in iconic venues across New York City, Atlantic City, Dallas, and Miami.
In the realm of DJ expos, he’s been a prominent figure, gracing esteemed events like the Winter Music Conference in Miami with his dynamic sets. His radio presence has been equally prolific, hosting numerous shows under different aliases and titles, broadcasted worldwide on various internet radio stations.
While his past ventures, such as Deep State Sessions, have come to a close, he has embarked on an exciting new chapter as part of Cyprus After Dark and Resident Sessions Radio. These platforms showcase his evolution into his true sonic identity, characterized by his distinctive blend of melodic progressive house music, which has been making waves in the electronic dance music scene.
He has also garnered support from esteemed platforms like Techno Live Sets, Progressive House Argentina, Progressive Astronaut, and Electronic Groove Magazine, solidifying his status as a rising talent in the industry.
Not content with solely DJing, he’s also a formidable music producer, with tracks earning recognition from heavyweights like Armin Van Buuren and his legendary radio show, A State of Trance. His latest productions, available on Beatport, Juno Records, and Spotify, have received glowing feedback and support from established artists worldwide.


Francis James is an artist in perpetual motion, capable of elevating any lineup or event to new heights. Book him for your next EDM party and prepare to be moved!