FEMALE DJ OF AUGUST/SEPTEMBER:
Charlotte Thorstvedt is a Norwegian DJ and resident/booking manager of the respected underground house & techno venue The Villa in Oslo Norway. She has been an integral part of building the club up to its current reputable status due to a consisting run of cutting edge bookings. The Villa has been voted by DJ mag, Pulse Radio, Resident Advisor, and The Guardian to be amongst the top clubs in the world.
Her DJing has brought her all over the world to clubs and festivals in places like Berlin, London, Amsterdam, Ibiza, Mexico, Rio, and LA. Recent gigs have sent her to a wide range of places; from legendary institutions like The Electric Pickle in Miami to bunker raves in Romania.
Her eclectic DJ style, which blends the old with the new, minimal techno with forgotten house gems, has garnered her much attention. She has played alongside names like Guy Gerber, Lake People, Shaun Reeves, Konrad Black, Ivan Smagghe and many more. She has been featured in podcast series’ such as Deep House Amsterdam, Pulse Radio, and Apotek, amongst others.
In 2012 she released her debut album "Salome". Tracing back her career, Charlotte was an MTV VJ for 3 years, presenting shows like MTV News and Spanking New, as well as the pan European program Euro Top 20. Fun fact: She has a masters degree in anthropology.