Jetset, Ready, Go!! Don’t miss the 24hr Jetset Takeover w/Iris Berkelely on April 21st

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Iris Berkeley: From University Radio to International DJ – Connecting Music Lovers Worldwide with a Passion for Eclectic Sounds

Iris Berkeley, a talented and dedicated DJ, has been making waves in the music scene by connecting listeners to an eclectic mix of genres, both classic and contemporary. Her journey began as one of the first DJs at the launch of the legendary KVCU Radio 1190 in Boulder, Colorado in 1998. Since then, her passion for music and her unique ability to connect the dots between various genres and artists has taken her on a global journey, touching the hearts of music lovers everywhere.

In the early days, Iris honed her skills as a radio DJ at KVCU Radio 1190, later moving on to explore other opportunities in cities like Los Angeles and Boston. A significant chapter in her career unfolded when she spent a magical handful of years in London during the early 2000s. This experience helped her to broaden her musical horizons and connect with new audiences.

JIris Berkely on track! With the Jetset Takeover on DSR

Fast-forward to today, Iris continues to make her mark on the airwaves in Denver and Boulder with a variety of programs on KGNU-FM and Radio Rethink, as well as returning to her roots on Radio 1190 with her weekly show, Jetset Underground. Her commitment to delivering unique and unexpected sounds has earned her recognition, and in 2022, she was voted Readers’ Choice for Best Radio DJ in Westword’s Best of Denver poll.

Iris’s passion for music extends beyond the borders of the United States. She hosts an internationally syndicated music discovery program, Modern Jetset, a weekly hour-long show that features eclectic new releases and the vintage vibes that inspire them. With listeners tuning in from around the world, Iris’s unique approach to music curation is captivating global audiences.

In London, Iris is the selector behind Jetset Worldwide, a format collaboration between Denmark Street Radio and Amazing Radio. This innovative partnership showcases new and emerging artists on the Amazing roster, providing a platform for undiscovered talent to connect with a broader audience.

Iris’s love for music is not limited to radio, as she can be found at various events both big and small, spinning tracks from house to funk, lounge, jazz, and freeform pop. With an open-minded approach to her DJ sets, anything is fair game when she’s behind the decks. No matter where her musical journey takes her, Iris ensures that listeners will have a good ride.

Her ability to effortlessly blend genres and styles has made her a sought-after DJ for events, and she has shared her talents at numerous venues, ranging from intimate gatherings to large-scale festivals. Through these live performances, Iris connects with her audience, creating memorable experiences for music lovers of all backgrounds.

Iris Berkeley’s story serves as an inspiration for aspiring DJs and music enthusiasts alike, demonstrating that with passion, dedication, and a love for connecting people through music, it’s possible to create a lasting impact on the global music scene.

Celebrating the 150th Edition of Modern Jetset: A 24-hour Takeover on Denmark Street Radio on Friday – April 21st

To celebrate the 150th edition of Iris Berkeley’s Modern Jetset with a 24-hour takeover on Denmark Street Radio (DSR). This special event will showcase the best moments and tracks from the show’s history, featuring eclectic tunes from around the world.

During the 24-hour celebration, listeners can expect a curated selection of music from featured artists, and highlights from memorable episodes and one off finds by Iris. This event pays tribute to the impact Iris and Modern Jetset have had on radio stations around the globe, connecting audiences with diverse sounds.

Tune in to Denmark Street Radio for the 24-hour Modern Jetset takeover and join us in celebrating Iris Berkeley’s 150th edition. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the eclectic world of Modern Jetset.

Find out more about Iris Berkeley and her work at the following links:

Written by: Marcos D'Cruze

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