The Rise Up Show (Weekdays 6AM – 9AM)
MJ was born in Germany and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. MJ’s first and foremost passion has always been music. You can catch MJ vibing to all types of music genres but she can’t get enough of Hip Hop, R&B, and Classic Rock.
Her outgoing personality and music knowledge will surely start your day off with a smile!
The Rhythm Drive (Weekdays 2PM – 6PM)
Born and raised in Winnipeg, Taylor developed a strong passion and love for music at an early age. She grew up around musicians all her life and always knew she wanted to work in the music industry. She attended the Academy of Broadcasting in 2011 and graduated from the Audio Specialization Program in 2012. She has worked in radio across Canada in cities such as Montreal, Edmonton, and Winnipeg. She is a huge supporter of local music and enjoys attending or emceeing music events of all genres.
That Midday Show (Weekdays 10AM – 2PM)
Anthony Carvalho is a first-generation Winnipeger. He is a Creative Communications graduate having majored in Advertising in 2014. He is Rhythm’s resident hip-hop nerd and has blogged about hip hop since 2006. He is actively involved in the local hip hop scene and DJ’s for local rap group 3Peat, who have opened for a range of artists including Blackalicious, Grieves and Lil Debbie.
DJ Dow Jones
Pregame Show (Friday 9PM – 10PM)
Dow Jones began his music career in 1995 with the hip-hop group Mood Ruff. With four albums, eight videos and touring the country multiple times he has gained the much needed experience it takes to advance in the industry.
In 2003, Dow Jones was ready for a change and went from behind the mic to behind the turntables. He started off with small local residencies which quickly became the city’s hot spots. Now he holds residencies in the cities most prominent night clubs. In 2004, he was was introduced in Mazatlan Mexico by playing a few records on the beach on a last minute make shift dj setup. Since then he is the official Sunparties American Spring Break DJ.
He has recently brushed shoulders with some of the biggest names in the industry such as Z-Trip, Team Canada, Kid Capri, Dj Ayres, Matt the Alien, Dj Kemo and Dj Pump. Dow Jones’ high demand has led him to open for major acts such as Slick Rick, Kanye West, Fabulous, Redman & Method Man, Akon, Kardinal Offishall and Flo Rida.
Now moving from an opening act to a headline DJ, Dow Jones has played to sold out crowds on three countries and some of the industry’s biggest parties.