DJ MoCity aka Mo is an award-winning selector, promoter and co-founder of South Asia’s first online community radio – Boxout.fm. Born and raised in Baghdad, he spent his early days as a hip-hop loving teenager in New Delhi. Mo is now an experienced musical tastemaker, fostering creative communities across Asia and the Middle East.
A global citizen, Mo has used his multicultural heritage to facilitate artistic exchange across countries and regions. He has worked with notable bands such as the 264 Cru (Dubai) and the Reggae Rajahs(India), with whom he developed the Goa Sunsplash into a globally reputed festival featuring reggae and dancehall communities across the world. Mo has also produced an award-winning podcast Motellacast.
During his research trip, DJ MoCity hopes to interact with local musicians and curators and visit local radio stations, record labels and music festivals across the medium of music and arts.
See Mo’s complete bio here.