TRNSSTR are Smokin Jo and Pete Gleadall.
Jo’s partner in crime is producer Pete Gleadall. Jo and Pete have been working together under various names for the past 4 years, They hit it off straight away in the studio producing many tracks with releases out on Junior and Whoop. The pair have been busy making new productions released on Viva, Steve Lawler’s label, their tracks have been a hit with some of the big players on the techno scene, Luciano, Anja Schneider,Ali Schwarz – Tiefschwarz to name a few. The pair perform live with Pete on laptop and keyboards and Jo on laptop, effects and vocals. Their sound is tech house.
Pete has been producing under various monikers since the early 90’s. In his “Forthright” guise he also lent his remix talent to massive artists such as The Pet Shop Boys and George Michael. Today he continues to produce and release music from his “Hoedown City” studio, where his skills have seen him work with the likes of Danny Tenaglia, Clive Henry ( Circoloco) Tom Stephan and of course Jo.
Their latest release Loopzilla and The Joker is out on Berwick Street records now on Beatport exclusive . There is also a special remix of The Joker produced by a We Love remix competition winner
Smokin Jo says “TRNSSTR live is a proper live show for which we pull out all the stops - amazing visuals and sultry vocals over deep grinding tech house that will blow the speakers to bits!”