The DJ known as Turntable, Turner and sometimes just Turns is mixing records on Vancouver Island in BC, Canada. Urban and electronic music genres like jungle, drum n bass, liquidfunk as well as dancehall.
You may find Jim Turns spinning atmospheric dnb, liquid funk and dancehall vinyl with Tedder on Fridays at the WhiteBird Lounge (768 Yates St, Victoria). The place has delicious food and a huge martini list. Turner is currently working on two mixes for release in 2009. The first mixed strictly with Dancehall 45’s and then another stellar drum n bass experience. Intent on spinning amazing tracks while experiencing the most positive aspects of the community. Bringing that back to the NorthWestJungle.com for your listening pleasure. Providing quality mix sets and always looking for new artists and sounds to feature online.
Started out dubbing mix tapes for friends at an early age. A fan of collecting the music that grabs your emotions. As founder of the site basically an independent however can be found playing a number of gigs throughout the year for outstanding promoters like the “White-Bird” and “BreakBeat Island” crews. Jim Turns is featured here on NWJ alongside his DJ compatriots and some of the biggest talent in the Northwest Jungle, Dubstep, Funk and Drum n Bass music scenes.