Bio

DJ Sep is a long-time Bay Area DJ, promoter, producer, and the founder of Dub Mission, one of the longest-running Reggae clubs in the world (1996-2019). She has produced more than 1000 shows, and has performed at many festivals, clubs, alternative venues, museums, and private events. For 22 years, Sep was also on Bay Area radio, first on the legendary college radio station KUSF, and later on Berkeley’s public radio station, KPFA. She has spun in London, Vancouver, Tijuana, many cities in the U.S., and most clubs in the greater Bay Area. Sep has presented and opened for a long list of reggae and electronic artists; and has performed both solo and as Dub Mission Sound System with various MCs and musicians. Contact  

Appearances and support

Red Bull Culture Clash
Festival Raztlan (Mexico)
Emerald Forest
Silent Disco/Hush Fest
How Weird Festival
CouchFest
HempCon
Sunday Streets
Off The Grid
California Academy of Sciences
Oakland Museum of Art
Sierra Nevada World Music Festival
Lee “Scratch” Perry
The Scientist
Sly & Robbie
Mad Professor
Mungo’s Hi Fi
Toots & The Maytals
Prince Fatty & Hollie Cook
Culture
King Yellowman
Big Youth
Bedouin Soundclash
Long Beach Dub Allstars
Rachid Taha
ani difranco
Kinky
DJ Vadim
The Cinematic Orchestra
The Skints and many others

 

Press

“The World Is Sound”: Dub Mission Documentary

Unusual Minds Podcast: Interview with DJ Sep
SFist: Dub Mission hosts 1000th show
All Shook Down: Dub Mission turns 16 with good vibes & heavy bass
Pulse: 16 years of Sunday night rhythms
SF Weekly: Dub Mission’s 15th Anniversary with On-U Sound System
SF Gate: Bandwidth profile
Chronicle Pink Section: feature on Dub Mission’s 10th Anniversary
Hey DJ: Friday Q&A with DJ Sep
Bay Guardian: Dub Mission wins a Goldie 

Awards

Winner: Best Reggae Club in 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, and 2018.
Winner: Goldie Award (Bay Guardian)
DJ Sep: Nominated for Best DJ (SF Weekly Music Awards)