11-13 May 2018.
Old Truman Brewery,


Whether it’s drum and bass that gets your heart racing, or soulful melodies that help you find your flow, the diverse music line-up at Balance Festival has a set for every session. We’ve got everything from old-school rock-n-roll, to RnB, deep house, techno, and ska. Work up a sweat or relax and chill out to the best tunes around.
Amy McKnight
Amy McKnight is a London based DJ and producer. DJing from the age of 14, she has toured all over the world including South Africa, Turkey, France and Mexico and has played with and for Norman Jay, Jazzy B, Shola Ama, Miss Dynamite, DJ IQ, Harry love, Scratch Perverts, Mr Thing and The Nextmen. Amy will be on decks on the Balance Festival Main Stage playing beats for the epic Collision Style Workouts.
Smoking Guns
The Smoking Guns are a lady DJ duo & Radio hosts spinning Northern Soul, 60s rhythm & blues, funk, ska and old school rock-n-roll.

The girls mix their sets with rare finds and loved soul classics.

Inspired by 50's dance halls and 60's Northern Soul clubs, they create an uplifting atmosphere that recalls another time, with electrified audiences of all ages shaking on the dance floor.
Aina Roxx
Aina Roxx is a multi-talented DJ, musician and producer with a diverse resume spanning a variety of genres. As a child, she developed a broad musical palette through her mothers eclectic record collection and spent her formative years under the guidance of concet pianist Ariana Prussner who schooled her in both piano and singing. An established name in London’s illegal rave scene in the early noughties, her work incorporates strong influences from drum & bass, techno and house to explore new unchartered territories of music.
Jay Quinn is a London-based DJ hooked on Hip-Hop beats influenced by his upbringing in Brixton. He hosts his own radio show dedicated to old-school Rap and RnB and has DJ'd at popular venues such as The Gherkin, Twickenham Stadium, Archer Street Bar and XOYO Club. Listen out for his legendary tracks at Balance Festival.
Jesus Torres is a Venezuelan Music Producer/DJ based in East London. He started his music career as a bass player and then went on to study music production in Venezuela, Los Angeles and London. His main influences are house, deep-house, funk, rock and techno music. Best known as "Iam Jesus", Jesus Torres has been playing DJ sets all over London in the past 3 years, including private events and exclusive dj sets for Palm Beach Casino Mayfair and Qbic Hotel.
LOLA is a passionate and versatile DJ who, after a lifetime mixing music in her spare time, burst onto the London club scene around 5 years ago. Since then, she has been making waves in both in underground and mainstream circles. LOLA's passions are rooted in electronic music but her skills venture further afield to anything from deep house and nu disco, big techno beats to minimal, tribal, classic, soulful and funky house, acid house and old school vibes. With a firm appreciation and focus on quality music and bringing good vibes to her crowds, LOLA is renowned for bringing the house down with unique and stomping sets.