Jolly Joke was born in 1984 in Ploče. Creativity in music he began to explore while still in school. By studying music and its instruments, in all genres and forms he comes across electronic music as well. Infatuated with electronics and instruments he buys a turntables and other equipment, he gets his first engagements with local clubs and bars. At the begining of 2008 he launches a project named Hard Sintetic, with the idea of organizing and promoting electronic underground scene in the city of Ploče and the surrounding area. This is how he comes to residency in one local club where under that name he organizes lots of events with different names of
Croatian underground scene. Positive reactions of the audience motivated him for further work and bigger projects, which he still regularly organizes today. At the same time he guest performs at almost all known clubs and attractive locations and festivals through out Croatia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. In 2012 he starts collaborating with Galinac Galinac, and together they start a project known as TECHNOTICA, which quite fast gains a huge reputation on domestic underground scene. In Technotica kitchen was born big festival Adriatic Perception and resident nights in Jungla Club, Split. 2015 Jolly launches his own new project Heart4Beat, and with that project he works today.
Up to now he performed with names such as: West Bam, Funk d’ Void, Alexander Kowalski, Christian Varela, Carlo Lio, Christian Smith, Pig & Dan, Nicole Moudaber, Oxia, Hollen, Silicone Soul, Butch, Jon Rundell, Terry Francis, Stanton Warriors, ANNA, Jean Marie K, Steve Mulder, Tom Hades, Tomy DeClerque, The Yellow Heads, Teknoize, Irregular Synth, Fernanda Martins, Petar Dundov, Mladen Tomic,
In his energetic sets you can hear the drive from techhouse to techno, with massive bass lines and rhythm percussions, with crazy melodies and unavoidable funky rhythm.
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