was born in Glasgow,Scotland in 1966. At the age of 16 he started to spinn records on school & private parties. When he was 18 he moved to Hamburg were he was resident DJ in Savoy for a year. A year later he moved to Berlin were he spent the next 7 years working in various clubs such as Cha Cha, Linientreu, Trash, Far Out...etc. During this period he played mostly Funk,Soul, Hiphop etc.The highlight of this period being the resident Dj for Prince on the 1988 Lovesexy Europa Tour.

1988/89 Pushava spent 8 months on Ibiza were for the first time he started playing Electronic Dance music in the winter of the same year he went to Goa.Since then there's been no turning back. For the next 6 consecutive years he was everyseason in Goa playing on and organizing parties. In Germany in the period from 1988-92 he worked with Dj Sangeet in a very succesful Dj team in Berlin and Hamburg organising the first Goa parties with such people as Antaro, Scotty and Ananto. Waldheim, Boom Shanka and of course the beginng of the legendary VooV Experience with which he is still involved with. Also during this time he played each year on Love Parade festivals.

In 1993 he moved to Cologne, here of course he carried on producing high standard parties in collaboration with the "Warehouse"-Mayday events, on his own with the Spinnig Wizard possie in "The Live Music Hall", "KHD-Hallen", "Kunstwerk" and "Zorba the Buddha". Resident jobs in the "Club 42d.p." were his friendship with his colleague Dj Joyrider begann.

1996 he changed his music style, quit playing PsyTrance and started to play in an experimental way, introducing progressive techtrance into the German scene. 1996 he completed his training as a Hatha Yoga teacher and has been running a yoga school ever since. This has naturally not effected his Dj work, he is still present on the International circuit playing mostly in Germany but also all over Europe also in Australia, India ,Mexiko ...etc.

Dj Pushava with his vast musical and club experience plays a high quality set and he varies his set to fit into the location and to the party organizers concept,from minimal techhouse to techno pop ,UK trance to chill out.