SNIZZA is the project of Rustem, a Chicago-based DJ-producer who grew up in Kazan, Russia.

After spending his earlier years going to a local clubs, he asked his friend to teach him the basics of “computer music” only to unearth an infatuation with electronic production at the age of 18. Electronic music was something really new to him that opened much bigger world of house and techno music. He started saving money for his first turntables. Eventually he become a resident in main clubs of Kazan city playing house and electro.

His sound blends techno, electro, and house with electro-futuristic textures and analog sounds. After moving to United States, he started playing in small local clubs, but things changed when he moved to Chicago. He become resident DJ of Soulmade group. They started creating very successful art and music events that helped different artists to connect and express their talent.