Marcus Aurelius Rosario aka Mawkus is a DJ, radio host, producer and music educator who thrives on all things mawkward. Originally from Southern California but currently living in Brooklyn, he’s played countless events up and down the west coast.
Having shared the stage with a plethora of world-class musical talent through the years, he currently is a part of NY-based Building Beats teaching underserved youth entrepreneurial and life skills through music production and DJ’ing.
He’s also a part of Singapore-based label collective Darker Than Wax, co-hosting and producing two radio shows – a weekly radio show, Darker Than Wax FM, on Brooklyn’s The Lot Radio and a monthly radio show, We Move, on London’s Radar Radio.
He’s also A&R Director for FSQ, signed to Soul Clap Records.
He worked for one of the most illustrious public radio stations in the country, KSDS-FM San Diego’s Jazz 88.3, hosting two weekly radio shows showcasing world music, jazz, blues, soul and rare groove.
Mawkus loves slow jams, grilled chicken caesar salads, wine and the paranormal.
DJ Bookings / Inquiries: mawkus at darkerthanwax dot com