John Kearns (Lateral Cut Groove) has been Djing since he was 16 years of age. While still at school he held down his first residency at Propaganda in Sligo City playing alongside top UK and European DJs. From this he built up the necessary DJing skills and style to enter the Irish Mixing Championship back in 2000, which he won. To add to this achievement he also won two more competitions that same year. One, was to open the main stage at Creamfields Ireland (a very memorable gig indeed) and t he ot her was t o play a set at Shines 5th Birthday bash in November of that year. He also set up his own club night with his brother called Chunk-A-Funk in Letterkenny which ran for over five years. As well as this he played regularly at big club nights such as Shine in Belfast, Lush in Portrush, Tri..