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NOTE: Emporium will be CLOSED until 11pm on Dec 15! DJ William Stokes will be on at 11pm-2am!

When it comes to moving the crowd, DJ William Stokes is trule one of the best in the business! His musical preference is as eclectic as the city he comes from, and he prides himself on being a self-taught mix master.

Living the hard knock life on the streets of San Francisco, music is what kept William Stokes engaged as a teenager. Back in those days he would immerse himself in crate upon crate of classic records, which fueled his love for everything from hip hop, to electronic dance music, to jazz.

Being the versatile OPEN FORMAT DJ that he is, breaking into the Bay Area DJ scene was natural. Mainstream artists from varying regions across the country have taken notice of his talent and have made him their DJ of choice. He’s DJ’d parties & concerts with Alesso, Diplo, K Theory, Trey Songz, Lil Jon, Dj Snake, Chainsmokers, Rihanna, YG, 2 Chainz, Yo Gotti, The Migos, Iggy Azalea, August Alsina, Chris Brown, Rae Sremmurd, B.O.B, Meek Mill, Nicki Minaj, Snoop Dogg, and Erykah Badu, Gucci Mane just to name a few. Also was the Dj of the first ever 2 day Music Festival on an actual aircraft known as the Ship Show. He has also DJ’d EDM festivals as well as headlined San Francisco Gay Pride Parade 5 years in a row. William Stokes has rocked every possible nightclub in the Bay Area, among other hot spots in your favorite party cities including Las Vegas, Atlanta, Miami, and Los Angeles. You can currently catch William Stokes rocking the dance floors of a celebrity party or djing A-list concerts & festivals throughout the country. You also may catch him djing on SHADE 45 nationally syndicated mixshow Core Dj Radio Saturday’s 12pm to 2am Est. At the end of the day his goal is to be internationally known while remaining locally accepted.