In 1996- 2000 , DJ Negative started off as an Industrial radio dj with his friend, DJ Smile. Their radio show was called,"The History of Techno" ,a regular Thursday night gig full of Industrial/Dark Electro/ EBM beats and music discussions. In 2000-2001 , DJ Negative had regular guest spots at various Moscow clubs such as: Sexton, Garazh, Master, Republica Bifiter. As the time went on, he became a resident dj and hosted regular club nights and took part in promotions. Some of them include: Russian Gothic Project , Industrial Music ru, Russian Synth Community , DM Fan , Indiestate Promotion , Dark Petersburg , TanZfronT , RND Synthpop Community , Dark Vision Org.(Italy) , A:O:I:D - ARMY OF INDUSTRIAL DARKNESS (Austria) ... etc. Festivals are also one of his specialties, national and international. He had spun in St. Petersburg, Moscow, Rostov-On-Don, Greece, Austria, and Italy.