San Diego, United States
PABULUM [pab-yuh-luh m]:
1. something that nourishes an animal or vegetable organism; food; nutriment.
2. intellectual nourishment.
John Penate (aka John Pabulum, dj Pabulum, dj Pabs) has been a DJ in the underground scene since 1995 when he got his first gig at the “old” World Beat Center in San Diego, California. Since then, he has made people happy on the dance floor around the world alongside local and international legends including: Mark Quark, Doc Martin, DJ Dan, Mark Farina, Halo, Hipp-E, Pezzner, Miles Maeda, Juan Atkins, Tony Humphries, Chemical Brothers, Mark Grant, Roy Davis Jr, Markus Nikolai, Dmitri of Deee-Lite ...the list goes on. John moved to Rome, Italy in the year 2000 and held down residencies in some of the capital's best clubs including Goa, Akab and (the now closed) SupperClub.
2017: he has moved back to his beloved San Diego where he hopes to re-connect with dancers and regain a fan-base.