Born and raised in Bucharest Romania, living in Abu Dhabi, UAE since 2006, CristiAna a.k.a Asphyxia has been inﬂuenced in her style by renowned djs and producers such as Sasha, John Digweed, Timo Maas, Maetric, Moshic, Henry Saiz and many others.
Her mixes are evolving from lounge/deep house to tech house and techno. Been mixing throughout UEA at some well known clubs, yacht parties and music festivals, adding a touch of personal style to the vibe of the venue.
CristiAna had 2 web-radio shows residencies: “Essence of Sound” (Poland) and “Cuebase” (Germany) 2011-2013. 2011-2014 performed at the massive music festival “Creamﬁelds Abu Dhabi”on the same stage with some of the world's ﬁnest Djs : Marco Carola, Ferry Corsten, Above and Beyond, Sasha etc.
Some of the venues in UAE she played at:
-’Glitch Dubai -’Allure Yas Island
-’Wakatawa Le Meridien Hotel
-’Lemons and Limes Westin Hotel
- F1 Yacht Parties Yas Island -’Boogie Box at Courtyard Marrioc / Hilton
February-July 2016 resident DJ @ “Finz” Lounge by Rotana Beach Hotel Abu Dhabi where she plays a mix of chill-out and deep house.
July 2016-present resident DJ @ Catch Lounge&Club Abu Dhabi mixing house and tech house.
Catch Signature Weekends
Rewind Wednesdays @ Catch
Pour Elle - Ladies Night @ Catch