Mall Grab’s meteoric rise is impossible to ignore

Get the latest from Beat


Mall Grab’s meteoric rise is impossible to ignore

Boiler Room
© Photography by Rob Jones (

Forever bumping the BPM and dropping club-made edits, Jordon Alexander’s meteoric rise to the forefront of global dance music has been impossible to ignore over recent years.

An unstoppable force on the decks, his high-octane sets and productions have seen him headline the world’s biggest stages. Fresh off the release of his critically acclaimed debut album What I Breathe, Mall Grab came to The Forum.

In the heart of Melbourne’s vibrant music scene, The Forum stands as an iconic venue where artists from all corners of the globe come to showcase their talents. On a memorable night, Mall Grab, the moniker of Australian DJ and producer Jordan Alexander, took center stage, transforming The Forum into a pulsating hub of electronic energy and euphoria. With his eclectic blend of house, techno, and lo-fi beats, Mall Grab captivated audiences, delivering a performance that transcended the boundaries of genre and left an indelible mark on Melbourne’s nightlife.

As fans filed into The Forum, there was an air of anticipation and excitement, tinged with the promise of an unforgettable evening ahead. The venue’s ornate architecture and grandeur provided the perfect backdrop for Mall Grab’s electrifying set, setting the stage for a night of sonic exploration and dance floor revelry.

From the moment Mall Grab stepped behind the decks, it was clear that this would be no ordinary night. With a deft touch and an intuitive sense of rhythm, he seamlessly blended tracks old and new, weaving together a tapestry of sound that kept the crowd on their feet and moving to the beat. From the infectious grooves of “Feel Good House” to the hypnotic melodies of “Sun Ra,” each track served as a testament to Mall Grab’s impeccable taste and skill as a selector.

But it wasn’t just Mall Grab’s track selection that impressed—it was his infectious energy and stage presence that truly set the night apart. With his trademark smile and infectious enthusiasm, he connected with the crowd on a visceral level, creating a sense of camaraderie and unity that transcended the confines of the dance floor. Whether he was orchestrating euphoric build-ups or unleashing thunderous bass drops, Mall Grab had the audience in the palm of his hand, guiding them on a musical journey that was as exhilarating as it was transcendent.