Ambush the founding member of INISHI8 & Dubmental has been the driving force in Drum ‘n Bass & Dubstep since day one. with more than 13 years dance floor experience he is also responsible for bringing the likes of Dieselboy, Vadim and Pendulum to SA. Ambush has played at all the major events and venues in Johannesburg and South Africa He is often invited to play in Durban, Cape Town and Big Festivals
Ambush was the first SA D&B DJ’s to tour the USA with 4 successful gigs, 2 in Washington DC and a further 2 in Philly. This was followed up by a mini tour of the UK and Holland playing at the world famous Mazzo in Amsterdam. This international talent is busy carving an African future for Drum ‘n Bass through his productions and gigs. Ambush plays against the rules and posses a deep devotion to the music and the power behind it. He is constantly pushing forward.
Ambush has also played besides names like Dieselboy, Vadim, Pendulum, Bailey, Randall + Shimon, Slant, Alley Cat, Aphrodite, DJ Red, A-Sides and 4 Hero as well as at big concerts including The 5FM Smashing Pumpkins and James Concert.
As producer,. Ambush is breaking ground with two releases out on Fracture Records and with a forthcoming EP the scene is set and things are ready to explode – watch out for the Ambush!!
INISHI8, Dubmental, Reality, Hedphunk, Not, Beatbox, Clockwork Orange, Storyville, Sublime, Frequency, Way West Wrekordings and Trancesky
Johannesburg: INISHI8, Reality, Hedphunk Not, Beatbox, Clockwork Orange, Storyville and Frequency, Home Bass, Earth Dance(4 Years).
5 Fm Concert supporting Smashing Pumpkins and James, Revel Inn, Blue Naartjie, Transport, Bobs Bar, Atomic, Horror Café, Collective Spirit, Unda Tha Counta, New Parts, The Milky Way Café, Da Underground Joint, Jungle Massive, Carfax, Beatbox, Reality, Frequency, MPI, 206 in JHB and CT. Politics café, MO, Sublime, The Woods, Carfax and many more
Orange Free State: Rustlers Valley Easter Festivals 1998-2002
and New Years 2000.
Cape Town: Synergy NYE 2002, Legacy, Drum Café, Breakers, The Lounge, The Loft, Bionic Café, Lounge, Department of Vinyl Affairs, The Coffee Lounge, The Boiler Room and District 206, The Mercury, Gandalfs, Fiction, UCT and Bush Radio.
Durban: Dusk till Dawn, Bedlam, 330, Strictly Business Crew parties at Extreme, Crash and The Bat centre. Digital Justice at 330. Amma Space Shuttle New Years 2001.
Supported International DJs: Dieselboy, Slant, Bailey, Randal and Shimon, 4 Hero, Aphrodite, Rayner, Alleycat, Pendulum, Ash Attack, Drama, +1 and First Rate, Tipster and Mackmellow D. Usual Suspects, Matrix, Abstract, Impact, Vadim, Donny and DJ Red to name a few.
Promoter and Organiser of:
Dieselboy(2001 – 2008), DJ Vadim, Pendulum, DJ Red, Slant, AlleyCat and Dylan tours to South Africa, including Raiden, and DJ Shroombab to name a few.