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District has been something of a revelation in the last 18 months, a whirlwind period that has seen him develop into one of the most in demand producers within the deep Dubstep community. Having spent a couple of years carefully refining his production techniques, Dan got in touch with DJ Distance and along with his fellow Coventry producer and collaborator Sleeper, they quickly saw their thunderous sub-heavy rollers regularly included in Chestplate label head's live and radio sets.

Harnessing the relentless club-shaking low frequencies, twisted reece bassline architecture and explosive energy of his signature sound, District has seen his profile grow at a staggering rate with guest appearances on the world famous Rinse.FM, GetDarker and MistaJam’s 1xtra broadcast, and his tracks finding their way into every major DJ’s record bag from the irrepressible DJ Youngsta, to scene legends Skream and Benga on their Radio 1 show.

His debut 12” in 2011 featured two premium examples of District’s talent on the buttons, Haymaker and 3.5 grams, and was released by Distance on his mighty Chestplate Records imprint, to be followed up in early 2012 with the widely acclaimed bass savagery of the Terraformed EP with Sleeper. Both records are vital additions to a seminal back catalogue bristling with classics, and have fuelled excitement for future instalments of Dan’s dark creative vision.

Evolution and progression are the hallmarks of any leading producer, and something District takes seriously as he continues to contort his menacing nuerofunk influenced track aesthetics over varying styles and rhythmical structures. His bookings have increased exponentially, with a busy DJ schedule delivering sets packed with exclusives at events and festivals all over Europe, and it looks to be another dominant year for District and the Chestplate collective.

- Words by Oli Grant

district District, Chestplate, Britain (UK)

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  • 2019DIGI001 - District: The Worm (2014)//Collossus 2 tracks, 1.36 district on July 18, 2014 13:28

    1. 1. Collossus 0.48 1238 plays
    2. 2. The Worm (2014 Mix) 0.48 1081 plays
  • Sample Packs (OUT NOW!) 1 track, 3.12 district on July 14, 2013 23:54

    1. 1. DISTRICT - DARK & DANGEROUS SAMPLEPACK VOL.1 OUT NOW! 3.12 5001 plays
    1. 1. Roys Theme 2.26 8226 plays
    2. 2. DISTRICT - AFTERMATH 1.49 8994 plays
    3. 3. TEMPEST 1.52 4460 plays
  • Dubs 13 tracks, 31.48 district on September 09, 2012 21:26

    1. 1. District - Danger! 1.46 7440 plays
    2. 2. District - The Worm 1.32 6018 plays
    3. 3. District - LV-223 2.08 5299 plays
    4. 4. District - Antidote 1.44 5188 plays
    5. 5. District - Game of Thrones 2.38 9564 plays
    6. 6. District - Kraken 2.02 6138 plays
    7. 7. District - Below VIP 2.09 4747 plays
    8. 8. Sleeper & District - War 2.17 4758 plays
    9. 9. Sleeper & District - BBC 1Xtra Dubstep Download 6.58 2462 plays
    10. 10. Sleeper & District - Resurrection 2.06 3492 plays
    11. 11. District - The Shift 1.39 5193 plays
    12. 12. Sleeper & District - The Risk 2.17 2346 plays
    13. 13. Distance - Victim Support (District + Sleeper RMX) 2.28 2108 plays
  • Releases 10 tracks, 21.55 district on September 09, 2012 21:24

    1. 1. District - Modulate (Rinse FM Radio cut) 2.56 3983 plays
    2. 2. District - Painting The Mind 1.54 6936 plays
    3. 3. District - Backward 2.35 2699 plays
    4. 4. Sleeper + District - Transitions Rinse.FM rip 2.16 2152 plays
    5. 5. Sleeper + District - Terraformed 1.52 2944 plays
    6. 6. Sleeper + District - Zero Day 2.39 3040 plays
    7. 7. Haymaker - via distance minimix on mistajam radio 1xtra 0.36 1344 plays
    8. 8. 3.5 grams - OUT NOW ON CHESTPLATE RECORDS CHST013 2.46 3738 plays
    9. 9. Sleeper + District - Dungeon Style 2.18 3195 plays
    10. 10. DISTRICT - TRANSMISSION - CHST026 2.00 5928 plays

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