Ian Bland is the man behind
Ian has been into the dance scene since '87, when as a clubber he was jacking to the fresh house sounds of Chicago.
By 1990 he was making 'house music' and formed Dream Frequency releasing 'Live the Dream' (name taken from the infamous Blackburn rave at the time) XL Records to underground acclaim.
His next anthems 'Feel so Real' and 'Take Me' both reached the top 30 of the national charts in 1992. The band performed at many of the first outdoor events including- Amnesia, Galactica and Rezerection in Scotland . With Debbie Sharp providing the vocals they toured in America , Australia and performed for 50,000 at the Tokyo Dome which was Japan 's first ever rave!!
He was also one half of Dancing Divaz who with his partner Nick Worthington notched up over 75 highly successful remixes including: The Original, Baby D, Prince, Louise, Queen and many more. They released "Kick up the Volume" on XL Records, which received massive club support.
Since then, Ian has worked under the guise of 'Quake' with DJ Rob Tissera, and where signed to FFRR. Their first single 'The Day Will Come' received huge club support and did well in the National charts.
They also had 3 tracks in the successful film ‘Human Traffic.’
,He is currently producing/ engineering and working on co projects with DJ’s Marc Leaf, Drew Scott, Rob Tissera ,Jamie Fisher, and many more
He has 20 years + experience in making dance music !
Ian’s own Artist name at the moment is Hollywood Hills ,
He has just recently won the Mark knight remix competition with Drew Scott (currently at 47 in Beatport Tech house chart )
He also has a new tune just out on Maquina by Hollywood Hills , Lick my Br*ss , followed shortly by ‘Tetra’