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ive always been into electronic music from as early as i can remember, listening to the early synth music from artists like depeche mode, kraftwerk, vangelis and jean michel jarre soon i began to have a fascination with synthesisers, thats where my addiction to techno started, while most of my friends were spinning on their heads listening to electro and break dance music through the mid to late eighties, i couldnt get enough of this new sound coming from america...house music, with its futuristic sounds and rhythms then the track that turned it all around for me appeared...phutures acid tracks...i was instantly addicted to the sound of the roland TB303 and acid house...that was me gone....lost in space to that little silver box!!! this lead me into the harder edge of dance music...techno...detroit the new sound of techno was the album that turned me on to the sound of technology communicating with man..way back in 1990 i got a job in a record shop in hartlepool , sounds and gear (thanks vin and jay!) there i could get access to the latest new music and i met some fantastic people, also i got the chance to play vinyl on decks all day and get paid for it! perfect! around the same time i discovered the impact that this new dance music was having on clubs, middlesbrough havana was the place to be at the time, rocking the nights away to mc lee and colin patterson, huey, unique 3, i started getting the confidence and the urge to dj myself, my first real gig was at the eclipse in stockton, an illegal sweat box of a club where i played a mix of belgian ttechno and harder edged house and acid...again met some fantastic people there, from there i went on to dj all over the uk and into europe, from venues like illegal warehouses (with tribe of munt) in hackney , the arena middlesbrough,to the hacienda in manchester, and the new years festival in genoa italy 1999 (to 30000 people!).
on the production side my studio has grew steadily and evolved into what i need to produce my music, currently im producing acid, techno, tech house and experimenting with other electronica such as dubstep,dub electro and IDM, witchouse and gravewave basically anything synth related :) im also partnering Ben Deviant in running vector rhythm uk, a vehicle for techno and its hybrid off shoots, encompassing a soon to come regular radio slot on techno FM and a digital label...i also play live sets mainly acid and techno and im experimenting with witch house and gravewave ill post some tracks here soon...some old and some new....hope u enjoy....KEEP IT ACID!