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The Journey began for Drew Whittington (Better known as "Target") around the early ages of 13 When he was introduced to the sound of industrial music. Listening to groups like Sisters of Mercy, PWEI, Ministry, Front Line Assembly, Skinny Puppy. He found that the sound of music had a deeper
meaning and carried out experimenting with instruments such as the Guitar, Drums, Keyboards eventually the Turntables which started it all. Purchasing his first set of turntables at the age of 17, Target found something that he didn't need others to contribute with and could do solely on his
own.Drums, Vocals, Sounds all on the wheels of steel. He then followed the art of turntablism, sampling, cutting and scratching. Once his hand control and turntablism was ready, he ventured off into other musics that could be mixed with on the
turntables and found Drum & Bass fell right into place as he had been brought up on this music threw his highschool seniors.
After listening to 89.5 Prophecy show with Hosts DJ Marcus & Prime, the bug had been planted. Not to far after moving to Hamilton, Target had landed himself a job at a local Record Shop "Dr Disc" Which started it all. Doing ordering threw the Infamous "Fully Loaded Distribution" had met all the main heads circulating
the music in Ontario and all throughout Canada. Target had soon formed a group of talent locally with Co-Founder Enemee Emcee and ran a Jungle / Drum & Bass night here from clubs Fever & Home Nightclub bringing down talents from all over the World and gave him the chance to utilize his skills and keep the dance going.
The production aspects of Target's passion for Drum & Bass came very soon after the DJing portion had begun. Feeling the need to jump inside the belly of the beast and tell his musical story. Not too long after meeting up with DJ /
Producer Devize, Target had started up his Imprint Broken Recordings which Sold out in it's first week of sales featuring Devize & Three A's "Wrong Answer" and Target's "Relapse".Both being featured on 3D Mode's Mix CD "Under The Counter - Mixed by DJ Hazard.
DJing the circuit at this point, Target had met up with DJ Sumo and recorded a song entitled "Last Man Standing" which was released on Fatman D's "Biological Beats" Imprint along with Target's own "The Lights" which had it's rounds across the circuit on a worldwide scale.
He soon after released tracks "Stop The Clock" & "Beautiful You", which earned him his first invitation to perform in Europe. The following year, after a long studio break, Target had re-connected with DJ/Producer Ruffstuff who he had met while working at Dr. Disc
and at this point Ruffstuff had become the label manager for V Recordings sister label "Chronic" and took interest into Target's track "Heavy Duty" which soon
became a dancefloor anthem being played by just about everyone in the circuit. Heavy Duty found itself on the "Big, Bad & Heavy EP Vol 2" and the "Big, Bad & Heavy Vol 1 Mixed by DJ Ruffstuff & DJ Mosus". At this point, Target's levels
of production had been really showing in his depth of sounds and moods making hundreds of songs all relating to his moods. All of which had been getting Support from DJ's Grooverider, Nicky Blackmarket, Hazard,
Ruffstuff, Kenny Ken, Ash-A-Tack, Profile, Bryan Gee, TC, Connecta, Cabbie, Devize Capital J, Nicol, Mickey Finn, Stylee and the list goes on. Currently,
Target has currently re-launched Broken Recordings with Germany's Connecta & Estonia's DNK and released tracks "Really Nasty" by Connecta & DNK and "Jailtime" from Target. This is available on iTunes, Beatport, Trackitdown and all other Digital Music Shops.
2003 : Broken Recs 01 : Devize & Three A - Wrong Answer / Target - Relapse
2003 : 3D Mode CD1 : Under The Counter Vol 1 Mixed by DJ Hazard
2006 : Bio Beats 01 : Target - The Lights / Target Feat. Sumo - Last Man Standing
2006 : Raw Recs : Target - Stop The Clock / Beautiful You
2008 : Chronic Recs : Big, Bad & Heavy EP 2 - Cabbie - London Hoos / Target - Heavy Duty / Strider(Heist) - Feel No Way / Crytical Dub - Rude Bwoys
2008 : Chronic Presents : Big, Bad & Heavy Mixed by DJ Ruffstuff & DJ Mosus / Target - Heavy Duty
2010 : Nu Industry Recs : The Real G's Remix EP : Target Mix
2012 : Broken Recs 02 : Connecta & DNK - Really Nasty / Target - Jailtime