Brighton, Britain (UK)
Nick Hook began his DJ/producer career back in the early days of the house music revolution.
Since then Nick has produced over 130 tracks (including remixes) for many of the UK's best house music labels including FFRR, Whoop!, Distinctive, Whore House, Loaded, Dojo Music, React, Multiply, Om, Limbo, Renaissance, Phonetic, Axis Trax, AATW, Jeepers!, Stress and DMC under artist names such as First Life, Soundsource, Pleasure Box, Subterfuge, Hook and, of course, Nick Hook.
His many remix credits include artists such as The Grid, Gusto, Alex Neri, Hoxton Whores, Adamski, Katherine Ellis, Jay Kay, Sara Parker, OneWorld and Saint Etienne. And his productions have been remixed by such luminaries as Mike Monday, Hoxton Whores, Soul Mechanik, Jay Kay, Chris Fortier, Circulation, Rachel Ellektra, Dom Kane, James Harcourt, Tim Andresen, Stretch (Stretch & Vern), Dumb Dan and Lucien Foorte.
Nick has DJ'd extensively around the UK as well as overseas, where he has headlined at major clubs in Russia, Ukraine, Denmark, Poland, France, Germany, Ireland, Kazakhstan and Ibiza.
Nick was the promoter and resident DJ of two of London's most legendary house music clubs of the 1990s and 2000s: Loosen Up and Whoop It Up. Both clubs were at the forefront of the UK progressive scene and featured the biggest guest DJs of the day including Sasha, Jon Digweed, Seb Fontaine, Dave Seamen and Timo Maas.
Nick's label Jeepers! has gone from strength to strength since it's inception in 2007, with tracks and remixes from top artists including Stefano Noferini, Hoxton Whores, Jay Kay, Daz Bailey, Dumb Dan, Dan McKie, First Life, Full Blown, Nightstylers, Anton Neumark, Sonikross and Collider.
Nick's productions on Jeepers! and other labels continue to gain support from many of the world's best DJs, including Todd Terry, Roger Sanchez, Groove Armada, Shapeshifters, ATFC, Brandon Block, Funkagenda, Timo Garcia, Carl Kennedy, Peter Brown, Oliver Lang, Quentin Harris and many more.
Nick has a monthly radio show on RedSeaDance Radio (www.redseadanceradio.com).
For a full discography and a more in-depth biography, plus news on Nick's DJ gigs and more go to www.nickhook.com
Or check out news and info on Nick's label, Jeepers! Music, by going to www.jeepersmusic.co.uk