Dj Roast Beatz
Roast Beatz…It’s in the name. Whether on the turntables, or on production it’s getting cooked!
A multi-genre DJ who concentrates on more than just beat matching and looking fancy. Bringing Hip Hop, Turntablism, Funk, Funky breaks and Mash-ups to crowds all over the globe, it’s a name that’s amplifying through the ranks!! With a DJ career spanning over 14 years Roast Beatz has had considerable experience rocking crowds. From Dj'ing in clubs before he was old enough to be in them, Roast has perfected the art of rocking a crowd, while successfully seasoning the set with cuts, scratches and doubles. Some of the acts he has been lucky to share stages with can be seen below:
Redman and Method man, Immortal Technique, GZA, Foreign Beggars, Stig Of The Dump, Verb T, Jehst, Ice T, Tim Westwood, Afrika Bambatta, Ugly Duckling, Klashnekoff, Rodney P and Skitz, DJ Semtex and more recently Ed Solo, A Skillz, Dead Prez, Mr Thing and Essa, A Tribe Called Red, Mark Rae, DJ Woody, Chase and Status, Rizzle Kicks, Krafty Kuts, DJ at War, Jaguar Skills and Professor Green.
Radio appearances and guest mixes: Charlie Sloth 1Xtra, Upraw magazine, Mistajam 1Xtra, Kane fm, Brap FM, Itch FM, HHB radio.
Record labels released on: Break beat paradise, Riddim fruit, Fish legs records, Rocstar records, Booty Fruit, Boogie Boutique, Higher heights,
Venues: Shepherds Bush Arena London, Club Mix China, Club Aftershave Austria, Boombox stage Boomtown, Coronet London, Jazz Café London, Electric ballroom London, 02 arena Bournemouth, Fire station Bournemouth, Ku Kui, Smokin Aces, 60 Million Postcards, Orange Rooms, Soul Cellar, Koola Newquay, Event 2 Brighton and many more…
He's just finished his sophomore album that features the talents of: Action Bronson, Jehst, Dizzy Dustin, Mystro aka Mysdiggi, Koaste, Manic (Freefall Collective), Dr Syntax, Gob Shite, Kylie Earl and Rider Shafique, all bubbling on a bed of uptempo funky breaks, some where between, Boom Bap, Reggae, Nu Funk and Turntablism.
He's also produced two tracks for Dabbla's (LDZ, Problem Child, Dead Presidents) solo album, remixed The Baker Brothers New way of thinking track, laced cuts for Ghostface killa, Ill Bill, Ruste juxxe, Phoenix da icefire, M9 and worked with Charlie Sloth, Stig of the dump, Rtkal, Genesis Ellijah, Rewd Adams, Iron Braydz, Brad Strutt and Ramson Badbonez to name a few!
Totalling five figures on Soundcloud, You Tube, several number 1’s on Juno download, Roast Beatz is only just getting started. With 3 Ep’s, an album, numerous features, remixes for Tom Showtime, Baker Brothers, Cut La Roc, Mr Bristow and now the official Ghetto Funk podcast DJ and host, the futures looking bright for this DJ / producer / Promoter / Burrito and Sneaker addict. Catch him in a town near you soon.