James Burton is a DJ/ producer based in Darlington UK, over the last three years James has been crafting his sound from scratch and has gone from strength to strength in that very short time.
He takes influences from some of the scenes heavy-hitters but his multi genre sets blend seamlessly from tech house, house to techno, progressive house and even disco and funk being thrown into the mix.
While Burton comes from a close knit circle of internationally renowned artists such as Richy Ahmed, Patrick Topping, Skream, Solardo and Jackmaster, James has created a sound that is his own, taking inspiration from the frequencies heard in the clubs of Ibiza and festivals around the world.
Burton's expansion of his own brand, Music Matters, is unprecedented and rarely seen after such a short time, his hard work ethic, passion and talent has translated into support for his music from the World’s biggest Dj's with the likes of Skream, Solardo, Richy Ahmed, Patrick Topping, Annie Mac, Camelphat, Eli Brown, Mayson Maynard, Fatboy Slim, My Nu Leng, Groove Armada, Rudimental, Monki, Danny Howard, Serge Devant, Cuartero, Jansons, Nic Fanculli, Joris Voorn, Don Rimini, Mark Jenkyns, , Russ Yallop, Pirate Copy, Artkial and many more all can be herd pumping out Burty's tunes.
His talent for production see's him having released 4 EP's on Skream's OF Unsound Mind label, the first of which being exclusively radio premiered by Annie Mac on her BBC Radio 1 show. James also has releases with massive international brands DoNotSleep and Kaluki Music as well as reputable labels such as New Violence Records, Kulture and Shanghaied, Most recently James has released a Sterling Debut EP on Richy Ahmed's 432 Imprint including a massive remix from house legend Dennis Ferrer, there is No doubt this is just the start with further big signings to come and after two successful seasons in ibiza playing clubs such as Eden, Sankeys, Ibiza Rocks and DC-10 all under his belt James Burton could be one of the scenes future stars.
James Burton’s tracks