When Grenadian born DJ and Producer Pat Bedeau performs a set, he brings a blazing upbeat mix of soulful house, that reflects the many diverse influences from his rich musical background of Soul, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Funk, Reggae & Rare Grooves.
Growing up in Milton Keynes, Pat was first introduced to House music through the M25 raves during the late eighties that included Sunrise, Energy, Back to the Future and Raindance parties’ to name just a few, which over a period of time in Pat’s life, made him into a ‘House Head!’.
Now one of the modern breed of DJ/Producers, Pat has stamped his imprint in clubs across the UK, Amsterdam, Miami, Mumbai, Prague, Madrid, Philadelphia, Baltimore & Ibiza. Pat has played alongside stalwart DJ’s that include King Britt, Mr C, Neil Pierce, Seb Fontaine, Phil Asher, Andy Ward, Wookie, Sean McCabe, Miguel Miggs, Booker T, Deep City Soul, DJ Romain, Atjazz and Graeme Park.
On the production side Pat has worked with producers and artists from around the globe. He worked with Steve Gurley, one of the legendary Garage and dub step producers who he had met in the early eighties to produce uplifting tracks Affection and Just Can’t Wait featuring Chanel (My Life, Dance and If You Love Me). Along side of DJ Romain from New York and Alex Toms he has formed the production team the Trak Godz. Having built his own production studio Pat is currently creating his soulful brew of beats & rhythms for his imprint Strictly Music. For more info visit www.strictlymusic.co.uk.
Pat has his hand in many pots, his independent record label is going from strength to strength receiving radio play from key radio shows and taste makers which are on many top DJ’s playlists. Featuring artists Natasha Watts, Rainy Payne, Chanel, Guy Robin, South African Duo Alpha & Olmega, Simon ‘Schoolboy’ Phillips, Doc Link and many more.
For more info visit www.patbedeau.com
by Pat Bedeau