With over 17 years experience in radio and DJ work, Phil Marriott is an expert of his craft.
As well as holding the Head of Music position, Phil currently presents the evening show on Gaydio - the world’s biggest LGBT dance radio station. Phil’s vibrant radio career has seen him enjoy euphoric highlights, taking up interview opportunities with George Michael, Annie Lennox, Boy George and Cyndi Lauper.
During his time at GaydarRadio, he hosted the Main Stage at Manchester Pride, introducing acts and DJing to a crowd of thousands. He also hosted the weekly celebrity showcase, Secret Sundays at Profile in Soho, interviewing acts such as Beverley Knight and Nerina Pallot, before presenting a totally exclusive and intimate show.
Demonstrating his diverse professionalism and proving eclectic musical tastes, Phil had a successful run on Q Radio’s Moon Safari show in 2008, working for ex Top Of The Pops producer, Ric Blaxill.
In 2010, Phil was asked to support legendary international DJ, Tiesto at Victoria Park in London, playing the House Rules arena. Prior to that, Brighton-based producers Freemasons released their second album, Shakedown 2 with a triumphant launch party at London’s iconic Heaven, inviting Phil to support their DJ set plus performances from Katherine Ellis, Bailey Tzuke and Sophie Ellis-Bextor.
Phil’s DJ work has seen him travel internationally, promoting the two genres that he is most passionate about - driving vocal house and alternative-tinged electronica. He played on Sitges beach at the Poptronik Festival in 2012, and also at the 80’s celebration party in aid of MENCAP, Our Friends Acoustic at London’s Indig02 in 2010. His DJing skills have also been demanded by some of the most established and respected clubbing brands, including Fierce Angel, SupermartXe and Miami Calling where Phil played alongside Bimbo Jones frontman, Lee Dagger.
Challenging himself to the max, Phil took on the role of club promoter in the summer of 2012 when he launched his first night, Club i - a celebration of the best alternative and electronic music. Phil also has a history of engaging music journalism with Guy Spy, Splash and Footloose In London.
Phil's latest project sees him collaborating with top producer Rich B to remix single releases by Holly Johnson, Erasure, Florrie, Dave Aude and Dannii Minogue.