ROBIN BALL – BIOGRAPHY 2016Robin Ball is a dance music maverick. He’s been DJ’ing and putting on parties since the age of 14 in his own un-conformist style. He’s run independent record labels and a music distribution company, tutored unruly kids in the art of DJ’ing and run a 3 piece live dance music group.
At present he is most known for @memoryboxparties. Memory Box is a project that celebrates the influences of today’s electronic music scene encapsulating some of the most memorable moments in its time. A Memory Box party covers the history of electronic club music, hearing its origins from the legends and luminaries whilst exploring the influences the past has on today's music and how we shape the future. Previous guests have included Derrick Carter, Nighmares On Wax, Trevino, Leftfield, DJ Pierre, Luke Vibert, Greg Wilson, Egyptian Lover, Farley Jackmaster Funk, Phil Hartnoll (Orbital), A Guy Called Gerald (live), 808 State, Saytek (Live), Hardfloor, Mr C, Tyree Cooper, Darren Emerson, Tom Middleton, Pinch, Plastician, Altern-8, Fabio & Grooverider, Unique 3, Justin Robertson, Renegade Soundwave, Blapps Posse.....
Over the years as a DJ Robin has delivered his unique sound alongside a whole host of dance music’s stars. From luminaries Andrew Weatherall and Gilles Peterson to old-skool icons like Carl Cox, Sasha and Leftfield, through Detroit techno legends Kevin Saunderson and Stacey Pullen to UK drum & bass heroes Sub Focus and Dillinja and underground innovators Luke Slater and Underground Resistance.
From the UK through Europe all the way to Australia Robin has ripped dance floors apart with his unique forward-thinking style and mixing prowess.
Robin can also be found in the studio producing for his recently returned @Groove-pressure and forthcoming Memory Box labels.
Groovepressure is back by popular demand after a 13 year hiatus. Groovepressure was at the forefront of the scene back in the day, with support for its tech house, Chicago and Detroit styled releases coming in from big wigs like Laurent Garnier and Andrew Weatherall. Groovepressure in 2016 is about keeping these influences fresh whilst looking towards the future. Releases will include new music plus re-masters and remixes of sought-after Groovepressure classics.
Robin Ball - Discography
Robin Ball – Getting High EP – Magus, 1994
The Resonators - Look / Shuzzbuzz / Booma – Groovepressure, 1999
Robin Ball – Theme tune for ISL International Sports & Leisure LTD –Tv broadcast in over 100 countries between 2000 & 2005 for the tennis Masters Series.
The Rouge – Rockster – Groovepressure, 2003
Rob Pearson & Robin Ball –Don’t Put Up Wid Dat – Groove Pleasure, 2006
Rob Peasrson & Robin Ball – The Right Vibes – Evaisve, 2008
Robin Ball – Smokescreen / Atlas – Car Crash set, 2014
Robin Ball – Fionn / Velvet – Groovepressure 2016
The Resonators - Shuzzbuzz / Booma (Robin Ball mixes) – Groovepressure 2016