I’ve just released my latest EP on ABAGA Records: Tactus – Detached EP.
It features 4 tracks, two of which I made with MAKO. It’s had a great reception so far, with plays on SUB FM and BBC Radio 1, and had been included at Library UK. You can download it for ‘name your price’ download at http://bit.ly/ABAGAFREE018 Continue reading →
It was great to play on my favourite radio station. Managed to fit in some house, dubstep, juke and drum’n’bass amongst others, with a few first plays of some of my new tracks. Big thanks to Ashtech for inviting me to do this!
Download as part of the free compilation >HERE<
This album features a whole range of artists and bands, many of whom have featured on Mark Whitby’s Dandelion Radio and others who will no doubt do so in the future. All of them deserve to be heard by a wider audience and hopefully this release will go some way towards achieving that. Continue reading →
I’ve been playing live back-to-back sets with Morphamish, and we’ve decided to record two of them. They are improvised mixes using 2 laptops running Ableton Live with 2 MIDI controllers, in a combination of DJing, looping, FX and pattern play. Here’s another one we recorded at 140bpm: Continue reading →
Profisee just put up my remix of his track “Take My Hand” (original produced by Sharkz). Had fun makin the track, I hope you like it. Profisee’s latest album “From All Angles” includes the original version of this track. Listen and download from: iTunes – Beatport – Boomkat
I was recently interviewed for San Diego based radio show Solipsistic Nation and Stirling based Air3 Radio. The first interview covers my approach to music and running ABAGA Records, and the accompanying hour long mix showcases ABAGA Records releases and my own unreleased tracks. More information can be found here. Continue reading →
I’ll be speaking at the Glasgow leg of the MOBO tour this weekend. The workshop will be about how important label backing is these days and if the DIY approach is a better option for some artists. I’ll talk a bit about how I put my label together, etc. Should be interesting, and Ras Kwame, Profisee, Muslim Alim (BBC Radio 1), Capitol 1212 and a lot more industry types will be there. More info at www.smia.org.uk/mobotourContinue reading →
ABAGA Records will be releasing Profisee’s ‘Hold Up EP’ on February 20th with the original produced by Starkey, and contains a remix by myself, MAKO and The Setup. To celebrate, we will be having a launch party at Edinburgh club night Coalition in Sneaky Pete’s on Sunday, February 19th. Continue reading →
I have organized part of a campaign to help save the BBC Introducing In Scotland show on Radio 1. The BBC are restructuring and are cutting a weekly 2 hour show that showcases Scottish talent. I have organized a compilation album, club nights, and petitions amongst other things to help save the show, and the issue has been brought up in Westminster (at 2:01:13) and The Scottish Parliament, backed by the SNP and Cabinet Secretary. Continue reading →