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Pikes Ibiza – Freddie Rocks Party

Back for it’s 9th summer, we see Freddie Rocks at Pikes as an annual party that truly puts the ‘fun’ in fundraising, as international and local DJs, Ibiza residents, holidaymakers and the entire Pikes family all come together to make a contribution to the foundation while honouring our late great hero in a way we believe would have made him break into that signature grin. If you didn’t already know, Pikes was the place where Freddie Mercury celebrated his wild and wonderful

Italian wedding

Italian Wedding DJ - This was a very multinational affair with the groom from Persia the bride from the Far East the venue in Italy at Castella di Petrata in the mountains overlooking Assisi  Add into the mix a DJ from the UK (me) drummer from Ibiza (Rocky) and a Sax player from Poland and an all international guest list it was a very cosmopolitan affair. The evening started with a Persian and Jewish music, moving onto middle of the

W-Fest in Belgium 80’s Synth Festival

80's Festival - I was really pleased to be asked to go out to Belgium and DJ at the W-Fest  It was a Synth Festival with some 80's classics and those that have been influenced by the music of that time. As you can see there where some pretty cool bands....... The Human League The Stranglers Alphaville She Wants Revenge Killing Joke Nik Kershaw The Blow Monkeys Johnny Hates Jazz China Crisis VNV Nation The Primitives Nitzer Ebb Apoptygma Berzerk

Festival Wedding

Festival Wedding - For a great set up in the Surrey Hills for a festival wedding, look no further than Westmead events  Set amongst beautiful meadows, with lake views and surrounded by mature trees and hedgerows, Westmead offers 11 acres of gorgeously private and picturesque land – a perfect venue for your tipi wedding. I worked with these guys on the most amazing wedding a few weeks back.       Happy People [Radio Edit]/Radi R. Kelly Amy Winehouse - Valerie (reggae version

London Rooftop Party for Fabric owner

London Rooftop Party - When the owner of Fabric asks you to do a private party, you know you are going to measured against the best in the industry, so the pressure is on. When you get feedback such from the client saying "Thanks for making it a cracking party, music was spot on, loads of neighbours round the area loved the tunes" and then from other attendees "Everyone loved the music" and "Amazing DJ" you know its gone well......

60’s and 70’s party

60's and 70's party - This brought back a few memories to the people attending the birthday party held in a beautiful surrey cottage last weekend. The client wrote to me the next day saying "We really enjoyed the music yesterday evening. A friend has written to say it was their first time on the dance floor in 10 years, so that can't be bad!"   Here are the tunes I played: Oh Lori Alessi Brothers Oh, Babe What Would

The Vaults – Putney Pies

The Vaults - Putney Pies, is one of my favourite venues in London. I am fortunate enough to play there every other month and am joined by the likes of Jon sa Trinxa, Howard Hill and Samir from Ibiza and the Hoxton Whores and Seb Fontaine in the UK. It really is a fun venue where people go for the music and atmosphere, plus ofcourse the lovely pies The crowd is made of of all ages and all types, its

Godmersham, Kent – wedding

Kent Wedding - When the owners of Godmersham in Kent wanted a DJ for their 300 sit-down wedding it was Spectrum Disco and Paul Linney that they chose to spin tunes into the early hours. This historic venue appears on the new English £10 note and was owned by Jane Austin's brother. There was a real mix of guests with very varied musical tastes so despite the numbers it was quite a hard gig. This is what the organiser said

Berkshire Wedding

Berkshire Wedding, last nights wedding at Cantley Hotel  was the third I had played at for this family. I was joined by the lovely Emma Sax from Leeds Emma is an energetic, up-and-coming female saxophonist with a passion for performing. With an honours degree in music, She is quickly making a name for herself within the industry. Excelling across multiple genres from classical to pop, soul, jazz and house music. Making her the perfect choice for any event. Her dynamic

Bali and Lombok

I got to play at several venues in Lombok and the Bali islands Gili Air recently. This was quite an experience and one that will stay with me forever. The people were amazing and despite the recent earthquake always had smiles on their faces. The gigs were all chilled sunset affairs and here is an example of the sort of thing I played. Stir It Up Bob Marley Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) Natty Bong Personal Jesus