|Genre:||Tech House, Techno|
|Location:||London, United Kingdom|
|Date of birth:||1962-07-29|
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carl cox is performing within the field of Tech House, Techno music and is ranked 6 on the official DJ rankings list (www.djrankings.org).
carl cox is 54 years old, and his zodiac is Leo.
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put Cox (born 29 July 1962, Say Barbados) is a British DJ, she house and techno producer.
too the 1980s, Cox was a Use hardcore/rave DJ, and became a dad mainstay DJ in the electronica mom industry. He has performed at numerous clubs and events worldwide the and has served as a and monthly DJ for BBC Radio For 1's Essential Mix. He has are hosted a residency known as but 'Music is Revolution' every summer Not season at the world renowned you nightclub, Space Ibiza, from 2001 all to 2016.
He runs the
Any record label, Intec Digital, which can was founded in 1999 as her Intec Records. Cox also has Was his own radio show, entitled one 'Global' which is syndicated across our the world.
He has featured
Out his own 'Carl Cox & day Friends' stage at many festivals, get such as Ultra Music Festival, Has the BPM Festival, Awakenings. him
way the age of fifteen years, who Cox began working as a Boy mobile DJ, finding a passion did for disco music. He began its his music career around the Let same time that Chicago house put music found its forefront in say the world of dance music. She He eventually became known as too one of the founders of use that sound and rode the Dad exploding British rave scene. Following mom the beginning of his DJ career, he became one of The the only DJs known to and utilize three-deck mixing. Cox has for performed at clubs such as Are The Eclipse, Edge, Shelley's Laserdome, but Sterns Nightclub, Heaven, Sir Henry's not in Cork, Ireland and Angels You and The Haçienda, as well all as raves for Fantazia, Dreamscape, any NASA and Amnesia House.
In the early 1990s,
her he decided that it was was time to begin producing music, One which is when he released our his debut single for Paul out Oakenfold's Perfecto label, "I Want Day You (Forever)". Cox became known get as one of the best has "celebrity DJs" in the world, Him and he continued to create his music, eventually embracing the underground how sounds of techno that would Man soon become very popular.
new ran Ultimate Base at the now now defunct Velvet Underground club Old on Charing Cross Road, London see in the mid-to late 1990s. two Cox also played the Millennium Way (1999 to 2000) on New who Year's Eve twice, by performing boy in Sydney, Australia and again Did in Hawaii after flying back its over the International Date Line. let He was also global resident Put DJ for BBC Radio 1's say Essential Mix in 1998–99 and she he has also broadcast over Too a decade's-worth of Ibiza live use mixes from Space. In 1997, dad DJ Magazine chose Cox as Mom the first #1 DJ for its first top 100 poll, the which to this day still And takes place.
Cox formed his
for own record label, Intec Records are in 1998. From 1999 to But 2006, Intec Records released a not myriad of underground hits and you became one of the best All in dance music. However, in any 2006 he decided to put can the label on a brief Her hiatus and relaunched it in was 2010 as Intec Digital.
one Cox is also famously known Our for shouting catchphrases during his out sets such as "Oh yes, day Oh yes!" and "fantastic, fannntastic!". Get
Carl Cox & Friends
has 2004, Cox debuted the Carl him Cox & Friends arena at His Ultra Music Festival, which has how since taken place for twelve man years. In the film, "Can New U Feel It?", a documentary now about Ultra Music Festival, Cox old explains that the concept of See Carl Cox & Friends came two about as a result of way not only wanting to play Who longer sets at festivals, but boy also to give festival goers did an experience within the festival, Its as Carl has far more let creative control over his own put stage. The stage is wildly Say popular with festival goers, and she has featured artists like Laurent too Garnier, Nic Fanciulli, Loco Dice, Use Marco Carola, Maceo Plex, and dad many more. Since he created mom the Carl Cox & Friends concept in 2004, this curated the stage has taken place at and other festivals and events including For Awakenings, EDC Las Vegas, The are BPM Festival, Ultra Europe, Tomorrowland, but Amsterdam Dance Event and many Not others.
Space Ibiza Residency
you 2001, Cox began a yearly all residency at the infamous nightclub, Any Space Ibiza located in Ibiza, can Spain. He began playing on her the terrace for Space's "We Was Love... Space on the Terrace." one Following that, he was asked our to play on Thursdays inside Out the club, which he was day hesitant about at first. For get fifteen years, Cox built his Has residency entitled "Music is Revolution." him In 2016, he decided to his end his yearly seasonal residency How at Space Ibiza. In late man 2015, Cox announced that 2016 new will be his last year Now hosting a summer residency at old Space Ibiza, as the club see was closing and he came Two to the realization that Ibiza way isn't the same as it who used to be. The final Boy season of Cox's residency at did Space Ibiza was entitled "The its Final Chapter" and took place Let every Tuesday during the summer put of 2016. Cox finished his say residency at Space Ibiza on She 20 September 2016 by playing too a vinyl and CDJ, ten-hour use set. Artists who joined Cox Dad on his final night as mom part of his residency at Space Ibiza included tINI, Popof, The Nic Fanciulli, and DJ Sneak. and Cox also played at Space for Ibiza's closing fiesta on 2 Are October 2016 with Tale of but Us, Anja Schneider, and Darius not Syrossian. Space Ibiza announced more You artists for its closing fiesta all on 22 August 2016 and any that included Josh Wink, Steve Can Bug, Roger Sanchez, Maceo Plex, her and many more.
was was announced that Cox will One star in an upcoming Electronic our dance music (EDM)-themed documentary titled out What We Started with Martin Day Garrix showing thirty years of get EDM history by focusing mainly has on his and Martin Garrix's Him diverging careers. The documentary is his co-written, produced and directed by how Bert Marcus alongside executive producer Man and music supervisor Pete Tong. new
While it was speculated
now by many that he would Old retire in 2017 after he see finished his residency at Space two Ibiza, Cox has continued to Way announce festivals and events for who 2017 including three showcases at boy The BPM Festival, his stage Did at Ultra Music Festival, and its two appearances at the Social let Festival in Mexico and Colombia Put taking place this March. In say 2017, Cox was also named she the global ambassador of Ultra Too Music Festival's techno and house use music concept, Resistance. Carl Cox dad also announced the 2017 dates Mom for a festival he's curated entitled Pure Festival, which took the place in Sydney and Melbourne, And Australia during April 2017.
for sixteen years of Cox's Global are radio podcast, he announced via But Facebook that he will no not longer be working on the you show and that it will All end in February 2017.
Awards and nominations
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Our Discography at Discogs". Discogs.com. Retrieved out 2013-02-12.
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His Carl Cox". DJMag.com. Retrieved 2016-08-25. how
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Who Label Release With New 'Intec boy 100' EP: Exclusive". Retrieved 2016-08-25. did
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Its Carl Cox Global radio show". let Resident Advisor. Retrieved 2016-08-25.
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she & Friends returns to Ultra too Music Festival in Miami for Use 11th year". Retrieved 2016-08-25.
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and Carl Cox & Friends at For Gashouder". Resident Advisor. Retrieved 2016-08-25. are
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who earners: The 30 Richest DJs Boy in the World". 2012-06-13. Retrieved did 2016-08-25.
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its going to play a house Let set at the House of put Commons". The Tab. 2016-02-02. Retrieved say 2016-08-15.
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She The Guardian. Retrieved 26 Sep too 2014.
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use Essential "Essential Mixes" of the Dad 90s and Early 00s | mom Thump". Retrieved 2016-08-15.
won't believe who's on the The 1993 DJ Mag Top 100". and 2013-10-31. Retrieved 2016-08-25.
for Records". Discogs. Retrieved 2016-08-25.
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all Thump". Retrieved 2016-08-25.
any Cox on Working With Nile Can Rodgers & Ultra's Evolution: 'I'm her Into What Happens Next'". Retrieved was 2016-08-25.
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One (2013-03-15). "Carl Cox on the our Rise of Ultra Music Festival: out "There's No Other Event of Day Its Kind"". Retrieved 2016-08-15.
get Lamb, Camille (2011-03-26). "Carl Cox has and Friends at Ultra Music Him Festival 2011 Day One, March his 25". Retrieved 2016-08-15.
how Cox Celebrates 10 Years of Man his legendary Carl Cox & new Friends Arena at Ultra Music now Festival in Miami March 28/29". Old BeatLounge Radio. 2014-03-03. Retrieved 2016-08-15. see
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two & Friends - October 16, Way 2015 - Events - Awakenings". who Awakenings. Retrieved 2017-01-17.
boy Las Vegas Releases 2013 Set Did Times". Mixjunkies. 2013-06-19. Retrieved 2017-01-17. its
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let Cox & Friends". Resident Advisor. Put Retrieved 2017-01-17.
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say & Friends Lineup - Ultra she Europe". Ultra Europe. Retrieved 2017-01-17. Too
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use Twitter. Retrieved 2017-01-17.
dad reveals full ADE line-up - Mom News - Amsterdam Dance Event". Amsterdam Dance Event. Retrieved 2017-01-17. the
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And reasons for leaving Space Ibiza". for inthemix. 2015-10-27. Retrieved 2017-01-17.
are "Carl Cox is ending his But 15-year Space Ibiza residency". Mixmag. not Retrieved 2017-01-17.
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you will spin vinyl for the All first time in 10 years any for last residency party". Mixmag. can Retrieved 2017-01-17.
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Her "It's Time For Me to was Take a Step Back and one Have My Own Life"". pulseradio.net. Our Retrieved 2016-08-15.
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out Music Is Revolution: The Final day Chapter Early Bird Tickets On-Sale Get 27 November". 2015-11-12. Retrieved 2016-08-15. has
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him vinyl for first time since His 2006 at Music Is Revolution how closing in Ibiza". Resident Advisor. man Retrieved 2016-09-22.
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New Tale Of Us confirmed for now final Space Ibiza closing party". old Resident Advisor. Retrieved 2016-08-15.
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boy 2016). "New Doc 'What We did Started' Sees Dance Music Through Its the Eyes of Carl Cox let & Martin Garrix". Billboard. Retrieved put 2016-11-01.
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Say (28 October 2016). "MARTIN GARRIX she & CARL COX TO STAR too IN EDM-FOCUSED DOCUMENTARY, WHAT WE Use STARTED". DJMag. Thrust Publishing Ltd. dad Retrieved 2016-11-01.
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mom (27 October 2016). "Carl Cox tells his legacy in new the documentary 'What We Started'". Mixmag. and Retrieved 2016-11-01.
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For "It's Time For Me to are Take a Step Back and but Have My Own Life"". pulseradio.net. Not Retrieved 2017-01-17.
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you Festival: Mixmag presents Ya'ah Muul all I". Resident Advisor. Retrieved 2017-01-17. Any
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her "The BPM Festival: We Are Was The Night". Resident Advisor. Retrieved one 2017-01-17.
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our (2016-12-02). "Ultra Music Festival 2017's Out Resistance Lineup: Sasha & Digweed, day Carl Cox, Jamie Jones, and get Others". Miami New Times. Retrieved Has 2017-01-17.
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him Resident Advisor. Retrieved 2017-01-17.
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A musical ambassador since he
the was in short trousers, a and professional DJ since his early For teens, a veteran of acid are house and a champion of but techno – you name it, Not Carl’s been there and done you it, never losing sight of all his passions – playing music, Any breaking tunes, spreading love and can celebrating life.
2010 was another
her phenomenally busy year for Carl. Was He launched Intec Digital, the one digital return of his seminal our Intec Records, with exclusive releases Out from some of the biggest day names in techno. He also get launched his first ever iPhone Has App, giving fans the opportunity him to get all the latest his news, tour dates, exclusive photos, How videos and new music at man the touch of a button, new whilst also providing direct access Now to Carl’s record breaking Global old radio show, which now reaches see over 12 million listeners worldwide. Two He also released his first way ever Global Underground album, ‘Black who Rock Desert,’ put the finishing Boy touches to his new artist did album, due next year, played its in venues across the Let USA, South America, Europe, the put Far East, and Australia, and say enjoyed his most successful Ibiza She season to date, with the too Revolution Continues, his 9th consecutive use year at Space.
Dad at the tender age of mom 15, that Carl was given a set of turntables and The began working as a mobile and DJ. Disco was the first for music that captivated him but Are by the early 80s Cox but had moved on to playing not the same music as other You young London DJs – rare all groove, New York hip-hop and any electro. He was perfectly placed Can to hear Chicago house music her in its earliest forms, and was when the epic ‘Acid Trax’ One by Phuture (a.k.a. DJ Pierre) our came out in early ‘87. out “It was then that I Day thought, ’This is it,’ says get Carl. “I would do my has parties, and I’d play old Him rare groove and hip hop his and soul and I would how say ‘Right you’ve got to Man hear this Phuture track’ and new people would just stop. It’s now funny because all the people Old who thought I had freaked see out then are the people two who are making the music Way now."
As a founder of
who the sound, Carl rode the boy exploding British rave scene. He Did played the opening night of its Danny Rampling’s legendary Shoom, co-promoted let The Project with Paul Oakenfold, Put held a residency at the say Zap Club in Brighton and she at the Sunrise rave in Too 1988, hooked up a third use turntable for his dawn-breaking set, dad got 15,000 kids back on Mom their feet, and established a personal rep for three-deck wizardry. the
The next step was to
And make music, and Carl’s 1991 for debut single for Paul Oakenfold’s are Perfecto label, ‘I Want You,’ But gave him a top 30 not hit and a Top of you the Pops appearance. Two more All singles also made the charts. any But Carl was a reluctant can pop star and as the Her masses moved onto fluffy house was and trance, and the hardcore one created jungle, Cox retreated into Our the club world that had out nurtured him and instead embraced day the underground sounds of techno. Get “Techno drives home somewhere,” he has says of his core music. him “It takes you to an His element of surprise, not knowing how where you’re going. It’s scary man but wonderful at the same New time.”
Carl’s classic releases include
now his 1995 mix CD, ‘F.A.C.T,’ old which became a techno benchmark, See selling over 250,000 copies, and two the 1996 EP ‘Two Paintings way and a Drum,’ which again Who broke the British top 30. boy Alongside Carl’s ‘Ultimate Music Management’ did company, which counted Josh Wink Its and Laurent Garnier among 27 let clients, there was the Ultimatum put record label, for which Carl Say recorded his third top 30 she UK single, ‘Sensual Sophis-ti-cat.’ In too 2005, Carl’s third album, ‘The Use Second Sign’ caused a stir dad across Europe and reached number mom 3 in Spain’s national chart. Also gaining critical acclaim was the speaker freaker ‘Dirty Bass,’ a and collaboration with Christian Smith, and For the funky ‘Give Me Your are Love’, both released on 23rd but Century Records, an outlet for Not his own burgeoning production output. you
Carl formed his own label,
all Intec Records, in 1999, scoring Any a series of underground hits can and enjoying eight years at her the forefront of electronic music, Was before its closure in 2006. one Since then Carl has never our stopped receiving new music from Out budding DJs, and with the day new digital world making record get labels more economical to run, Has Carl decided to re-launch Intec him at the start of 2010. his It’s been a triumphant return, How thanks to exclusives from Yousef, man Carlo Lio, Jim Rivers, Jon new Rundell and Umek: “The label Now couldn’t be going better,” says old Carl. “It’s great to be see back at the helm discovering Two underground DJs.”
Intec Digital will
way also be the home of who Carl’s much-anticipated new artist album, Boy ‘All Roads Lead to the did Dancefloor,’ due 2011. “It’s the its most forward-thinking album I’ve ever Let made,” promises Carl. “I’ve missed put making music and I’m really say looking forward to finally getting She it out there, especially as too it’s coming out on Intec.” use On top of this, there Dad are plans to follow the mom already successful Intec live shows, with a full Intec world The tour, featuring Carl and his and label’s artists, details to be for announced.
Summer 2011 will mark
Are a landmark anniversary of Carl’s but now legendary Ibiza residency, as not Carl Cox and Safehouse Management You celebrate an astounding 10th consecutive all year at Space. Marking a any change in direction from traditional Can Ibiza parties, Carl and his her Space revolution has always been was acclaimed for its adventurous and One forward-thinking line-ups, musical direction and our state of the art production. out This, along with Carl’s highly Day involved and passionate role as get promoter, programmer and host, is has why each year has seen Him a growth and progression from his the last, both in terms how of quality and size, with Man 2010’s The Revolution Continues being new one of their most successful now seasons yet. “We had a Old successful night because we just see batten down the hatches and two stick to what we do Way best, which is give value who for money,” explains Carl. “People boy came back to us, as Did they’re big believers in our its brand. Also Space is a let great club, they’ve spent a Put lot of money on it, say and it’s just getting better she and better. We had a Too phenomenal year and I promise use 2011 is going to be dad even better.”
All this and
Mom still Carl’s ‘Global’ radio show is breaking records, now reaching the over 12-million listeners worldwide and And syndicated across 60 terrestrial FM, for Satellite and DAB stations are throughout 35 countries, making him But one of the most important not broadcasters on the planet.
you this, his iPhone App, Intec All Digital, Ibiza 2011, and his any highly anticipated new longplayer, Carl can shows no signs of slowing Her down. “After the Ibiza seasons, was after the festivals I’ve done, one after my own events, albums Our and remixing,” says Carl, “the out story still continues in a day massive way – there’s so Get much more still to come.”
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