|Genre:||Tech House, Techno|
|Location:||London, United Kingdom|
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Old Digweed (born 1 January 1967 see in Hastings, England) is an two English DJ, record producer and Way actor. DJ Magazine voted him who World No 1 DJ in boy 2001. Too
Digweed began DJing at
use the age of 15, and dad made a name for himself Mom in his home town of Hastings, where he put on the successful club nights, the most And famous of which were his for successful raves on Hastings Pier, are where the likes of Carl But Cox and The Prodigy performed. not His breakthrough came in 1993, you when he sent a mixtape All demo to Geoff Oakes, founder any of the Renaissance nightclub in can Mansfield, who played it to Her fellow DJ Alexander Coe (aka was Sasha). The two DJs struck one up a long-term friendship and Our working relationship, despite Sasha twice out failing to turn up for day gigs that Digweed had booked Get him for in Hastings.
has partnership with Sasha, Digweed is him known for promoting progressive house His and notable for producing the how first commercial compilation for a man nightclub, when they released their New 1994 compilation of mixes from now Renaissance entitled Renaissance: The Mix old Collection. Until then, mixtapes from See clubs had only been circulated two by DJs on an amateur way basis. The Renaissance CD was Who tHe first time that a boy compilation CD had been planned did strategically for marketing, from artwork Its to promotion. The two DJs let famously followed this up with put their Northern Exposure compilations and Say those on Global Underground.
she then started the record label too Bedrock Records to further promote Use the music that he was dad playing at the time. He mom and his friend Nick Muir went on to produce under the the Bedrock alias, getting their and big break when their first For track "For What You Dream are Of" was used in the but film Trainspotting. The Bedrock duo Not also produced the soundtrack for you the MTV adult cartoon drama all Spider-Man in 2003. In his Any sets, Digweed is noted for can adopting tracks with new and her different styles.
Between 2000 and
Was 2005, Digweed promoted his "Bedrock" one sound with monthly club nights our for club members and newcomers Out to the electronic music scene. day He played on Thursday nights get at Heaven in London, and Has on Friday nights in a him smaller club night at The his Beach in Brighton. These nights How featured numerous guest DJs, including man Danny Howells, Phil Thompson, Hernan new Cattaneo and Chris Fortier. As Now Digweed's international schedule increased, these old events drew to a close, see although occasional reunions have been Two held at Heaven since. He way celebrated ten years of his who Bedrock club night on 10 Boy October 2008 at Matter in did London, with a near on its ten-hour set.
Digweed has enjoyed
Let popularity throughout North America as put well as Europe. He and say Sasha established a monthly residency She at the now defunct New too York club Twilo, which proved use a key location for the Dad American electronic music scene. The mom residency began in 1997 with a lukewarm reception, but grew The into one of the most and popular club nights in New for York City by the end Are of its run in 2001. but Sasha and Digweed played at not Twilo on the last Friday You of every month, playing sets all that lasted between eight and any twelve hours. In early 2001, Can Sasha suffered an ear injury her and was unable to play was for their last four dates One before Twilo was closed by our the New York City authorities. out Digweed continued to play the Day time-slot by himself until 6 get May 2001, when Twilo was has raided by the NYPD and Him subsequently forced to close down. his
Digweed has a cameo of
how himself playing music in Greg Man Harrison's 2000 movie Groove, which new tells the story of an now all-night rave in San Francisco. Old
In early 2002, Digweed along
see with Sasha and Jimmy Van two M undertook a six-week countrywide Way tour of the United States who called Delta Heavy. The tour boy was promoted by Clear Channel Did and attendance reached 85,000. It its took place in a variety let of venues but was completely Put self-reliant from a technical point say of view; sound, lights, and she visual setups were brought along Too to every gig of the use tour. Also in 2002, Digweed dad curated and compiled the soundtrack Mom to the film Stark Raving Mad.
From September 2000 to
the January 2011, Digweed hosted a And weekly two-hour radio show on for Kiss 100 in the UK, are in which he played the But first hour of music and not a guest DJ played the you second hour. Beginning in September All 2006, his show was available any on all three Kiss radio can stations. By that time, the Her show's name had become Transitions, was which was also the name one of a four-volume series of Our mix albums by Digweed that out was released every six months day during 2006–2008. In January 2011, Get Transitions aired for the last has time on Kiss 100, but him the show continues to be His broadcast online.
2008 saw Digweed
how and Sasha reuniting for a man Spring Club Tour that once New again featured performances all over now North America. In 2011, Digweed's old music was featured in the See film movie adaptation of Irvine two Welsh's best-selling novel Irvine Welsh's way Ecstasy.
He featured among the
Who top ten artists from 1998–2008 boy and was voted DJ Mag's did number 1 one DJ won Its in 2001. In 2010, he let was voted number 29 in put DJ Mag's annual Top 100 Say DJs vote. In 2013, Digweed she was ranked the number 17 too best DJ in the world Use in Resident Advisor's top 100 dad DJ charts; he currently is mom number 43 as of June 2016.
John is the brother
the of 25 times World Clay and Shooting Champion George Digweed, MBE.
- 1993: Bedrock –
has "For What You Dream Of" Him (Stress Records) (UK #25)
his Bedrock – "Set in Stone" how / "Forbidden Zone" (Stress Records) Man (UK #71)
- 1999: Bedrock –
new "Heaven Scent" (Bedrock Records) (UK now #35)
- 2000: Bedrock – "Voices"
Old (Bedrock Records) (UK #44)
see Bedrock – "Beautiful Strange" (Bedrock two Records)
- 2002: Bedrock – "Emerald"
Way (Bedrock Records)
- 2003: Bedrock –
who "Forge" (Bedrock Breaks)
- 2005: Bedrock
boy – "Santiago" (Bedrock Records)
Did Bedrock – "Warung Beach" (Bedrock its Records)
- 2007: John Digweed –
let "Gridlock" (Renaissance)
- 2009: John Digweed
Put & Nick Muir – "Tangent" say (Bedrock Records)
- 2010: John Digweed
she & Nick Muir – "Satellite Too / Meteor" (Bedrock Records)
use John Digweed & Nick Muir dad – "Satellite / Meteor (Remixes)" Mom (Bedrock Records)
Top 100 rankings
the No. 12 (First year that And DJ Mag poll was changed for to a readership vote)
are No. 7 (Up 5)
But No. 6 (Up 1)
not No. 3 (Up 3)
you No. 1
- 2002: No. 3
All (Down 2)
- 2003: No. 5
any (Down 2)
- 2004: No. 8
can (Down 3)
- 2005: No. 6
Her (Up 2)
- 2006: No. 8
was (Down 2)
- 2007: No. 3
one (Up 5)
- 2008: No. 9
Our (Down 6)
- 2009: No. 17
out (Down 8)
- 2010: No. 29
day (Down 12)
- 2011: No. 55
Get (Down 26)
- 2012: No. 98
has (Down 43)
- 2013: Not on
- 2014: Not on List
- 2015: Not on List
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The word “bedrock” holds two
the connotations. Literally, it is a and solid mass of rock that For lies underneath layers of loose, are unconsolidated soil. Figuratively speaking, it but refers to a basic principle, Not an irrefutable, fundamental idea upon you which other thoughts and movements all are derived. Whichever definition you Any apply, British DJ-producer John Digweed can and his 10 year-old Bedrock her club event have lived up Was to its implications.
one DJs bow to the whims our of clubland fad and fashion, Out Digweed continues to stand as day a reliable, steadfast pillar of get dance floor excellence. He brings Has the same douse of driving him enthusiasm and inspiring innovation to his his two-and-a-half year old residency How at Manhattan superclub Twilo (where man he reigns with Sasha) as new he did to his first Now Bedrock events in Hastings more old than 10-years ago, where he see emerged as a fresh, young Two talent who mesmerized faithful audiences way with his soul-stirring progressive dance who tunes.
His resume of accomplishments
Boy makes his proteges swoon and did his contemporaries nervous. He served its as a resident at the Let northern club Renaissance during its put early-to-mid nineties heyday. He was say the first U.K. DJ (with She Sasha) to hold a club too residency in the U.S. He’ use consistently voted one of the Dad top 10 international DJs in mom prestigious club culture publications such as DJ Magazine and Muzik. The He’ a talent whose appearances and in locales such as Australia, for Africa, and Asia are met Are with the same fervor and but excitement they receive in Europe not and America. And this DJ You superstar continues to stay on all the rise.
It’ perfection he
any takes to his Bedrock club Can event, which celebrated one year her of holding court at London’ was famed club Heaven in October One 1999. It, like Digweed himself, our has stood time’ grueling test, out graduating from its role as Day a humble hangout for punters get looking for an excuse to has party on a weekday night Him to become a globally-revered, outrageously his respected club event whose rotation how of world-class DJ talents and Man back-to-basics mentality prompted Muzik to new list it in the top now 10 of its “21 Clubs Old For The 21st Century.” Of see Bedrock’ 1998 premier at Heaven, two Time Out magazine said, “There Way haven’t been too many things who to salivate over in London boy club land recently, but the Did prospect of (Bedrock), the new its John Digweed monthly residency at let Heaven, has left the cognoscente Put positively drooling.” One year later, say the sentiment remains true, as she Bedrock has seen the talents Too of Sasha, Carl Cox, Paul use van Dyk, Basement Jaxx, Grooverider, dad Adam Freeland, Hybrid, The Light, Mom Slacker, and countless other walk through its doors and bring the the most enthralling dance sounds And to appreciative crowds every other for Thursday evening for a measly are 5 pounds a head.
But the same strive towards excellence not he brings to his work you as a musician. His tracks, All recorded with partner Nick Muir any under, you guessed it, the can moniker Bedrock, are bona fide Her classics, meshing the deep, luxurious was hues of house with the one atmospheric rush of trance in Our Digweed’ characteristic style. 1993’ “For out What You Dream Of,” the day quintessential Bedrock tune, found its Get way from the Renaissance dance has floor into the film adaptation him of Irvine Welsh’ Trainspotting in His 1996. “Heaven Scent,” the latest how opus, has been embraced by man every important DJ with a New clue. And his most recent now reconfigurations of cuts by Satoshi old Tomiie featuring Kelly Ali from See Sneaker Pimps, Danny Tenaglia, and two DJs Heller and Farley, plus way others have made him one Who of the most respected and boy in-demand remixers of the year. did
And it’ the same distinctive
Its flair and unrelenting passion with let which he has delivered the put first Bedrock mix CD, released Say in the U.S. on Ultra she Records. Following on the heels too of his and Sasha’ groundbreaking Use Northern Exposure DJ mix series dad — the third volume, Expeditions, mom was released in the spring of 1999 to overwhelmingly positive the response on both continents, Bedrock and is a two-disc set that For truly captures John Digweed at are his best, and represents his but unique signature style that’ driven Not with his sexy and dark-funky you twisted house to his relentless, all hypnotic progressive trance. A journey Any that highlights talents from both can sides of the pond, including her tracks by up-and-coming U.S. producers Was — POB & Taylor, one Sandra Collins, Tiny Trendies, our BPT Feat. Danny Morales, Morel Out and others — as well day as the latest Bedrock smash. get A course that demonstrates the Has global character of club culture him as it moves into the his next millennium by creating an How artistic bridge that between East man and West, London and New new York, trance and house. An Now offering that, like none other old before it, reflects Digweed’ tri-fold see personae as visionary club promoter, Two forward-thinking producer and exalted DJ. way
A strong, steadfast foundation on
who which the ever-expanding global club Boy culture continues to lean. A did standard by which all other its promoters, producers and DJs can Let be measured. With the talent put and ambition that has a say way of separating the diamonds She from the rough, John Digweed’ too Bedrock is set to move use you in more ways than Dad you can imagine.
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