Diplo and Switch certainly live the life, hugely successful DJs/producers in their own right, last year they joined forces and headed to Jamiaca to explore their Rasta roots. Diplo being a skinny white kid from Philly and Switch being a baldy, beardy ginge from Birmingham the locals were a bit dubious about their Dancehall credentials but the pair proved their worth in the studio and recorded with artists like Elephant Man, Gyptian and T.O.K.
The Bent Moustache live, breathe, eat, drink music. In Whalley Range in Manchester, and Edinburgh in Scotland, and Wormerveer in The Netherlands, the 3 band members cut their musical teeth. Ajay played in "Dandelion Adventure", Wilf in "Dog Faced Hermans", and Pim in "Revenge of the Carrots". All 3 played together in "Donkey". Now they play in "The Bent Moustache". "Those flabby deceitful lying fools, cardboard guitars held by muppet musos.
A mediados del 2009 el FRENTE CUMBIERO invitó a Bogotá al legendario productor de Dub Mad Professor, como parte del proyecto Incubator del British Council, con el objetivo de realizar un encuentro sonoro entre la Cumbia y el Dub. Durante 3 días y bajo la orientación de Mad Professor y su hijo Joe Ariwa, se grabaron en los estudios de la Facultad de Artes de la Universidad Javeriana varios temas para ser tratados bajo la estética del Dub.
He creates a fresh new sound: deep basses, kinky offbeats, a sweet rhythmical singjay voice and good caribbean vibes. It can easily make you forget that the upcoming singer Elijah was born and raised in Zurich, the Swiss reggae capital.
Since 2004 he brings together different european cultures, chanting in local Zurich-patois, Italian and English. About three years ago he hooked up with the backing band “The Dubby Conquerors” and they haven’t looked back ever since.
There are at least three artists using the name Tiki: 1) Tiki is the solo recording name of New Zealander Tiki Taane, formerly of Salmonella Dub. Tiki (Ngati Maniapoto) has spent the last eleven years playing to the world primarily as the captivating frontman for successful NZ band Salmonella Dub. Doubling as an audio engineer for some of the country
Hailing from London, Great Britain. DJ Colin John is a rising star in the international music scene. First starting his career 10 years ago on the back of the renaissance rave scene, he has found demand for his music and amazing DJ set's around Europe and consequently the world. Bringing an aura to the party like no other, with innovative rave influenced sound encrusted with a colorful futuristic edge. His DJ style combines an uplifting old school groove with a funky yet emotive dub sound.
FuntCase had started making Dubstep early July, which came after 5 years of mainly producing Drum and Bass. His first track 'Gorilla Flex' was originally just for laughs but it turned out to be quite a highly rated track and it wasnt long until he got his first Dubstep release on vinyl, with 4:20 records. Enjoying the new way of production he militantly went on to make a few more tracks, one entitled 'Half Drunk' and the other 'Make Our Day' which also made the vinyl release with Gorilla Flex.
Aswad ("Black" in Arabic) are a long lasting British reggae group, noted for adding strong R&B, soul and soca influences to the reggae sound. They have been performing since the early 1970s, having released a total of 21 albums. History As naturalised children of immigrants from the Caribbean, part of the aftermath of World War II, the "kids" were moved to London. They attended a local high school near Ladbroke Grove, and various junior schools as Tan Tan children of immigrants from the Caribbean around West London in 1975.