"Philippe Quenum is one half of tech-house production outfit Access 58 with Paulo Nascimento, a member of Jaam and cofounder of Mutant Soul Records. Born in France, DJing since the early 80's throughout Europe and holding residencies in Swiss clubs and national radio station Couleur 3 as well as working for the Montreux Jazz Festival, Quenum moved to the U.K. in the early 90's and produced from there. His musical interests include afro-caribbean music, soul, funk, hip hop, house and techno.
Izrael is one of the most popular and influential Polish reggae bands. It was formed in March 1983 by two well-known musicians of Polish underground: Robert Brylewski (formerly of Brygada Kryzys) and Pawel Kelner (formerly of Deuter).
Brylewski said in regards to this formation: "Izrael’s creation was a consequence of the death of Brygada Kryzys. During last rehearsals of Brygada Kryzys only three musicians were present: Kelner, me and Tomasz Lipinski. There was nobody else. It was the end of 1982, hard times for Polish independent rockers.
Dub child stems from a musical background of reggae/dub, hip-hop, house, and drum & bass - anything with a pulse and a touch of soul. Dub child started producing from the age of eleven and has not stopped since he started producing hip-hop, which was and still is his main love of music. He began his musical journey on an Amiga 500 which gave him the necessary tools to enhance his production skills. After a while Dub child moved on to P.C. format, using cubase and an akai sampler. He was then introduced to the world of U.K./speed garage, which he automatically took to.
There are 3 artists that use the name Mega 1. Shapeshifting rhythm oriented unit form Latvia. mostly causing intense breaks and heavy beating, but then again wandering into psychedelic grooves or wherever it takes. highly unregular activity since 2002. 2. Mega, a fleunt welsh pop group of 4 welsh boys. Their names are Marc, Rhydian, Arwel and Trystan. The debut album 'Mwy Na Mawr' was released on the welsh label Recordiau A3 Cyf. based in Cardiff, Wales in 1998.
Aba Shanti I comenzó su carrera durante los años 80 como Dj dentro de los sound Jah Tubby’s, donde le conocían con el nombre de Jasmine Joe. Cuando se convirtió al Rastafarismo adoptó su nuevo nombre, Aba Shanti I y creó su propio sound system. Después de 10 años Aba defiende los valores humanos y universales de Jah, combatiendo toda segregación. Su participación en el carnaval jamaicano de Notting Hill y las sesiones mensuales en el University of Dub de Londres son ya legendarias.
Benga (real name Beni Uthman) is a uk music producer from Croydon, and is part of the Big Apple Records label. Being inspired by Wookie and an associate of producer Skream Benga released his debut 12", "Skank," in late 2002. A co-production with Skream called "The Judgement" appeared on Big Apple in early 2003, and then Benga began his own label — Benga Beats — and released the three-track 12" Benga Beats, Vol. 1 in 2004.
London based Sigha's sound blends elements of Dubstep, Techno and Minimal in both his productions and his DJ sets. His First Release (Bruised/ Expansions) dropped on Hotflush Two in early 2009. Sigha is also the Promoter of Medium at Plastic People. In between the studio and the club he can be found behind the counter at BM Soho (formerly Black Market Records)