With his roots firmly based in the world of Hip Hop mixing and Turntabalism, Andy has shown that the art of DJing is well and truly alive in 2017. As a UK DMC and Redbull Thre3style finalist, he takes skills honed over the years, combined with his outstanding understanding of the dancefloor to develop a style making him “the DJs DJ”.
His unique showcase style has led him to perform sets at Glastonbury Festival (BBC Introducing), Lost & Found, Kendal Calling, Tramlines, Outlook Festival (joining the musical dots on the main stage) and many more clubs & festivals world wide. His long standing residency at Sheffield’s Tuesday Club (which has recently celebrated its 18th year) has seem him, week in week out, play to capacity crowds supporting most of the biggest names in Hip Hop & Bass music including My Nu Leng, Major Lazer, Flying Lotus, Jazzy Jeff, Mos Def, Annie Mac, Mark Ronson, Public Enemy and many many more.
Alongside this, Andy is the Co founder of First Word Records, home of The Haggis Horns, Tall Black Guy, Souleance and Riot Jazz. His own productions and remixes have been released on this label and others including Tru Thoughts and Giant Panda. First Word Records recently reached its ten year milestone with over 100 releases under its belt.
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