blaise- friday take over
'Blaise' will be taking over Friday night at Speedmachine
Having first turned his hand to the art form of Djing in the early 90’s during the birth of House & Garage in the UK ‘Blaise’ has played alongside many of the DJ greats in some of the UK's most respected clubs. His musical knowledge hasn’t gone unnoticed either, with clubs such as MOS, The Egg & Fire frequently requesting regular residencies.
His sound is classic & infectious, playing tribute to era in which he first began but with a modern approach. This sound has transcended not just into his Dj sets but also into his productions. Blaise has gained support on the likes of BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra, Capital Xtra, Kiss & Rinse while features having come thick and fast on the likes of Data Transmission, Dj Mag & LRN. In 2015 Blaise signed to Get Twisted Records which he has release a host of records with, such as his stand our club anthem ‘Joy’ as collaboration with Tough Love ‘Dangerous House’
The future looks extremely bright for Blaise as many have backed him as 'One To Watch' & a 'Future Star' for 2017.
OVERDRIVE LOUNGE (VIP) TAKE OVER SATURDAY 26th
MINISTRY OF SOUND DJ & PRODUCER
Dale Castell is a name that very few clubbers in the North will not have heard of. Hailing from Yorkshire and proud of his roots, he has established himself as one of the most respected, exciting & versatile DJ/ Producers in the industry.
Music is Dale’s passion and this is obvious when you see him play as every set is as energy-fuelled as the next. With his own style, Dale’s ability is endless, blending everything from upfront, speaker shaking bass bombs, whipping the crowd into a frenzy, to bass driven deep house tones. By drawing influences from his earlier clubbing years and from friends & DJ's around him, together with his incredible enthusiasm behind the decks, Dale always delivers.
2008 saw Dale make his Ibiza debut, and boy did he do it in style, racking up a guest slot on the world famous Cream Terrace at Amnesia alongside Eric Prydz, playing at Space for Carl Cox & friends, and topping off the trip with a headline slot at the massive ‘I Love Leeds’ Open Air Festival at The Zoo Project .
Dale has been making waves on the production front too with releases across various labels over the last 6 years, not to mention collaborations with some huge names in the game. So keep your eyes & ears peeled, as things are only getting bigger for this Yorkshireman!
OVERDRIVE LOUNGE (VIP) TAKE OVER Sunday 27th
Spinning her way through the house & disco scene with unmistakable passion for every thing from 70s Disco, 90s house, through to the current sounds of tech and deep house.
The London based DJ hasn’t gone unnoticed picking up gigs across Europe as well as residencies & shows for brands such as Nike and Vogue, at venues from Shoreditch House, The Royal Albert Hall to Creamfields and supporting the likes of Terry Farley, Nightmares on Wax, Joey Negro, Tensnake & many more.