We’re back at the Leadmill on the 18th April with another incredible line up. Joining us to throw this party, we’ve teamed up with our good friends Sliced Bread.
Fresh from his Radio 1 Essential Mix last month, Bontan has continuously gathered attention for his slick production and DJ skills, Skills that has seen him become one of the biggest ever selling acts in Beatport, also winning Best Newcomer in the DJ awards this year. He is without a doubt taking over the underground house scene.
He has caught the attention of BBC Radio 1’s key dance music gatekeeper Pete Tong who has announced him as a Future Star off the back of releases on Hot Creations, Elrow Music and Circus Records, as well as headlining shows across the world such as Elrow Ibiza Rocks to Fabric in London. Based in the North West of England, the much liked DJ/producer has grown from humble beginnings as a resident DJ in 2011, honing his craft in the sweaty intimate basements oh his hometown of Southport and growing through from the support of Carl Cox, Yousef and Masters At Work.
The DJ turned producer has since gone on to win numerous accolades with his studio exports with Josh Butlers ‘Got A feeling’ which was no.1 for 6 weeks straight and is still the second highest record of all time on the platform. His first release of this year ‘Call You Back’, another coming together with Josh Butler on Origins Records climbed to no.1 on Beatport, which was streamed over 500,000 times online. True to form, Bontan swiftly followed up with his debut on Hot Creations, The First Time EP was premiered by Pete Tong and went on receive over 300 radio plays worldwide and number 3 in the Beatport chart. ‘The First Time’ became Hot Creations biggest selling record of the year, laying the foundation for a defining year for the young artist.
As well as this, we also bring you the co-owner of one of London’s biggest and in demand brands, Solid.Grooves. Michael Bibi has without a doubt become one of the fastest established member of the Underground Music scene. A name that resonates with many for quality and something different. The London based new kid has honed his craft from countless hours in the DJ Booth & locking himself away in his South London studio curating the world wide recognised brand that is 'SolidGrooves' ..Bibi is more than just your average DJ.
Playing Music, Making music & a love for the party scene are the three sole things that motivate the SolidGrooves 'Head Honcho', he will not let anyone or anything come between him and making sure that his unique stamp is on every piece of music released & party put on under the brands name.
As of recent Michael has been making a name for himself by releasing music with the likes of Electronique, Lost Records, Madtech & of course his own Label Solid.Grooves. Whilst rocking crowds at the worlds most famous venues across the Europe such as UK, Germany, Ibiza and many more.
With his sights firmly set on his goals watch out for this name explode in 2018 and the future!
The Leadmill, Sheffield
Tickets: £5 / £7 / £8 / £11
Peace & Love! x