Bubblefunk | Music Producer | International DJ | London UK |
Main Music Styles: Deep, Tech & Progressive House | Indie Dance | Lounge
:: Biography ::
Originally from the United Kingdom, James has a total of 15 years International DJ experience. He started out holding many DJ residencies in London UK from around the year 2000, performing at nightclubs such as The End, Mass, Fabric, The Arches among many other smaller lounge bars around the city. International DJ performances since then have seen him travel to Ibiza, Portugal, Spain, India, Dubai, Russia, South Africa, Australia, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, Hong Kong & Egypt among others. Below Bubblefunk in Russia in 2003:
:: DJ Music Styles ::
Upbeat: Deep House / Tech House / Latin House / Progressive House / Tribal House / Techno
Downbeat: Lounge / Chill Out / Electronica / Nu-Disco / Indie Dance / Latin / Dub Reggae
For 5 years from 2009, James was living in Thailand and performing at various events at cities and beach resorts around Asia. A fair part of this time was as a resident Lounge Bar DJ for the prestigious luxury hotel Lebua at State Tower in Bangkok, Thailand. The two Bars at Lebua; Distil & Sky Bar offered spectacular panoramic views of the city of Bangkok 64 floors above the city skyline, such as the one pictured here:
Over recent years James has also held many Lounge Bar DJ Residencies at 5 star luxury resorts around the world for international hotel brands such as One & Only, Savoy, Hilton, Taj & Intercontinental among others. His expertise has helped launch many brand new nightclubs and lounge bars around the globe.
Sponsored corporate DJ events have included clients such as: BMW, Mini, Vodafone, Emirates Airlines, Design Week, Chivas Regal, Moet, Bacardi, Credit Suisse, among many others. Below: DJ Bubblefunk at the Mini United Festival alongside Calvin Harris in 2008:
His many appearances and DJ residencies have seen him perform live alongside established artists such as Paul Weller (The Jam / The Style Council), Calvin Harris (EMI / Sony), Rob Da Bank (BBC Radio 1 / Sunday Best / Bestival) DJ Ravin, (Buddha Bar Paris), Andy Weatherall (Primal Scream / Happy Mondays) Meat Katie (Fabric / Bedrock Breaks) David Holmes (Oceans 11, 12 & 13 Film Soundtracks) Mix Master Morris (The Big Chill / Nubient), Howie B (Fabric / Snatch Film Soundtrack), Coldcut (Ninja Tune / Solid Steel / Radio 1).
Before he moved to London, to study Graphic Design at College, James spent the majority of his childhood and college years in Cornwall in the south of England where he was first introduced to the rave scene in the 90s, He would ‘chase raves’ in the South West of England to see DJs & Artists such as Tom Middleton, Mark Pritchard & Aphex Twin perform among many others.