:: DJ Bubblefunk ::
:: Originally from the United Kingdom, Europe ::
James is available to book or hire for events or for offers of an ongoing bar or night club DJ residency worldwide.
Below is a short introduction to DJ Bubblefunk:
:: Music Styles ::
Downbeat: Lounge / Chill Out / Electronica / Nu-Disco / Indie Dance / Ethnic World Fusion / Latin / Indian / Arabic / African / Old & Nu-Skool Funk / Retro 60’s 70’s Soul / Film Soundtracks / Dub Reggae / Chilled Drum & Bass / Chilled Progressive
:: DJ Biography: 2013 ::
For the past 3 years, James has been living in Thailand and performing at various events at cities and beach resorts around Asia.
For 2013, James has recently returned as a resident DJ for the prestigious luxury hotel, Lebua at State Tower in Bangkok, Thailand. Currently 4 nights a week, Tues through to Friday night 8-1am at Distil for the ongoing future.The two Bars, Distil & Sky Bar offer spectacular, panoramic views of the city of Bangkok 64 floors above the city skyline. Click here to watch a quick video of this Bangkok Thailand DJ residency.
Early 2010 saw James as the Rooftop Lounge Bar Resident DJ for the One & Only Royal Mirage, a 5 star resort in Dubai. 2009 was also a busy one for James, performing at events such as the massive Mini United Festival along with Paul Weller & Calvin Harris. The year’s excursions also saw him perform in the Asian countries of Singapore & Vietnam. 2008 saw James help launch many brand new nightclubs and lounge bars in countries such as Dubai & Egypt, offering his expertise and performances to many luxury 5 Star hotel chains such as the Savoy, Hilton, Taj, Crown Plaza, Intercontinental, Rotana & Madinat Jumeirah Dubai.
With recent global corporate events and tour brands such as Credit Suisse, Vodafone, Emirates Airlines, BMW, Mini, Chivas Regal, Moet, Bacardi, Marlboro, L&M & Castle, James has also performed in Africa, Australia, Russia, India, Spain, Portugal & Ibiza in recent years.
His many London appearances have included The End, Mass, Fabric, The Arches, The Premises and Babushkas, performing alongside DJ Ravin, Rob Da Bank, Coldcut, Stereo MCs, David Holmes, Andy Weatherall, Meat Katie, Mix Master Morris, Howie B, Jon Pleased & FC Kahuna and many other well known acts.
Entertaining audiences from exclusive villa parties, weddings and corporate events in London and Ibiza through to guest DJing to crowds of over 7000 people in such far flung places as Siberia in Russia.
James is also currently concentrating his efforts on numerous new music productions. The EP ‘Natural Power’ had great reactions from clubs such as Bora Bora, Space & Amnesia in Ibiza and was featured on BBC Radio One’s DJ Pete Tong’s website as being “deep, tribal, chilled and very sexy, a great dance track with a conscience!”
Currently on the roster of many International DJ agencies, the UK’s Sparkle DJ Agency says about DJ James: “His mixes are rarely very far away from the office CD deck and we can honestly say that his trademark harmonious and spiritual sound does it for us every time – “Think Buddha Bar meets Deep Dish and you get the picture!”
With his 10 years of DJ experience, James is just at home performing chill-out and various world music fusions to a sophisticated and intimate audience as he is the latest deep house and funky electro to a nightclub crowd. He has now become an established and versatile entertainer on the international circuit. His performances gather the people’s spirits toward a positive source to create a hypnotic and harmonious mix that will leave them bursting with emotion.
:: Performances alongside other established DJ’s & Artists ::
Paul Weller – The Jam / The Style Council
Calvin Harris – Acceptable In The Eighties / The Girls / EMI / Sony
Coldcut – Ninja Tune / Solid Steel / Radio 1
Mix Master Morris – The Big Chill / Nubient
Rob Da Bank – Radio 1 / Sunday Best / Bestival
DJ Ravin – Buddha Bar Paris
Jerry Dammers – The Specials
David Holmes – Oceans 11, 12 & 13 Film Soundtracks
Jon Pleased – Wall Of Sound / LoveLife!
Dan & Jon (FC) Kahuna – Skint / Confidence & Layer Cake Film Soundtracks
Freq Nasty – Fabric / Distinctive / Skint
Howie B – Fabric / Snatch Film Soundtracks
Andrew Weatherall – Primal Scream / Happy Mondays / Sabres Of Paradise
Meat Katie – Fabric / Bedrock Breaks
Luke Brancaccio – Bedrock / Renaissance
The Dub Pistols – Blade 2 & Bad Company Film Soundtracks
Phil Reynolds – Nukleuz / Frantic
Andrea Parker – Mo Wax
A1 People – Hydrogen Jukebox
Tayo – Fabric / Mob Records
Tutto Matto – Tummy Touch Records
:: Discography ::
James’ last EP ‘Natural Power’ produced alongside Koru, had a great reaction from clubs such as Bora Bora, Space & Amnesia in Ibiza and was featured on BBC Radio One’s DJ Pete Tong’s website as being “deep, chilled, tribal and very sexy, a great dance track with a conscience!”
All The Hearts ft: Joseph Aquilina (Indian style Deep House)
Angel (Vocal Progressive House)
Natural Power (Tech House Mix)
Haka (Tribal Breaks Mix)
Afro Tech (Tech House)
T&G House (Tech House)
I Feel Lifted (Tribal House)
:: Technical Rider ::
Ideal Requirements: 3x Pioneer CDJ 2000′s. Pioneer DJM800 DJ Mixer or similar specification. Loud and clear Monitor Speakers. Space for a laptop & large CD wallet. Adequate DJ booth lighting.
High Resolution Pictures, Logos, Graphic Design & References available on request.