DJ Replay

Additional Info

  • Show Times: ESSENCE OF HOUSE

    Thursday 18:00 - 20:00

DJ Replay is a London born and based House DJ & Producer specialising in Deep House, Tech House, Techno,  Jackin House, Soulful House, Afro House and House Music.

He started his craft at the age of 15 when he discovered DJing at a youth centre called the Selby Centre based in Tottenham where he was taught by his idol, Mixmaster Max.  He started playing Hardcore in the early 90's which then progressed to Jungle, then to Drum n Bass.  He was going under the name of DJ Step and playing on Rude FM in 1992.  He was very much influenced by labels and artists such as XL Records, Moving Shadow, Metal Heads & 4 Hero.

In 1993 DJ Replay found his love of Garage & House Music and soon made a name for himself in 1994 / 1995 playing on radio stations such as London Underground and Passion FM, back then he was known as DJ Shorty.  He also played at major events and ran his own nights and events too.

S ome of his influences for this era were labels such as, Strictly Rhythm, Nervous Records, Nite Grooves, King Street and artists such as Mood II Swing, Deep Dish, Todd Edwards, DJ Sneak, Todd Terry, Masters at Work, Johnny Fiasco & Kerri Chandler.

In 1996 / 1997 he was making a real name for himself on the UK Garage scene and went on to produce a track with singer and song writer Memzee.  He also made his own personal and exclusive tracks which he got cut onto dubplates down at Music House, off Holloway Road.

In 2002 DJ Replay started a night called essence of house, this was a house night dedicated to the London underground scene.

DJ Replay started studying sound engineering in 2003 and got his qualification for this in 2005.

That same year he opened his own industry standard recording studio operating a pro tools system.

DJ Replay also got involved in recording and producing different genres of music, from Dance, to R&B, to Rock and Grime etc. 

In 2006 to 2009 he got involved in running Xtreme for Music, an internet radio station along with various promotions and events.

As well as DJing & producing,  DJ Replay also works for one of the music industries world leading distribution companies.

DJ Replay - essence of house, the heart & soul of house music