IAN & ROB's

DJ BIOGRAPHY

CLUB DJ HISTORY

 

DJ Partnership from Nov 1990 to present: IAN & ROB

Music Policy: Jazz, Funk, Soul & Dance Music

We have performed alongside the following live artists:

ROY AYERS UBIQUITY
DONALD BYRD
GIL SCOTT HERON
CHARLES EARLAND
BOBBY BYRD
AIRTO AND FLORA PURIM
MARLENA SHAW
SNOWBOY & THE LATIN SECTION
RUBY TURNER
URBAN SPECIES
THE SANDALS
VENNESSA SIMON
KEZIAH JONES
ALISON LIMERICK
BOOTSY COLLINS RUBBER BAND
SECRET SOCIETY
DIRECTIONS IN GROOVE
SUNCHILD
GREG OSBY & STREET JAZZ
TONY REMY
LUCAS
McKOY
JESSICA LAUREN
ERNEST RANGLIN
TtlE SPECIALS
KINETIC
CHEIKH Lo'
GABRIELLE
ISAAC HAYES
DEE C LEE

JAZZY JEFF
JAMIROQUAI
JAMES TAYLOR QUARTET
COURTNEY PINE
CARLEEN ANDERSON
RONNIE JORDAN
WAR
CRUSADERS
GURU (JAZZAMATAZZ)
PHARCYDE
STEVE WILLIAMSON
CORDUROY
MOTHER EARTH
BROTHERS LIKE OUTLAW
NEW JERSEY KINGS
JAZZ JAMAICA
NIGHTCRAWLERS
AFRO BLOCK
OHIO PLAYERS
HOUSE OF PAIN
JASON REBELLO
VIBE TRIBE
MC 900FT JESUS
AKWAABA PEOPLE
PROJECT 23
BIM SHERMAN
TERRY CALLIER
FINLEY QUAYE
LEWIS TAYLOR
JAMES HUNTER BAND
PUCHO & THE LATIN SOUL BROTHERS

GALLIANO
HERBIE HANCOCK
RAW STYLUS
THE SOLSONICS
CASSANDRA WILSON
D-INFLUENCE
CARMEN LUNDY
FREAKPOWER
THE NIGHT TRAINS
THE ROOTS
FISHBELLY BLACK
GROOVE COLLECTIVE
BRIAN AUGER
DORADO COLLECTIVE
JIMMY McGRIFF
HANK CRAWFORD
JHELISA ANDERSON
IZIT
CYPRESS HILL
TOWER OF POWER
MUGGY & THE BEARS
BATU
DRJOHN
DANA BRYANT
SHOLA AMA
DUE SYNDICATE
NU YORICAN SOUL
GROOVE CONNECTION
MAXWELL
A FOREST MIGHTY BLACK

Venues currently playing as resident or guest DJs:

Club/Venue Address Type of Event Since Attendance
The Phoenix Festival Long Marston Airfield, Stratford. 4 Day Festival Annually July 1993- Present >35000
Jazz Cafe/ Kiss FM Stage.     Currently Postponed  
Jazz Cafe' Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1. Club (Fri, Sat & Weekdays) Resident Feb 1993 - Present  
Caister Soul Weekender Vauxhall Holiday Park, Great Yarmouth. 3 Day Weekender Bi-annually May 1994 - Present 1800+
The Jazz Rooms 10 Ship Street, Brighton. Club (Saturday) Regular Guests Sept 1994- Present 250
Point 101 101 New Oxford Street,London. Club (Friday) Resident Sept 98 - Present 700

Into Somethin'

Munich, Germany

Club (Friday)

Annually Jan 1995- Present

1000

Other venues played at since debut either as resident or guest DJs:

The Hi Hat (The Blue Note - London)
Best Of British (Club U.K. - London)
Roy Ayers Concert (Subterannia - London)
Home Cookin' (The Cross - London)
Orgy In Rhythm (Maidstone - Kent)
J.T.Q.Tour (Town & Country Club - London)
Livin' Easy (Gillingham- Kent)
Bump & Hustle (The Crest - Leysdown)
So What (The Slammer - Gravesend)
Cellar Sessions (Rochester - Kent)
Sahara Jazz (Fort Amhurst/Dockyard - Chatham)

Renaissance (Hastings Pier - East Sussex)
The Cooker/ Yardbird Suite (Leeds)
Camber Weekender (Pontins)
Takin' Off (Penny Theatre - Canterbury)
Aiieee!! (Velvet Underground - London)
Southern Roots (Gillingham - Kent)
Raisin' Hell (Art College - Canterbury)
Seduction (Lido Complex - Margate)
Happiness (Gillingham- Kent)
Vibes (Rockwell's- Canterbury)