DJ Andy Smith & Nick Halkes & drop 80s boogie, disco and disco house, evoking the spirit and dipping into the soundtrack of legendary NYC clubs such as ‘Paradise Garage’ & ‘Studio 54’. A night highlighting the sounds that emerged as the 70’s turned into the 80’s and the DNA of club music as we know it today was being written.
DJ Andy Smith - DJ Andy Smith is best known for releasing the first ever major label multi genre mix CD, The Document (FFRR/London records) and for supplying samples and warming up for Bristol based band Portishead during the 90’s. He has gone on to release many more DJ mix CD’s on various labels and holds down weekly DJ residencies in London as well as touring the globe in his own right.
Nick Halkes - From founding XL recordings and signing the Prodigy through to getting ‘in the mix’ as a guest on both Mistajam and B-traits Radio One shows under his Horx guise in 2012, Nick has played a consistently dynamic role in the global evolution of dance music. Catching Nick at Reach up is a rare chance to hear him play the tunes that inspired him to make that journey.
Crissy Kybosh - With over 18 years of experience supporting a diverse selection of acts from De La Soul to Chesney Hawkes (seriously), Crissy is no stranger to rockin a party. DJing and Producing for the Hip Hop group 'Twisted Link' he has his roots in Hip Hop/Scratch DJing but as any good DJ, has wide tastes and a varied bag. Expect tight mixing and good vibes.
‘Reach UP – Disco Wonderland’ have played sets at festivals such as Lovebox & Bestival, and have hosted the back room at the Legendary Space bar in Ibiza on several occasions. They can currently be found every second Saturday of the month at The Bussey Building in Peckham as part of their ‘South London Soul Train night.
The ‘Reach UP – Disco Wonderland’ radio show can be found monthly on award winning radio staion Soho Radio.
What a Summer! Big thanks to everyone who came and partied with us!
NiNick Reach Up Ft. Jazz Morley - Dreaming
Brand new release from Nick Reach Up on Midnight Riot Records featuring vocals from Jazz Morley.
'Loves Comin At Ya' - Melba Moore (DJ Andy Smith Reach Up Disco Wonderland Re Edit
DJ Andy Smith putting his spin on the Melba Moore classic. Head over to Soundcloud to get a free download of the track.
Full Intention & Nick Reach Up - Night of my Life (feat Jazz Morley)
Don't forget that you can grab a copy of 'Night of my life' by the mighty Full Intention and and Reach Up resident Nick Halkes, from all digital retailers, released exclusively Midnight Riot Records.
DJ Andy Smith talks about his new album - 'Reach Up - Disco Wonderland'
Reach Up head honcho DJ Andy Smith discusses his new BBE compilation 'Reach Up - Disco Wonderland'.
DJ Andy Smith: Reach Up - Disco Wonderland (Album Quick Mix)
Andy Smith takes us on a whistle-stop tour of new album 'Reach Up - Disco Wonderland'. Buy / Stream the album: https://BBEmusic.lnk.to/ReachUpDiscoW...
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