DJ WIRE (EXAMPLE’S TourDJ)+ MC DREAM MCLEAN
SUNDAY 6TH MAY
Subtone Presents DJ WIRE (EXAMPLE TOUR DJ/MTA RECORDS) + MC DREAM MCLEAN
FREE ENTRY B4 11PM £5/£6 HALF PRICE NUS
DJ Wire started his career playing on pirate radio station Freak FM along side DJ EZ and The Heartless Crew, he is credited with playing an instrumental part in the formation of the “Grime” scene with the release of his seminal track “Believe Me” in 2003 which was originally championed by EZ. From there he went on to join now legal Rinse FM which at the time was home to the likes of Dizzy Rascal and Wiley.
This marked the start of 2 further years producing and DJ’ing around the UK Garage and Grime scene with tremendous national radio support. He went on to make a mark on the Drum and Bass scene becoming a resident at east london’s Herbal and releasing several tracks with support from the likes of Pendulum and DJ Hype amongst many others and then in 2008 he teamed up with Chase and Status to set-up and run MTA Records – home to Nero and 16bit. It was through Chase and Status he met Example. At this time Wire produced several tracks for Example’s “Won’t go quietly” Gold selling album. During this period of intense production and touring performing as part of Example’s live show, Wire completed remixes for the likes of Kids in glass houses, Example and Ellie Goulding. In 2010 he presented his first multi genre mix CD entitled “The Playlist” for Ministry of Sound with Example which represented the content of their DJ sets.
DJ Wire continues to work with Chase and Status at MTA Records and performing DJ sets with Example around the UK and the world, in locations including Ibiza, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, South East Asia, Europe and South Africa to name a few. More recently DJ Wire has a signed his current single “Band of Outsiders” to Steve Aoki’s highly revered Dim Mak label.