Biography of 4 beat club
|Real name / ||James Gray|
|Moniker(s) / ||4BeatClub|
4.Beat.Clüb is a London dj/producer composing House Music for djs clubs and lovers of House music the world over
4.Beat.Clüb is the alias of Soul Jay (James Gray) with experience in djing and electronic production going back to 1997 in which time he has played in bars and clubs across his native London but also Bristol, Aberdeen Budapest and Chicago alongside DJs such as Deekline, the Dreem Teem, Double G, EZ and more recently the Quirk Burglars, the Littlemen, Lil' Mark and Giom
E.p.s, Samplers and Remixes have been released on numerous labels under various monikers including Revolutionary Music, Uni.form, Tastie, Flat Pack Traxx, Black Crack, Blatt Traxx, Trendy Mullet, Blockhead, Perception, Cromarti, Ospina Digital, Nightbird...
Releases have received support from Robert Owens (Robert flippin Owens man!), Rocco (Real Tone), Lady Blacktronika (Sound Black), AMDJs (AMDJs Radio show), MrCenzo (Plastic City), Raxon (Cecille), Mark Knight (Toolroom), Desos (Deso), Edmund (iRecords), Neil Quigley (Plastic City), Big Al (Ready Mix), Giom (Lost my Dog), Raoul Belmans (Music for Freaks), J Kar (Nervous), Jesus Pablo (Something Different), Evren Ulusoy (Plastic City), Richie Hartness (Untitled Music), Fer Ferrai (Plastic City), Malbetrieb (Klopfgeist), Toomy Disco (Sccucci Manucci), Davidson Ospina (Fluential), Kinky Movement (So Sound), Arco (Salted), Sound Diggers (Kolour), Tommy Largo (Robsoul), Embliss (Proton Music) Roog (Strictly Rhythm), Craig Hamilton (Robsoul), Rodskeez (Hotfingers), Antonnio Caballero (Open Bar), Matt Prehn (Baker Street), Spin Science (Audio Tonic), Smokinggroove (Stealth), Berny (Save Room), J&M Brothers (Defected), Vicmoren (Perception), Alex Miles (Bora Bora, Ibiza), Marcelo M ndez (Tunnel FM), Matt Quirk (Robsoul), Elan (Blockhead), Russel Deeks (IDJ, thisiswhywedance), Cherokee (Kiss FM, Melbourne), Dave Mayer (Save Room), Scott Harington (Savoir Faire), Sebastian Davidson (Nightbird) and many more...
Selected press reviews -
5Magazine - Chicago, USA
"4 Beat Club step it up a notch"
Deep South Audio - New Zealand
"chunky funky and cool as. The beats that just keep your sets alive...Infectious grooves all the way ...Just cracking..."
This is why we dance - iDJ Mag's Russell Deeks' review blog - Bristol, UK
"tuff house in the classic NYC style"
"Chicago-y kinda vein... retro thrills..."
"picks up the pace in fine style"
"vintage/retro Chi-town deepness"
"superb slices of deep house and proper garage done very, very right. It's a bit unmissable this one, really"