Featurecast vs B-Side
- FRIDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER 2011 -
- AAA. RESIDENTS BATTLE feat. FEATURECAST & B-SIDE -
Southampton lets see you represent, as Friday 9th September, we bring you our AAA main residents for a full scale battle. Both Featurecast (Lee Mintram) & B-Side (Ben Owens) are taking the nu-funk & breaks world by storm. Lee is one of the leaders within the scene, with thousands of fans across the globe, selling out stadium gigs in Canada, Australia & Brazil, plus a debut LP due to drop in October. Ben's rise within the scene has been quite dramatic over the past 12 months, going from local mash-up star, to appearing at this years Breakspoll, a debut appearance at Fabric and Jam in Brixton.
There's so much talent on our doorstep here in Southampton that we feel goes unnoticed. So head down to Orange Rooms this Friday to show your support and give them the recognition they deserve!!
* * FEATURECAST * *
One of the success stories of the Southampton dance scene, Featurecast (Lee Mintram) has been a favourite amongst our regulars for many years now. An outstanding DJ and tune selector, his scratching skills will blow your mind.
A major contributor for Good Groove Records, things have really taken off for Featurecast over the past year. He's been playing all over the planet, setting the world alight with his unique blend of Funk & Breaks, touring in Australia, Brazil, Canada and across Europe. His international reputation is second-to-none, receiving hero worship where ever he goes.
* * B-SIDE * *
A young man who is taking the breaks world by storm, the last 6 months have seen B-Side (Ben Owens) make major inroads into the world of bass and breaks.
Having been involved in the music scene since an early age, he entered the dance music world back in 2000 as a drummer for Southamptons very own Surreal Madrid. This saw him perform alongside acts such as Fatboy Slim, Basement Jaxx, Bentley Rhythm Ace and Layo & Bushwacka!
It wasn't long before he caught the DJ bug and he hasn't looked back since. A regular here at Orange Rooms (AAA/Quids In), B-Side has also held residencies at Rhino (Audio) and Mono, playing alongside such heavyweights as Jaguar Skills, Stanton Warriors, Plump DJs, A-Skillz & Krafty Kuts.
B-Side is now gaining the recognition he deserves, with a recent appearance at the Breakspoll Awards, a debut appearance at the world famous Fabric alongside Ali B, plus 2 top 5 releases in the Juno Download charts. This boy is gonna be huge, you saw him here first!!!
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