Adam Shelton started his DJ career in the late 90's with his first musical steps being shaped through living in Ibiza at that time. These days Adam sources influences from a broad range of world music with a focus on quality underground house.
Adam’s own night, Below at The Rainbow in Birmingham, is now in its fifth year and continues to be one of the most cutting edge nights in the UK. Showcasing a selection of the premier league of DJ’s, in its unique and intimate environment, Below is currently one of the most respected bastions of House on the scene.
Recently Adam has played alongside the likes of Sven Vath, Luciano, 2000 and One and Jamie Jones, to name a few. Adam’s skills, versatility and range have lead him to guest at some of the best spots in the world including Berlin’s Panorama Bar, Cocoon, Back to Basics and Space in Ibiza.
As well as being an avid vinyl collector Adam has also just released his own production with fellow Below resident, Subb-an, on their own label “One Records”. The first release has been championed by the likes of Luciano, Slam, Paul Woolford and many more. The release has also received rave reviews in the likes of DE:Bug, Resident Advisor and DJ Mag as well as airplay from the likes of Pete Tong and others on Radio 1. Hold tight for more releases on One Records from Little Fritter, Subb-an, Buckley, and Adam Shelton himself.
With a hectic international gig diary, forthcoming productions and more releases on his own label combined with more groundbreaking events at Below the future’s bright for Adam as his talent and international presence continues to flourish with every stroke.
History Of One Records
Launching in November of 2009, Subb-an & Adam Shelton present One Records. Cultivated directly from four years experience at the helm of Below, one of the UK's most upfront and authentic underground parties, the label aims to encapsulate the energy and dexterity of artists and crowds the night has connected with most.
Subb-an’s discography reads like a ‘Who’s Who’ of underground house and techno’s biggest labels with his forthcoming release on Crosstown Rebels, Spectral and Culprit backed up by past hits on Jamie Jones’ Hot Creations and labels Mothership, Leftroom, BPitch Control, 2020 Vision, Trapez Ltd.
Subb-an and Adam Shelton set up their own ‘One Records’ label as a platform for their own productions alongside tracks from other respected artists. Building on his long standing residency at Below, Subb-an has gone on to play at The Weekend Club (Berlin), 2010’s Glastonbury Festival, The Electric Pickle (Miami), The Harry Klein (Munich), Hot Natured at Sonar (Barcelona), The Garden Festival (Croatia), Lo*Kee (London), and at The Warehouse Project (Manchester).
Adam Shelton champions music that is true to itself, and sounds crafted only for the best of times. Known to many as one of the UK’s strongest resident DJ’s, Adam has spent the last decade quietly sketching out his own definition of authenticity.
His skills, versatility and range have seen him guest at some of the world’s best clubbing spots including Panorama Bar, Cocoon, Back to Basics, The Garden Festival in Croatia and Space in Ibiza.