Straddling House and Disco with a unique twist and an eye for the underground NOLAN is making serious waves right now, with key releases on Kittball, MadTech, Crew Love, Get Physical, OFF, Gruuv & Connaisseur Recordings.
His collaboration with legendary actor Idris Elba caused quite a stir with it's no nonsense anti EDM stance. The vinyl release of which, with its analog heavy Of Norway remix featured as the opening track on John Digweed's Transitions radio show which then led to the NOLAN guest mix on show 511.
NOLAN's debut release 'Thief' which was snapped up by New York's Nurvous Records, making its way into the discerning boxes of Maceo Plex & Wolf + Lamb. His follow up EP was released on vinyl by the exquisite Connaisseur Recordings, with a bumping Paradise Garage-inspired disco track alongside a stunning revision of an MK classic. Followed by a sizzling hot vinyl EP on Audiojack's GRUUV imprint with remixes courtesy of John Tejada and Poker Flat's Kyodai. Then came 'Go Slow' with it's choice remixes from Miguel Puente & a young Finnebassen who's remix clocked well over 5 million views on YouTube.
More recently his collaborations with Soul songstress Rachel Adedeji created a huge buzz amongst the DJ community featuring remixes from DJ T, Sharam Jey, Climbers & ATFC. Which was followed by a slew of releases on Low Steppa's Simma Black, Sleazy Deep, ALiVE, King Street, Dear Deer, Sakura Music & a vinyl release on Sex Panda White with remixes from Kevin Over, Telonius (Gomma) + Matt Fear & Kreature.
But it's NOLAN's collaboration with Amber Jolene, which spent an unprecedented 256 days in the Beatport NuDisco charts (100 days of which in the top 10 itself) which is proving hard to beat. The sublime remix by Danish rising star KANT resonated around Ibiza island and features on Toolroom Ibiza CD, Pure Salinas, Coco Beach, Armada Sunset + Ministry Of Sound Chilled House Ibiza compilation CDs and has also now had over 12 million views on YouTube!
Not one to rest on his laurels Nolan's next collaboration with the inimitable Forrest came out on KITTBALL featuring remixes from Hot Creations duo Raumakustik and label boss P.A.C.O. Followed by a 2 tracker ‘Dance Boy’ & ‘Cassette Tape’ on Enzo Siffredi's chart busting Wired imprint & a release on Kerri Chandler’s MadTech.
Soul Clap & Wolf + Lamb then snapped up 4 more Nolan / Forrest collaborations for an EP on their Brooklyn based Crew Love Records & a collaboration with House Music royalty Joi Cardwell recently came out on the legendary Henry Street Records.
Plus the future looks hot with SASHA asking to sign 3 more NOLAN tracks and a remix for Mr. V about to drop too! Keep them peeled for more info….
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Selected discography Nolan
Nolan - Vacuum Paradise [Sakura Music]
Nolan & Joi Cardwell - Chasing Dragons [Henry Street Records]
Matpat / Nolan / Forrest - Caine [Henry Street Records]
Nolan ft Forrest - Tell Me / Standing On My Own Tower / Go [Crew Love Records]
Nolan & Bjorn Maria - Jeopardise [MadTech]
Nolan - Dance Boy / Cassette Tape [Wired]
Nolan ft Forrest - C'est la Vie (Raumakustik & P.A.C.O. remixes) [KITTBALL]
Nolan ft Prema - Sonny [MadTech]
Nolan - Juicy / A Conversation / The Quiz [Tobus Ltd]
Nolan - 1,2,3. (Cosella remix) [Dear Deer Black]
Nolan - Voodoo Cheeks ft Bjorn Maria (Marcellus Wallace remix) [Audio Rehab]
Nolan ft Forrest - Come To Me [Mother Recordings]
Nolan - Bitter Sweat (John Tejada Remix) [Gruuv]
Nolan - From A Big City [LouLou Records]
Nolan - Caught Up ft Amber Jolene (+ Remixes) [Sleazy Deep]
Bluford Duck - Bound ft Anna SchuSchu (Nolan Remix) [Dear Deer]
Nolan - Cutting Loose ft Amber Jolene (+ Kyle Watson / Compact Grey & Julian Wasserman Remixes [Dear Deer]
Nolan - Hype [Simma Black]
Nolan - Hit The Floor / Hyndsite / Do Si Do [Simma Black]
Nolan - Buck Wilin’ / The Subverter [Dear Deer]
Alias Rhythm & Dephlex - What U Give (Nolan Remix) [Seamless]
Nolan ft Idris Elba - Children Of House (+ Of Norway / Timo Garcia Remixes) [Connaisseur] Nolan ft Idris Elba - Bass Drop [Connaisseur Recordings]
Nolan - Inside (+ Kevin Over / Telonius / Matt Fear & Kreature Remixes) [Sex Panda White] Nolan - Break Out (+ Lula Circus Remix) [Street King]
Loverdose - Tabula Rosa (Nolan Remix) [Prison Entertainment]
Nolan - Everyday & Everynight ft Amber Jolene (KANT / S.K.A.M. Remixes) [Electronique] Nolan - Chase The Fame (+ Rey & Kjavik Remix) [Electronique]
Nolan - The Legacy [ALiVE]
Nolan - Take Control ft Rachel Adedeji (+Sharam Jey Remix) [Hailstorm]
Old Too Young - Assistance (Nolan Remix) [Hailstorm]
Nolan - Behind The Mask / Daybreak ft Amber Jolene [Chilli Mint]
Nolan - Go Slow ft Amber Jolene (T_Mo Remix) [Hotel Es Vivé Ibiza CD]
Nolan - House Dance ft Rachel Adedeji (+ DJ T. / Climbers / ATFC Remixes) [Hailstorm] Nolan - Skat [Get Physical]
Nolan - Freak On (+ Kyodai Remix) [Gruuv]
Nolan - Bitter Sweat (+ John Tejada Remix) [Gruuv]
Nolan - Go Slow ft Amber Jolene (Finnebassen & Miguel Puente Remixes) [OFF Recordings] Nolan - Ghetto Bicep / MKappella [Connaisseur Recordings]
Nolan - Thief (inc Huxley / Timo Garcia Remix) [Nurvous]