Presenter: DJ Style
The Show: Over the last 19 years DJ Style has been an instrumental part of establishing the Hip-Hop R’n’B scene in Bristol. As well as organising his own club nights, Flava Of The Month,The Next Level, Code of The Streets, Then & Now and True Soul Survivors.
B.I.G (Born In The Ghetto) Productions is the dj outfit Style’s is member of, along with Dj Fagan and recording artist Wilks. Dj Style has presented shows on several R.S.L stations, including Passion FM, Bay fm, Xpress fm (Cardiff) Respec fm, Powerjam, Ujima Radio, West One, Burst fm (U.W.E) Kute fm, and has been featured on Galaxy 101 (now Kiss 101) and BBC Bristol.
In 2004 year Style was a radio co-ordinator for a youth station called Big Tyme Radio, which broadcast during the summer holidays. U.S top selling r’n'b group ATL also appeared and were interviewed on the station, during there UK tour.
Hip-Hop, Rare Groves Old School, R’n’B and Dancehall are his music preference. With his popularity locally, promoters book him for events and consultancy roles, due to his knowledge of the industry. He has organise charity nights for Save the Children & Oxfam.
He has conducted workshops for various organisation such has St Paul’s Youth Promotions and CEED (Centre of Enterprise Employment & Development) Media Centre, Connexions (offers advice on education, careers, for 13-19 year olds in the UK). As well as taught a 10 week OCN accredited Performance Dj course.
Glenfrome Primary children visit Ujima for English Heritage “Oral Stories” Project
Ujima radio recently hosted a tour for a group of fifty primary school children from GlenfromePrimary School in Eastville. The children came to see how a local radio station works, talk to on air presenter Primrose and take part in some practical radio sessions led by DJ Style and G-Man.
Dj Style brings to the table a wealth of experience of presenting radio shows, as well as performing out live ( Soho, Creation, Blue Mountain, Bristol Academy, Mackies Bar, Elbow Rooms, Club Capri, Level, Thekla The Tube, Metropolis). Dj-ing alongside the likes of Daddy G, Semtex, Stretch Armstrong (former Hot 97 dj) Westwood, Roni Size, Rodney P, Mistri & Rampage . Also been support dj for Donnel Jones, Tribe Called Quest, Gwen MCcrae Lisa Maffia K.Ners, Massive Attack.
You can check DJ Style’s show CODE OF THE STREETS on UJIMA 98FM Saturday nights 8pm-11pm, online www.ujimaradio.com. Also every 1st Saturday of the month @ Cosies Wine Bar The Basement 34 Portland Square Bristol BS2 8XR, join the Facebook group http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=30973254247 & www.myspace.com/djstyleuk or visit the webpage: www.djstyle.co.uk
For further information email firstname.lastname@example.org for bookings, parties, mixtapes & cd’s. Tel 07866 417114
Text: 07960 240198
Phone: 0117 942 8313