2011 Top 20 Archive

  • In the summer of 1990 Mallorca Lee formed seminal rave group Ultra-Sonic and quickly went from playing illegal raves to headlining every major dance event around the world before many...

    #1 – Mallorca Lee

    In the summer of 1990 Mallorca Lee formed seminal rave group Ultra-Sonic and quickly went from playing illegal raves to headlining every major dance event around the world before many...

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  • 2011 is the year of Mark Sherry. After re-launching himself into the trance circuit with fresh enthusiasm and dedication this year has already seen Mark launch his brand new website...

    #2 – Mark Sherry

    2011 is the year of Mark Sherry. After re-launching himself into the trance circuit with fresh enthusiasm and dedication this year has already seen Mark launch his brand new website...

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  • When it comes to house music in Scotland, there is no other DJ that holds the legend status more than Jon Mancini.  Having been an integral part of the way...

    #3 – Jon Mancini

    When it comes to house music in Scotland, there is no other DJ that holds the legend status more than Jon Mancini.  Having been an integral part of the way...

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  • Evolution Records is the UK’s longest running hardcore label. Formed in Glasgow, Scotland 1994 by Scott Brown, his original idea was to start a label, which could grow and ‘evolve’...

    #4 – Scott Brown

    Evolution Records is the UK’s longest running hardcore label. Formed in Glasgow, Scotland 1994 by Scott Brown, his original idea was to start a label, which could grow and ‘evolve’...

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  • As the ever changing face of Hardcore rolls on adapting, evolving and growing, one artist has managed to stay part of it’s foundations since it’s very inception. Through it’s various...

    #5 – Marc Smith

    As the ever changing face of Hardcore rolls on adapting, evolving and growing, one artist has managed to stay part of it’s foundations since it’s very inception. Through it’s various...

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  • As long as there’s a spark of creativity, the fire of music will always light David Forbes’ studio. This Scottish producer has been at it for nearly 20 years, relentlessly...

    #6 – David Forbes

    As long as there’s a spark of creativity, the fire of music will always light David Forbes’ studio. This Scottish producer has been at it for nearly 20 years, relentlessly...

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  • Andy Duguid’s career took off in September 2006 when his production “Hypocrisy” was picked up by the mighty Tiesto. The support of the grand elite of DJ’s followed soon after...

    #7 – Andy Duguid

    Andy Duguid’s career took off in September 2006 when his production “Hypocrisy” was picked up by the mighty Tiesto. The support of the grand elite of DJ’s followed soon after...

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  • Calvin Harris (born Adam Richard Wiles[1] on 17 January 1984)[2] is a Scottish singer-songwriter, record producer and DJ. His gold-selling debut album, I Created Disco, was released in 2007 and...

    #8 – Calvin Harris

    Calvin Harris (born Adam Richard Wiles[1] on 17 January 1984)[2] is a Scottish singer-songwriter, record producer and DJ. His gold-selling debut album, I Created Disco, was released in 2007 and...

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  • SLAM The legendary UK techno duo of Stuart McMillan and Orde Meikle have travelled far and wide, touring Australia, the USA, Europe, South America and Japan and they hold residencies...

    #9 – Slam

    SLAM The legendary UK techno duo of Stuart McMillan and Orde Meikle have travelled far and wide, touring Australia, the USA, Europe, South America and Japan and they hold residencies...

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  • Obsession took to the decks in 1990 after attending legendary Scottish rave events such STREETrave & Freedom.  While at these events he realised that wanted to make it as a...

    #10 – Obsession

    Obsession took to the decks in 1990 after attending legendary Scottish rave events such STREETrave & Freedom.  While at these events he realised that wanted to make it as a...

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  • After learning to play the guitar as a kid, coupled with his vast interest in music, Craig knew his future lay within the music industry. A meteoric rise in DJ’ing...

    #11 – Craig Wilson

    After learning to play the guitar as a kid, coupled with his vast interest in music, Craig knew his future lay within the music industry. A meteoric rise in DJ’ing...

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  • Jase Thirwall is the latest DJ Talent to set Scotland’s Dancefloors alight with his diverse and pounding sets of the finest trance and techno. His energetic performances have become adept...

    #12 – Jase Thirwall

    Jase Thirwall is the latest DJ Talent to set Scotland’s Dancefloors alight with his diverse and pounding sets of the finest trance and techno. His energetic performances have become adept...

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  • DJ Stephen Kirkwood is one of the most innovative, exciting, hard-working and talented young music producers to come out of Scotland in a long time. During his short career the...

    #13 – Stephen Kirkwood

    DJ Stephen Kirkwood is one of the most innovative, exciting, hard-working and talented young music producers to come out of Scotland in a long time. During his short career the...

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  • Craig’s DJ career has been on the go for over 20 years, from his own nights, Solefusion, Substance & ‘Audio Deluxe’ to numerous gigs at every major club across the globe....

    #14 – Craig Smith

    Craig’s DJ career has been on the go for over 20 years, from his own nights, Solefusion, Substance & ‘Audio Deluxe’ to numerous gigs at every major club across the globe....

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  • Music has always been a big part of Joey’s life, learning guitar and piano in his early teens and 1st venturing out in front of crowd at the tender age...

    #15 – Joey Riot

    Music has always been a big part of Joey’s life, learning guitar and piano in his early teens and 1st venturing out in front of crowd at the tender age...

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  • Started DJing in the City Centre age 15 at The Mayfair (Now The Garage) in Sauchiehall Street. Moved around the Glasgow club circuit before joining Radio Clyde at the age...

    #16 – George Bowie

    Started DJing in the City Centre age 15 at The Mayfair (Now The Garage) in Sauchiehall Street. Moved around the Glasgow club circuit before joining Radio Clyde at the age...

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  • Richie has been djing for over 20 years and was recently runner up in the 2011 Online DMC World DJ Championship. See him in action here www.dmcdjonline.com He’s currently resident...

    #17 – Ritchie Rufftone

    Richie has been djing for over 20 years and was recently runner up in the 2011 Online DMC World DJ Championship. See him in action here www.dmcdjonline.com He’s currently resident...

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  • Michael has built a reputation as one of the most exciting talents in the UK. With residencies and guest spots at every club, event and festival in Scotland and many...

    #18 – Michael Paterson

    Michael has built a reputation as one of the most exciting talents in the UK. With residencies and guest spots at every club, event and festival in Scotland and many...

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  • With a career spanning over a decade and an unhealthy obsession when it comes to all things regarding Dance music there is no question William Daniel is one of Scotland’s...

    #19 – William Daniel

    With a career spanning over a decade and an unhealthy obsession when it comes to all things regarding Dance music there is no question William Daniel is one of Scotland’s...

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  • With an obsession for dance music and DJing that began at the tender age of 12, Dean began his DJ career spinning rave and early house while working in Edinburgh’s...

    #20 – Dean Newton

    With an obsession for dance music and DJing that began at the tender age of 12, Dean began his DJ career spinning rave and early house while working in Edinburgh’s...

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