2012 TOP 20 Archive

  • Over 20 years in the game and Mallorca Lee still maintains a unique Punk rock approach to both DJ’ing & music production that has helped him blow up the boundaries...

    #1 – Mallorca Lee

    Over 20 years in the game and Mallorca Lee still maintains a unique Punk rock approach to both DJ’ing & music production that has helped him blow up the boundaries...

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  • 2012 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

    2012 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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  • 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...

    #3 – 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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  • 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...

    #4 – 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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  • It was April 20th 1989 when young Scotsman Craig Wilson saw his first light of day. Son of the late DJ Tom Wilson, you could say music runs in the...

    #5 – Craig Wilson

    It was April 20th 1989 when young Scotsman Craig Wilson saw his first light of day. Son of the late DJ Tom Wilson, you could say music runs in the...

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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...

    #6 – 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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  • 2012 has by far been Jase’s strongest year both production and performance wise. With Regular bookings for one of Scotland’s biggest promoters – Colours. Including Supporting 2manydjs, Paul van Dyk,...

    #7 – Jase Thirwall

    2012 has by far been Jase’s strongest year both production and performance wise. With Regular bookings for one of Scotland’s biggest promoters – Colours. Including Supporting 2manydjs, Paul van Dyk,...

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  • Edinburgh born, Barrie Wilkins first broke onto the scene after winning Radio Forth’s Tom Wilson award back in 2006 and has since gone onto be regarded as one of the...

    #8 – Barrie Wilkins

    Edinburgh born, Barrie Wilkins first broke onto the scene after winning Radio Forth’s Tom Wilson award back in 2006 and has since gone onto be regarded as one of the...

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  • From the UK’s coolest clubs to the sunshine of Ibiza and back again, DJ Jack Eye Jones specialises in memorable nights with his unique personality stamped all over them. Whether...

    #9 – Jack Eye Jones

    From the UK’s coolest clubs to the sunshine of Ibiza and back again, DJ Jack Eye Jones specialises in memorable nights with his unique personality stamped all over them. Whether...

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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’...

    #10 – 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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  • 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...

    #11 – 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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  • 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...

    #12 – 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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  • EARLY DAYS John Newall has always had a passion for music at an early age, but it wasn’t until 2001 that he bought himself his first set of decks. Being...

    #13 – John Newall

    EARLY DAYS John Newall has always had a passion for music at an early age, but it wasn’t until 2001 that he bought himself his first set of decks. Being...

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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...

    #14 – 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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  • Garry Heaney has been involved in the music scene since 2004, learning his trade from continual practice. Garry decided to venture into promotions through his own brand ‘Rehab’, with a...

    #15 – Garry Heaney

    Garry Heaney has been involved in the music scene since 2004, learning his trade from continual practice. Garry decided to venture into promotions through his own brand ‘Rehab’, with a...

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  • Will Atkinson in his own right, continues to explode through 2012 at quite a speed. The 21 year old, originally from Orkney, now based in Glasgow began mixing records at...

    #16 – Will Atkinson

    Will Atkinson in his own right, continues to explode through 2012 at quite a speed. The 21 year old, originally from Orkney, now based in Glasgow began mixing records at...

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  • Ancient prophets may have predicted the end of the world in 2012 but they failed to predict the meteoric rise of Stephen Kirkwood. After finding his feet in the world...

    #17 – Stephen Kirkwood

    Ancient prophets may have predicted the end of the world in 2012 but they failed to predict the meteoric rise of Stephen Kirkwood. After finding his feet in the world...

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  • In the past two decades, Slam have defined techno in Scotland, cultivated many artists of note on their Soma label, and remixed everyone from Daft Punk to Underworld. The legendary...

    #18 – Slam

    In the past two decades, Slam have defined techno in Scotland, cultivated many artists of note on their Soma label, and remixed everyone from Daft Punk to Underworld. The legendary...

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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...

    #19 – 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...

    #20 – 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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