A Music Producer from Midlands before rising to prominence in underground house, the Midlands-based beat-maker was smashing the Bassline scene and bagged two No.1 chart spots on the BBC 1Xtra charts knocking the mighty T2’s Heartbroken off the No.1 spot with his Nicole Groove remix. This hurled the Midlands Producer into the top spot of the scene. Gracing labels like Rossi B & Luca (Ministry of Sound) label More 2 da Floor, Northern Line Records and Marcus Nasty’s We R Bass with the type of dancefloor pressure steeped in Northern, Niche-inspired bounce.
Releases on Brazilian label Tobus (Sammy W & Alex E from Cuff) Beatdown records (Sonny Fodera), Sleepin is Cheatin (Tom Zanetti), Abyss Records, House Entertainment Records, We R Bass, More 2 da floor, Northern Line Records, MFR, Eastside Records and Top Shelf Material Records, X5 Dubs seemingly churns out warehouse workouts every week.
X5 Dubs propagate a new approach to House music, which makes his sets fresh, original and unforgettable. Blending heavy bass tracks with smooth vocals has been one of the secrets behind his success. X5 Dubs has fast became one of the most booked DJs smashing sets in the U.K and abroad and gracing the stage at many a festival.
When it comes to production, being able to balance the delicate with the dangerous is one of X5’s key strengths as a producer, as is his ability to pull samples from the most unexpected of places and completely switch it up.
A technically skilled DJ and superior talent in the scene, we’re expecting X5 Dubs to terrorise clubs with his shuddering bass-house jams deep into next year, and the year after that…