Posts Tagged ‘curl & dean’

rejectbeats @ fluid

17 March, 2011

Hey everyone!

The lovely peeps at Rejectbeats are throwing another party at Fluid in London this Saturday night and you’re invited! It’s gonna be a cracking party with a superb line up of DJs to keep your bums wiggling ’til the wee small hours.

Here’s the deets…

Rejectbeats @ Fluid, Farringdon, London

Saturday 19th March – 10pm-4am

Mobius (Ape Music / Dusted Breaks)
Curl & Dean (Big Square Records / Scarcity Records)
That Girl DJ vs. High Eight (Boomslang / Re-Connect Records)
Danny Reject & Kimpossible (rejectbeats / Big Beat Reunion)
Hubie (NSB Radio)
Kool Hertz (Funk Shui)
3 Parts DJ (Thump)

breaks // dirty house // dub step // dnb // big beat // funk

For further details check out http://www.rejectbeats.co.uk

Check out the Facebook event page here

We have a limited number of places on the concessions list, so if you’d like to be on it, drop us a message with your full name before 6pm on Thursday 17th March (that’s tonight!)

See you down the front!

Hubie x

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download HUBIE SOUNDS 014

27 May, 2010

Hey everyone!

Thanks for tuning in the other night, we hope you enjoyed the show. Big ups to Curl & Dean for providing us with an excellent guest mix. Make sure you check them out next time they’re playing somewhere near you 😉

This show is now available to download from the NSB Radio archives, just click the link below…

>> Download Hubie Sounds 014 <<

Here’s the show tracklist…
* Junior Parker – Tomorrow Never Knows (CDR)
* King DJ – Attack Of The Killer Monks (Bear Funk)
* Dirty Dubsters – Do What You Wanna (Break-Down)
* Bush Doctors – Rockin’ On A Speaker (Bush Doctors)
* Johnny Pluse – The Beechmount Carpark Waltz (Bula Beats)
* The Chemical Brothers – Swoon (Freestyle Dust)

** Curl And Dean Guest Mix **
Curl & Dean – Kabul – Merka Remix (Big Square Records)
Future Funk Squad – Audio Damage – Curl & Dean Remix (CDR)
Curl & Dean – Bantha (Scarcity)
Curl & Dean – Snow Buddha (Big Square Records)
Leigh Vincent – Oscar – Curl & Dean Remix (Hype Muzik)
Curl & Dean – Shining Path (NSB Uncovered Ape Music)
Kovacs – Padfoot – Curl & Dean Remix (CDR)
Curl & Dean – One Night (CDR)

* The Krays Ft. Ebony Bones – We’re Ready When You Are (Abracada)
* DJ Icey – Amtrak (Zone)
* Deekline, Dustin Hulton & Sporty-O – Apple Bottom (Rat)
* Slyde – Move Ya Body – Rolla Mix (Slybeats)
* Yolanda Be Cool – Afro Nuts – Douster Remix & Herve Beats VIP Mix (Cheaper Thrills)
* Tom Staar – Two Tone Simms (Moda)
* Dirty Super Car – Get A Grip – VIP Edit (Grand Hotel)
* Filthy Rehab – Strut Your Stuff – The Fez! Remix (Kiss My Bass)
* Mr B – Serious (Re:Connect)
* Simian Mobile Disco Ft. Beth Ditto – Cruel Intentions – Far Too Loud Re-Fix (CDR)
* Elite Force – The Law Of Life – Revampled Version (U & A)
* Plump DJs vs The Beatles vs Kelis – The Volcano Coalition (CDR)
* The Chemical Brothers – Chemical Beats (Freestyle Dust)
* Flight Of The Conchords – Too Many Dicks (On The Dancefloor) (Sub Pop)
* The Chemical Brothers Ft. The Flaming Lips – The Golden Path (Freestyle Dust)

Make sure you tune into the next edition of Hubie Sounds for a Chemical Brothers Special on Tuesday 15th June @ 9pm UK time – live and direct on NSB Radio!

Hubie x

HUBIE SOUNDS with special guests Curl And Dean

24 May, 2010

Hey everyone!

Hubie Sounds is back on the interweb airwaves this Tuesday. This time around, as well as the usual selection of hot new joints and stone cold classics, we’ve got an exclusive guest mix from essex-based breakbeateers Curl And Dean. Here’s all you need to know about the dynamic duo…

Curl & Dean grew up in different parts of Essex immersed in hip hop culture, spraying walls & spitting into mics in the long hot summers of their youth. It was after the dungaree & floppy hat raves of ’89 that Curl bought his first keyboard, soon adding a 707 & 950 sampler, he started to PA to the ‘hands in the air’ rave circuit.

Meanwhile, Deano Bobalino (Boba), with his love for hip hop beats, started to learn the art of DJing, getting his first pair of decks as an xmas present at the age of 15. It was not long before he started to DJ & MC on the local pirate radio stations before throwing himself into the ‘hardcore you know the score’ rave scene.

After several releases on his own progressive label, Curl was introduced to Boba, who at the time was a member of the breakbeat band Axcess, which lead to a remix courtesy of Axcess for his label ‘Free for a Girl’. However, it was during a summer break in Ibiza, that Curl, with his early house and progressive background was introduced by Boba to the sound of breaks. This introduction convinced them – whilst supping yet another cold San Miguel on their inflatable shark lilos – to blend their musical production styles, thus creating the Curl & Dean Sound.

Shortly thereafter, Big Square Records head-bearded-honcho (and one-time Hubie Sounds guest DJ) Big Nick D asked the lads to remix a Ben & Lex tune ‘Floorburn’, this was followed by a further release of their own ‘Kabul’ which featured an excellent Merka Remix on the flip. The original was also licensed on the V2 released compilation LP ‘Urban Deluxe’.

Their follow-up release was the rolling sounds of the ‘Snow Buddha’, also released on Big Square Records with remixes from Future Funk Squad & MI Loki. The success of the ‘Buddha was literally measured in inches, causing the snow to fall all over the U.K from release, this little beauty earned a number 1 spot in the DJ Download Beats & Breaks Chart, a DJ magazine recommendation & support from many, including Jay Cunning’s Kiss FM show.

The lads also had a tune, ‘Shining Path’, featured on the NSB Uncovered compilation, released towards the end of ’09 on Ape Records. As well as throwing their own parties around London town, Curl & Dean present their own radio show on IBreaks Radio. Their next release, ‘Bantha’ is out soon on Scarcity, with remixes from Beta, Run Riot, Mesmer, Deriwer & Ruido, the lads also have some remixes due for release soon on Scarcity and Yellow Finger.

For more info about Curl & Dean, check out their myriad of websites and blogs here:

www.soundcloud.com/bobalino
www.facebook.com/curlanddean
www.myspace.com/curlanddean
www.twitter.com/curlanddean
www.curlanddean.com

We hope you can join us this Tuesday 25th May @ 9pm UK time, live and direct on NSB Radio!

Don’t forget to join us in the Chatroom!

For all the details, including how to tune in to NSB Radio, check out the Radio Show page!

Hubie x


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