rEJEKT head honcho and all round international DJ superstar. Iain Taylor A.K.A Iain rEJEKT has been doing his thing since Manchester's fabled Hacienda back in 1995. His style is deep & rhythmic, Hypnotic and unobvious.
His productions paint a brooding melodic tale for the dance floor and have graced the sets of many of the worlds most respected DJs. His own skills as a DJ has won him much acclaim both critical and from actual real clubbers. He has held residencies with clubs like Space Ibiza, Sankeys Soap, Back To Basics and The Zoo Project.
JammHot are a Leeds and London-based production partnership consisting of Matt Mason and Jamie Adams.
Having separately pursued their own musical ventures, the two friends decided to draw on their differing backgrounds and influences to create their own heady blend of house that’s rich in musicality and sense of adventure, yet aimed squarely towards the dancefloor.
Perhaps inevitably given their expansive musical heritage, their sound continually evolves and over the past few years have seen the duo steadily build their profile with original productions and remixes on such DJ staples as Morris Audio, Leftroom and Dirt Crew, as well releasing their debut artist EP on Huxley’s Saints & Sonnets imprint.
Their burgeoning reputation as must-see DJ’s has also been enhanced through their residency at Ape-X in Newcastle which is infamous for it's incendiary atmosphere and cutting-edge line-ups.
Curses, AKA Luca Venezia, plays dark, romantic house and techno, punctuated by ethereal melodies, pounding rhythms and flashes of ’80s Italo disco.
Born in New York to Italian parents and now residing in Berlin, Venezia’s DJ sets and productions are anchored in house and techno, but pull together everything from cinematic film scores to post punk.
These eclectic influences collide in a unique blend of hard-hitting grooves and dreamy, nocturnal vibes.
Alongside his productions and DJ sets, Venezia has officially remixed
tunes for the likes of Maya Jane Coles, Skream, Amtrac, Armand
Van Helden, Moby and Petite Meller.
He releases via his own Safer At Night imprint, but has also with labels such as NEIN Records, Let’s Play House, Throne Of Blood and OFF Recordings.
Riki Inocente. Northern boy done good. Originally born and raised in the fortress city that is Sheffield, Riki now hails out of London. His no nonesense "Real House Music" sound has gained him some serious props from scene legends and aficionados alike leading to remixes for DJ Sneak, Todd Terry, Hector Moralez and Cajmere and releases on I'm A House Gangster, Robsoul, Great Lakes and King Street.
In 2015 Riki delivered his first EP for us. 3 tracks of his trademark sound. Warm organic House Music bubbling with gritty urban soul and dark brooding undertones that made it simply irresistable to get him published on our imprint. We look forward to much more from this man in the future.
Manchester based Nik Feral has in just 3 short years, fully embroiled himself in the Tech House/Techno scene with a string of well received productions and remixes, steadily adding weight to his cataloge, as well as being one half of Primal Nature and now releasing on world recognised labels such as Umek’s 1605 Music Therapy, Cubism Records, Sasha Carassi’s Globox and regular appearances on the likes of MUM - Manchester Underground Music.
Nik’s productions have been garnering increasingly frequent support from major players like Fergie, Slam, Drumcell, Dubfire, Laurent Garnier, & Danny Tenaglia to name but a few. Go On Son!
The main production alias for Iain Taylor and Mark Ashworth and the inspiration for starting our own label. When the rEJEKTS come together in the studio it is always with the intention of creating
something truly unique and interesting.
Their sturdy production values and uncompromising quest for quality have made them a staple part of the Techno elite's sets and mixes for over half a decade. The boys have been hard at work in the studio putting the finishing touches to the 7 Years Of rEJEKT compilation to be released in October 2014
Dudley Strangeways hails from the rich House Music heartland that is Nottingham, situated in the Industrial midlands of England his own unique music factory produces a raft of stripped backed funk laden grooves falling mainly under the Minimal / House / Techno / Experimental genre's, with much of his work seeing light through his own Leftback Records which celebrates 4 years in the game in 2018
Dudley's productions have also been picked up by heavyweight labels like Ovum (The mighty Josh Wink's seminal imprint), Holic Trax, Klasse, Something Different and Little Helpers often in collaboration with Leftback cohorts Michael McLardy and David Gtronic.
He has also built up a prolific career as a DJ with recent sets at Egg London, The Rainbow Venues Birmingham and on Boiler Room
Deo & Z-Man are bloodbrothers from Hamburg with Italian roots. They grew up influenced by different styles from psyrock to italopop & Hip Hop. Now they blend eveverything in a multifaceted way to release on various labels such as compost and opsm. Known for impressive live sets, enthusiastic dj gigs and innovative production skills Deo & Z-Man continually strive to inovate and excite.
Having fallen in love with a diversity of good electronic music they started playing regularly at legendary clubs like Pudel club Hamburg and the Golden Gate Berlin. Still influenced by Hip Hop and other music styles of their younger days they craft energetic and creative DJ sets and analoge live-shows. Always open minded and never sticking to acertain style the brothers develop and interpretate their own definition of a lively and colourful sound coming straight out of the cosmos.
Mykel Haze is the brainchild of Manchester scene stalwart Mike Haynes of Disco Electronica fame. With this new production alias he explores the deeper echelons of his musical tastes.
After a few collaborations and solo projects started to make the rounds his first major release came on Hot Creations in the form of 'Computer Love’ with other releases soon following on Kaluki VA, Hot Waves, King Street and now on his own imprint DER.
After releasing on rEJEKTS as part of the M.O.D.E.M project it was an easy decision to get Mykel back on the label once we'd heard his new styles. Also look out for his excellent Kosmic Disko project with fellow "serious head" Monoman (Robsoul).
Gamal Kabar epitomises everything that has the world so excited about the fresh and exciting new school of producers hailing from the UK. Originally producing under the moniker Saint German, his distinct and accomplished productions were quickly snapped up by some of Europe's most respected labels.
Now producing under his own name he's gone on to release on seminal labels like Pokerflat, Dessous and Claude Von Stroke’s Mothership imprint and most recently on rEJEKT mUSIC. Gamal's sound is warm and inviting, percussive and deep, peppered with rhythmic stabs, rolling bass and perfectly placed melodies.