Hale. London Radio: Celebrating Music Culture
I Started out in the early 80s doing house parties and local pubs and eventually branching out to my local clubs.
When he arrived in South London from Japan in 1988, DJ Mastakut found a home in the blues-dance scene, and hasn’t looked back. His collection of hard-to-find groove and jazz records has earned him recent nights DJing at Brixton’s Upstairs at the Ritzy, Dalston’s Brilliant Corners, and other clubs throughout London.
R&B flavas with a little touch of hip-hop! Also some old school and new school urban style. A top blend of classic-meets-fresh with a twist that keeps you intrigued to the end. Victor Vibes mixes with digital double CD turntables streamed at top quality through your laptop or device!
My DJ career spans from the late 70s. I am a founding member of the infamous Galaxy Soul Shuttle sound system, the original underground, warehouse & house party specialist
Been A Vintage Vinyl Collector For A Number Of Years, And Been Djing for about 10. My Show Will Consist of Ecclectic Jazz Selections, Soul ,Funk Reggae And of Course Boom Bap Hip Hop Classics. A Mixed Bag of Edutainment, Musical Melodica,And Laughter!
DJing since 1996 and learning to mix in Switzerland, DJ Colsie got his start as a house musician before making it into the London club scene. Watching some of the greatest DJ’s at the time, such as Jeremy Healy, Graham Gold, Matt Lamont, and Timi Magic, he mastered the art of making the crowd move and respond making his musical destiny inevitable
Good Groove Wednesdays is one show split in two that ensures you'll keep on funking! Named in honour of Derek B, the London man who created mixtapes, DJs Colsie and M.Groove offer a broad spectrum of spiritual vibes from soul, funk, boogie, rare grooves, disco, and all things house. Every week this soulful house due offers something different to inspire your mind, body, and sou
About Christian As a club DJ, I don't have that much experience, but music is my medicine. Grew up as a teenager with Steely Dan and Frank Zappa, until in 1981 two albums changed my horizon. Fuse One and ( Silk ) Fuse One, both on CTI. I discovered all the fusion musicians of that time and started collecting their solo records + have seen almost all of them in concert all over Europe.
Hi Guys, I'm Master Lee for music resulted in me joining a band called Room 9 singing rock music we released an album in 2013 and headlined The Kentish Town HMV Forum. A lover and geek of all forms of music, but with a real soft spot for Reggae due to my parents huge collection
DJ Arty started spinning at Valentino's in Tottenham back in 1976 and has been doing it ever since, also curating nights at Rudolph's and Bumbles in Wood Green. His tastes are eclectic, with reggae and ska being his forte but soul, jazz, funk and late '70s and '80s disco are also in his repertoire.
A musical connoisseur since an early age, who developed a real love and passion for all things music, in particular reggae. He has been charming groups and audiences for many years using a mixture of good musical selection and deep-thinking humour.
DJ Afrogrooves has been collecting vinyl since the seventies and has deep knowledge and a wide-ranging collection of all genres of Black Music including Soul and Reggae as well as the aforementioned styles. He chooses to focus on the above genres as he believes the music has an important message that needs to be heard, and is as relevant today as it was when it was made - if not more so - and with the extended show, he gets the chance to stretch out and deliver the tracks in their full glory. Afrogroove has gained significant experience in radio broadcast and is an attribute to Hale London.
Once a month Nick Blow takes you on a journey into the deeper end of house. Exploring old and new offerings from around the globe Nick hovers in that space around 120bpm blending a fusion of soul, jazz, afro, and latino sensitivities to create a thoroughly post-modern mix that is a a good on the dance floor as it is in the bedroom!
Vinyl Treasures features classic tracks and rarely heard covers, overlooked album tracks and funky curiosities featuring Soul Classics, 60s & 70s R&B, Funk, Disco, Blaxploitation Soundtracks and Library Music (KPM etc).
DJ Algoriddim is a reggae disc jockey as well as the builder and co-operator of the Riddim Macka sound system. He hosted the Algoriddim Sounds radio program for 20 years in Chicago on WHPK 88.5 FM
Paul is an audio maker from Blackburn, Lancashire. He holds a practice led PhD in Sound Studies from the University of Sussex. The work, ‘You Sound Like a Broken Record’, was voted in the top ten experimental albums of the year by 'A Closer Listen' magazine 2018.
Wayne C. McDonald is an #ActorSlashDJ. Under a range of different monikers, he's produced and remixed for the likes of Grammy-nominated Musiq Soulchild, Jessie J, Christina Milian, and Busta Rhymes.
Francesc and Josep founded Wake Up Jamaica in 2018. United by their passion for Jamaican oldies, they agreed there was a lack of original Jamaican sounds in Barcelona's reggae scene, therefore decided to do something about it.
DJ CocoBean is one of the newest presenters to Hale London. As an avid music lover and collector he has finally taken the steps on the wheels of steel. With musical tastes that span across many genres, he keeps his ear to the ground in search of good sound. In addition to presenting, DJ CocoBean loves supporting new talent and interviewing recording artists, alongside volunteering in the community.