Mix of the Day: Robin Ball (Groovepressure)
Robin Ball is a dance music maverick.
He’s been DJ’ing and putting on parties since the age of 14 in his own un-conformist style. He’s run independent record labels and a music distribution company, tutored unruly kids in the art of DJ’ing and run a 3 piece live dance music group. At present he is most known for Memory Box. A Memory Box party covers the history of electronic club music, hearing its origins from the legends and luminaries, previous guests have included Nighmares On Wax, Trevino, Leftfield, DJ Pierre, Luke Vibert, Greg Wilson, Egyptian Lover, Farley Jackmaster Funk, Phil Hartnoll (Orbital), A Guy Called Gerald (live), 808 State, Saytek (Live), Hardfloor, Mr C, Tyree Cooper, Darren Emerson, Tom Middleton, Pinch, Plastician, Altern-8, Fabio & Grooverider, Unique 3, Justin Robertson, Renegade Soundwave, Blapps Posse…..
Over the years as a DJ Robin has delivered his unique sound alongside a whole host of dance music’s stars. From luminaries Andrew Weatherall and Gilles Peterson to old-skool icons like Carl Cox, Sasha and Leftfield, through Detroit techno legends Kevin Saunderson and Stacey Pullen to UK drum & bass heroes Sub Focus and Dillinja and underground innovators Luke Slater and Underground Resistance.
Groovepressure is a previous alias, which is back by popular demand after a 13 year hiatus. Groovepressure was at the forefront of the scene back in the day, with support for its tech house, Chicago and Detroit styled releases coming in from big wigs like Laurent Garnier and Andrew Weatherall.
Check out his Mix of the Day below or download it here