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Ever since the heady days of the UK Jungle music scene and 90's House Music to todays world of the dreaded EDM melee Darren Holland's business has always been one of Underground House Music. He has and still successfully taken an array diverse roles in the underground music business from being an International DJ/Promoter to Consultancy to liaison to corp brands of an audio tech persuasion. He is sponsored by Sennheiser and and has worked closely with the likes of Numark, Adidas Originals, Gemini Pro-audio to name a few. Starting off as a feature writer then quickly moving onto the world of the DJ he has not stopped learning and mastering new fields as he has physically moved around the western world. He has been on advisory committees and served as an advisor to the likes of DJ Pierre, Roy davis Jnr, Bobby n Steve and many other leaders in the Music business. He has been hand-picked for projects like the DJ Mixes launch on Beatport by OM Records.
Music is not the only field he has dabbled in as he has appeared in 4 major UK films as well and still works in many other fields most recently in merchandising consultancy and festival related projects. He has been a guest mixer and talker on many radio shows from Amsterdam to the Silicon Valley and is always very helpful and willing to pass on info for the greater good.
In 2006 he was asked to join a huge new club based in a West End club as a promoter and DJ and then with the help of Baldeelox affiliated producers, brands and DJ's from around the world the brand have successfully completed well received International Tours which has covered London Miami, Ibiza, Italy, New York, San Francisco, San Jose, Chicago, Netherlands, LA, Detroit, Portland and Philadelphia.
His many roles have included:
Project management (interim and long-term)
International Marketing/Promotions (club and Record label)
Club Promotion growth
Street Marketing Management
UK Club Residencies/Gigs:
MINISTRY OF SOUND, PACHA (FORMER RESIDENT), NEIGHBOURHOOD, CROSS, TELEGRAPH, BABALOU, TURNMILLS, BR1, BAR RUMBA, JUNK CLUB, BEAUBERRY HOUSE, WHITEHOUSE (CLAPHAM), CLUB SIN, HERBAL, MASS, EP LOUNGE, SeONE CLUB, EGG.
CHICAGO-Smart Bar/Croc Lounge/Bodi/Martini Ranch
NYC- Bar 13/TBA
BAY AREA SF/SJ- Funk Lab, The End Up, Cardiff Lounge, Monarch, Temple. Asiento, Project One.
PHILADELPHIA - Sundae Philadelphia, Vango, Arts Garage.
MIAMI- Adidas Originals Hotel Victor, Hotel Astor, Clevelander, Tantra, Shore Club, C-Level, 1020 Music Boxx, Sushi Samba, Blue, Diesel Store, Love Hate, Shore Club.
ITALY- Glass Bar, Costa Verde
選択されたディスコグラフィ Darren Holland
Baldeelox Records 28 releases and over 100 tracks