Koothoomi Records currently have the below artists on their books. If you wish to hire / book any of our acts, or would like any more information on them, please contact us at Koothoomi@live.co.uk.
Lee James (aka DJ Jama / Lostboybeat)Lostboybeat is a DJ from Essex with over 12 years experience of DJ'ing at clubs, bars, festivals, pubs, radio and parties.
He is extremely passionate about UK Garage in particular, and plays and owns a lot of house and hip-hop records. Influences range through almost every style of music at some stage or another including electro, disco, r&b, pop, drum & bass, jungle, hardcore rave, indie, rock, ska and northern soul. A music fanatic with a wide knowledge of most genres. Lee began his own project 'Lostboybeat' in early 2011, focusing on creating a name for himself performing high-energy live sets, to which he gained relative success, culminating in a booking from Adidas to be resident DJ on their 2012 'Take the Stage' Olympic games commercial shoots. As Lostboybeat, Lee has played at various gigs and gained a respectable Essex/London based following.
Lee's preferred format when playing live, recording mixes or just practicing, is vinyl and turntables (a complete vinyl junkie); He is also very comfortable on CDJ's, and familiar with software such as Ableton Live.
Below are some of the places Lostboybeat has played:
Adidas - 'Take The Stage' Resident DJ for London 2012 Olympic Games commercials (Hackney, London)
Koko - Resident for PushMusic (Camden, London)
DMC Young UKDJ finalist 2002
The Finsbury - Resident at monthly night 'Rollplay' (Finsbury Park, London)
Queen of Hoxton - PushMusic Residency (Shoreditch, London)
The Hoxton Pony - PushMusic Event (Shoreditch, London)
Bookclub (Shoreditch, London)
Hoxton Bar & Kitchen - PushMusic Residency (Shoreditch, London)
93 Feet East (Brick Lane, London)
MOS 'Baby Box' (London)
Smiffy SummerssonSmiffy Summersson is an acoustic solo artist who writes and performs his own songs (either on his own or with a percussionist). Smiffy Summersson has played at The 100 Club, Astoria and many other venues when he was part of the band The Secret Members, who were signed to a record label owned by a guitarist from the Cockney Rejects, and have been supported by Max Splodge, The Gonads (Gary Bushell's band) and they supported the Cockney Rejects numerous times. To find out more about Smiffy Summersson or for bookings check out his myspace page Smiffy Summersson.
Kita And The HatThis Dance Music duo consist of Kita, an experienced clubber and ideologist, and The Hat, who since the early 90's has moved through music technology with the times.
DJ Matt Whittet – aka Techno ChemistMatt Whittet has been Djing in and around the UK for 14 years; At a tender age of 14 he bought his first set of technic 1210s, and it is from there his passion for playing good music has grown. His early musical influences were Frankie Knuckles. As a youngster growing up Matt was brought up listening to Acid House – which in the 80’s/90s was dominating the UK Club scene, and since then has been on a musical journey which has led him to earn the alias of ‘Techno Chemist’.
Xtra terrestrial co.Xtra terrestrial co. are a DJ act playing either House nights, funk disco upbeat motown, or hardcore and trance nights.
J-Lee PopeJ-Lee Pope is a DJ available for bookings. He plays a wide range of tech-minimal house, old skool and break/big beat. Venues he has played include Turnmills, Lightbox, The Egg Club, Raindance and was a resident at The Basement in Spain. These are just a selection of clubs that J-Lee Pope has played, and he has played most Essex and London clubs.
John ColeJohn Cole is a producer and DJ that plays progressive house, electro, breaks and has played at Stereo in Newcastle and The Tribal Gathering. He has also played at Planet Hollywood in Ayia Napa. John Cole is currently teaming up with other producers and is available for DJing and to produce remixes.
We are looking for the hottest new acts, so if you have what it takes then please get in touch.
If you wish for Koothoomi Records to consider signing your act to our record label, or for us to get your act gigs and bookings please get in touch via the contact page, send us a link to your myspace page or website, or email your demo to us in MP3 format.