Barry first found music when he borrowed his sister's record collection when he was about eight and was hooked. When Caroline started it was a new beginning, and he listened to all the stations, but Caroline was his favourite by far. Later he became a singer in a band, then started doing discos when he was 18. He joined Caroline in 1977, touring the country with the Caroline Roadshow for 10 years, having great fun. Barry helped with tender trips and worked on the Ross Revenge in '84 and '85. ...
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By Gemma Furbank. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
•PLEASE VOTE FOR GEMMA ON THE DJ LIST - THANK YOU http://thedjlist.com/djs/GEMMA_FURBANK/ • OFFICIAL VESTAX EUROPE PRO ARTIST alongside Carl Cox, PVD, Jeff Mills, Grooverider & more. • FOR TECHNO: SIGNED TO WWW.UNIONLABEL.IT alongside Alex Di Stefano, Alex D'Elia, Norbert Davenport, Nihil Young, Loco & Jam,Phuture Traxx, Citizen Kain, Worakls, D-Unity,Miniminds,Antoni Bios,Dualitik & more • TECHNO NORTH AMERICA: WWW.RE-KONSTRUKT.COM alongside Sasha Carassi, Alex Bau, Sam Paganini, Gayle San, Loco & Jam, Sutter Cane, Spektre, DJ Emerson, Tomy DeClerque Angel Costa, Tom Hades, Phunk Investigation, Dandi & Ugo, GoIDiva, A-Brothers, Mike Väth, Frank Sonic, Nihil Young, Hugo Paixao, Andres Gil, Hackler & Kuch, Submerge, Ricardo Garduno, Repressor, Erphun, Measure Divide, Yan Cook. ✪ BOOKING: • TECHNO WORLDWIDE : firstname.lastname@example.org • MEXICO email: Hipnotik_productions@hotmail.com • NORTH AMERICA: www.re-konstrukt.com/#!bookings/c61v • DEEP HOUSE/ELECTRONICA/TECH email: Rob at email@example.com Gemma Furbank is a hot Techno & House music rising star! As a DJ, she is well-known for bringing truly sublime tracks together with flawless precision... Inspired by a whole range of Artist's from her many year's of being an avid club dweller, but in particular - Paul Oakenfold where it all started for Gemma, and currently James Zabiela and his mind blowing technique. •August 2009 ESSTIGE DJ OF THE MONTH •January 2010 MANCHESTER’S BEST DJ finalist (as chosen for by online vote's) •August 2011 Gemma’s Ranking on www.thedjlist.com rocketed seeing her placed at No.139 In The World’s Best DJ’s No.4 Female DJ, becoming the UK’s No.1 female DJ sitting at No.22 overall in the UK’s Best DJ’s, No.1 Female Techno DJ in the world and No.20 overall in the World’s Best Techno DJ’s and again in The World’s Best House DJ’s ranked as No.1 Female and Number 46 overall. •September 2010 - Gemma is signed to www.unionlabel.it - a wicked techno label joining Alex D'Elia,Nihil Young,Norbert Davenport,Alex Di Stefano,Loco & Jam,Phuture Traxx, Citizen Kain, Worakls, D-Unity,Miniminds,Antoni Bios,Dualitik and more - a label that partner's Binary 404, Ready 2 Rock, Frequenza, CODE,Voodoo Records,Blending Rival Records and more. •January 2012 - VESTAX EUROPE - Test driving the amazing new, top of the range VCI-400 Software Controller! •January 2012 - SWISS SOUNDSYSTEM ARTISTS' ROSTA 2012 - With some of the Industries leading Artists and DJs! •GIG’S/INTERNATIONAL TOUR’S: 2009 saw a meteoric rise to the forefront of the Manchester and UK scene for Gemma. Regularly clocking up high profile gig’s throughout the UK, including regular slot’s at the DJ Mag’s World No.1 club SANKEYS, and it’s sister club SPEKTRUM, gig's at GOODGREEF 53 Degrees Preston , GOODGREEF Sankeys Mcr, HOUSEJUNKI & SCREWBALL Mcr, THE VENUE Dumfries, UBER Carlisle, TRUTH Preston, VERTU Birmingham, AVICI WHITE Mcr, LABEL Mcr, AREA 51 Mcr, PLUSH Mcr, FULL MOON PROMOTIONS Boat parties Mcr, LE CLUB Long Eaton, also playing UK Festival’s including REVIVAL SUMMER SOUNDSYSTEM Blackburn, RAVENTSTONEDALE Cumbria, MOZFEST Lancs, with many other gig’s beside’s. Gig’s from all over the world have been flowing nicely, Gemma is taking the International Circuit by storm! Seeing in the year 2010, headlining in Pune, India. With bookings for Bahrain, Egypt and Lebanon, and headlining the world’s biggest brand MINISTRY OF SOUND’s world tour’s, including Hurghada Egypt, tour’s of India, Dubai, Montpelier, Mauritius and France. Gemma made her Irish debut at one of Europe’s biggest festival’s in 2010. OXEGEN FESTIVAL, an event that attract’s over 90,000 reveller’s daily, being interviewed for IMTV - with her co-produced track "Sub-Sonic" opening up the festival! December 2011, saw Gemma make her long awaited German debut, something that Gemma had always wanted to do being a Techno dj - it's safe to say she definitely put her stamp on thing's and Germany lapped her up. More German gig's are to follow in 2012 including Gemma debuting at Ruhr In Love Open Air Festival! 2012 is already shaping up well, with VESTAX Europe asking Gemma to test drive their new Top Of The Range Software Controller - VCI 400! Gemma also has booking's lined up throughout Europe, starting with Zurich SWITZERLAND in Feb, and Zagreb CROATIA, Playing alongside Gemma's DJ idol JAMES ZABIELA on Easter Sunday for UBER CARLISLE, A new Residency starting in INDIA seeing Gemma out there every month, Fresh India Tour including also headlining again with one of her Idol's ! "I play a very eclectic mix, and basically think genres can be very stifling! If it sounds shit hot..it sounds shit hot! I play it! haha Genres create rules, and i love to break rules!" She plays Prog house/Prog Breaks/Deep House/Electronica/Tech-House/Techno - she likes to call it 'Eclectronic music'! ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪♫ •RADIO SHOW FRIDAYS FROM 7-8pm GMT / 2-3pm EST: GEMMA FURBANK PRESENTS MELOMANIAC http://danceradio.ca/ • EVERY 2ND WEEK,THURS 10PM - 12AM RADIO SHOW WITH SPECIAL GUEST MIXERS: http://manchesterglobal.co.uk/ PREVIOUS GUESTS: •KAISERDISCO •ALAN FITZPATRICK •UMEK •SUBFRACTAL •PHUNK INVESTIGATION •DAVE SENAN (SENATOR) •LOCO AND JAM •TOMY DECLERQUE •MISTRESS DE FUNK •M.O.D.E •ANTONI BIOS •MATT SMALLWOOD •ALEX D'ELIA & NIHIL YOUNG •REBEKAH •ALEX NEMEC & FILIP •PHUTURE TRAXX •BUGGED •DUB WAY •LUCCA •STEVE MURREL •LOGIZTIK SOUNDS •ERPHUN •MR HENRY VON •PETRAE FOY •CARI LEKEBUSCH •SASHA CARASSI •TOM HADES •CARLO LIO •ALEX DIS TEFANO •STEPHAN BODZIN STILL TO COME: •OLIVER HUNTEMANN - JAN 26TH •MAX COOPER - FEB 9TH •SIAN - FEB 23RD •FERGIE •SPEKTRE •PSYCATRON •MATT COOPER •SPEKTRE + MANY MORE ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♪♫ QUOTES ABOUT GEMMA ; •CHRIS MASSEY (UBERCHIC): "Top girl, top dj and all round nice gal! A real original sound in your sets of which i have heard 3 now and been mightly impressed each & everytime, big things ahead i dare say!!! ;-)" •PHIL CAINE : "STEFF SMITH & GEMMA FURBANK ABSOLUTE GENIUS IN THE STUDIO !!! WATCH OUT FOR THESE 2 !!! " •PETRAE FOY: "Gemma is one of mine to watch mate! "