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DJ Rugrat

ArtForm: CityShowcase Act/Composer

Renowned for his quirky cut ups, cross genre mixing and his enthusiasm for the mix, DJ Rugrat began musically “blitzing” over a decade ago and has since gone from strength to strength. His presence will compel you as he channels music in his own expressive trademark style.

Rugrat began at the young age of 14, when he was given his much suited name. Since then he has played across the UK at some o...f the biggest and most prestigious venues; Ministry of Sound, Aura, Funky Buddah and Merah to name just a few.

He has played alongside the UK’s finest acts including Jay Sean, Chipmunk, Taio Cruz, Donaeo, Wiley, Kano, and Mr Hudson . His diversity shines through when names such as Babyshambles, Hard-Fi, Cut up Boys, Guru Josh Project, , Kelly Rowland, Blackstreet, and Soulja Boy are added to an ever growing list.
Rugrat has heightened his popularity and gained phenomenal recognition by DJing at the pre-concert parties of some of the world’s biggest artists. These include global icons Usher, Neyo and Trey Songs.

As well as playing all over the UK, Rugrat is being recognised all over the world. He won best newcomer DJ at the De Jam Festival in Antigua in 2009 and last year Rugrat hit the international circuit making a huge impact when he played in Frankfurt Germany at Mash Box.

Winning the ‘2006 KISS 100 DJ’ competition for the UK’s best up and coming DJ propelled his career even further. Rugrat has recently gone on to be a finalist in the ‘King Of The Decks’ (2010) competition. This publicity has led him to perform on highly established national radio stations such as the BBC (Mic Check show/Dj Kayper's V.I.P mix/The Bobby Friction show) and many more.

Rugrat has hosted numerous festivals including Astonbury - Birmingham's largest festival (09/10) as well as hosting the main stage with Love music Hate Racism festival for the last 3 years. He has also performed at Europe's biggest carnival; Notting-Hill.

Rugrat has been prolific in his advancement of the ‘Musical Movement’ and has dropped countless mix cd’s that have given the modern party-goer, the classic clubber and the retro raver an essential, diverse and eclectic mix. Rugrat feeds off collective crowd emotion and takes each individual listener on a journey that enhances and electrifies their experience bringing the music, the listener and the atmosphere into one stream of movement, a Musical Movement.

Biog as for City Showcase RTTB 2011

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City Showcase at RTTB 2011
Sunday 25.09.2011
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