The Online Home of UK DJ / Producer Chris Read.

News

Isaac Hayes_Stax Crop

WhoSampled x Stax Records: Isaac Hayes ‘The Spirit of Memphis’

No Comments

I recently worked on a great project curating content for a WhoSampled mini-site in support of the forthcoming Stax Records release, ‘Isaac Hayes: The Spirit of Memphis’. Explore the history of Isaac’s early life plus the influence of his seminal recordings for the Stax label via playlists, infographics and interactive[…]

Read More »
Southbank_Terrace_A3_17-2

DJ Set at Southbank Center: Bank Holiday Saturday

No Comments

I’m pleased to be playing again at ‘History of Hip Hop’ at London’s Southbank center this Saturday for another of Doctor’s Orders’ great outdoor terrace parties. DJs will be playing music across the eras staring with the 70s material mid afternoon and taking things right through to the present day.[…]

Read More »
IMG_5320

Interview for Okayplayer

No Comments

I was recently my honor to be interviewed for the cultural oracle that is OkayPlayer. Predictably a bit of work related stuff for starters, but also some chat about the recent Pugs Atomz album, historical stuff and some future bits and pieces. With thanks to Madeleine Byrne who conducted the[…]

Read More »