AMO (Sonicbreaks UK)

AKA DJ AMO UK

Biography


Iam a DJ and Turnatablist from the west Midlands UK. Here's a brief outline of what my career has involved so far.
Bought my first decks in 1987 at the age of 16 after listening to Chad Jackson and DJ Cheese in the DMC finals.
Started playing out as a Hip Hop DJ/Turntablist in 1989 but crossed over to the rave scene in 1990.
1998 I signed to Distance records with breakbeat act "Gravity Wheel". Released album "BullDogTunaWasp"
I moved to DJing in the back rooms and teamed up with my right hand man Bluey. We began playing funk, breaks and hip hop on 4 decks under the name "Amo&Bluey" and also "SonicBreaks".
In 2000 I signed to wolverhamptons Hip Hop label "Wolftown Recordings" where I featured on albums "Legendary Status" and "International Rhyme Spitting".
2004 started recording with Indie/hip hop crossover band "Tukazon"
2008 retired from Djing
2013 I'm back in the studio doing mixtapes and just having fun.
2014 I have 2 residencies playing Hip Hop in Wolverhampton.

Residencies


Tricksta's Sunday Sessions
Hip Hop
Sundays
Beats and Bars
Hip Hop
Saturdays

Serato Products


Rane SL1