Multi award-winning Friction is one of the most relentless and respected DJ / producers in the world. Deemed by Pete Tong himself “one of the big dogs”, he entered the coveted D&B Hall of Fame at the 2011 D&B Arena Awards. Known for his masterful technical ability behind the decks, his eclecticism and faultless taste, Friction mesmerises crowds on four decks with unreleased cuts, Shogun & SGN:Ltd unheard gems, classics and VIP's. He has made his name unmistakable to any bass music fan since his debuts in the early 2000's, so whether you're catching his radio show on BBC Radio 1 or a DJ set anywhere from LA, to Sydney or even Tokyo, you can be sure you won't be disappointed.
After releasing music on some of the genreʼs most legendary imprints such as Metalheadz and Hospital, in 2004 he founded his own label, Shogun Audio. With 10 years under its belt, it is a powerhouse in the world of bass music, complemented by its forward-thinking sister label, SGN:Ltd. Since then he has gone on to become the new face of Radio 1ʼs flagship D&B show, and continues to make his way through an ever-evolving musical landscape as well as curate world famous mix CD's for the likes of Fabriclive and Ministry Of Sound.
His constantly evolving remix CV includes the likes of Childish Gambino, Coasts, Wretch 32 & Example to name but a few. Past releases have seen Friction reach #5 in the Shazam chart and find a solid home on the Radio 1 playlist. No stranger to BBCRadio1, Friction regularly garners massive support from tastemakers Annie Mac, Mistajam, Danny Howard & Zane Lowe among others.