The Young Punx are an English-based electronic dance music group whose eclectic and energetic style encompasses french house, breakbeat and drum and bass, mashed up with elements as diverse as 1980s pop music, rock music, disco and jazz. The Young Punx's music is created by producer, multi-instrumentalist and singer Hal Ritson in collaboration with an eclectic collective of guest musicians, producers and singers including Italian electro producer Phonat, virtuoso guitarist Guthrie Govan, co-founder of the act Cameron Saunders, DJ Nathan Taylor and vocalists such as Yolanda Quartey of Massive Attack, Count Bass D, Amanda Palmer and Laura Kidd of She Makes War.
Detention now likes to play on CDJ 3000's and the nexus 900 mixer to V10 mixer, but he started out playing on 2 Technic 1200’s and Vestax mixer, that he bought 2nd hand from a local music shop in 2003. After Vinyl came the digital age and a different style of DJing, learning quickly that Mac’s are the industry standard for anything Music. Then came Traktor, playing with controllers on a Native Instruments S4 Mk1 and then the S8. What does he do when he’s not Producing or DJing? Detention loves to take his dogs for walks anywhere in nature. Watch Historical documentaries and anything on National Geographic. Lacrosse is a big favorite as well as Football. Loves to explore the essence of a well home cooked meals!
Since his first release in 2008, Alan Fitzpatrick has released bombs on B-pitch Control, Drumcode, Edible Records, Rekids and of course his very own We Are The Brave imprint. A regular at some of the world's most iconic venues, Fitzpatrick is a global headliner with his ears firmly on the ground when it comes to finding new talent. The versatile producer kicks off 2020 with his highly anticipated Disco edit of Patrice Rushen’s ‘Haven’t You Heard’ on FFRR Records
Scott Menzies (Mendez) is a DJ/Producer from Scotland. Relatively new to the industry in terms of years under his belt, yet brandishing a strong passion and understanding for underground dance music. Initially lured in by the sounds of tech-house and techno, Mendez now finds himself delving more into disco, house and funk with jacking flavours.
Originally from the Midlands, Mark has spent his adult life living and working across the world, finally settling in Hastings, attracted by the vibrant music scene and the quirkiness of the seaside town. Mark has worked hard to establish his brand in the area, picking up residencies across the town and quickly becoming one of the most in demand local DJs. Originally from the Midlands, Mark has spent his adult life living and working across the world, finally settling in Hastings, attracted by the vibrant music scene and the quirkiness of the seaside town. Mark has worked hard to establish his brand in the area, picking up residencies across the town and quickly becoming one of the most in demand local DJs.