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Welcome to The Dave – love Summers Home of all things house music

this year the dave will be having a much bigger tent as we will be celebrating the 30 year anniversary of 1989 – the 2nd summer love. many of the dj’s and crew in the dave have been involved with house music in the uk since the very beginning so you can expect something a bit special

confirmed lineuP for 2019

Line up for The Dave at Love Summer Festival 2019 - Plymouth, Devon, PL7 5BN

friday
9th august 2019

dave pearce

The creator and original presenter of BBC Radio 1’s Dance Anthems—Dave Pearce has been a driving force in the UK Dance Scene for many years. Renowned for his energetic uplifting and anthemic “big room” sets incorporating Trance/Electro house and Progressive interwoven with reworked classics and also for his Trance Anthems and Pure Trance sets.

Dave Pearce has sold over 1 million mix compilation albums in the UK with numerous top 5 UK Chart positions. He has held residencies in Ibiza, Ministry Of Sound in London and BCM in Mallorca. He has played at all the major dance festivals including Creamfields and has been featured three times in DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs in the world.

henry the eighth

DJ Henry The Eighth
Promoter and DJ for uSED gOODS & CONSEQUENCE! EVENTS. Previous residencies for House Trap Guest DJ for The Fusion Project and  Ministry of Sound and Kitchen Disko

onset

ONSET is a synergetic collaboration between DJ Ritchie Martin and producer Jordon P, creating underground house tracks that will get any floor rocking

name is critical

n-cryption

Having gone from strength to strength has now played at numerous club nights and festivals throughout the south of the uk, including Ministry of Sound, Kitchen Disco, All things House, Hidden retreat weekender and Love Summer festival as well as being a Recharged resident. Alongside two friends Plastachio and The Bad hatter Ncryption is also one of the promoters behind a new and upcoming psy trance night called Fluid Frequencies.

N cryption’s style is on the darker and more progressive side and includes, House, Techno and Psytrance.

iain cross

As a regular on the dance floor Iain really understands just how a track can make you feel. His production’s always do the damage. They fuse styles together that have inspired him on his trance missions across the globe, as a dedicated Trance fan.
With countless releases hitting the top ten on Beatport and Trackitdown, numerous Radio 1 plays and Mixmag Tune of the Month honours, Iain’s successful career has spanned over 20 years and has paved the way for him to play in various countries and in some of the biggest clubs and for some of the biggest brands including…Home Sydney, Amnesia Ibiza, Q-Dance Holland, Ministry of Sound UK, Slinky, Slammin Vinyl & countless appearances around the UK.

nick coles

Club & Event Appearances: 
Ibiza Sonica Radio, Space Ibiza, The Gallery, Ministry Of Sound, Cream @ Amnesia, Judgement Sundays @ Eden, Toolroom Knights, Carl Cox Closing Party @ Space, Pukka Up, The Zoo Project Ibiza, Ibiza Rocks, Random @ Hush/Ibiza, Kanya Ibiza, BE @ Space Ibiza, Gigalum London, Koolwaters, Ripsnorter, Kitchen Disko, Claires Torquay, Dance Academy Plymouth, Tranz@ction Truro, Waveform Festival UK, Heroes Magaluf, Full Moon Party Koh Panghan/Thailand, The Bud Club & many more exciting parties over the last 17 years! UK, Slinky, Slammin Vinyl & countless appearances around the UK.

SATURday
10th august 2019

BRANDON BLOCK

Quote from Brandon

My favourite thing about DJing is seeing crowds go mental. It’s fantastic. It makes your job worth doing – it’s everything you work for. It just makes it so good to see the happy faces, enjoying themselves… everyone’s in there, waving their arms in the air. It’s a DJ’s dream.

MR K

quality tom

Involved in the UK festival and party scenes for over 25 years, with a broad, eclectic musical taste spanning the last 100 years, I started mixing in 2000 and have been at it ever since.
I’ve played at most of the UK’s big events including Glastonbury, Boomtown, Secret Garden Party, Bestival, Shambala, Beautiful Days, Glade, Big Chill etc… as well as in countries as far afield as Egypt, Portugal, Thailand, and Peru.

Now living in Wales, I’m playing out regularly in the area at nights such as Swing City and Black House, at choice festivals during the summer, and further afield when invited -have tunes will travel! 🙂 . Please contact me for details.

madame twisted

Julie Chamberlain aka Madame Twisted, held her first residency at Club X Cardiff for many years playing out Hard House to the crowds in the infamous back room. Over the last 10 years she has played various Club nights up & down the country progressing to a more Minimal sounding vibe. Julie has been a guest DJ for brands such as Cellar door, Origina-L ,Journey, Dirty Knees, Escape Gets Filthy plus many more.
Julie was an All Girls On Decks finalist, judged by Lisa Lashes held at the SSR studios in Manchester in 2015. Fighting off some tough competition Julie made it into the top 5 ladies eventually finishing runner up in the competition.

Dj Gap & Klass MC

Oldskool UKG, Hardcore, D&B, Jungle & Acid 

mark quilter aka rap-scallion

Rap-Scallion has released over 40 tracks on Wonked Music Group, Phunk Junk Records, Immoral Records, Emperor Records, The Gentleman’s Club, Frontzide Records, Immoral Records 2, Yeah Man Records, Harlots & Hustlers & Adeva Subject..He produces all styles of electronic dance music.With this ideology he brings an eclectic style to his productions following no ones musical style but his own,with every track in mind the dance oor.

madame screech

fisky g

With a career starting back in the 90’s on the free party scene Fisky G quickly became a regular face on the south west club circuit playing for brands such as Housenation, house trap, Marisco, Motion, Fusion Project, Hype and wesmile. Known for his bouncy style of uplifting vocal house he has more recently played for iconic brands Ministry of Sound and on the Cream Ibiza tour when it came to Bristol last year. Founding member of the legendry Dance village at Volksfest he is still deeply involved in the south west festival circuit and has played at many of the south west’s festivals including the likes of Grinagog, Hidden Retreat and Love Summer

gavin quiet

Gavin performs at the best parties the Southwest has to offer, promoter and DJ knight for the Dark Knights of Exeter which reviewed in the Guardian newspaper and was given a UK fine night out stamp of approval. What the magazine editor and DJ Mag competition judge Terry Church had to say about him – “Gavin’s energetic technique, EQ adjustment and accurate tune drops ensure absolute, dance floor mayhem. So if anything, the future looks bright for himself and dance music in general.”

POIROT

EL BARCO

“Pioneering a combination of high energy, live percussion and Dj-ing together, El-Barco is sure to raise the roof!” … Multi-tasking at it’s finest!

NICK MANNING

Nick has been a popular, regular on the South West of England party and club scene since 1997, in the role of both DJ and Promoter.
His wide range of music tastes and versatility has earned him much respect, and consequently a very full diary over the years – playing to audiences of over 1500 people at Clubs, Festivals and Free Parties.

He is as comfortable and capable playing Hard House and Trance as he is playing Funky House and Garage. He has more recently also been playing a variety of Commercial Dance, Chart Music and R&B – music that again he is more than comfortably and professionally able to present.

DJ CHE

DAVE MOORE

Dave Moore, the creator of Recharged and many other brands, has always been seen on dance floors across the SouthWest and beyond. Bouncing about, with a real passion for underground dance music, from as far back as 1995 when he was only 15. With all these years of clubbing under his belt, he has always wanted to be more involved with the dance scene and in 2006 that is exactly what happened, when he teamed up with two friends to create to very successful free party crew and dance night called Full Phatt. At the end of 2008 the Full Phatt team went their own way and that is when Recharged was born. In the years that followed he has gained a great deal of experience and exposure playing at some huge festivals, promotions, venues and country’s that include, Glastonbury Festival, Love Summer Festival, Grinagog Festival, Hidden Retreat Festival, Ministry Of Sound London, Hindsight Events & Hindsight Island Of Trance Ibiza, Full Moon Party Thailand, Borneo Beach Parties, Funky De Bar Sri Lanka, Volksfest Plymouth and his own brands Recharged, Roasted Beats & All Things House.

creature craig

DJing Electronic/Dance Music for over 25 years, Creature Craig started playing underground dance music in the emerging house club scene of the early 90’s and just about every free party in between! Now playing upbeat bassline driven house and tech, Creature can be found playing at the South West’s finest underground venues and festivals, including recently, Grinagog, Yarty Party Festival, Sat in a Field, Love Summer, The Dave, Hidden Retreats Weekender, Field of Dreamz, and for promotions such as Recharged, Shuffle, GBU, House Nation, Inpulse, It’s A House Thing, Social Services, House Trap, WE:SMILE, and Dark Knights.

MC DMC

Sunday
11th august 2019

alex p

Alex Petridis, England. Alex P. has been DJing professionally since 1988, thrilling clubbers all over the world with his unpretentious form of hard house. Along with Brandon Block he is from the old school of UK house DJs ? hard working, hedonistic and completely absorbed by the music and atmosphere of the club scene. He made his name during the early days of acid house at events such as Sunrise, Back To The Future and Energy. He was also a part of the original Ibiza dance scene that took hold on the island in the early 90s, holding residencies at Amnesia, Ku and the Space Garden in 1990. He remains devoted to Ibiza, playing there every summer. Since those early days, he has played at every major house club in the UK: the Ministry Of Sound, Clockwork Orange, Up Yer Ronson, Gatecrasher, Passion, Colours and The Gallery. He has mixed many compilation albums and remixed many singles. His own releases include ‘Predator’ by Airtight and ‘Forever’ by 

PRAGMATIK

With a strong addiction to funky beats, brass and bouncy basslines, Pragmatik provides an eclectic yet firey range of muscial wonder treats to please all crowds
He is a Dj & Producer from South West of England,
Founder of “It’s A Swing Thing”
www.facebook.com/swingthingplymouth
Co-Founder of “Funky Peacock Events & Promotions”
www.facebook.com/funkypeacockevents
Co-organiser of Bassfunk
www.facebook.com/BassfunkPlymouth
1/2 of Bassfunk Bandits 
www.facebook.com/thebassfunkbandits

SOFIE F

longy

FuNk n SToMp

influenced by old skool.
stampy has dj’d at many local club nights from high on house bud club buzzb magnetic fusion project, speak eazy, the burston, festivals such as glastonbury sat in a field endless free partys. now occasionally playing for shuffle, a top quality house night with some great djs and friends also now collaborated with a good friend paul funk franklin also playing out in the clubs as funk’nstomp

With over 20 years experience djing in and around the pubs, clubs, parties and festivals of the southwest (uk) and as far as Thailand, Majorca and Belgium the funk shows no signs of letting up!

Now a Shuffle resident and with regular guest spots at clubs and festies, this summer is shaping up to be a good one.

verbeer, pawlett, bud club, burston, fusion project, shuffle, glastonbury, warliegh house, kingstons, buzz club, high on house. housenation, volksfest, hype, Handsome Harrys, Motion, Move, Houseworx, Club Sin, Club Tabu

SHUFFLE

Between them, Luke and Simon have over 50 years experience in dance music. From the conceptual era of “Rave”, the brothers musical code has always remained steadfast and solid. “Play your Passion”. Both have enjoyed lengthy experience in the “Booth” and nearly 5 years ago decided to come together to put on a party.
That Party was called “SHUFFLE” and that`s where the “Shuffle Brothers” were born! Over the years the Shuffle brand has gathered momentum, delivering chunking house music events renowned for their musical policies and family vibe. More recently, their vision has seen them create bigger & better parties, whilst retaining the most important element…… `The Vibe`
This has seen them take over iconic local buildings and transform them with amazing visual projections & lighting, awesome laser shows & crisp, punching sound systems. They have invited some of the industries biggest names to grace the decks in Sam Divine (Defected,) Allister Whitehead (Fantazia) Brandon Block (Clockwork Orange) with many more planned.
The Shuffle Brothers themselves have been lucky enough to play events for people like Glastonbury Festival, Cream, Defected, Motion Bristol, Field Trip Festival, Banjax, Koolwaters, House Nation, House Worx, Sat in a Field, Love Summer Festival to name a few.
 

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