Doorly is a modern dance great. The man who rose to fame off the back of his Afterparty events in Huddersfield has turned in Essential Mixes for Radio One, has DJed at every major club and festival going and, for a while, was Usher’s person warm up DJ, as well as running his own label and releasing hits that get caned all over the world. He now releases on Cajmere’s Cajual Records and his first release “Groove Me” sat in the Traxsource and Beatport Top 10 for over a month. As well as... [read more]
the production he does on his own, Doorly has also worked with The Scissor Sister’s Jake Shears as AVEC, also featuring Shadow Child, and has produced hits like “Dissapearer” featuring The Scissor Sister’s Jake Shears. The track picked up plenty of massive Radio 1 backing right through to the daytime shows and continuing his work with Shadow Child, June 2014 brought a more underground single called “Piano Weapon” that was signed to Polydor and was just as big.
Alongside this, Doorly’s relationship with Green Velvet is growing ever stronger. It has seen him release a collaborative track with the Chicago legend on Relief Records called “Money,” and more recently a collaboration with him under his Cajmere Guise, which was one in the series of many more to come from the pair. Also Doorly has worked with the likes of yet another Chi Town star, DJ Pierre, plus pioneering UK producer Switch and American Harry Choo Choo Romero. Last summer, Doorly mixed the latest ‘Southern Fried & Tested’ compilation and then released his part in the legendary ‘Toolroom Knights’ compilation. He also marked his 8th season on the White Isle and his continued love and commitment to the island’s parties with an extensive gig schedule with almost 50 dates in the Balearics. These include every Monday Night at Pacha and, of course, many dates at his home from home Ibiza Rocks. He also has two radio shows that go out on Thursdays on London’s iconic Rinse FM and also out in the States the dance station ‘Evolution Radio’.