Fast Music for Moving People

Saturday March 18th 2017 @ The Academy, Broad Street, Cambridge, CB11PT - £6-£10 : 10pm - 4am

Other / Other / A night of hard DnB and jungle with Nucleus

Fast Music for Moving People returns to Cambridge for a night of heavy DnB and Jungle led bass mixes. Having brought you Hi Fidel Cartel in October, we are now excited to be presenting respected industry master, Nucleus.

Line-up details below; doors open 10pm, tickets available in advance at

Influenced by early hip hop culture and legends such as Grandmaster Flash, Bambaataa,DJ Cheese, Double D and Steinski's Lessons, Dave Sims started DJing in 1986. Mixing and scratching hip hop and funk breaks, this led to buying a 4-track tape recorder and creating break mixes and hip hop tracks with local mc's and playing at local parties and by 1989, going to raves and clubs like the Dungeon, Crypt, Telepathy and then later Paradise club (AWOL).

With the development of house and early breakbeat, his style evolved from harcore jungle into DnB. It was not until 1996 that he started making tunes with DevParadox recording as “Nucleus “ releasing various 12" and lp tracks of dark jazz / funk / breakbeat inspired DnB.That said, he never lost his love for hiphop and in 2000 released 2 BBoy break mixtapes with Break Dj Leacy,which have become classics in BBoy circles worldwide.

2002 saw the creation of "Esoteric", a label exclusively for Nucleus/ Paradox material.which is going strong into its 12th release getting excellent reviews and regular plays by many of the scenes top djs including Goldie, Flight, Marky, Marcus Intalex. Loxy ...

As well as DJing drum and bass Dave always stayed with his roots playing and collecting, funk, disco,b-beats,hip hop, house, jazz,broken beat ,afro, latin etc and has played at events all across the world. Find a little taster here:

Tiago Gusmão AKA Dusty
Tiago Gusmão, aka Dusty, is a Portuguese bass head born and raised in Braga, and now based in Cambridge, UK. Dusty started his musical path influenced by the sounds of drum and bass that were exploding in Portugal in the early 2000's.

He attended numerous raves at the legendary Hard Club (Porto), that inspired him to start digging music and mixing. After some years of bedroom DJing, perfecting his technique and developing an eclectic taste, he had his first gig playing in a party of the infamous Massive Collective.

Since then he's played at the best Portuguese venues from the north to the south of the country; sharing the booth with big names. Don't expect beatport charts tunes, or synth pop mumbo jumbo; he's known for his off the grid selection with one foot in the future while paying homage to his roots.

Dj Trap
DJ TRAP is co-founder of Massive DnB Braga and one of the most famous Portuguese DnB DJ's. He performed in all the Portuguese biggest clubs and shared the cabine desk with some of the best international DnB DJ's. TRAP is known for his explosive sets and you can expect a journey to all the Drum n Bass sub-genres.

"Be attention it's a Trap"

Original Pressure is a drum and bass collective with more than 10 years of experience in the game that have shared the stage with the likes of ANDY C, LTJ Bukem DJ, Noisia, just to name a few... They are known for their raw energy sets that cover the full spectrum of drum and bass!


Surface is a DJ born in 1987 in Porto, Portugal. Since a young age that he started to grow interest in music. He started by mixing and scratching Hip-Hop in local parties in 2004. Later on in 2007 he started to mix Drum n Bass with some school friends and never stopped since then. In between 2008 an 2014 he joined Zona 6 crew and has already played in many Portuguese clubs and shared the stage with Calyx & Teebee, Dirty Phonics, Tantrum Desire, Prototypes, Alix Perez, Rene la Vice, Dillinja, Xylent, Benny Page, Logistics, Black Sun Empire, Phace, Wilkinson, Dj Marky, Crissy Chris, Silver to name a few

Gig posted by Deleted Scene on Tuesday 14th February 2017, 11:02:43