has already been snapped up for XLR8R’s Sept ’04 Incite CD and Sunsets was recently licensed to D’Julz on-line mix project Audio Families - and to Renaissance, the latest Sander Kleinenberg compilation. One of the few talents in North America to combine a live improvisation element into his DJ performances, Froome displays an ability to innovate and evolve in line with globally acclaimed artists. Having progressed to the super-portable Powerbook, his full studio experience can be set up anywhere from the most compact DJ booth to festival stages. Froome, aka the ‘Deep House Machine’, will showcase his acclaimed on-the-fly talents for the Underground Heroes live tour.
Built around all elements of the album, he will manipulate and create a unique version for each individual set. With a list of accomplished EPs and two albums under his belt, Froome has been hailed as one of Canada’s finest music producers. His first EP, the 1998 Data Tracks to Distant Cities, was included on LA-based producer David Alvarado’s compilation West Coast Vibes Vol.3 for LA's Phatt Phunk Records. The follow-up Fly Me To Brasil became an overnight classic on discerning dance floors worldwide - and Disco Specialty was recognized as peak time play by the likes of Carl Cox & Armand Van Helden.His debut LP for NT, Mobile Villager was released in 1999 and promptly charted by many top DJ’s.
Following its success, the EP Skunks was released to great acclaim, with a deeper and more mature sound for ‘the wisely chilled out’. It was a superb prelude to the 2001 release of his second LP Post & Beam, credited by XLR8R as having enough depth to shift him beyond the dance floor and into the homes of the discerning listener. Froome has entered new realms of recognition and has been commended by a wide variety of respected selectors, including Carl Cox, Andrew Weatherall and Giles Peterson. His imminent third LP release is sure to arrive with style and kick it on the dance floor. taken from his website: http://www.gavinfroome.com Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
show me more