As a DJ, Alex Taylor has rocked dance floors across Australia for over ten years. With a versatile style and a keen ear for programming, Alex manages to seamlessly mix uplifting, chunky house with rocking, electrofied beats through to the smooth sounds of soulful deep house.
In the past five years, Alex has become a true global player, with regular DJ tours of Europe, Asia and the U.S. His most recent being in July/August of this 2005; encompassing a set on the new terrace for “We Love Sundays” @ the world renowned Space Nightclub in Ibiza alongside Groove Armada and Nic Fanciulli, a Headlining set at the legendary Heaven and Discotec @ The End in London and playing at The Met in Bangkok and Atmosphere in Kuala Lumpur before heading home to Sydney.
Alex is consistently a part of the line-up of almost every dance party event in Australia. With a C.V that reads like the Whoâs Who of Australian dance party history Alex has played at a multitude of major events across the nation such as Mardi Gras, Sleaze Ball, Sydneyâs harbourside party: Azure, Parklife, Mobile Home, Queer Nation, Winterdaze, Red Raw, Home Bake, Gatecrasher, Two Tribes, Homelands UK, and Pride. In 2003 Alex mixed one half of Ministry Of Sounds Clubber’s Guide To 2003 and toured as a headliner around Australia for M.O.S Club Nation Tour later that year.
Regularly booked around Australia and New Zealand at venues such as The Family in Brisbane, “One Love” at The Prince in Melbourne, also London, (Heaven & Discotec @ The End), We Love Sunday’s @ Space & Pacha Ibiza, Mezzanine San Francisco and various gigs in L.A, Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur. Every weekend, when he’s not touring, Alex can be found at a variety of Sydney clubs and nights with residencies at ARQ, Tank, Sydneyâs newest gay venue Slide and regular guest appearances at DTPM, Homesexual, The Chinese Laundry, Moulin Rouge, Yu, Le Panic, Clean & Serene, Sounds On Sunday, Dragonfly, Home Nightclub and most recently promoting and playing at his own Sunday night “FLASH” at Mars Lounge.
Alex was Voted Number 27 in this year’s Technics INTHEMIX top 50 Australian DJs. Nominated for âPeoples Choice Award Best DJâ at the 2001 DMAâs. He has also won the DIVA Award for ‘Best DJ’ in ?94,?96,?97,?98 & ?99.
To date, Taylor has mixed eight commercially available CDs with the most recent being Vinyl Pusher: “Addictions” on Melbourne label Vinyl Pusher. Also in the past two years he has started producing and remixing with studio partner Rob Taylor. Their first remix for Hi Fi Mike’s – “I’ll Carry You” reaching number #13 in the ARIA Club Chart. With his most recent production being a remix of the new ATFC feat. Inaya Day single, “Reach Out To Me” which is reached number #4 on the ARIA Club Chart.