Hailing from Scotland, one of the worlds fastest growing countries for emerging EDM acts wee introduce to you one particular artist who is at the forefront of a ‘Nu-breed’ of fresh talent within the UK, Nick Callaghan.
‘Nick Callaghan’ a naturally gifted genuine talent who possesses a dual passion for both DJ performance and music production from Glasgow, Scotland is a name that has quickly made an impact within the trance scene over the years. Nick has proven his worth within the EDM scene by injecting a rush of blood-pumping, fire-infused music to our ears & onto dance floors / festivals all over the world.
From Nick’s early years as a budding music producer he found his productions receiving consistent support from the legendary Judge Jules on his coveted BBC Radio 1 show. Slowly but surely over the years, along with Nick’s friend & production partner Will Atkinson, they together mastered the art of producing a unique style of energetic Trance music to the highest standard. As a result of all the hard work, time and effort dedicated towards music production you can now find Nick’s tracks being signed to the most reputable Trance labels in the world such as; ‘Discover’, ‘Perfecto’, ‘Night vision’ and ‘Armada’. Over recent years Nick’s tracks have been receiving consistent support from the likes of Armin Van Buuren on ASOT, Markus Schulz, Simon Patterson, John O’Callaghan, Paul Oakenfold, John Askew, Aly & Fila and Gareth Emery to name but a few. Nick’s tracks have recently achieved the difficult climb to the coveted No 1. spot on both the Trance and Psy-trance charts on ‘Beatport’ respectively, not to mention featuring on a number of CD compilations compiled by the worlds top Trance DJ’s.
On the remix side of the coin, Nick has been equally as determined to deliver high quality music to our ears, including remixing the infamous classic by Simon Patterson, ‘F16’, which received massive support throughout 2011 by some of the biggest names within the Trance scene. Nick along with friend and production partner Will Atkinson also remixed the highly acclaimed 2009 Judgement Sundays anthem the ‘Judgement theme’ by Judge Jules, not to mention delivering high quality remixes for the likes of ‘Spinnen’ and ‘Discover’ records in recent years.
Nick’s music production doesn’t just stop with his own material. Off the back of a number of successful releases, Nick has now found himself juggling his own career along with producing and engineering for a number artists within the scene. His engineering skills and understanding for what his clients require within their own music are reflected on the success and recognition they receive as artists alone with many productions being signed to the best labels around.
His DJ sets entail Nick playing a diverse range of music such as; Trance, Psy-Trance to full fire Techno. Nick now pioneers his very own monthly show aptly named ‘Off the Grid sessions’ which reflects Nicks diverse and in-depth musical background where he consistently showcases fresh and unique music for the listeners. His vigorous presence and performance behind the decks are well known for injecting energy and an electrifying atmosphere amongst the crowd.
Nick Callaghan is without doubt one of the UK’s fastest rising stars, his hard work reflected throughout his music and DJ sets only echoes the time and effort he dedicates towards the love of Trance and the scene! His two handed approach towards both his DJ performances and productions has set in motion an electronic music career that has him set at the forefront of the global trance scene. You can be rest assured that his unique style of trance will be tearing up dance floors around the world for years to come.
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