Friske is a name associated with fierce, dark, heavy, jungle and drum and bass. Highly respected for his productions, deadly DJ set selections and flawless mixing, Friske has risen to the top. Growing up, he first discovered the pioneering styles of DnB’s founding fathers, sparking his imagination. Coupled with an early love for hip hop culture and the ingenious break and bass arrangements that defined rap. It was always destined that he was to create his own music.
Friske’s unique style immediately grabbed the attention of the industry’s leading labels. His first release, 2005’s fierce track ‘Troublesome’ was quickly snapped up by one of the most influential imprints of the time, Renegade Hardware. Released to acclaim, it signalled the start of his journey. He has the ability to subliminally ingest hip hop influences into the frenetic break driven style he has become synonymous with. 2006 saw him link with Gremlinz to release the astounding underground anthem ‘Shattered’. High calibre releases have followed on DSC14, Architecture, Warm Communications, and Metalheadz.
2019 saw the birth of Requisite Music, a brand-new label created to showcase his own productions and carefully selected collaborations. His debut LP ‘A Different Perspective’ released 2020 on Metalheadz was received to widespread critical acclaim. Consisting of 16 sempiternal tracks it is without doubt Friske’s distinctive take on drum and bass. With ‘A Different Perspective’ Friske has proven his ability to create the kind of music that lasts for generations.
As an experienced DJ, Friske has regularly played in countries across the world. Including the UK, USA, Canada, the Netherlands and many more. As a DJ who wants to take you on a journey, his unforgettable sets are known for creating chaos on the dancefloor.