Peshay’s meteoric rise through the drum and bass scene can only be described as seminal, influential and groundbreaking. Hugely respected worldwide for his releases on labels such as Metalheadz, Good Looking, Mo Wax and Universal. Peshay’s output has been nothing short of stellar from the beginning. A consistent ability to produce and DJ at the highest levels, creating his own sound, has risen his music above trends and pushed the genre to new depths. His excellence behind the decks has long been legendary ensuring he has remained on the cusp of the electronic music counterculture from its inception to the present day.
Impressive releases and collaborations read like a what’s what and a who’s who of the drum and bass scene. A chance encounter with Goldie one evening introduced Peshay to Reinforced Records. Releasing the ‘Protege EP’ brought Peshay into the spotlight for the first time. A collaboration with LTJ Bukem led to the legendary track ‘19.5’. Peshay’s first solo outings quickly followed with ‘Piano Tune’ and ‘Vocal Tune’. Tracks which are now all highly acclaimed classics and firmly embedded in the annals of Drum and Bass.
Influential tracks ‘Psychosis’, ‘Predator’, ‘On the Nile’ and ‘Nocturnal’ for Metalheadz followed. Significant contributions to the acclaimed ‘Logical Progression’ and ‘Platinum breaks’ albums lead to Goldie asking Peshay to remix both releases from his acclaimed top 10 album ‘Timeless’. Peshay followed this with stinging remixes of LTJ Bukem’s ‘Music’ and Galliano’s ‘Freefall’.
The critically acclaimed and well received album ‘Miles from Home’ was then released on Island Blue Records.
2013 saw the ‘Funkster EP’ released on V Recordings, once again displaying Peshay’s versatility as a producer. The album ‘Generation’ followed with ‘Tru Thoughts’. An album spanning many different styles and incorporating many different tempos.
In 2018 Peshay returned to production with an album on De-Tuned called ‘Reflections’. Peshay quickly followed up in 2019 with the critically acclaimed 4-track EP ‘Angels and Demons’. The release sent a surge of interest throughout the music world that Peshay was back, in a big way.
2019 sees Peshay continuing in the production studio and performing live. New releases are in the works on his new imprint ‘Peshay Music’. The new label will see its first release in 2019 ‘Peshay and Sense – Underground’. A 10-track album that showcases the sound of the underground and ensures that he continues to go from strength to strength.