Mr. Scruff is the recording name of Andy Carthy (born in 10 February 1972 in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England), a British DJ and artist. He lives in Stockport, Greater Manchester, and studied fine art at the Psalter Lane campus of Sheffield Hallam University. Before he could make a living from his music alone, he worked as a shelf-stacker in the Burton Road branch of Quack Save. ...show more
Mr. Scruff is the recording name of Andy Carthy (born in 10 February 1972 in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England), a British DJ and artist. He lives in Stockport, Greater Manchester, and studied fine art at the Psalter Lane campus of Sheffield Hallam University. Before he could make a living from his music alone, he worked as a shelf-stacker in the Burton Road branch of Quack Save.
His DJ name was inspired by his scruffy facial hair, as well as his trademark loose-lined drawing style. He has been DJing since 1994, at first in and around Manchester then nationwide. He is known for DJing in marathon sets (often exceeding six hours), his eclectic musical taste, his love of a "nice cup of tea" and the quirky home-produced visuals and animations associated with his music. In an interview he said: "It's about putting a lot of effort in and paying attention to detail.
I get annoyed if I don't take risks. I'm very hard on myself.". ...show less
Albums & Singles by Mr. Scruff
We Are Coming (Max Graef Remix)
Render Me (Remixes)
Thought To The Meaning
Be The Music
Feel It! / Bounce
Nice Up The Function
Donkey Ride / Giant Pickle
Ninja Tuna with Bonus Bait
Music Takes Me Up
Donkey Ride / Giant Pickle (Ninja Tuna 01)
Get On Down / Hold On
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Electro War Sounds
The 90s Revolution
1400 of my favorite songs
Continental Break Fest: Retropolitan Beats & …
Electro Swing de Luxe edition
The Zen Hipster
Hipster & Retro: Jazz, Hip Hop & Funk
LEWIS AND LAVINIA WEDDING
MIXTAPE: Smokin Joints from the 90s vol. 1
Forever Cool - Modern Edition
chill, electro, triphop etc.
Epic Snowboarding List
The Best Electro Swing
Who's that girl
BEATS TO WORK TO
Electro swing is the shit
Surfing Snowboard Skaten boarding
Electro Swing for Summer
CHILL THE FUCK OUT
Forgotten Classics - Vol 2: 1998-2001
Funky Groovy classics
Electroswing Party Tunes
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