JFB Turntablist/DJ/Producer from Brighton UK UK DMC Champion 2007 Vestax Champion 2003 Currently: Mixing, Beatjuggling & Scratching: Drum&Bass, Hip-hop, Breaks, Dub, Jazz, Funk & Beats in venues across Europe. JFB first started mixing and scratching on local pirate radio in 1996 playing drum&bass. He developed his style with scratching and started playing party Hip-hop instrumentals around Brighton area for a few years. In 1999 JFB gained residency at the best local Drum&Bass night in town, 'Meltdown', as well as the ocasional booking at London's 'Movement' Night.
These gigs continued, doubled by more residencies @Oceanrooms (when it was nightclub of the year), Substance (wicked multi genre party) & Minimelt (mid week Drum&Bass). He also scratched with a highly skilled improvised jazz act called 'VogueGyrator' & jammed with various musicains around town like 'J'm'Black & Kirsten Elliot'. These regular gigs improved JFB's crowd control skills and he gained a local following. In 2002 JFB got a computer and started home music production with 3EN and formed a project Called Abstractivity.
In 2003 he won the Vestax champs @Endclub and as released his first EP, 'NoDestination', on 'OneEyeRecords', followed by 'Ritz' on 'HospitalRecords' & 'Pompayup' on 'CookshopRecords' These releases increased his profile and he started getting regular bookings abroad in Austria, Romania, Bulgaria etc... In 2004 JFB met 'Deekline, Wisard, DonnaDee & Ills' who incorporated his scratching skills into their music. At the same time JFB started dj gigs with Ed Solo as well as scratching for various artists like: EvilNine, Tc Islam, Brockie, PressureDrop etc. & got loads more gigs too.Make JFB Playlist