Glasgow, United Kingdom
James Slaven aka Slave began producing little under three a years ago after being schooled at the prestigious Soma Skool run by the legendary Soma Records. After DJing across the UK for over a decade holding residencies in Edinburgh’s City nightclub and Tokyo Edinburgh, he began producing, a skill which came naturally to him.
In 2015, Slave released his debut EP ‘The Coin Toss’ on Under No Illusions in April which was supported by Nicole Moudaber, Yousef and Moodymanc. His second EP ‘This is a Test!’ on Blacksoul Music. Slave’s track ‘Heads’ was featured in the Tech House Top 10 Must Listen chart on Beatport and also in the Staff Picks section. Also James Slaven's track "Back and Incredible" was featured in Steve Lawler's shows highly acclaimed "One last tune" . As well as Ibiza Spotlights Top 10 releases in January 2017
With forthcoming EPs on Yousef’s Carioca Records and many more to follow this year, it looks like James Slaven has no sign of stopping in 2017 /2018 .