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Dubstep DJ/MC/Host – RodAzlan.com

http://www.rodazlan.com

Press contact: info@azlanentertainment.co.uk

For bookings in North America: mj@householdmgmt.com
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Rod AzlanRod Azlan Biography

Resident Dub Police MC

Voted Best Dubstep MC/Host at The Dubstep Music Awards 2011

Hailing from Kent in the UK, Rod Azlan has been involved in the Dub & Reggae sound systems dotted around the south of England and now alongside his more recent conquests in today’s modern Dubstep sound movement.In 2007 Rod met Caspa & Rusko, two of the scenes biggest stars on the verge of crossing over into the mainstream.

Together they formed a friendship that helped bring a refreshing sound and MC’ing style to the Dubstep world. Rods Reggae background and positive outlook on life gave the crowds a much needed breathe of fresh air. Shortly after, Rod featured on the Caspa & Rusko FABRICLIVE37 which was the first Dubstep compilation to reach the masses via the infamous Fabric Records series.

Rod has performed at Europe’s largest clubs and festivals such as Glastonbury, Global Gathering & EXIT performing on the same bill as the likes of The Arctic Monkey’s, Lilly Allen and Roots Manuva. He continues to do so and now holds down a monthly residency at the infamous Fabric nightclub in London. Crossing the Atlantic Ocean Rod has toured the states as part of Rusko’s live show and with Dub Police alongside Caspa on his massive shows across USA & Canada, Australia & New Zealand Lollapalooza, WMC, Ultra festival, Hard Fest, Stereosonic Aus & Our House NZ. Rod Azlan has played to sold out events at venues such as LA’s House Of Blues, Denver’s Cervantes Ballroom and Webster Hall New York.

Rod Azlan is featured on Flesh & Bone by Emalkay on his new LP “Eclipse” this track has been getting a lot of attention watch out for it in 2011

Rod Azlan has released “Big Tunes Are Playing ep” on his own Azlan Entertainment record label and featured production from Daddy Ruff Jnr, J Kenzo & Markomen. Also featured a remix from Australia’s Filth Collins.

Rod Azlan says KEEP PUSHING THE GOOD VIBRATIONS and his onstage presence, persona and charm clearly reflect this. A clear example of how lords of the microphone can spread positive energy to the world’s music lovers.

BBC Kent Introducing Jacob Rickard – Best of 2010
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00cs34b

Voted Best Dubstep MC/Host – The Dubstep Music Awards 2011
http://www.dubstepmusicawards.co.uk/vote.php

Radio

As an MC

Rinse FM Dub Police show 2009

BBC Radio 1 & BBC Radio 1XTRA: Guest slots
Mary Anne Hobbs, Mistajam, Annie Nightingale alongside Caspa

Kiss FM Guest Slots
Doorly Reclaim The Dancefloor – Dub Police Special 2010
DJ Hatcha – Chosen Ones Dubstep Special 2010

April 2011 – March 2012

Rod Azlan presented the Dubstep Show on London’s Number One Urban Station

Choice FM – London www.choicefm.com

 

FEATURED ON
Rusko – Mr. Chips – Sub Soldiers 2008/Fabric Live 37 2007

Caspa- Riot Powder Intro – LP – “Everybody’s Talking – Nobody’s Listening” Fabric/Sub Soldiers. 2009

The Others – Credit Crunch Vip (Scratch Perverts – Beatdown – Fabric Records) 2009

Rusko – OMG – Rubadub Shakedown – Mad Decent 2010

Scion presents Rod Azlan – Scion AV/Azlan Entertainment 2010

Tayo & Acid Rocker – Push The Good Vibrations (Scotch Bonnet) 2010

The Others feat Rod Azlan – Total Recall – Dub 2010

Rod Azlan – Big Tunes Are Playing ep – Azlan Entertainment 2011

Emalkay ft Rod Azlan – Flesh & Bone – Dub Police 2011

Markomen ft Rod Azlan – Be Positive – Azlan Entertainment 2011

J:Kenzo ft Rod Azlan – Ruff House – Tempa 2011

Emalkay ft Rod Azlan – Flesh & Bone Remixes EP – Dub Police 2012

www.myspace.com/rodazlan // www.facebook.com/rodazlan //www.twitter.com/rodazlan

http://www.fabriclondon.com/artist/view/rod-azlan