DJ Billy Peres   


DJ Perez’s career has spanned over two decades spinning at many major clubs over the years from London, Ibiza to Miami. He began early hosting house parties from the tender age of 16 and he has continued to run his own successful club nights for many years including the renowned SoulHouse night in Farringdon which saw live PAs from Soul Legends Jocelyn Brown, Don-E, Omar, Shaun Escoffery and Reel People to name a few. It was here that he first honed his production skills by testing tracks out on the dance floor. Producing underground Dance hits on the now famous Record Label Defected with his partner Druw created The Modernists http://youtu.be/c7ily-t5DDo Another successful club night of note was The Time Tunnel in Shoreditch which was a mashup of classic rare groove fused with UK and US Garage hits of the time. Over the years Perez has played at all the famous Super clubs in London including the Ministry of Sound, Pacha, Turnmills, The End, The Cross, Bagleys. Plus many of the West End boutique venues such as Cafe De Paris, The Hippodrome, The Penthouse, The Wag, Legends, 10 Rooms, Mayfair Club, Buddha bar. Whilst holding down a residency at The exclusive Kingly Club & Bar RED for many years soho’s fashionistas favourite watering hole. In 2011 he created the landmark Annual Music Festival www.plugandplayfestival.com this really was a musical event on a grand scale with over x50 live bands and Dj’s including Spoony and the legendary Norman Jay just some of the highlight acts. Raising a great deal of money for Cancer Research Charity along the way. http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/music-magazine/support-cancer-research-uk-at-the-2011-plug-and-play-festival-2296925.html Perez’s musical taste has varied greatly over the years but has almost certainly been based around a classic soulful dance set. “Each different music scene is a love affair all of its own” has been Perez’s mantra. In recent years he has seen himself fall in love all over again with the beautiful sounds of the UK Zouk scene. Perez now plays at the popular Zouk nights in London and has a residency at the largest Zouk night in London the infamous FIX every Saturday in Covent Garden. The future is looking bright with a new UK Zouk record label on the horizon with original UK artists recording and producing original material for the ever growing Global Zouk scene.