Releases on: Exit Records, Astrophonica, 1985 Music, Program Records, RUA Sound
Based in: London, UK
Renowned for his intricate and vibe-fuelled sound LEWIS JAMES is a highly capable producer with an impressive outlay of releases and projects behind him, spanning a variety of genres and deviating between the sublime and the destructive. With releases behind him on a slew of cutting-edge labels including Original Cultures / Shoot Recordings / CosmoNostro / Low Riders Recordings / Medallion Sound/ Astrophonica / Rua Sound / Exit Records / 1985 Music, his ideas carry an increasing amount of weight in exploratory bass music. Influenced most notably by his love of Hip hop, soul, electronica and bass music, his roots come through both in his dj sets and his productions.
Lewis is a multi-instrumentalist, and a producer of impressive diversity. Throughout his career he has worked in a lot of different areas as well as the music scene including Film, TV and Games with a variety of talent including, Tyler Bates, Lorn, Om Unit, D-Styles, Kid Drama, Sam Binga, Fracture, dBridge, Fixate, to name but a few. His unique approach to combining the worlds of music and sound design is the keystone of his colourful, intense and sometimes surreal sound.