Jstar; crowd-rocking genre-switching DJ & producer

Jstar escaped a major record label and made classic reggae  /hip hop nuggets on limited 7” vinyl (No Diggity, Tooting Gangsta, ‘Wooh-star’) They made it into record boxes of worldwide DJs  Norman Jay, David Rodigan, Grandmaster Flash, John Peel, Benji B, Diplo.

Nowadays bass culture junky Jstar does official remixes (over 60 productions for Madness, DJ Vadim, The Black Seeds, Ari Up, Mark Ronson, Major Lazer & more ); and DJs globally from Mexico to Manchester, Denmark to Delhi. Currently tours with MC Soom T, as well as with Spikey Tee and MC Honey Brown.

“Jstar is an original don. Early DJ that helped inspire the Major Lazer crew! Bad man!” Diplo
“always good to have a J-Star moment … like it.” Daddy G (Massive Attack)

A double vinyl gatefold compilation ‘Licensed Plates’ was released in 2013, and a new album is under production with releases in 2015. Get in Contact Here or at Facebook / Soundcloud /Twitter

Summer Festival Season is here

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Summer Festival Season is here – to accompany your summer soundtrack why not download the Jstar Archives for Free?

The Jstar Bandcamp page has over 40 killer tracks from the archives… download in the format of your choice.

 


 Jstar Tropical mix   Fresh from the studio is this tropical selection as part of the “Jstar Digs Music” series  to stream  from Mixcloud

An all round trip , based on the tropical shows performed recently in Edinburgh, Kent, London’s Lockside Tavern in Camden, New Zealand and Bristol! Click on the picture to take you there or listen straight away

JstarDigsMusic #20 – Tropical Juice Mix by Jstar on Mixcloud

Easter Turkey

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 JSTAR’s EASTER EGGZ There’s a new free track up on The Jstar Bandcamp Page It’s the Riddim from ‘Das Mic’ that appeared on the ‘Endlich Single’ Album in 2008 from German reggae artist Uwe Kaa – ?! you all remember that one right !? It also appears on my Licensed Plates album but dubbed out…

Jstar Most Wanted Archives #3

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Jstar Most Wanted Archives Volume 3 of 4 is now available for free or donation at my Bandcamp. This one has a few firing shots like ‘Balkan Nas’ & ‘Royal Busy Zion’, and some rollin early mashups from the vinyl releases such as Diwali Love, Taxi Damaja and a ska version of ‘This is How…