Barely into his 30s, ZDS (Zombie Disco Squad) – aka London DJ and producer Nat Self – may not yet have the weathered features of a house music elder statesman but his musical CV already reads that way.
Leading light in, and most successful export of, East London’s post-millennial club scene, check. Resident of Panorama Bar when it was just a twinkle in most techno tourist’s eyes, check. Collaborator with Chicago booty bass don DJ Funk and UK soul legend Omar on his rocking debut album ‘Brains’ (released by Made to Play), check. Festival slots everywhere from LA’s HARD Summer to Ukraine super festival Kazantip, check, check, check.
The past year has seen a slew of EPs on great labels such as Davide Squillace’s ‘This and That’, Snatch records and some massive remixes including Audiojack’s ‘Stay Glued’.
The first part of 2015 will see ZDS release on DFTD and Hive Audio, and the rest of the year is shaping up nicely with more EPs signed to great labels.