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DJ Dara  A member of the infamous Planet of the Drums crew alongside fellow drum ‘n bass pioneers AK1200, Dieselboy, & J Messinian, this Irish transplant has been a dominant figure in the U.S. drum ‘n bass scene since his arrival here in 1994.  His discography includes 2 critically acclaimed full length artist albums, 8 DJ mix CDs, as well as numerous singles and remixes for artists such as Freq Nasty, Afrika Bambaata and Keoki.   Dara co-founded the nation’s first & largest drum ‘n bass record store, Breakbeat Science, in NYC which  doubles as his own imprint, Breakbeat Science Recordings.  He has been featured in countless magazine articles and interviews both in the US and worldwide.  He previously hosted one of the internet’s most popular drum ‘n bass broadcasts, Velocity, where he regularly interviewed leading drum ‘n bass artists such as Jonny L, Kemistry & Storm, Trace, Ed Rush, Optical, Hype, Andy C, Zinc, and many others.  Dara’s long standing relationships with the world’s drum ‘n bass elite gives him access to an astounding amount of new and unreleased material.  His brilliant recording endeavors along with his incessant touring marked by consistently awe-inspiring DJ sets have made him one of the most recognized and well respected DJs in the country.



DJ Dara Discography

Mix CDs:
1997 “Renegade Continuum” [Priority] 2xCD
1998 “Full Circle” [Moonshine]
1999 “Renegade Continuum Vol. 2” [Priority] 2xCD
2000 “From Here To There” [Moonshine]
2001 “Future Perfect” [Moonshine]
2002 “Further” [Moonshine]
2003 “Breakbeat Science.01”  [Breakbeat Science Recordings]
2004 “The Antidote”  [Breakbeat Science Recordings]

Releases:
1995 w/ The Shooter “Schizophrenia” [Sm:)e] 10” Single
1997 “Rinsimus Maximus” [Sm:)e] Album
1999 “Halfway Home” [Sm:)e] Album
2000 “Kilos / Ranger” [Orgone] 12” Single
2000 “Possession / Duplicity *Klute Rmx*” [Breakbeat Science Recordings] 12” Single
2003 “Unholy Grail / Possession *DSF Rmx*” [Orgone] 12” Single
2005 w/ Pieter K “Duplicity *Klute Rmx* / Trefusis Point *Rmx*” [Breakbeat Science Recordings]12” Single

Remixes:
Freq Nasty “Boomin Back Atcha (DJ Dara’s Drum ‘n Bass Mix)” [F-111]
Dog Eat Dog “[Hard] Step Right In (Breakbeat Science Mix by DJ Dara & DB)”
[Not On]
1996 Afrika Bambatta Presents Time Zone vs. DJ Dara “Various” [Sm:)e]
1997 Camp Lo “Black Nostaljack aka Come On (DJ Dara, Ill Will, Shooter Rmx)”
[Sm:)e]
1998 Keoki “Madness (DJ Dara Rmx)” [Moonshine]
1998 Pizzicato Five “Porno 3003 (DJ Dara Rmx)”
2001 Keoki “Jealousy (DJ Dara Rmx)” [Moonshine]
2002 Ars Antiqua “Bucta Bells (DJ Dara Rmx)” [Atomcandy]
2002 Keoki “Rush (DJ Dara Rmx)” [Moonshine]


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