Deli-G is the creator of the well-known radio show ‘The Touch’ one of the most cutting edge and longest running mix shows in the UK to date and well respected worldwide. Deli’s love of music began at an early age playing his junior school disco in the mid 70’s, he helped at a family friends local record shop at age 9 then things progressed the next level when he moved to Kingston, Jamaica in 1977.
Deli-G is an internationally renowned and respected DJ who is a legend in the making and someone who lets his music speak for itself. Deli continues to shine on the dance floor and airwaves ensuring that the legacy of House music continues long after the last person has left the dance floor.
By 1979 Deli and his brother Colin started to build their sound system playing a wide range of music from disco to soul and dancehall in local bars and house parties. At their peak the sound system was involved with sound clashes against some the likes of Gemini and others, but it wasn’t until he once again returned to the UK in 1985 that his music career began to take off.
As Deli became involved in the Bristol music scene; playing parties with ‘The Wild Bunch Crew’ (known now as the world famous ‘Massive Attack’), he also played at the Moon club (now “Super Club” Lakota) and the long-running and ever-popular ‘Thekla’ boat nightclub among others.
It was only a few years later that Deli-G helped start one of Bristol’s hottest pirate radio stations (B.A.D. Radio)!
Good Vibrations parties saw the return of a by gone era of true house music for real music lovers. Playing latest soulful dance grooves with one the UK’s hottest producers Sean McCabe’s digital sessions at The Plough Inn Bristol to this day.
Leading into November of 2014; the B.A.D. parties with his buddies D.J. Lynx and Mike Shawe from “Hot Buttered Soul” are hot events taking us back to the 80’s hip hop, boogie 80’s street soul held at Bristol’s hot spot The Love Inn.
In rolls January of 2017 and True Definition branded parties are a night for all thing’s vinyl from disco to house music at the popular Bristol destination Queens Head. In May of the same year; Roots of House brand began and is a night where we take the crowd on a musical journey history of house music.
Again, with the almighty Sean McCabe (Good Vibrations Music) and now with Alex Dinham from Boogie Cafe Records onboard these parties are at The Crofters Rights, Bristol.
With all brands going strong across the board throughout 2018, along with his veteran radio career and other events all around the UK; Deli’s hard work and dedication to the music he loves continues to capture magical musical moments; entertains and always leaves you with a smile.
Genres: Soulful House, Deep House, Boogie & Disco, Early House (Classic), (US) Garage.