UK House talent, DJ, producer Danny Rampling was one of the first Superstar DJs and remains a true pioneer andvisionary of the global dance scene.
Through his legendary Acid House club Shoomin the 1980s and his Radio showswith BBC Radio 1 and Kiss FM, Danny became a catalyst that helped to shape the UK dance scene right from the earlydays.
Danny Rampling has sold over a million compilation albums and has picked up many awards as well as regularly being onTV documentaries for National Geographic, the BBC, MTV and many others, and all because of his unrivalled for hismusic knowledge and expertise. As such, he really is a household name.
Danny has held legendary and much talkedabout DJ residences at places in Ibiza such as Pacha, Amnesia, and Privilege, so it is fair to say that without his input themusical landscape of the White Isle–and back home in the UK–would be very different. As well as his DJing, Danny haswritten a bestsellingbook’’ Everything You Need To Know About DJing & Success’ and runs his own Music Consultancywhich is a go to firm when people need film soundtracks and fashion show music.
He still turns out many compilationstoo, and they come under the name Rampling Digital through Mastermix.
Danny is also married to an American, IlonaRampling, who herself has been a DJ for years and has a large fan base around the world. Together the pair DJ as Mr +Mrs Rampling and get booked for massively high-profile events such asFormula 1 around the world, plus many celebrityprivate parties. Ever since getting the nod as the Number 1 DJ in DJ Mag’s first ever and still famous Top 100 Poll, Dannyhas continued to be at the forefront of the global scene.
2017 Danny has been appointed as a member of the Mayor of London music committee as a voluntary consultant andfeatured in the Sky TV documentary The Agony & the Ecstasy Spanning 30 years, this eye-opening three-partdocumentary series which explores the history of rave culture and dance music in the UK.2018 a new TV film series,penned by Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh, will tell the story of the birth of acid house and rave. Danny Rampling will be consulting music for the production.
Working title Ibiza 87, also written by award-winning screenwriter Dean Cavanagh, is loosely based around NickyHolloway, Paul Oakenfold and Danny Rampling. It will chronicle the beginnings of the rave movement, from the trio’sfateful Ibiza trip in 1987 to the second summers of love 88-89. December 2017 his pioneering club Shoom celebrated the30th anniversary with a special monumental event in London