Loco & Jam
- Country: Belfast / UK
- Labels: Unrilis / Phobiq / MB Elektronics
LOCO & JAM are Northern Irish based Techno duo made up of Lloyd Reid and James Peoples. Formed in 2007 they have went from strength to strength with a list of productions under their belts on major labels such as 1605, MB Elektronics, Rekluse, Respekt Recordings, Hedgehog and a lot more… Their Productions have been getting massive support from some of the worlds biggest Djs including Carl Cox, Umek, Marco Bailey, Groove Armada, Joey Beltram to name but a few.. 2009 was the first break for Loco & Jam as it seen their remix of Henry Von – Propaganda make its way on to Carl Cox’s Space Ibiza compilation and was also featured as his Global Warmer Track Of The Week on his Global Radio Show which has over 10 Million listeners worldwide. Second to this release came their massive Medusa Ep on Rekluse which helped push their names global in a short space of time with the lead track Medusa riding high on the Beatport charts for nearly 6 months.
2010 has certainly been bright for Loco & Jam as not only have they had releases on Marco Bailey’s MB Elektronics label, Umek’s label 1605, Spektre’s Respekt Recordings but have also remixes completed and ready for release for some of Techno’s biggest stars including UMEK, MARCO BAILEY, TOM HADES, DJ PIERRE, ELECTRIC RESCUE, MARK ANTONIO, ERPHUN, LUCCA & alot more… 2010 also seen Loco & Jam launch their very own label called CODE with the very first release a track of their own ” Maximus ” ride high on the beatport techno chart.. The label will not only be a platform for releasing their own music but the guys have a very powerful and talented artists on board for releases including Tom Hades, Steve Parker, Subfractal, Gennaro Le Fosse, Marco Bailey, M0h, Seismal D, Erphun as well as more up and coming artists including Henry Von and Snello… The guys have also had an extensive touring schedule in 2010 with not only finishing off Umek’s massive Dan Elektronike Festival In Slovenia back in May after artists such as Christian Smith, Sebastian Leger & Alan Fitzpatrick but have also played in major clubs and festivals across the globe including Forsage Club, Kiev, JJ Club, Vinigradov, Aura Club, Moscow, Crash Mansion, Bristol, Club Essential, Riga, Mystik Fest, Ireland and the very famous Kazantip Festival in Ukraine..
If they weren’t having a successful year already it just got a bit better as the guys recently picked up the Award for “ BEST NEW ARTIST “ at the Irish Dance Music Award.