John Digweed presents Transitions
Transitions with John Digweed on Phuket FM Radio 91.5 and 102.5 FM throughout the Island and online via mobile and tablet apps, GET INVOLVED.
Phuket FM Radio is delighted to present Transitions every Tuesday evening at 10 PM.
John Digweed Transitions arrives at 91.5 and 102.5 FM Phuket Island Radio every Tuesday evening spreading his progressive house sound across the island, entrancing Phuket’s locals and online internet radio listeners.
How old is John Digweed?
John Digweed is an English Actor, Record Producer, DJ and Radio Personality. John Digweed was born in Hastings, England in January 1967. His career as a DJ began at the tender age of 15 Digweed began and became renowned for a series of successful raves on Hastings Pier where artists such as The Prodigy and Carl Cox performed.
Digweed, a legendary DJ, has enjoyed a long career filled with popularity in Europe and the United States. John Digweed and Sasha took up a monthly residency at the famous New York club Twilo, the duo creating a key location for establishing the American EDM scene.
Digweed moved on to start the record label Bedrock Records with his close friend, Nick Muir.
John and Bedrock Records
The Bedrock label gained acclaim when the 1996 British comedy Trainspotting used John’s first track.
Legendary for adopting tracks with new and different styles, Digweed promoted his trademark Bedrock sound from 2000 – 2005 with monthly club nights that also generated interest from newcomers to the electronic music scene.
In 2001, he was voted World No 1 DJ by DJ Magazine, an electronic dance music magazine.
John Digweed and Sasha began their Twilo residency in 1996, and by the time Twilo closed its doors in 2001, it had become one of the most famous club nights in New York City.
In early 2002, Digweed along with Sasha and Jimmy Van M undertook a six-week countrywide tour of the United States called Delta Heavy.
The tour was promoted by Clear Channel and attendance reached 85,000.
It took place in a variety of venues but was completely self-reliant from a technical point of view; sound, lights, and visual setups were brought along to every gig of the tour.
Also in 2002, John Digweed curated and compiled the soundtrack to the film Stark Raving Mad.
John Digweed Transitions Show.
Transitions produced and presented by John Digweed originally aired on Kiss 100 in the UK, and by 2006, it was available on all 3 Kiss radio stations.
Transitions aired for the last time on Kiss 100 in January 2011. The radio show continues to be broadcast online.
John Digweed is a legend.
Without a doubt, John is a legend, and as we have now hosted his show for over seven years, we have seen the Thai audience start to grow and appreciate John and his layered sounds and original mixes.
As you may have expected, Digweed rose to fame in 1993 when famous DJ Sasha heard his demo. The two DJ’s hit it off, striking up a long-term friendship and working relationship that has lasted through the years. The partnership of John Digweed and Sasha is known for progressive house music and for the 1994 mix compilation Renaissance: The Mix Collection, which was the first commercial compilation produced for a nightclub. Sasha and John followed up the Renaissance compilation with various other compilations, including Global Underground and Northern Exposure series.
From September 2000 until January 2011, John Digweed’s Transitions became the most popular house music radio show.
A weekly two-hour radio show was a massive hit; Digweed would play for the first hour, and a guest DJ would play for the second hour.
Here’s a typical Transitions show, Live from Toffler.
Phuket people can tune in on their FM radio, online or via our Android and iPhone apps.
Digweed will make your Tuesday night non stop for two hours. I stay in Phuket and listen to Transititons every week and some of the other dance music shows. If I miss it on air and just go and listen when I am ready.
Sarah Hardy UK
John Digweed is just one of the fantastic presenters we’re proud to have at Phuket Island Radio, check them out. Or find out more about our range of shows that are sure to have something for everyone.
On November 30th, 2021, John Digweed aired Transitions 900th episode.
How rich is John Digweed?
John Digweed is a Dj and producer that has been making music since the late 80s. He has released tons of albums and toured all over the world relentless global gig schedule. Not to mention he’s also one of the wealthiest DJs in his genre, with an estimated net worth of around $48 million. (source; Celebrity net worth).
His wealth as far as we are concerned is his amazing talent and we look forward to more from John Digweed.