Modern Jive DJs

/Modern Jive DJs

Southport Weekender – Motown & Northern Soul

By | June 16th, 2017|Modern Jive DJs, Motown, Weekenders|

Another first for Southport Back in February, Southport had its first ever Motown Freestyle session. It kicked off the proceedings in the Cyclone Room at 9:00 on the Friday night and was one of my Southport highlights. Chris Uren was on the decks that night, and at the end he was at pains to ask [...]

Ceroc Passion: Daventry Red Hot & Sultry Part 4 DJ Hayley Epps Set

By | April 3rd, 2017|Freestyle Reviews, Modern Jive DJs|

A Star of The Ceroc Circuit Hayley Epps is a star of the big venues on the Ceroc Circuit. At the Southport Weekender, Hayley had a set on all three nights in the main Thunderball Room, and two weeks later featured in the DJ line up at the Camber Sands Weekender. Now here she was following [...]

Ceroc Passion: Daventry Red Hot & Sultry Part 3 The Chill Out Room

By | April 1st, 2017|Freestyle Reviews, Modern Jive DJs|

The Chilled Out Room is what makes Daventry special What is it that makes Daventry such a stand out event on the Modern Jive Calendar?  No doubt the high attendance figures are part of the reason, buy why do such large numbers come in the first place? I suspect that the reputation of the DJs [...]

Ceroc Passion: Daventry Red Hot & Sultry Part 2 DJ Rob Ambridge Set

By | March 28th, 2017|Freestyle Reviews, Modern Jive DJs|

The Main Room is no easy gig DJ-ing in the Main Room at Ceroc Passion's Daventry Freestyle is no easy gig. People had travelled from all corners of England (I even heard that some people had come from Scotland), and expectations were high. Over the years Daventry has built a reputation for being one of the [...]

My Southport Blush 2017 Top Ten Tracks

By | March 16th, 2017|Freestyle Reviews, Modern Jive DJs, My Favourite Tracks|

A weekend full of great dance music I'd been to Southport several times before and always had a great time. Southport February 2017 was a little different, as it was the first weekender since starting my Modern Jive Blog, and I was determined to review as much of it as possible. I wouldn't be doing [...]

DJ Chris Uren: Ceroc Heaven, Grange Hall, Radcliffe on Trent

By | February 7th, 2017|Freestyle Reviews, Modern Jive DJs|

Without music there can be no dancing It falls to the DJs, alone on the stage, to decide what tracks to play for those of us determined to have a great night out. It's no easy gig for the DJs, for amongst the dancers on the floor are people with their own favourite tracks, and a list [...]

DJ Mark O’Reilly: Ceroc Heaven, Kelham Hall

By | December 27th, 2016|Freestyle Reviews, Modern Jive DJs|

Without music there can be no dancing. It falls to the DJs, alone on the stage, to decide what tracks to play for those of us determined to have a great night out. It's no easy gig for the DJs, for amongst the dancers on the floor are people with their own favourite tracks and a list [...]

DJ Roy Blewitt: Ceroc Passion, Braunstone Civic Centre

By | December 24th, 2016|Classes and Workshops, Modern Jive DJs|

Without music there can be no dancing and it falls to the DJs, alone on the stage, to decide what tracks to play for those of us determined to have a great night out. Its no easy gig for the DJs, for amongst the dancers on the floor are people with their own favourite tracks and a [...]

DJ Ian McLeod: Pirate Jive Mapperley Plains Social Club

By | November 17th, 2016|Freestyle Reviews, Modern Jive DJs|

Without music there can be no dancing. It falls to the DJs, alone on the stage, to decide what tracks to play for those of us determined to have a great night out. It's no easy gig for the DJs, for amongst the dancers on the floor are people with their own favourite tracks and a list [...]

DJ Ashley Davis: Ceroc Heaven The Grange

By | October 5th, 2016|Modern Jive DJs|

Without music there can be no dancing and it falls to the DJs, alone on the stage, to decide what tracks to play for those of us determined to have a great night out. Its no easy gig for the DJs, for amongst the dancers on the floor are people with their own favourite tracks and a [...]