Named Traxsource’s #19 house artist of 2018, Dirty Secretz (Richie Atkins) had one hell of a year and that trend is set to continue into 2019.
With tracks released on hugely respected labels like Nervous Records, Phoenix Music, Madtech, Stealth and Skint Records, he also runs his own successful imprint Everyday Hustlers. His tracks and remixes have gained support from heavyweights such as Armand Van Helden, Todd Terry, Roger Sanchez, Danny Howard, Sam Divine, Mark Knight and many more.
As a Pioneer DJ artist, Dirty Secretz is an ambassador for their hybrid DJ/production hardware, creating stunning performances on the DJS-1000, Toraiz and Nexus range of equipment. Using this state-of-the-art technology his sets combine live elements and on-the-fly remixing, along with being renowned for his unique edits that make every set special.
Passing on the knowledge, he has produced 5 online music production courses for Sonic Academy, teaching how to produce various sub-genres of house music in Ableton. Alongside this he runs his own Youtube channel giving out tips & tricks to up and coming producers, along with breakdowns of how he makes his tracks.
With his own unique house sound blending influences from US house, garage, soul, tech and classic house, his style is one fusion that’ll be hitting hard in 2019.