Pete Rocks presents two hours of music on the ‘Fun Spot’ every Sunday on Frequency FM Leeds
Music Policy : With a heavy dub aesthetic it’s all about life, love, happiness and those big euphoric moments.
Having spent the best part of his wage each week on records
for the last 30 some years the only way he can justify a
sofa made of record boxes and no space to move at home to
his family is to make sure you get to hear the length and breath
on his vinyl archive. Raiding his collection 10 minutes
before the bus leaves to take him to the studio this absent
minded genius will be playing none chart hits from the
farthest corners of the galaxy and bringing them straight on to
Think Larry Levan raking through John Peel’s record
Bio: Pete Rocks
Gripped by deep moods and melancholy Pete Rocks uses soulful
music to create the niceness.
As beat-matching and stylistic adherence are the norm among
club DJs, Pete Rocks idiosyncratic sets range the gamut of
abstract to outstanding, nostalgic to inspirational. This can
elicit criticism from some quarters but also serious love
from both hardcore party people and beard stroking record
He’s been known to tread a fine line between clearing a
dance floor and receiving death threats but don’t be fooled
Pete Rocks has still been known to rock a dance floor like
the hacienda had never closed.
- Sunday - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm