James Burton is a producer and DJ with international acclaim and recognition. Playing alongside some the giants of the global house and techno scene, Burton has received support from Annie Mac, Elliot Adamson, Richy Ahmed, Max Chapman, Jamie Roy, Skream, Solardo, wAFF and Waifs & Strays.
James career booted off with his debut release ‘That Sounds Sick!’ on Darius Syrossian's Do Not Sleep 'Ibiza Sampler' in 2017. Since then, Burton has offered up visionary takes on house and techno through respected imprints Kaluki Musik, New Violence Recordings, Shanghaied Recordings, in addition to becoming a member of the Skream family with regular releases on his 'Of Unsound Mind' imprint. ‘On Yer Own’ in particular receiving praise of the highest order with a world premiere from Annie Mac on BBC Radio 1 and reaching the top of the Beatport chart.
Not only a talented producer, Burton is a respected DJ, renowned for his ability to deliver multi-genre spanning sets, weaving together sounds from across the spectrum of underground dance music. His eclectic style has seen him invited to grace the decks at some of the UK and Europe's finest dance music institutions: Eden, Sankeys, Ibiza Rocks, DC-10, Digital, Club Upside Down, Grey's Yard, Illusion, Inside Out, South and Stage & Radio.
The thrills show no signs of slowing down as James continues to deliver his heavy hitting dance-floor anthems, with further confirmed releases on Richy Ahmed's Four Thirty Two, Shanghaied and his release schedule filling up well into 2020 and a just announced residency with Bonanza. Full speed ahead!