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DJ Uri in The Lab Mumbai

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Born in East London (UK) & based in Mumbai (India), DJ Uri has been rocking 2 Turntables since 1987, starting out as a Hip Hop, Funk & Soul DJ. A long history in collecting vinyl records, Uri has been an avid vinyl enthusiast buying music since 1982.

Musically, DJ Uri fuses Hip Hop, Funk, Dub/Reggae, Breakbeat to Drum & Bass using 2 Turntables and a Mixer showcasing skill levels of the highest degree. The Official DJ for Battle Of The Year South East Asia Finals 2014, 2015 & RedBull BC One India 2016-2019, the last few years have seen him support the likes of Pretty Lights, Stretch & Bobbito, DJ Craze, DJ Shortkut, Diplo, Flying Lotus, Ed Sheeran, Lefto, Natasha Diggs, Jon1st, Foreign Beggars, Rodney P & Skitz, Mark Ronson, Akala & Lady Leshurr on their tours to India.

As a key member of “The 3 Stylers” DJ Uri combines his scratching & turntable trickery with a loop station providing an array of funky, swingy, jazzy beats and breaks. Add a drum machine with some LIVE finger drumming & sampling, he creates a perfect canvas for Karan “MadFingers” Joseph on keys and the soloist of the outfit, Ryan Sadri with his silky saxophone.

Find out more about future events here, and catch the full stream here or tune in over on our Facebook page and on MixmagTV.

Written by: Tim Hopkins

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