Andi Durrant is one of Europe’s most respected champions of electronic music. He’s the man Daft Punk go to when they want to talk about their new music.. the guy Example likes to premier his new tracks with… and the broadcaster who’s interviewed everyone from The Prodigy, Pendulum, Pet Shop Boys, Calvin Harris, Nicky Romero, Faithless, Avicii and David Guetta to Richie Hawtin, The Swedish House Mafia, Chase & Status, Sub Focus, Fatboy Slim, Loco Dice, Porter Robinson and Above & Beyond.
Alongside the worlds A-List dance music stars, Andi is renowned for supporting new and unsigned artists with people like Miguel Campbell, Doorly, Eddie Halliwell, Hot Since 82, T.E.E.D, Krewella and Deadmau5 all getting some of their first ever airtime on his shows.
As one half of Riley & Durrant he’s held residencies across the planet – from the infamous Gatecrasher in Sheffield to the Space Terrace and Amnesia Ibiza, the Ministry of Sound and Godskitchen. They spent 2 years as Tiesto‘s support act at the worlds biggest club (Privilege Ibiza) and have played some of the planets most notorious festivals from Creamfields main stage to Fort Dance in St Petersberg and been asked to work on music with Laidback Luke, Steve Aoki, Armin Van Buuren, Chicane, Paul Van Dyk, Chaka Khan, Way Out West and Snow Patrol.
Andi is the co founder and Director at http://www.thisisdistorted.com – producing and syndicating some of the worlds most popular electronic music edm shows.
On this week’s Electrik Playground Andi Durrant Andi Durrant is joined by Nervo for this week’s guest session and he showcases new music from Deadmau5, Porter Robinson, EDX, Billy Kenny, Zac Samuel, Gorgon City, Mark Knight and many more.