David Holmes

Genres: Action & Adventure Comedy Drama Electronic & Ambient Soundtracks
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s

Biography

14 February 1969, Belfast, Northern Ireland. This leading house mixer, DJ, recording artist and soundtrack composer is a former member of the Disco Evangelists. After the latter band’s successes for Positiva Records (‘De Niro’, ‘A New Dawn’), he recorded his first solo effort, ‘Johnny Favourite’, for Warp Records. An enormously popular DJ, Holmes also found time to collaborate with former Dub Federation musicians Andy Ellison and Pete Latham as one third of the Scubadevils. The latter two met him while performing at the Sugarsweet nightclub. Together they recorded ‘Celestial Symphony’ for the Trance Europe Express compilation, which was also remixed for a Novamute Records 12-inch release. This was backed by Holmes solo on ‘Ministry’ (credited to Death Before Disco). He has also recorded as the Well Charged Latinos (‘Latin Prayer’) and 4 Boy 1 Girl Action (‘Hawaiian Death Stomp’)....

Arrow Read the Full Biography of David Holmes

Email alerts for products
by David Holmes
Email Icon