Beam Up?


Brass Wires & Bass by DJ Delay

Brian May has been making and Djing music on a global scale since the early 1990s. He has a worldwide selection with his feet firmly placed in the club, festival and party arenas - rocking dubbing parties; transmitters from Australasia through to Japan to Europe.
Brian has performed in support of a few famous people along the way: Beastie Boys, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Fugazi, Lee Scratch Perry + Mad Professor, African Headcharge, The Boredoms, Audio Active, DJ Spooky, Fun-da-mental, Bernd Friedmann, Rockers Hi-Fi, Salmonella Dub, The Evolution Control Committee.
Gig higlights include (Australia) Big Day Out, Submerge Chill Festival, The Famous Spiegeltent, Global Warming, several Earthcores, Rainbow Serpent, Electrofringe, Vibes On A Summers Day. (Japan) Earthdance, Dub On The Mountain, Japanese Renaissance, Ring, Macau, Club Dawn/Noon, Underlounge, Cafe Q. (Germany) Voov experience, White Trash, Balkanbeats, Tacheles.
Delay/Beam Up is also DJ Dreck, Sonical and Mash Up.

Discography: tracks released on the following labels.

2010: Brass Wires & Bass (DJ Delay) Terra Sonical (Beam Upmid 2010) 2009: presently unreleased remixes for [dunkelbunt], Max Pashm, Rotfront, Stefano Miele.
Remix Of Smile On Your Face [dunkelbunt] on Sun Dub 3xLP+CD - Poets Club (D).
2008: Remixes of Carovana, Foua for Municipale Balcanica - Felmay (I)
Remix of Sex Dub Jazz N Roll for UHT - No Fridge (F).
2007: Remix of Hava Nagila - Atlantic Jaxx (UK)
Remix of Custom Drum Destroyer - Neji (JP)
Remix of Smile On Your Face [dunkelbunt] - Chatchapeau (A)
Suuluup (original) - LR Records (AU).
2006: GiddyViddy (original) - PBSFM (AU).
2004: Remix of Dub Temple for Bush Of Ghosts - Bus (JP)
Original track for Kanemura Eco Works TV Commercial (Japan)
2003: Giddyviddy (original) - Soulfire (JP)
2002: Tracks on Kryptonites, If? (AU), Corroborree (UK)
2001: Tracks on Hymen (B), Zomba (AU), Noodles (UK)
2000: Tracks on Kooky, Well Worn (AU)
1999: Tracks on Earthcore, HPF (AU).



Tour Highlights

2008: Popkomm, Roter Salon, Balkanbeats (D). Ost Klub (A).
2007: Bellingen Global Carnival, Spiegeltent (AU). EU tour (Balkanbeats DE, Divan Du Monde FR, Future World Funk UK) solo Balkan.
2006: Spiegeltent (AU). EU tour (Ost Klub A, Balkanbeats DE, Golbo Loco UK) solo Balkan.
2005: Several solo live performances in Berlin.
2002-2004: Several solo+collaboration live performances in Osaka, Kyoto, Tokyo, Kobe, Nagoya Japan.
1999-2002: Big Day Out Festival *3, Rainbow Serpent Festival*2, Earthcore*5, Electrofringe live + workshops (NSW).
1998: NZ national tour (9 shows).
1993-2002: Over 20 Australian east coast tours in several different musical ensembles + solo.

Radio

Occasional guest / fillin host on Planetary Chaos & Heartical (PBSFM) and Cocoa Butter (RRR)
Brian currently hosts Into The Groovy regularily on www.straightup.com.au and hosted the influential weekly show: Into The Groovy on PBSFM from 1990-2002.

2005 - Present: Producer and host of "Into The Groovy" fortnightly radio show on Melbourne site www.straightup.com.au.
2005 - 2008: Occasional guest programmer/presenter on RRR, PBSFM, Radio Australia, JJJ, Wireless FM (UK), Frequence trois (FR).
1990 - 2002: Producer and host of "Into The Groovy" weekly radio show on PBSFM Melbourne.

Event Organisation/Management

Co-organiser, promoter, manager of the outdoor international 2006 Submerge chill festival.
Organiser/co-organiser of regular Melbourne music nights since 1998: The Good The Bad and The Balkan (Balkan); Forward The Bass (Dub), Loony Tunes (Animation); Steel Drum (Dub+related); Living Version (Reggae+related)

Synchronisation Licensing for Film and TV

Beaming productions is a synchronisation licensing business based in Berlin and Melbourne, licensing music for TV commercials, TV series and film.