Cuttin Heads welcomes legendary turntablist DJ Woody to Cork for a special all 45s set!
Symatic (Cut & Paste Records/ Skratch Lords)
Cee Doubleyou (The Hobo Convention)
Cuttin’ Heads Collective residents
24th of Feb,
9pm till close
***DJ Woody Bio***
One of Mixmaster Mike’s (Beastie Boys) favourite DJs, described as ‘The best DJ in the World’ by Hudson Mohawke, labelled a genius by DJ Qbert and referenced continually by the current crop of World Champion DJs as a major influence. DJ Woody may well be your favourite DJ’s favourite DJ.
The 2 Times World Champion turntablist is known for his innovations, he helped design the Worlds first ever musical turntable instrument, the Vestax Controller One, and is famed internationally as one of the most prolific pioneers of new scratch technique. Collaborating with musicians from the start of his career proved to be very formative to Woody’s musical approach to the turntable and has led to him being sought after by some of the industries most revered producers including Bomb The Bass, Madlib, Oli Teeba (The Herbaliser) and DJ Vadim. Performing as part of many bands, Woody was the DJ for Grammy winning hip hop superstar Mala Rodriguez, was part of Vadim’s Russian Percussian and One Self (Ninja Tune) and has written scratch music for a 25 piece big band jazz orchestra.
In the last 10 years Woody has played to festival crowds of up to 40,000 and performed in over 40 countries in venues as diverse as The Nokia Theatre in Time Square to a Bollywood film studio in the middle of Mumbai.get ticket for event