10 Minutes with Wookie

If you managed to reach our cheeky mid week party in Nottingham on 10th October with MJ Cole & Wookie, you’ll know how amazing it was to have both of them in Nottingham under 1 roof. The vibes were electric and we couldn’t have enjoyed it more.

You can check out the photos here. We had to pin down Wookie for a quick chat after his set and so here it is, 10 Minutes with Wookie.

1 – For those who don’t know much about you, can you let everyone know who you are?

My name is Wookie, I’m a UK Producer/DJ

2 – where did it all begin for you musically?

Production wise..? I first started making R&B tracks for Wayne Marshall, in the early 90’s.
“G-spot” being the hit of that album. Then I moved over to SoulIISoul as an in-House producer.

3 – What was your inspiration when you first started?

Teddy Riley was and Inspiration for me in my early years. New Jack Swing

4 – Whats your favourite tune to play at the moment?

“Mind your step” Dennis Ferrer

5 – what news would you like to share with us?

I’ve just discovered a grey hair in my beard. First one!

6 – What other djs and producers have caught your eye so far?

Blue Slims, Hybrid Theory…. Lots of guys

7 – Who would you want to collaborate with and why?

Hmmm…… not sure

8 – Talk us through a day in the life of Wookie

Wake up 10-10.30. Have breakfast or go straight to the gym. (2hrs)
Lunch, then a 45min drive to the studio, otherside of London from my house. Mess about for a few hours, then get beatmaking….

9 – Whats the rest of the year have in store?

Djing in Russia, Hungary, Uk. I have another single to get finished, hopefully that will all work smoothly! lol..

10 – Favourite place to DJ apart from Waxed Music?

Panaroma Bar/Berghain, Berlin

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