Logged In As Admin: {{reverbUser.name}}, Acting As: {{reverbPageObject.data.name}} ({{reverbPageObject.data.type}})

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your ReverbNation experience.

AK1200 / Big Riddim Recordings

AK1200 / Big Riddim Recordings

DJ / Drum and Bass / Jungle Orlando, FL  US
AK1200 feat Junior Reid - Junior's Tune (zardonic rmx)
AK1200 feat Junior Reid - Junior's Tune (zardonic rmx)
ak1200 vs gridlok - dub4dub
ak1200 vs gridlok - dub4dub


  • Sat

    Feb 28

    Miami, FL, US | 9:00pm

    Culture, United D&B, AK1200 + Shady Teez Present: Florida D&B All Stars v.2 AK1200 LoHi Stereo Alex M Selektion (Rekone-Element-B Boy Roy – Randolph) Sour Diesel Somejerk Nemo llterror 4mulate Depth Molecule Bownce Atom Deathcol Lady J Spins Disidente Notchyamum Wytchcraft Cyclops Mc’s: Eyecue, Sopheye, Motive 21+ 2 rooms 9pm-9am

  • 2014

    Nov 22

    Miami, FL, US | 8:00pm

    AK1200, Culture, United D&B + Shady Teez Present: Florida D&B All Stars AK1200 Circle k ClrH20 Collaborator Disidente Dox Empire X Engineer Genr8 George The Infinite Impression Jaybee Knoxz Mendez Random Movement Reazin Sopheye Soular SST Stereotype Surgewave 21+ 9pm-9am 12 hours of D&B!

  • 2014

    Nov 8

    Knoxville, TN, US | 9:00pm

    Presented by Midnight Voyage Productions, Boomshock & Represent Nashville Saturday, November 8, 2014 Tickets available at www.flavorus.com/POTDKnox POTD - https://soundcloud.com/csuchon4/sets/planet-of-the-drums w/ Liminal | Squake | Fonkah | JWOB The Concourse 940 Blackstock Ave Knoxville TN, 37921 $15 Advance | $20 DOS 18+ | 9PM Please bring a valid, state issued photo ID _______________________________ :::: POTD ::::: The POTD is the alliance forged in 2000 by America's foremost Drum 'n' Bass warriors: AK1200, Dara, Dieselboy, and MC Messinian. 15 FUCKING YEARS! The Planet of the Drums kru was initially created as an outlet for all of us to perform together at different shows and events. Over the years however, that concept evolved. We feel that it is our calling to not only promote quality drum and bass Stateside, but also help provide a voice for our scene as well. Our music has languished in small back rooms on undersized sound rigs for far too long. We are taking a firm stand— ’enough is enough.’ Promoters need to either represent fully or not represent at all…and as Planet of the Drums we will not support those that try to use our scene strictly as a means to line their pockets. Through unification we hope to increase awareness, improve conditions for junglists nationwide and let everyone know that drum and bass isn’t just dance music, it is a way of life. The days of the ‘side room’ need to come to an end… our music deserves its place in the main room. Planet of the Drums kru represents everyone trying to make a positive difference in our scene. Please support your local drum and bass scene, promoters, djs and producers. AK1200.Dara.Dieselboy.Messinian. Four Men/One Mission ____________________________ :::: Liminal :::::; www.soundcloud.com/liminaldnb Hailing from South Carolina , USA comes Liminal. Emerging onto the scene early in 2014, their tunes have gained support all across drum & bass, from the Hospital Records show on Rinse FM , Evol Intent , Bailey, Reid Speed, NC17 and many more. Starting off on the internet & a small studio hundreds of miles from any cities with drum & bass scenes , and now actively traveling across America billed alongside the likes of Klute, Black Sun Empire, Rene La Vice, Maztek, Dieselboy, Zardonic, Bachelors Of Science so far this year.. not to mention a full early 2015 USA tour alongside Critical/Metalheadz Vocalist Frank Carter III, these dudes just popped up & their beats commanded attention ..in one year. A feat not very common in drum & bass. Aside from the tunes, the duo has been dj’ing collectively for over 2 decades & recently dropped tunes on the prominent Dance Music label Play Me Records. Get familiar. (via Mistanoise) "Having linked up in the studio only a little over a year ago, the South Carolinian duo known as Liminal are already causing a stir with the heat they’ve been cooking up in the lab" (Kmag) "Since their tune “Hot 4 U” (also released as a free download!) was featured in the first ever Hospital Records US podcast mix, the South Carolina based drum n’ bass duo have become leaders in the rapidly expanding American drum n’ bass scene." (the Dankles) ____________________________ :::::: Squake :::::: [ Represent | Bassrive | SLI | Exiled ] Squake has been a nightclub DJ since early 2003. Breaking into the scene as loyal punter, Squake became instantly addicted attending the legendary RESPECT nights in LA from 99'-03' Inspired by greats like LTJ-Bukem, ANDY C, MAMPI SWIFT, A-SIDES, BAILEY, TOTAL SCIENCE, & MARCUS INTALEX, Squake pushes boundaries with genres, and holds intensely long mixes, utilizing 3 decks making his live performance an intense ride through all styles hip hop, drum & bass, and dub. Leading Nashville drum & bass with his crew Represent, Squake is known through out the south for pleasing heads, and keeping crowds moving. With constant tours, and residencies in Itlay, Miami, Austin, St. Louis, Squake stays on the road often, so look for him to invade your ears with a powerhouse mix of bass music that will not disappoint. Catch him live in the mix every Friday on Represent Radio LIVE hosted by SQUAKE 5-7pm CST on bassdrive.com https://www.facebook.com/representradio https://soundcloud.com/squake http://www.bassdrive.com/v2/ ____________________________ :::::: FONKAH ::::: [Schedule One Recordings | Delta 9 | Multikill Recordings | Rockers 175 Records] Forward thinking DJ | Producer – Fonkah has crafted a sound that absolutely destroys dance floors wherever he touches down. Fusing deep and dubby, powerful drum and bass with massive neurofunk vibes, Fonkah delivers soundscapes of twisted ambient funk alongside earth shattering basslines and bombastic breaks. Fonkah maintains his position as A&R at the prolific Schedule One Recordings imprint, engineering and releasing some of the most innovative music of our time. Celebrating the release of his massive new "Bulletproof" album, Fonkah is set to annihilate with an arsenal of brand new and never before heard sounds. Get ready! www.facebook.com/Fonkah www.soundcloud.com/FonkahMusic ____________________________ ::::: JWOB :::::: www.facebook.com/JWOBOFFICIAL [ScheduleOne Recordings]

  • 2014

    Jul 19

    San Diego, CA, US | 9:00pm
  • 2013

    Jun 14

    Philadelphia, PA, US | 8:00pm

    Mighty Mike Saga presents: - MANTIS PARTY - "A Bugged Out Event" Friday June 14th. 2013 @ The Starlight BallRoom Philadelphia PA Witness as the Starlight Ballroom transforms into a Cyber-BASS-Bug Paradise! The venue will look like nothing you have ever seen before! It’s a MANTIS PARTY! ... Come be colorful with hundreds of your friends!! "BUG-OUT" AND DRESS LIKE YOUR FAVORITE BUG!! Calling ALL Invertebrates, Praying Mantises, Spiders, Lady Bugs, Butterflies, Beetles, Caterpillars, Crickets, Grasshoppers, Moths, Ants! Costumes encouraged but NOT a must! Rsvp On FaceBook here! https://www.facebook.com/events/155068207995295/ Featuring: THE BEST OF D&B TOUR with.. AK1200 BigRiddim Recordings // Planet Of The Drums // Florida - Drum & Bass The longest running D&B DJ in the USA. Member of the infamous Planet of the Drums crew. Founder of Big Riddim Recordings. Dave, AK1200, has been a driving force within Drum and Bass culture in America since its inception. From his legendary mix CD's to his extensive list of high profile remixes and original tunes, he has maintained a presence within the scene for more than 20 years. For lack of a better term, AK is a "classically" trained DJ, mixing live for each crowd. Every set is unique and completely dependent on what gets the best reaction from the floor that night. 

In a time where the EDM scene has completely reinvented itself, AK1200's explosive sets have been spreading the fever to a whole new fan base. These new fans, hungrier than ever for the absolute best in electronic music, are steadily looking not for their house, but for their home. Once they hear "the one" set that changes everything, they will have found it. AK1200 plays those sets, trust! And D&B will become your home, it always does. THE BEST OF D&B TOUR ... DARA Breakbeat Science // Planet Of The Drums // New York City - Drum & Bass A member of the infamous Planet of the Drums crew alongside fellow drum 'n bass pioneers AK1200, Dieselboy, & J Messinian, this Irish transplant has been a dominant figure in the U.S. drum 'n bass scene since his arrival here in 1994. His discography includes 2 critically acclaimed full length artist albums, 8 DJ mix CDs, as well as numerous singles and remixes for artists such as Freq Nasty, Afrika Bambaata and Keoki. Dara co-founded the nation's first & largest drum 'n bass record store, Breakbeat Science, in NYC which doubles as his own imprint, Breakbeat Science Recordings. He has been featured in countless magazine articles and interviews both in the US and worldwide. He previously hosted one of the internet's most popular drum 'n bass broadcasts, Velocity, where he regularly interviewed leading drum 'n bass artists such as Jonny L, Kemistry & Storm, Trace, Ed Rush, Optical, Hype, Andy C, Zinc, and many others. Dara's long standing relationships with the world's drum 'n bass elite gives him access to an astounding amount of new and unreleased material. His brilliant recording endeavors along with his incessant touring markey by consistently awe-inspiring DJ sets have made him one of the most recognized and well respected DJs in the country. DANK Funky Element Records // NYC - Dubstep // Trap // Electro The CEO and founder of Funky Element Records, U.S.A. has been hard at work. With countless top 10 charting productions in Electro House he is also a #1 overall best selling producer in Dubstep and Drum n bass. A DJ/ Producer/ Re-mixer/ & Label Owner for the past 12 years, Dank has been at the forefront of the heavy bass culture movement since its early inception years ago. This New York City native considered to be a pioneer of the underground sound currently coming out of the city that never sleeps, represents heavy bass culture from the school of the hard knox and is knee deep in it. It has been said he eats, sleeps, and breathes heavy bass culture. In addition, he is no stranger to demolishing dance floors throughout the United States and abroad. Fused with sexy bass and super funk, Dank has played along side some of the hottest talent on the planet. He has remixed for various labels around the world such as Armada Music, Big Fish, Play Me, Central Station and the list goes on. His own live performances have been considered thunderously captivating, crossing all genres of the heavy bass movement. With his signature style, of bass in your face "Don't Talk About It... Be About It" Dank vows to continue on his path of moving dance floors till the early morning. WARPATH: 2013 WORLD TOUR DJ VENOM Morlock Music // Hard Dance Nation // Rhode Island - Hard Dance / Hard House Few DJs put as much energy, intensity and insanity into their performances as DJ VENOM. He continues to relentlessly tour the continent, unleashing his signature sounds to packed dance floors of sweat covered fans. This New England native has been a major figure in the North American rave scene for over two decades, wowing crowds with his flawless mixing, floor-filling beats and crazy turntable tricks. In 1994, Venom started Volume Productions, a rave oriented company dedicated to the advancement of the underground electronic scene. Not only did Volume release over 70 DJ Venom mix tapes, but they also were bent on breeding an army of party-goers by throwing numerous raves and events, including the famous ENERGY night. KRIKETT ZFG // Horrible Children // PsynesthesiaC Deco // Tampa Florida - Psytrance Krikett is an alien space bug known throughout the US for keeping the vibe alive of underground sound; with seamless mixes, stimulating track selection, and profound live presence; in the short duration of five years, she has traveled and performed in fourteen states and over fifty cities for numerous events of just about every variety. With a heavy focus on the psychedelic styles of EDM, and moving past the cliches and rather searching for just the right tracks for every vibe and occasion; she is guaranteed to graciously fill the void and the dancefloor - for any occasion in need of something a little extra special. SPECIAL HOST MC: MESSINIAN Mau5trap // Play Me // Subhuman // Planet Of The Drums - Las Vegas Nevada Messinian has been setting dancefloors on fire and touring non-stop as a Dubstep DJ/MC. You can see him nationwide at festivals and clubs spinning high energy Dubstep originals & VIP's... simultaneously mixing records and hyping it up on the mic to get crowds screaming with their hands in the air. Messinian took the Dubstep world by storm with a streak of hard hitting vocal collaborations with Dubstep heavyweights like Excision, Datsik, Bare, SPL, Number Ni6e, Triage, J. Rabbit, Camo & Krooked, Antiserum, Downlink, Skism, Sluggo, Mark Instinct, Itchy Robot and many more. Messinian's tracks are getting heavy DJ support from not only North American Dubstep DJ's, but major Dubstep DJ's the world over. Messinian is no stranger to the Top 20 Dubstep Charts on Beatport. His collaborations "All About My Paper", "Heavy Artillery", "Apeshit", "Girls, Girls", and "Burn It Up" have all held spots in the Top 20 or Top 10 in the last several months and he has plenty of Dubstep/Drumstep/DNB anthems with releases scheduled soon. He has been pumping out quality bangers and getting them released on Beatport chart dominating labels such as Rottun Recordings, EX7 Records, Play Me Records, Subhuman, and Hollow Point Recordings. Make sure to look out for Messinian's solo production and beat making collaborations with artists like Bare, The Upbeats, SPL, and Zardonic in the near future. Local Bugs: ARCHITECH // JAY SHOK // MIGHTY MIKE SAGA // IQ Mc Featuring: AMAZING DECO BY: dj Krikett's PsynesthesiaC Deco www.facebook.com/PsynesthesiaC GO GO DANCING: Chemical Boy & The Chemical Dolls www.facebook.com/thechemicalcrew BODY PAINTING: BodyPaint.Me www.BodyPaint.Me HOOPING BY: The Hoop Mistresses www.facebook.com/The.Hoop.Mistresses VENDING BY: Fluro Glo www.facebook.com/FluroGlo 40,000 Watt Sound System // Kitchen Serving Food ALL NIGHT! PHOTOGRAPHY BY: Jonny Sorber // Joe Dimarco Photography // www.GotchaBitchez.com VJ: VISUAL HELL // GIANT MANTIS PROVIDED BY: VJ STATIC - Thank You Gaetan! TIME: 8pm-4am // 18+ To Enter // 21+ with ID To Drink ADMISSION: $25 In Advance // $30 @ The Door RSVP ON FACEBOOK & TIX HERE! www.facebook.com/events/155068207995295/ www.ticketfly.com/event/262215 INFO: www.MIKESAGA.com // MIGHTYMIKESAGA@YAHOO.COM @ The STARLIGHT BALLROOM 460 N. 9th St. Philadelphia Pa 19123 (1 BLOCK FROM THE ELECTRIC FACTORY & CLUB SHAMPOO)


Add Comment
  • NMEdj (Artist)
    YO! Big up from the North my friend! - NME



Sounds Like: Dieselboy Human SubHuman, Goldie, SIGMA, Friction, DJ Hype

Label: Big Riddim Recordings

Bio: AK1200 BIOGRAPHY 2012

The longest running D&B DJ in the USA. Member of the infamous Planet of the Drums crew. Founder of Big Riddim Recordings. Dave, AK1200, has been a driving force within Drum and Bass culture in America since its inception. From his legendary mix CD's to his extensive list of...See Full Bio

Icon_facebook Icon_myspace Icon_twitter Itunes


Twitter_icon_for_status: link to a recent interview :) http://t.co/6MtGewWqjc

Recent Blogs

free new mix 4 download
Dec 20, 2009

enjoy http://soundcloud.com/djdxtreme/drum-bass-of-unknown-vol-1-ak1200 AK120... [more]


Be the first to ask AK1200 / Big Riddim Recordings a question!

200 characters remaining

Submit Question


  • Song Plays +1 5,419
  • Total Fans 42,658
  • ReverbNation Fans 340
  • Facebook Likes 36,377
  • Twitter Followers 5,793
  • Widget Impressions 24,594