REBECCA VASMANT (DJ SET)
In an age increasingly dominated by machine-created sounds, DJ-Producer Rebecca Vasmant is bringing a fresh new twist to dance music with her love of jazz. Rebecca is a passionate record collector and her knowledge exceeds her time as a "digger".
While promoting her own parties and record fair in Glasgow and touring over the last five years, her whirlwind schedule has fitted in a six month tour with eight-strong Ghanaian outfit Kakatsitsi, her monthly radio show on Worldwide Fm, as well as working on her new project 'Glasgow Jazz Experiment which features world class musicians from The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, her talents are not only in spinning records, but in composing and live shows also.
Rebecca has already made a name in Glasgow with her residency at Sub Club, running a popular record fair with the venerable venue and a spot on BBC Radio Scotland. A huge jazz fan, she also airs this facet of her irrepressible musical passion at key events like Worldwide Festival Sete, Glasgow Jazz Festival, EFG London Jazz Festival, Jazz Cafe London, Kasheme Zurich, Brilliant Corners, Casper Montenegro and the Baltic Soul Weekender, and a new residency at Ronnie Scott's as part of the 'Panro' collective.
Rebecca’s activities have taken her to 22 countries in the last five years, including premiere spots in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Estonia, India, Africa, Nicaragua, Bosnia, Latvia, Dubai, Austria, Turkey, Serbia, Algeria and Bulgaria.