Joe Muggs

Kelham Island Museum - Saturday (Day)

Joe Muggs is best known as a music journalist, having worked since 2000 for the likes of Resident Advisor, Mixmag, The Wire,FACT, The Guardian, Daily Telegraph, theartsdesk, Bandcamp and Boiler Room. He also brings to the table experience as a DJ, electronic musician, album compiler (Ninja Tune's 'Grime 2.0', Ministry's 'Adventures in Dubstep & Beyond'), A&R, label manager and cabaret promoter, and continues to pursue all kinds of hare-brained schemes in public and in secret. He is currently working blending spoken word and experimental DJing, as heard on his Love Drain series of 2016 and a Solid Steel mix for Ninja Tune.

Joe’s latest project is a book on UK soundsystem culture, titled Bass, Mids, Tops: An Oral History Of Sound System Culture.