The Young Punx


Irreverent, funny, intelligent, chaotic, and totally dedicated to the cause of good music, The Young Punx transform the traditional boundaries within which dance music is produced and performed.Headed up by multi-instrumentalist producer Hal Ritson (Musical Director of Dizzee Rascal’s live band), with right hand deck lieutenant Nathan Taylor, drummer Simon Bettison, and wide variety of eclectic collaborators, their productions, DJ sets and live shows switch effortlessly from shimmering French House to soaring Italo-Disco, Dirty Electro, Drum and Bass and every other genre in-between.“The Young Punx are redefining musical cool” – EQ MagazineThe Young Punx’ boundless energy and infectious enthusiasm for all forms of music is also reflected worldwide in their monthly radio show (on Big City Beats network across Northern Europe) and their peerless podcasts which capture the banter and carnage of a Saturday night’s clubbing, whilst showcasing the best in new dance music and where over 10,000 listeners go each month to satisfy their cravings for riotous jumbo bass.“Breaks, pop, disco, drum & bass, opera and surf are all thrown in to create a giddying bombardment that doesn’t let up once throughout... a good-time party soundtrack ” – IDJTheir unique blend of deck high jinxs and tricks makes them in-demand DJs fuelling amazing tunes in parties at some of the world’s biggest clubs including gigs in Ibiza supporting Tiesto at Privilege and at Pacha for Erick Morillo’s Subliminal Sessions; Ministry of Sound and Fabric in London; Womb, AgeHa, Warehouse and Onzieme in Japan, and at Glastonbury, SummerSonic, Sziget, Urban Arts Festival and many more of the world’s greatest festivals.“Talented beat alchemists...exhilarating stuff” – Music Week The Young Punx own and manage the label MofoHifi Records, home to artists such as Phonat and Bobby T ank.


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Tracks in Top 10 0
Releases in Top 10 3
Tracks in Top 100 7
Releases in Top 100 18
Days in Top 100 Tracks 186
Days in Top 100 Releases 454
These stats concerns the main Top 100 and the Top 100 for each genre. Data for tracks start on November 1st 2012, and data for releases start on January 1st 2014.