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BK 'Under the Influence' UK tour!

Reported by Jess @ Trackitdown on April 11, 2007



The leading producer on the hard dance circuit announces his UK – wide tour to promote his highly acclaimed second artist album ‘Under The Influence’. Beginning in May and continuing throughout summer 2007 the tour kicks off at Polysexual South who alongside BK bring hard dance back to the infamous Ministry of Sound for the first time in two years!
Over his 10 year career BK has released 100+ 12”s and been responsible for 500+ lost weekends for 1000’s of clubbers across the globe and now he’s ready to unleash his second long player featuring collaborations with hard dance legends Judge Jules, Lisa Lashes, Vinylgroover, Nick Sentience, Kutski, Ali Wilson as well as underground electro artists Black Russian and Fake Hero. Featuring new material by the maestro himself Under The Influence looks set to be his most accomplished work to date …and that’s just CD1. CD2 features BK performing the definitive ‘BK Classics’ live set at last summers Global Gathering Festival playing to some 7,000 nutbags in the Polysexual Arena, expect anthems Revolution, Music Is Moving and Playing With Knives effortlessly blended, re edited and FX’d on the fly making this album the definitive hard dance album of 2007.
BK is joined in one of the most legendary main rooms in the world by a stellar line-up. Lisa Lashes, Andy Whitby (Best DJ/Best Resident, Hard Dance Awards 2006), Nick Sentience, Karim (Best DJ/Best Resident, HarderFaster Awards), Greg Brookman (DJ Set), Mark H and Dr Duzzit will all be there on Sunday May 6th to give it to you hard, fast, by the balls and without compromise. Do not enter this room if you want to sit down, have a break or generally just chill out!
Room Two is taken over by Hardcore Euphoria, bringing you the very best that the nation’s fastest growing scene has to offer. The legendary Billy ‘Daniel’ Bunter heads things up, supported by Dougal, DJ Wonter & MC Jabba D, Sytronik, Sketchy, DJ Rampant b2b Petruccio, DJ Dizzy and MCs Casper, Spenno and Mayers. These lot have to be seen to be believed and once you’re in, there’s no going back!
Bringing breaks and electro to the equation is one of London’s hottest underground nights, The Adventures of the Purple Monkey. JDS, Jnr J, Steelo, Ben Gomori (Dex n FX) and Stylus Rex will be ripping it up with some of the most blistering sounds you’ll hear this side of the M25. With a massive cult following this is one room that you’ll want to set up permanent residence in!
Finally Boundless take the trance tip and push it completely over the edge. Adam White, Jurrane, Paul Mayes, Alex Buck and DJ Therapy will all be on hand with some utterly sublime mixes that will have you with your hands in the air, begging for more.
Tickets are available online now at
<> or by calling 08700 600 100. Early bird tickets priced at £10 will be on sale until Wednesday March 14th. Advance tickets for £12 are released on Tuesday April 10th and regular tickets go live until the day itself for £15.

Under The Influence’ UK tour dates so far:

04 - Hard South at Honey Club, Brighton
05 - Unifi at Room At The Top, Bathgate
06 - Official London Launch - Polysexual South at Ministry Of Sound, London
11 - Dreamland, Workington
12 - Destiny at The Firestation, Bournemouth
18 - Claire's, Torquay
25 - Invasion at The Buttermarket, Shrewsbury
26 - Resonance at The Warehouse, Plymouth
02 - Off The Rails at The Void, Sheffield
23 - Polysexual at Air, Birmingham
29 - Dirty Little Funkers at The Void, Cleethorpes
+ more TBA
21 - TBC House Nation at Cablefactory, Finland
24 - Tidy vs Extreme Euphoria at Es Paradis, Ibiza
+ More TBA
+ with plenty more dates to be announced throughout June, July, August and beyond keep your eyes fixes to and for full tour  dates as the biggest show to hit the world of hard dance touches down at a venue near you!
BK ‘Under The Influence’ is released on Monday May 7th on Riot Recordings. For more info visit or