DANNY HOWARD [UK]
Presenter, producer, tastemaker, influencer and all-round champion of electronic music: welcome to the ever-spinning world of Danny Howard.
Now, an established presenter on BBC Radio 1 (amassing more than a million listeners every Saturday afternoon), he’s out to widen his dance music net, both online with his own music and in the physical sense, making waves in the ever-‐ growing sea of electronic music and DJs. His broad knowledge of the scene is the reason he’s well respected as one of the world’s leading dance music broadcasters, gaining props from the likes of Calvin Harris and Eric Prydz to Dusky and Nic Fanciulli.
“I always wanted to be a tastemaker and influencer and help lead the way in shaping UK dance worldwide,” says Danny.
Since starting his radio career at a time when dance music was dominating the commercial charts. Always keeping his ear to the ground, Howard is hungry to help those who deserve to have the spotlight shone on them via his radio shows. both in the UK and on Sirius XM in America. And that’s just the start of this journey. “At the beginning of the year, I would say more people knew me for DJing and radio but I want to change that and step up my production game.” It’s been five years since Danny first took to the airwaves on BBC Radio 1 and now he’s looking ahead to the next five. Stay tuned!