Taking the world by storm, Carl Hanaghan’s impressive portfolio – which includes Hed Kandi’s resident DJ, CR2 Records’ A&R Manager, Ministry of Sound’s radio station presenter, and record label producer – is a testament of his musical finesse and extraordinary talent. Demonstrating an inimitable versatility that has gained recognition in the dance music industry, Carl has since played alongside D. Ramirez, Seamus Haji, Michael Gray, The Soul Avengerz, Tall Paul, StoneBridge, Paul Emanuel, ATFC, and The Soulseekerz.
Carl has performed at some of the most highly acclaimed clubs including Eden in Ibiza, Ministry of Sound London, Paard Van Troje in The Hague, Netherlands, Rai in Moscow, Russia, Tripod in Dublin, Ireland, Media in Nottingham, U.K., The Zap! & Ocean Rooms in the U.K., and under banners for Cream, Gatecrasher, Hed Kandi, MN2S, Garlands, ART Party and Born To Dance. His ability to vary his sets to suit any moment coupled with a sleek musical style, have seen him being branded as a “new breed of Hed Kandi DJs” by A&R Director of Hed Kandi, Phil Faversham.
On the production front, his remixing work for Gay McCall’s ‘I’m Alright’ on Born To Dance Records clinched the number 1 spot on DMC Buzz, and reached number 2 on Music Week Club in 2006. Carl has also remixed for one of U.K.’s top underground soulful house labels, Duffnote, with his take on ‘Take Me To The Disco’ by Heavy DC, receiving rave reviews. Carl continuously freshen up with exclusive re-edits created simply for his own sets.