Originally comprising of producers Mark Hill, Pete Devereux & MC Alistair, the name Artful Dodger was already established as the most commercially successful UK garage act to have emerged from the scene to date .
Together they produced an amazing string of chart topping hits, remixes & a platinum selling album (It's All About The Stragglers) that confirmed Artful Dodger's place as the most successful Garage act of all time.
After Pete & Mark decided to follow different musical paths MC Alistair continued to bring the chart topping brand to the clubs & festivals around the world linking up with Dave Low co-owner of the Label Public Demand Records, responsible for signing & breaking The Artful Dodger brand.
The partnership was & an instant success on the dance floors due to their versatile ability to play for any crowd in front of them. They have been tearing up dance floors as a duo for over 10 years now & their reputation as an MC/ DJ outfit has become highly rated.
This is confirmed as the continue to play alongside some of the biggest artistes in the music business such as Busta Rhymes, Calvin Harris, Skepta, Chipmunk , Wretch 32, N Dubz, Wiley, Pro green & Taio Cruz to name but a few.
The popularity of AD is testament to the quality of the live sets the duo deliver week in week out as they continue to bring there unique vibe to the party people from all around the world .
The live Artful Dodger sets are not just your run of the mill DJ / MC set but consist now of playing a host of styles from UKG, Dubstep, Deep Funky & Soulful House, Bassline, Electro, Jungle/D&B & Rare Groove. There sets having been tearing up dance floors up and down the UK and all over the world (Dubai, Holland, Poland, Romania, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Kazakhstan, Russia, Switzerland, Ibiza, Cyprus, South Korea, Germany, Prague & the USA to name but a few) where ever they play.
Getting the audience involved and being able to adapt to any crowd they play to, by dropping a selection of tunes that fits nicely in with atmosphere on the night, this makes a splendid party vibe wherever they play and keeps the crowd entertained & partying all night long