Paul Hoey shows
Paul Hoey, otherwise known as Mr – ‘H’ is a DJ / Producer / Presenter & currently co-hosts The Lockdown Radio Show alongside his partner in crime Pip Barker right here on Chorley FM. A show which has now been running on the Chorley FM Dance scene for the last 3 years on a monthly basis featuring music & artists from the House & Disco scene.
Being a dynamic duo, Paul & Pip delve into the realms of the underground scene each month & bring you their own take on an in-depth radio show with their own unique feel-good vibe & chat over 2 hours on a Friday night. Over the last 3 years, the show has gone from strength to strength, playing host to some big names in the industry. Their monthly Exclusive Mix Series has seen names such as Full Intention, Lenny Fontana, Alan Hartley, Curtis Gabriel, Man Without A Clue & many more grace the famous Chorley FM airwaves. Not only that, The Lockdown encourages & promotes some of the best local talent & skills with their own Resident Pool collection of DJs!
Since day 1, the show has brought the audience many features including ‘Taking you back to a time’ – a chance to sift through the crates for a classic hit from way back when as well as ‘Spotlight Section’ – bringing you new & upfront Promo’s Hot off the Press throughout the dance charts. More recently we have brought in a cheeky twist with ’Pip’s Primetime Selection’ – a section of the show where Pip chooses a Guilty Pleasure track!
Paul has been a regular on the club scene over recent years under his pseudonym Mr – ‘H’ & has expressed his love for House & Disco music playing at some of the best venues and club nights in the North West of England. Currently plying his trade for Edit.presents based in the North of England as one of their resident DJ’s and supporting some massive names in the Industry in Joey Negro, DJ Spen, Full Intention, Graeme Park, Guy Williams, Justin Robertson, The Reflex & Seamus Haji to name just a few…..
Making his first-ever appearance for Edit playing a warm-up set at The Common Room in Culcheth (Warrington) & since then has played regularly at what was once the Baku Lounge, as well as Koto in Southport, Bar Soba in Leeds & more recently at Gorilla & Night People in Manchester!
Paul, is also an established resident DJ at Latch Bar in Chorley, playing a diverse collection of music ranging from well known & classic Disco / Funk edits, right through to old skool Hip Hop / R&B & Club Classics alongside upfront House of today.
Music has always been a major part of Paul’s life from an early age, growing up in the 80’s, listening to all sorts of classic Disco, Funk, Soul & Pop.
A big lover of vinyl records and going about learning how to mix two records together was an experience he looks back on fondly after purchasing his first pair of belt drive turntables in his early teenage years. A path which has helped set him on the track to his continued love for music & being apart of the Dance music culture.
Catch Paul on The Lockdown Radio Show on the 1st Friday night of each month from 8pm – 10pm right here on 102.8 Chorley FM.