Established as a DJ for over 17 years, Heist started producing tracks 14 years ago. In That Time hes produced tracks on many labels, including Low Down Deep, Metal Headz, Playaz Records, Full Cycle, amongst others, along with his own imprints Sumo Beatz, Co-Lab & Calypso. Being Influenced by all styles of Drum & Bass from the start, Heist’s incredibly adaptable production style has seen his tunes find themselves into a variety of big name’s DJ boxes across the scene, together with the compliment of being sound engineer to Goldie’s productions (Also as Rufige Kru) for the last 6 years.
Heist has raised the bar over time with a number of exciting collaborations and re-workings, ever conscious of a desire to improve his own already formidable skills. These include a remixs for Roni Size, Pendulum, Talay Riley, Stooshe and Josh Kumra. Also Engineering Remixes alongside Goldie for Calvin Harris, Ed Sheeran, Joker and legendary Stone Roses front man, Ian Brown.Further work alongside Goldie has seen him engineer hugely well-received LPs Malice in Wonderland and Memoirs of an Afterlife for the Metalheadz boss, together with A Recent new Goldie Track Called ‘Freedom’ which was supported on BBC Radio 1 by Ferne Cotton, Pete Tong, Zane Low, Trevor Nelson, Mista Jam to name a few. Meanwhile, Heist has Also worked on Collaborations with artists like Taxman, Majistrate, Crissy Criss, Serum and many more with new possible co lab options looming.