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Firmly cement ed in the playlists of the world ’s A – List House & Techno DJ’s, OC & Verde are on everybody’s lips this year .
Since breaking through in 2016 on Hot Since 82 ’s label Knee Deep In Sound with their Essential New Tu ne and Beatport Number 1 ‘Maasai’ , OC & Verde have already stacked up releases on Truesoul , Octopus, Suara and Bedrock whilst gain ing heavy weight support from the likes of Adam Beyer, Solomun, Joesph Capriati, Maya Jane Coles, Sasha, John Digweed, Tale Of Us and Maceo Plex.
This consistency has not gone unnoticed with the godfather of dance Pete Tong immediately nam ing OC & Verde as his “Ones to Watch” in 2017 and subsequently inviting the duo into the BBC Radio 1 S tudios to be interviewe d live on air as part of his ‘ Final Credits ’ feature a longside them delivering a 40 minute showcase for the Radio 1 ‘ Tag Team Mix ’.
OC & Verde ’s presence on Radio 1 has continued to resonate across the station with Danny Howard award ing the m his ‘Friday Fire’ accolade for their seminal remix of Eli & Fur ’s ‘Around You’ which has since gone Top 10 on Beatport Techno and lead to the guys being hailed as Pete Tong’s “New Names” for 2018.