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Since 2004, Shogun Audio has left an indelible footprint on the Drum & Bass scene. Founded by award-winning DJ & producer Ed Keeley (aka Friction), alongside business partner and collaborator Keir Tyrer (aka K-Tee), the label and its affiliates Elevate Records and SGN:LTD have been responsible for breaking many of today’s drum & bass stars, and releasing some of the genre’s biggest anthems.

With names including Alix Perez, Noisia, Spor, Icicle, Spectrasoul, Technimatic, Skream, Dimension, Rockwell, Pola & Bryson, GLXY, Break and many more littering the current and back catalogue the Shogun Audio collective are today a label group, publisher, event promoter and more.

2020 marks sixteen years since the label started and the drum & bass juggernaut is showing no signs of slowing down!

Friction’s Elevate Records, the sister label to Shogun Audio showcases straight up, uncompromising, dance floor drum & bass. The label has released music by some of the biggest names in the scene including Friction, Ben Snow, Flowidus, Fourward, Killer Hertz, Turno, Macky Gee and many more.