presents the best in dub, dubstep, roots and dancehall with
and a live Dub Set by
McPullish (Charlies Records)(ATX)
A DJ/producer/promoter based in the Bay Area, DJ SEP is the founder and main resident DJ behind DUB MISSION. A Sunday night party at the Elbo Room in San Francisco, Dub Mission--15+ years strong--is one of the longest-running dub, dubstep, roots & dancehall parties in the U.S., and the world. Dub Mission has featured artists from all over the world, including Adrian Sherwood & the ON-U Sound System, Mad Professor & the Ariwa Sound System, the Scientist, Mungo's Hi Fi with Soom T, Zion Train, Twilight Circus Dub Sound System, Turntables on the Hudson, and many others. For 22 years, DJ Sep was also on Bay Area radio: first at college radio station KUSF-FM (University of San Francisco) and later at Berkeley's public radio station, KPFA-FM, where her eclectic electronic mix program, "Off the Beaten Path," aired from 1994 to 2010. In 2003, she and journalist/DJ/producer Shockman realized and compiled Babylon Is Ours: The USA in Dub, a compilation of all-exclusive American dub tracks released by Germanys Select Cuts Records.
In 2009, her remixes with Jason Short ["Get Your Dub Wet" feat. Mochipet, Juakali and Dj Collage aka Mista. Chatman] were released on Daly City Records. In 1999, Dub Mission won a Bay Guardian Goldie award in the music category. DJ Sep has also been nominated for an SF Weekly Music Award in the best DJ category, and has spun at venues and clubs in London, New York, Washington DC, Los Angeles, Miami, San Diego, and throughout the Bay Area. She has performed with for a wide array of international artists, including Sly & Robbie, The Wailers, Kruder & Dorfmeister, Les Nubians, Rachid Taha, AfroCelt Sound System, Transglobal Underground, Angelique Kidjo, The Cinematic Orchestra, Culture, Big Youth, Nortec Collective, Kinky, Ex-Centric Sound System, Issa Bagayogo, Habib Koite, Badmarsh & Shri, Cheb i Sabbah, and Mc Sultan.