Des Mitchell has had a professional dj career since 1982 starting at BBC Birmingham doing his own radio show.
SUMMER 1989 the new BCM music empire
(later 91 BCM Planet dance) in Mallorca. Des became the resident of one of Europe’s biggest clubs holding 6,300 people over 3 floors, the main room for Des held up to 5,000 clubbers & with a rave scene about to explode it became one of the best dance clubs in the world & although there was no count back then it’s the number 5 club in the world right now 2014.
14 years residency, entertaining clubbers from across the world with guests dj’s GrooveRider, CJ Mackintosh, Graham park, Tony Humphries, Norman Jay, Laurent Garnier, Sasha, Frankie Knuckles RIP, Carl Cox, Erick Morillo, Jeremy Healy, Tony de Vit RIP, Roger Sanchez, David Morales, Harry Romero, Judge Jules, George Morel, Steve Lawler, Paul Oakenfold, Deep Dish, Basement Jaxx, Tiesto, Pete Tong, to name a few ☺ all playing alongside Des through Mallorca summers.
Winter 94 Japan, Tokyo’s VELFARRE club owned by Avex Trax & Des was resident 10 months, before returning to BCM. Had residency's for MINISTRY OF SOUND in BANgKOK. TAIWAN. SINGAPORE. Tour DJ for Bacardi across INDIA. Opened DOCKSIDE in CAPETOWN SA. Regular gigs across Europe & Scandinavia.
2015 Still touring & at PACHA MALLORCA & THE PROJECT.
Music production from.
1999: Welcome to the dance No1 dance chart, in 2000 No5 UK chart
2000. The World Is Yours - Antler subway
2001 Keep on - 2002 That Benson Thing. Strangeworld music
2006 Alive – white - The Return as white label. Life of Riley music
2007 ‘Wicked & Wild’ for DMC. ‘Miami Vibe’ as white label..
2009 ‘Lets stay together’ for Soulheat records
2010 ‘Call Me’ Bazooka records ‘Wanna see you dance’ Metrogroove
2013 ‘Desire’ summer for Redsea dance records
2014 ‘Everytime I See The Girl’ & for Spincredible music UK.
2015 ‘Esta Loca & Up with Trumpets for Spincredible music.. check Soundcloud.
Also check a live daily daytime dance show for www.radioonemallorca.com
'there's no failure just mistakes & learning... I'm still learning :)