EXCALIBAH : MUSIC

In 2001, at the age of 19, Matthew became the first DJ to join the new digital Black Music station from the BBC- BBC Radio 1Xtra

 

As Excalibah he has played most major festivals in the UK including Glastonbury and has held residencies at some of the most prestigious clubs including Ministry of Sound, Fabric and clubs across Europe and the UK. He has supported an array of international artists

including; ?uestlove, Kano, Plan B, De La Soul, Naughty by Nature, Talib Kweli, and Grandmaster Flash.

 

Known for promoting new UK talent under the pseudonym DJ Excalibah, he won Best Radio Show and Best Radio Presenter in the hip-hop press for his BBC 1Xtra show Tales From The Legend in 2003, 2004 and 2005 giving initial airplay to artists such as Estelle, Professor Green, Example, and Plan B. He also covered shows for the legendary John Peel on BBC Radio 1.

 

Excalibah performed for a global audience of over a billion as a headline DJ at the London 2012 Paralympic Opening Ceremony.  

EXCALIBAH 2003 UNDERGOUND HIP-HOP DOCUMENTARY FOR 1XTRA