Marc Nicholson has been playing the drums since the age of ten, Clubbing since the age of twelve, and now has been DJing as TribalMonk3y & Monk3y the last ten years. Monk3y started to get recognised through promoting his own dance nights Nostalgia & Floorplay, his Radio Show Electronik Underground on www.phatbeats.net and his collaborations with PureFilthElectro.
Since then he has been fortunate enough to play at London’s top clubs including Turnmills, Fridge, egg and he currently holds a residency at the world famous Gallery parties @ Ministry of Sound. Being a keen fan of travel, he has played in; Ibiza, Barcelona, New Zealand, Australia, and South America!
His unique take on Tribal House incorporates World Music Samples, Heavy Percussion, Deep House & Tech House as well as High Energy Floor Filling Sounds.
When not behind the decks he is a face of the charity “Action on Hearing Loss”, promoting the use of professional earplugs for DJs & Clubbers. He will be taking this message to many events in 2012 in collaboration with Club Transformation’s “Come to your Senses” campaign.
In 2011/12 Monk3y played at…
Bodymove @ The Egg – London
McQueens – London
The White House – London
Gallery @ Ministry of Sound – London
Poison Lips @ Hed Kandi – London
PureFilthElectro @ The Russian – London & Oddland – Barcelona
Oxjam @ The Fountain – Cambridge
Looped @ The Fountain – Cambridge