Bass & Breaks with Mike Swaine
On Air: Sunday 10pm
Bass and Breaks features the best in ‘underground’ dance music.
Bass and Breaks started life as a guest mix show on Fire Radio. In 2007 Mike took over from the legendary Dave Aquasky to host the breaks and drum & bass show on Friday nights one Fire. 10 years on Bass and Breaks still unleashes its unique brand of music to the inhabitants of the UK and the World on The Mix Radio.
Over the last few years we have had guest mixes and interviews from Zedd, High Rankin, A-Skillz, Beat Assassins, Andy C, High Contrast, Camo & Krooked, Sigma, Russ Chimes, Grooverider plus loads more.
In 2010 Bass and Breaks received an International Breakbeat Award (Breakspoll) nomination for best podcast and has been shortlisted for best radio show in 2011 and 2012. From this the show gained more popularity, word has spread of Bass and Breaks and the show has developed into the beautiful beast it is today.
Over the years Mike has DJed alongside the hottest DJs in that field including, Pendulum, Chase and Status, MistaJam (1xtra), Eddy Temple-Morris, Kissy Sell-out, Judge Jules, Soul Of Man, Danny Byrd, Gash DJs and Dirty Sanchez. Over the years Mike has played to thousands of people including numerous large scale events including the Urban Stage at Bournemouth University’s Summer Ball, We Are You Friends – Block Party and 3rd Birthday, as well as hosting the opening night for the Animal Windfest on Sandbanks beach in Poole in 2008.