Southampton, UK


Submotive (James Davidson) is a drum & bass DJ, producer & engineer from Bournemouth on the UK’s south coast. Previously one half of the recently separated duo “Ulterior Motive” and co-founder of the Guidance record label, James is also Goldie’s engineer and production partner in new downtempo project “Subjective”. Over the last 10 years he has carved out a well respected reputation for futuristic, high production beats with plenty of funk and soul for a large number of top record labels touring the world with high energy DJ sets in the process. This new chapter sees James ramping up rather than slowing down, pushing forward with an impressive lineup of forthcoming releases over the next 12 months including solo releases and collaborations with the scenes best producers and labels.

Upcoming shows

Sat Aug 10 - The North Quarter at Phonox, London