Hold It Down @ 303

Our full set that closed an uproarious Constellations at 303’s effervescent Easter 2016 party. Straight up techno belters here, as a slot following a night full of ripsnorters from Speedy J, Dave Clarke and Phil Kieran demands! With Mr C heading up a stellar line up in The Garden aswell the atmosphere was electric for.. read more →

Hold It Down @ Joshua Brooks

A succinct snippet from another huge second room session, this time plucked from a 5 hour set for Liverpool’s 303 crew on their first venture to Manchester in September 2015. With Joshua Brooks heaving at full capacity we took hold of the decks upstairs while Surgeon and the 303 residents laid waste to the basement.. read more →

Hold It Down.. with 303 & Surgeon

303 have been making waves in Liverpool for a few years now, harnessing a wealth of dancefloor experience and and an older crowd full of knowledgable heads to pack out venues like Williamson Tunnels, Camp & Furnace and our own second home Constellations with legendary techno names like Slam, Justin Robertson, DJ Hell and Hardfloor… read more →

Hold It Down @ The Beat-Herder Festival

Our set from the 10th lovingly curated Beat Herder Festival, when we had the honour of kicking off proceedings in the jaw-dropping Fortress stage on Friday afternoon.. read more →

Hold It Down @ Constellations NYE

Here’s the first hour of our closing set from an enigmatically eclectic New Year’s Eve party at a rammed Constellations in Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle. Coming on after a raucous jungle outro from Dan Le Sac in their main room ‘The Observatory’ we waded in with our usual mix of upfront gumbo and Hold It Down.. read more →

Holding It Down.. The Annual 2014

On the second to last day of advent here’s our attempt at cohesively cramming as many of our favourite records of the year into an hour. Plenty of good gear here from 2014 that has seen significant airtime during our gigs this year (plus one from 1996 that we’re having on a technicality as it.. read more →

Hold It Down.. In The Middle Of Nowhere

So here it is, four years ago we started Hold It Down specifically with the idea of doing an away day or weekend, a party out in the sticks in an abandoned shooting lodge, a remote barn or a dilapidated chapel. Somewhere along the line we started getting asked to play the likes of Sankeys and.. read more →

Hold It Down.. at Constellations

The first appearance of many in a Liverpudlian wide open space under the sun, moon and stars, starting with the laidback relaxed stuff in the afternoon and whipping up a maelstrom of disco, house and techno as night falls.. read more →

Hold It Down @ The Deaf Institute

Here’s the last couple of hours from our excursion into the depths of The Deaf Institute when we battered their basement in April 2014. Tom, Benny and Andy on throwdown duties with the standard mix of used and abused Hold It Down staples haphazardly blended on the fly with current favourites and future classics.. read more →

Hold It Down.. at The Deaf Institute

Deep in the bowels of one of Manchester’s most iconic modern music venues, a room perfect for Hold It Down is hidden from the hustle and bustle of the madding indie and rock crowds partying in the conventional rooms above. Powered by an oversized sound system and a impressively stocked liquor bar, in April this.. read more →