Jay Murphy

Irish // Dublin




Jay Murphy formally scratch DJ from the Irish Hip Hop group Ghost’n’Jay.

The group was part of the first wave of Irish Hip Hop that emerged in the late 80’s,

Releases : Ghost ‘n’ Jay – ‘2 Innocent’,’Good ’n’ Evil’ (2 Innocent E.P), Ghost ‘n’ Jay’ – Not negotiable, ‘No Irish No Blacks, Recorded at Radio Activ studios between 1990/92

Ghost ‘n’ Jay – “What Do Ye Want” was released on All City records in 2006

Early Live Shows 1992/94 : Safari nights, Fibber Magees, Mcgonagle’s, Slattery’s, The Plough and Whelan’s, the duo also had a residency with Scary Eire and Marxman at the legendary Barnstormers and Rock Garden gigs,

2006/07  TBMC, The Village, Opening for Lord Finesse and Rahzel (Choice Cuts).

Dance Residencies : Double 6 Club in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia and at both The Solo Club on Chaweng Beach and The Sunrise Resort/Club on Koh Phangan Haad Rin Beach in Thailand.

Radio : Dublin’s Future FM, Tech Radio, UDMI Radio, Phever Radio

Recent Gigs : Rejuvenation (Evolution and Hooked), Boomfest (Hardbreed), Futuristic Polar Bears (VSS), Slipmatt (VSS), Rebirth(VSS),House Rules (DNQ), Mr C (Flashback), Back to the 80s(Flashback), Cream of the Dublin Old Skool(Dublin Dance),

MIXTAPES SESSIONS : UDMI Radio is were Jay and Simon Berry first met and came up with the idea to start the ‘Mixtape’ series to try create something musically a little more unique and bring a different vibe to what can be at times a very predictable scene with use of multiple decks, scratches and edits. The pair now have a fortnightly show ‘The Mixtape Sessions’ on Phever radio, Sundays at 20:00 – 22:00

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