Dreadlox Holmes aka Steve Wellington is not your ordinary producer, he is a multi-talented, mutli-faceted UK born-Jamaican grown and now London-based Guitarist, Songwriter, Producer and Performer.
Where there is soul, a melody and lyrics involved, Dreadlox Holmes is there with it. The last five years have seen Dreadlox Holmes writing, producing and collaborating with numerous up and coming stars of the future. He works with talented artists in all genres of music from rock to funk, R&B and Blues to Hip Hop, Jazz, Folk, Metal & Hardcore.
He started playing guitar more than 20 years ago but doesnt restrict himself to one style of music. Below are some examples of the variety of artists he's worked with and projects he's worked on.
1. The song "5 Million Strong" was Written and Produced by Dreadlox Holmes commissioned by Ken Livingston Mayor of London, this song is currently being used as the theme song for 1824 collective government campaign to get the young people from the ages of 18-24 to resister to vote, before the March 13 2006 Deadline, and to vote in the local elections May 4 2006.
This song is now on rotation on all good radio stations, MTV, MTV BASE and Channel U, to watch the video and get more info about registering to vote go to, www.1824collective.co.uk
2. 'TRANSIT' (MTV feature film), Released worldwide December 1st 2005.
Composed entire original soundtrack and film score with co-writer Srdjan Kurpjel of Zound Ltd in London - http://eu.staying-alive.org/stayingalive/shells/h_home.jhtml
3. PROJECT xXx album Nemesis - www.projectxworld.com
4. NATASCHA SOHL album Strange Fascination - www.nataschasohl.com
Co-writer of single Give It All Away
Release date: 12/04 by Granite Music CDPBRC011 in UK
5. DINO MERLIN album Burek - www.dinomerlin.com
Produced 'Ako Nastavis Ovako' from current album 'BUREK'
Release date: 07/04 in Europe
6. THE SOUND OF EVERYTHING Volume 1
Co-wrote and produced following songs: Boy/girlfriend, He Almost Fell In Love Tonight and Let Love Live Forever
Release date: 12/04 in Greece and Cyprus
7. SIREN FILTER
Co-wrote and produced Track: Little Rich Freak
Release date: 12/04 LES INROCKUPTIBLES Compilation, France
8. HEIDI album WHO I BE'
Co-produced, arranged and co-wrote most of the album
Single Come My Angel with Remixes
Release date single: 10/04 Soleservice Recordings in UK
Currently working on new material for second album
9. ZEIN SIMONE, 'The Change' EP, 2005
Produced and co-wrote EP
10. STEVE F. SWEET/KAMEKO
Co-wrote and produced Single 'Crazy 4 Your Love'
11. ANDREA WILDE EP
Co-wrote and produced
12. SCRAP IRON SCIENTISTS EP Dreadlox Criminal
Co-wrote and produced EP
Release date: 1996 in UK
13. Currently working with Kid Afrika a Cuban rapper - www.kidafrika.com, Baraka a UK rapper & Jelena a Serbian songstress