Les Hemstock is the only UK DJ and Producer to collaborate with trance god Paul Van Dyk, the results of which created the Top 20 hit ‘Nothing But You’ Alongside his partner Chris Jennings, they are the most revered and successful trance producers in Britain. Their productions are played by the worlds top DJ’s including Tiesto, Armin, PVD, Ferry, Ornadel, Gielen – the list is truly endless!
After joining forces a few years ago, Hemstock & Jennings had a string of massive anthems as Sagitaire, Merge and Hemstock & Jennings, lining the UKs record shops, resulting in them being one of the most in demand remix and production teams in the UK.
Les has remixed for the likes of Ian Van Dahl, Warp Brothers and Joshua Ryan and his winning collaboration with PAUL VAN DYK is certainly a major highlight. Their record Nothing But You sold tens of thousands worldwide charting in every Top 20 national chart.
As an international DJ, Les has entertained crowds all around the world. Whether it be playing in front of 60,000 clubbers at the huge Dance Valley festival in Holland, rocking the BBC Radio one soundstage in Ibiza or touring Asia with Gatecrasher.
In England Les regularly appears at all the major trance clubs including Gatecrasher, Slinky, Goodgreef, Promise, and Escape. 2004 saw Hemstock & Jennings hit the worlds clubs with yet more huge trance hits including Reverance signed to Mondo Records and Magenta which has featured on Gatecrashers compilation and Paul Van Dyks Mixmag covermount compilation CD. Not only did Judge Jules and ArminVan Buuren make Reverance their radio shows tune of the week and Tried and Tested accolade, but world number one DJ Tiesto used it to open his live gigs!
2005 saw the release of The Passion on Mondo records and Hemstock and Jennings make another global advance by signing to fellow trance producer and top DJj Armin Van Buuren’s label for future H&J releases, beginning with their widely supported "Babylon" tune. Also worth checking out is Swing the Mood, Five Bunny and the Mastermixter, with Andy Pickles.
You have to see Les DJ live to understand what his magic is all about.