Danny Rhys – New Music Incoming
Written by Planet of Sound on 16th July 2018
Danny Rhys is an emerging underground House DJ/Producer from London, UK under the House Duo Alias “6FTSHORT”. Formed in 2014 by Danny and Lewis Thatcher, two exceptionally talented DJ’s/Producers. In an astonishingly short space of time 6ftShort have formed a growing fan base, played at the capital’s biggest clubs and released records on Mark Radford’s Plus Recordings. Danny has appeared across Europe, London and Kent including the superclubs Amnesia Ibiza, Kalypso Croatia, Ministry of Sound, Egg London, Fire & Lightbox LDN and festivals such as We Are Festival, The Social and Transitions. Under the 6ftShort Brand, Danny has been featured live on Ministry Of Sound Radio chosen to be streamed live alongside Nervo amongst features in Mixmag and Noctis Magazine.
Danny has a had the pleasure to work alongside the “Nasty” rising star Marc Spence, award-winning producer JP Lantieri and renowned Sound Engineer Michael Jansons. 6ftShort’s latest EP release was June 2016 on Plus Recordings with one of their highly anticipated tracks “The Eyes” which has been featured live on Rinse FM, amongst support from artists such as Claude Von Stroke, Ryan Blynth, Lupe Fuentes and many more. Amongst releasing records 6ftShort hosted their own stage at Transitions Festival.
In 2018 Danny took the big step of joining Toolroom Records, one of the UK’s most influential house labels. Now Danny can devote all his time to his passion of producing music. He has already released new material and remixes that have made big inroads into the house charts. There is no doubt that Danny will be a name to watch and we’ll be supporting Danny by showcasing all his music.
If you are inspired by Danny’s story, and want to get into producing music, he is also the Music Production Tutor for Kent DJ Academy.