Karbon – Samual James



BBC Radio 1 Exclusive Premiere - Pete Tong to premiere the world's first Radio play of Australia's Samual James Karbon tonight as preorder goes live! Pete Tong, Radio 1 Hola!

2013 was nothing short of momentous for Melbourne’s Samual James when his solo release ‘Mega’ created a tornado of worldwide support. Now ‘Karbon’ to be premiered tonight by Pete Tong on BBC Radio 1 as he hits the road to headline the Karbon National tour, heavily supported by his fast growing army of fans.

It may be no surprise that his biggest supporter, Australia’s Will Sparks, announced him to be THE DJ of the future on the mic at EDM Tunes. However when major International players Hardwell, Laidback Luke and Sandro Silva are also backing the young gun and championing his tracks, it ups the anti and supports the EDM Sauce labeling Samual James ‘One of the 10 producers to watch in 2014’.

Karbon is an unstoppable peak time hit full of booming kick drums and driving melodic electro drops. Long awaited it certainly delivers!


  1. Karbon (Single)
  2. Karbon


Driven by a ferocious festival anthem and the uplifting buzz it brews, Samual has fallen at the feet of his own beat. Breaking boundaries in this generation’s electronic music melt down, the Samual James sound is worth the madness it creates. Blowing up on the harder tips of the progressive and electro house notions- his sound is large whether you like it or not! Inside the studio or bowed by the dance floor, the kamikaze that is Samual James defends the extremities that electronic music has so well shaped.

Within the walls of the studio, Samual James hails at the influence of his roots with Tiesto and Axwell, thriving on melodic progressive and electro house lines, while the trance tips make their way in. Eyes closed and ears pricked, he radiates at the dawn of a huge festival drop with sights on the stage carrying sizeable impact!

His solo release on Sony sub label Basik Rkrds ‘Mega’ set the storm in its paces, creating a tornado of hype from his hometown of Melbourne to the monster dance music cities globally with Hardwell, Laidback Luke and Sandro Silva in musical support. With a glowing position in the top 20 Progressive Chart on Beatport and three weeks in ARIA’s Club Chart Top 10, its no surprise Australia’s Will Sparks took to the mic on telling EDM Tunes Samual will be the biggest DJ in the world.

From teenage years, the studio has been his home while the booth has been his resort. On support for Sander Van Doorn and Porter Robinson in Melbourne recently has seen the solidarity of this gold mine. Dropping a huge beat across dance floors, the world is stepping up and paying attention. In anticipation of his next drop on ‘Argon’ through Hype Recordings with an official remix from the likes of Uberjakd, there is no denying that this southern beau is about get brutal.