JD Twitch

Real Name:
Keith McIvor
Profile:
UK electronic DJ, producer, label boss, from Glasgow.

Started his early career simply as 'Twitch' while running the long-standing techno/leftfield night Pure in Edinburgh in 1990, adopting the 'JD' prefix in the late '90s with the now famous Optimo nights in Glasgow. As well as DJing at Pure, he was half of T&B Vinyl and ran his own label Pi Recordings.
He also runs: Optimo Music, including its multiple offshoot labels: Optimo Trax which then mutated into Against Fascism Trax and Cease & Desist (2) and is part owner/manager of Autonomous Africa, Weaponise Your Sound and from 2017-2019 managed Selva Discos.
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Albums

none JD Twitch - Optimo Podcast 14 - Bucky Skank (Jamaica 50) Live At The Sub Club, Glasgow album art JD Twitch Optimo Podcast 14 - Bucky Skank (Jamaica 50) Live At The Sub Club, Glasgow(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (JD Twitch Self-released) none UK 2012

Singles & EPs

ZEREC.1203 JD Twitch - Zevolution Serie #1 - Contort Yourself By Twitch - Optimo Mix album art Twitch* Zevolution Serie #1 - Contort Yourself By Twitch - Optimo Mix (EP, Maxi) ZE Records ZEREC.1203 France 2003 Sell This Version
XMAS 2011 JD Twitch - Debris / Psylent Night album art FaltyDL / JD Twitch FaltyDL / JD Twitch - Debris / Psylent Night(7", Ltd, Cle) Juno Records XMAS 2011 UK 2011 Sell This Version
LGL 18 JD Twitch - Let's Get Lost Vol. 18 album art JD Twitch Let's Get Lost Vol. 18(12") Let's Get Lost LGL 18 Japan 2012 Sell This Version
BS 001 JD Twitch - Skeng Teng album art JD Twitch Skeng Teng(12") Bucky Skank BS 001 UK 2014 Sell This Version
A7E002 JD Twitch - A7 Edits Volume 2  album art JD Twitch A7 Edits Volume 2 (12") A7 Edits A7E002 UK 2019 Sell This Version
none JD Twitch - May Day EP album art JD Twitch May Day EP(3xFile, MP3, EP, 320) Optimo Music none UK 2020

Compilations

tsugi 85 JD Twitch - A Optimo Mix album art JD Twitch A Optimo Mix(CD, Comp, Mixed, Promo, Car) Tsugi tsugi 85 France 2015 Sell This Version
none JD Twitch - Are People People? (On-U Sound Pt.1) album art JD Twitch Are People People? (On-U Sound Pt.1)(Cass, Comp, Ltd, Blu) On-U Sound none UK 2015 Sell This Version
none JD Twitch - Far Away Chants (On-U Sound Pt.2) album art JD Twitch Far Away Chants (On-U Sound Pt.2)(Cass, Comp, Ltd) On-U Sound none UK 2016 Sell This Version
STRUT196LP JD Twitch - Kreaturen Der Nacht (Deutsche Post-Punk Subkultur 1980-1985) album art JD Twitch Kreaturen Der Nacht (Deutsche Post-Punk Subkultur 1980-1985) (Comp) Strut, Optimo Music STRUT196LP UK 2018 Sell This Version

DJ Mixes

RA.087 JD Twitch - RA.087 album art JD Twitch RA.087(File, MP3, Mixed, 160) Resident Advisor RA.087 UK 2008
none JD Twitch - Optimo Podcast 9 Bass and Bleepcast 1989 - 2011 album art JD Twitch Optimo Podcast 9 Bass and Bleepcast 1989 - 2011(File, MP3, Mixed, 192) Not On Label (JD Twitch Self-released) none UK 2011
Dummy Mix 100 JD Twitch - Dummy Mix 100 album art JD Twitch Dummy Mix 100(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Dummy Records Dummy Mix 100 UK 2011
none JD Twitch - Optimo Podcast 10 - Astral Travelling album art JD Twitch Optimo Podcast 10 - Astral Travelling(File, MP3, Mixed, 192) Not On Label (JD Twitch Self-released) none UK 2011
none JD Twitch - OHM Dedication Series #2 album art JD Twitch Presents Adrian Sherwood JD Twitch Presents Adrian Sherwood - OHM Dedication Series #2(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) One-Handed Music none US 2012
White Light 54 JD Twitch - White Light 54 album art JD Twitch White Light 54(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) White Light Mixes White Light 54 2012
GU2018CD JD Twitch - The Underground Sound Of Glasgow album art JD Twitch The Underground Sound Of Glasgow (Comp) Glasgow Underground GU2018CD UK 2013 Sell This Version
none JD Twitch - Dekmantel Podcast 038 album art JD Twitch Dekmantel Podcast 038(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Dekmantel none Netherlands 2015
none JD Twitch - 1987 Reimagined (30 Year Anniversary Mix) album art JD Twitch 1987 Reimagined (30 Year Anniversary Mix)(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (JD Twitch Self-released) none UK 2017
none JD Twitch - Balearic Rhythms album art JD Twitch Balearic Rhythms(Cass, Ltd, Mixed) Not On Label (JD Twitch Self-released) none UK 2017 Sell This Version
none JD Twitch - This Was Belgium 1987-89 - 2 hours Of New Beat Favourites album art JD Twitch This Was Belgium 1987-89 - 2 hours Of New Beat Favourites(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (JD Twitch Self-released) none UK 2020
none JD Twitch - It's Only Rock 'n Roll (But I Like It) Vol 1 album art JD Twitch It's Only Rock 'n Roll (But I Like It) Vol 1(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (JD Twitch Self-released) none UK 2020
none JD Twitch - (Isolating) House Party Mix 1 album art JD Twitch (Isolating) House Party Mix 1(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (JD Twitch Self-released) none UK 2020
none JD Twitch - Tranquility Mix 2 album art JD Twitch Tranquility Mix 2(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (JD Twitch Self-released) none UK 2020