Noel Watson

Real Name:
Noel Watson
DJ & producer from Belfast, Northern Ireland, before he moved to London soon after his 19th birthday in 1979.

He began DJ at illegal warehouse parties (Substation, Speekeezi) organised by Chris Brick & Harry Silver, who owned the Demob shop where Noel & Maurice worked.

DJ at London's Delirium club (closed in 1987), later in Heaven club. He was also the resident DJ at the Wag club for the TransLantic night (alongside Charlie Hall) and Acid Tracks Rene Gelston's night. Also worked behind the counter at Blackmarket Records in Soho from 1988-90. On radio he played on Kiss FM.

He also mixed, scratched and toured with Age Of Chance and wrote a regular column for Friday & ID magazines. He was also a model for Commes Des Garcons fashion shows.

In the mid-90s he co-owned Join Hands Recordings.

His brother was Maurice J. Watson.
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Singles & EPs

FRSHT13 Noel Watson - 909 EP Vol. 1 album art Noel Watson Presents The 909 Project Noel Watson Presents The 909 Project - 909 EP Vol. 1 (EP) Fresh FRSHT13 UK 1994 Sell This Version
USA 001 Noel Watson - Africanisms / Swing It album art Noel Watson Africanisms / Swing It(12") United Sound Audio USA 001 UK 1994 Sell This Version


WF01 Noel Watson - Westbury Far Out In Brasil album art Noel Watson Westbury Far Out In Brasil(CD, Comp, Mixed) Far Out Recordings, Westbury Music WF01 UK 2014 Sell This Version

DJ Mixes

ZIP LP 002 Noel Watson - Creative Garage album art Paul "Trouble" Anderson / Noel Watson Paul "Trouble" Anderson / Noel Watson - Creative Garage (Comp) Club Masters ZIP LP 002 UK 1996 Sell This Version


1LIFE12 Noel Watson - Africanisms album art Noel Watson Africanisms(4xFile, WAV) 1 Life Records 1LIFE12 UK 2019