Queen Bee began her career on the legendary pirate radio station ‘Emergency Radio’ and Respec Fm before becoming music programmer for FEM Fm, Britain’s first all female radio station on 1992.
Gaining a reputation for her classy mix of bass heavy Hip Hop, Funk, Reggae and Latin, Queen Bee soon became a favourite on the Bristol club circuit with residencies at La Boum at St Nicholas House, Chocolate City at The Blue Mountain and The Fruit Machine at The Thekla.
Appearances at Glastonbury Festival (resident DJ on the Jazz World Stage for 10 years) and at international WOMAD festivals followed and for the last 5 years Queen Bee has been DJing all over Europe with Daddy G from Massive Attack and also as Massive Attack’s Tour DJ.
Queen Bee now successfully manages ‘Cosies’ bar in Portland Square, a much-loved Bristol institution. Her knowledge and contacts have been pulling in many-respected local DJ’s and a fantasically mixed crowd of discerning music lovers, which has attracted comparisons of it being the new DugOut!Queen Bee’s party style sets and eclectic tastes continue to rock many a dance floor at home and abroad – catch her at ‘Girl Wonder’ monthly at ‘Cosies’.
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