Soulmelt’ aka Andy Dale
Andy Dale (Soulmelt) born June 1972. At the early age of 11 years old
Even at such a young age he spent his time listening to artist such as
During this time his passion grew and wanted to start producing music.
At the age of 13 Andy got his 1st Synthesizer (Yamaha DX100
and using ZX Spectrum
to sequence music, which was ground breaking technology at the time.
During the late 80’s +early 90’s Andy enjoyed clubs at weekend such as
Back to Basics (Leeds), The Orbit (Leeds) and various other clubs.
Once the Rave scene had slowed down in the 90’s Andy enjoyed going to
and became more influenced by a more mature sound like
Andy was also listening to a lot of experimental artists such as
These are just a few of the many artists that have influenced
the sound of ‘Soulmelt’ over the decades.
In the 90′s Andy then moved to Newcastle UK to study music technology
and lived the for over 10 years, in which gave him chance to
get involved with local events and gigs.