High Life – monthly on a Sunday 12-2pm
Douglas Noble (DJ Doug) has been record collecting since the 70’s and DJing since the early 90s, pursuing his passion for the exploration of the groovy place where Disco, Funk, Jazz, Soul and Dance music meet sounds from Latin America , The Caribbean and the African Continent.
He co-runs the Feet to the Floor nights in Totnes, as well as the occasional High Life parties, and is part of the RPM vintage vinyl collective.
He has supported Mulatu Astatke, Salif Keita, Seckou Keita, Quantic & the Orchestra Barbaro, Family Atlantica and Sona Jobarteh, appeared at a number of festivals such as Camp Bestival, Lounge on the Farm and Global Picnic, and venues including Ronnie Scotts, The Jazz Cafe, Ramsgate Music Hall , The Farmhouse, Orange Street Music, The Horsebridge & The Gulbenkian Theatre. After debuting on Reel Rebels Radio in 2019, with the Rotation show, interviewing guests and featuring live sets, he developed his ‘radio-voice, with a 2 year stint on the much missed Big Bubble Radio, out of Whitstable
His Radio High Life show, celebrates international good -grooves, old and new, from Funk to Cumbia, Disco to Boogaloo and Afrobeat to Jazz, and much more along the way. It features on SoundArt Radio, South Devon Sound and Soul Roots Radio. He also co-hosts the Feet to the Floor Show on SoundArt with Georgie ‘Get Back to the Beat’ Brendon.