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October 08, 2011 08:34 AM PDT
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Mixed By Dave Robinson!

Leeds two most established brands, HABIT & CANDYPANTS, meet once again for the most talked about Halloween event for a 3rd year at the Loft. This time with a twist we invite the biggest after hours event UBER to the mix.


• Daniel John

• Marc Leaf

• Graham Dixon

• Ryan James

• Dave Robinson

• Nick Hannam

• Mark Howarth

• Liam Kay

• Candypants Residents

This is an annual sell out! Pre tickets are a must

10pm - Late

• 100 Limited Early Birds at £6+bf are available now
• £10+bf / £12 before midnight / Motd
• Tables/Info - info@candypants-events.co.uk / 22bf2143
• No guest list

Tickets are available from the Habit/Candypants/Uber team and on the following link




July 27, 2011 11:14 AM PDT
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http://www.sendspace.com/file/cwi8hq tracked version




1. Nick Hannam (I Like To Fuck - Far East Movement Like A G6/ Fatboy Slim Star 69 Acapella)
2. Ill Phil - Hello (Fatboy Slim Star 69/ Afrojack Take Over Control/Martin Solvieg Hello Acapella)
3. Jayye Jackin & Dappa Dee - Katy On A Mission (Martin Solvieg Hello / Morillo Live Your Life Acapella)
4. Professor Green - Monster (Example Wont Go Quietly Acapella)
5. Natural Born Grooves - Candy On The Dance-floor (Example Wont Go Quietly Acapella)
6. Jackinori & Jamie B - Cruel Intentions (Calvin Harris & Kelis - Bounce / Pon De Floor Acapella)
7. Mac - Told You So (Pon De Floor / Robin S Show Me Love Acapella)
8. Player & Remady - Got Sax (Robin S Show Me Love / Calvin Harris Flashback Acapella)
9. Damien Fernandez - Dying (Julie Mcknight Finally Acapella)
10. Pendulum - The Island (Julie Mcknight Finally Acapella)
11. DJ Zinc - Nexx (Don Diablo Blow/ David Guetta Memories Acapella)
12. Shorterz - Cafe Of Lost Love (David Guetta Memories/ Aretha Franklin Deeper Love Acapella)
13. Alex Romano - Get Down (Enur Calibria Acapella)
14. Enur - Calibria ( Dollars & Dime - Dirty Cash Acapella)
15. System F - Cry ( Dollars & Dime - Dirty Cash / Sunshine Anderson Heard It All Before Acapella)
16. Nick Hannam - Filth ( Larry Tee - Bounce Little Kitty Acapella)
17. Whey Lo Project - Bass Down Low ( Larry Tee - Bounce Little Kitty Acapella)
18. Steve Saw - Synth (Tounge in Cheek - Tomorrow Acapella)
19. Tensnake - Coma Cat (Faithless - Insomnia/ Medina You & I Acapella)
20. Netan - Tonight (Danny Howells Dusk Till Dawn Acapella)
21. Jayye Jackin & Dappa Dee - Sun Goes Down (Wynter Gordon Dirty Talk Acapella)
22. Carl Flanagan & Pete Ellis - Straight Up (Wynter Gordon Dirty Talk/ Abigail Bailey Breath Away/DJ Gomi Glad I Found You Acapella)


Episode 41 - Shorts & Shades Mix by Daniel John
May 26, 2011 11:01 AM PDT
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The Summer of 2011 is looking like a big few months in the life of Habit!!

We will be launching a brand new clothing range, you've seen the 80+ designs for the hoodies and Habit will also be releasing t-shirts, vests, shorts, towels, sunglasses and many many more items to keep you looking fresh during summer! The iPhone App in association with Turbo is being developed as we speak which will feature all the latest mixes to keep you grooving on the move as well as pictures from each week of Habit plus interviews with all the residents and guests.

There are also some big big parties lined up over the coming months! This includes the Habit mansion party, terrace parties and a monthly residency at Castleford's Xscape on the last Friday of each and every month. A huge A-Level Results Party is also in the works plus Micky Slim and last but by no means least DJ Zinc booked for October!!

Hope the new mix keeps you bouncing as we warm up for the best summer yet for Habit!

HABIT 5th Birthday Mix, Part One - Daniel John
April 06, 2011 09:42 AM PDT
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I hope you enjoy this mix as much as i enjoyed producing it. The mix is a true reflection of what Habit has been to us for these last 5 years, so many good good memories and lots of friends made along the way! enjoy!

Danny x

We are 5!!!

1 Night, 900+ dancing feet, 10 hours, 13 DJ's & 3 P.A's

BANK HOLIDAY THURSDAY 21st APRIL, 10pm - 8am @ THE SPACE (No work next day!!)

In 2006 business partners Alex Simmons & Daniel John Aka Danny Bond had a vision that Leeds was missing a vital part of the clubbing jigsaw. After throwing around various ideas they decided Leeds needed a Thursday night event that was "by the people for the people", resulting in the birth of Habit.

It was one of the first events to embrace the electro sound that was set to take the nation by storm, electro was still sexy, still vocal but with a dirty twist that rippled through your body and twisted your mind, body and soul. Habit’s music policy was and still is the same, playing tracks with no snobbery and welcomed anyone with a positive attitude and love for good music!

Habit now approaches it’s 5th birthday with an illustrious clubbing CV of touring various venues across the North with the highlights including supporting Deadmau5 & Swedish House Mafia as well as 52 weeks a year residency at our native home ‘The Space’. We now invite you to our 5th Birthday celebrations that will be held at our native home . These parties will feature all the DJs and performers who have played a key role in making Habit what it is today,thank you for all your support over the years we wouldn't be here without you.


On the 21st April HABIT reaches the 5 year milestone! To help us celebrate and party hard will be a selection of the Dj's that have played a part over the past fives years in defining and making HABIT what it is! The infamous HABIT pyjama party also makes a welcome return for an all night sleepover, we will be open from 10pm all the way through to 8am! Get your thinking caps on as the best PJ outfit wins a free bottle of champagne!

•★• MAIN ROOM •★•












•★• P.A's •★•

BRYN OWEN performing "KATIE"

JEN EYE performing "JEN-EYE"

AMY GISCOMBE performing "Time Waits For No One"





ENTRY FEE: £10 - OTD / £8 - Guest List/NUS

DRESS CODE: Pyjamas! They're not a necessity but nobody wants to be the odd one out dressed in the same old normal clothes ;o)

OPENING HOURS: 22:00 - 08:00


Spread to word to all your friends, we want to see everyone down who's loved Habit and also had us to blame for either missing work, college, school, university or what ever you do on a Friday at some point over the past 5 years!!

See you on the dance floor on what is guaranteed to be an unmissable night!

Alex, Daniel and Team HABIT x

5th Birthday MixTape- Produced By Daniel John

1. Evermore - Its Too Late
2. Silicone Soul - Something To Make You Feel Alright (Dirty South Let It Go Acapella)
3. Dirty South - Let It Go
4. TurboFunk - Gotta Move (Daft Punk Stronger Better Faster Acapella)
5. Mandy - Booka Shade (MAW Work Acapella)
6. Whelan & Di Scala - Sunset To Sunrise (What Happened Acapella)
7. Streamrocker - Give It Up For Love (Switch A Bit Patchy Acapella)
8. Switch - A Bit Patchy (Axwell Watch The Sun Rise Acapella)
9. Axwell - Watch The Sunrise (Herd & Fitz - Just Cant Get Enough Acapella)
10. Axwell - I Found You (Candi Staton - You Got The Love Acapella)
11. Utah Saints - Something Good (Ian Carey)
12. Solitaire - You Got The Love
13. Graham Dixon - Stepping Back2Mine (Sandy Rivera Cant Stop Acapella)
14. Chris Lake - Discopolis (Shiny Disco Balls Acapella)
15. Coburn - We Interupt This Programme (Think About The Music Acapella)
16. Laidback Luke - Break The House Down
17. Malta - Sunglasses At Night (Ian Carey Rise Acapella)
18. Dennis Christopher - Its Not Right
19. Dark Monks - Insane (Julie Mcknight Home Acapella)
20. Haji & Emanuel - Take Me Away (Julie Mcknight Home Acapella)
21. Micky Slim - Funk Country (Axwell Feel The Vibe Acapella)
22. Fonzerelli - Moonlight Party
23. Natural Born Groovers - Candy On The Dancefloor (Example Wont Go Quietly Acapella)
24. Mark Knight - Insatiable (Marc Leaf Fabulous Acapella)
25. JordyLicious - Stand Up
26. Cicada - The Things You Say
27. Danny J - Happiness
28 Out Of Office - Hands Up (Kings Of Tomorrow Finally Acapella)
29. Dave Spoon - At Night (Kings Of Tomorrow Finally Acapella)
30. Chris Lake - Only One (Axwell I Found You Acapella)
31. Funkalicious - Nothin Better
32. Vandilism - The Freaks (DJ Jose Hescitate Acapella)
33. Temper Trap - Sweet Disposition
34. System F - Cry (Keisha Cole Last Night Acapella)
35. Player & Remady - Full Range (Wildchild Renegade Master Acapella)
36. Jay Latham - Renegade Master
37. Marc Leaf - Get Up (Jason Herd My Girl Acapella)
38. Laidback Luke - Heartbreaker
39. Mariah Carey - Hate You
40. Shanie Louise - Lets Go Back (Thelma Houston I Need Someone Tonight Acapella)
41. Erick Morillo - Live Your Life (Original & Chuckie Edit)

A mix for Deano... If you get this in I-tunes it should have pictures... If it don't tell me!
March 15, 2011 02:32 AM PDT
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This mix has been a long time coming but I finally have the tech side sorted... Sorry Mathers and I hope you like it...

Loads of shouts on the mix to all me tweeple following me at www.twitter.com/alexgottahabit

Also the second track on the mix is my exclusive remix of brand new girl band ULTRA GIRLS... They are currently on tour with Kylie Minogue and are set to be the next big thing in pop! Check out the video for the original version at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOqdbqdPQX4 and please let me know what you think of my remix.

Check out my website www.alexsimmonsmusic.com for all my news and latest info on gigs tracks mad goings on... got loads to stick up there this aft so go for a browse this evening

We are heading out on a BIG ONE for Dean Smahon as we put together a charity event for Dean who tragically lost both legs and a hand to septicaemia we are hoping to raise enough money for state of the art prosthetics!

The event is on SAT 26th MARCH and it would be ace if you could get down and support at the LOFT in LEEDS.

I actually can't believe it but HABIT is turning 5 this april watch out for all the info as we bring all the old DJs back together for one amazing party.

Episode 37 - ALEX SIMMONS - LIVE @ HABIT JAN 24th 2011
January 28, 2011 02:21 PM PST

A weekly live mix from the dancefloor...

ALEX SIMMONS records a set a week from one of his weekly shows and lets you know where the parties at!!

This SAT 29th HABIT vs CANDYPANTS at the LOFT LEEDS gonna be MASSIVE the first big event of 2011... get your tickets here...


All the anthems 2005-2010...


Enjoy the music please follow me on www.twitter.com/alexgottahabit

Episode 36 Daniel John- Karma Saturday January 22nd @ The Warehouse Leeds
January 10, 2011 10:20 AM PST

From the people who brought you HABIT, Alex Simmons and Daniel John bring you round two of their new night!

KARMA is a celebration of house music, a night based on quality production and top quality DJs. After the success of huge launch party with Julie McKnight, Karma returns with a selection of Leeds' finest established as well as the very best up & coming DJ's! This month on the decks will be DANIEL JOHN, MARK HOWARTH, JAMIE B, ALEX SIMMONS & MIKEY NELSON

The Warehouse club has always been the home of outstanding house music, holding a special place in the hearts and souls of Leeds people and Northern clubbing.
Now experience KARMA as we bring back hedonistic debauchery & quality house music.

•• MAIN ROOM •• Uplifting House Music with Live Saxophone and Percussion

-- Daniel John

-- Alex Simmons

-- Mark Howarth

-- Jamie B

-- Mikey Nelson


Dress Code: Dress to impress!

Opening Hours: 23:00-06:00

Entry Fee: £10 Guest List, £12 On The Door

Episode 35 Introducing... Karma... Volume 1 ..Daniel John
November 23, 2010 12:34 PM PST

December is nearly upon us and its set to be the biggest month we have had since the Swedes back in May!

Julie Mcknight returns to the UK to perform for us on the 2nd of December...

Anyone who witnessed Julie back in April will tell you that she was without doubt the best performer we have ever had grace Habit.. She is now a personal friend to the brand and she is excited to be back! Tickets are on sale now!! be sure to see Ticketsellers before they sell out!!

At Halloween Habit Vs Candypants Vs Kiss Da Funk Established that we are not a one trick pony and that we can throw a party any day of the week... that in mind we are proud to announce our new brand.. KARMA!!

After recently attending GLAS we instantly fell in love with the WAREHOUSE and decided this was to be the home of our new venture..

The Warehouse holds a place in alot of the Leeds clubbing scenes hearts and fits perfect into the vision we have for Karma...

So here it is....

HABIT Presents.....

The White Party
Saturday 4th December
The Warehouse Leeds

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2 Rooms, 1 Attitude ,

Sexy Vocal House, Dirty Electro,Jackin Bass,Filthy Beats

David Dunne Jayye Jackin
Alex Simmons Daniel John
Mark Howarth Ryan James
John Marshall Paul Rough
Ko Kane A Amatcha Dan

10pm - 5am
Dress: White

Be Apart Of It!


Episode 34 - Get yo ass in the Gym mix!
November 07, 2010 07:35 PM PST

What a huge November/December we have in store!!!

Firstly thanks for everyone coming down to the AMAZING halloween party... Off the fucking chain!!! @ the Loft in Leeds.

I''m back there for Parliament on November the 27th with Wally Lopez MASSIVE... More exciting news!!! The first lady of House... JULIE McKNIGHT flies in for a North of England tour with HABIT kicking off on November 27th HABIT @ Love Apple, Bradford. November 29th Swagger, Wakefield, November 30th Perdu, Newcastle, Dec 2nd HABIT@ Space, Leeds, Dec 3rd HABIT in Macnchester, Dec 4th POP 2nd Birthday in Rotherham... There may be more dates added this week. Watch this SPACE!!!

I'd like to say a huge GET WELL SOON to Rob Tissera, Matt Love Dough and Dean Smahon my thoughts are with all 3 of you as you battle to get better.

Happy 21st to Joe "child" Kelly who finally became a man this week.. and then swilled Gemma Dunne in Uber... NIce!!!

Big shout to all the promoters DJ's, SIngers, Dancers and Shackers who make Leeds the best place to be when it comes to making music and quality parties.

I'm really looking forward to playing with Afrojack on Dec 27th @ Gatecrasher, Leeds.

Please check out my new website not today it launches on Nov 11th... It's pretty SWEET and i'm gonna be putting my original tunes like booyaka, katie, resolution and Insecure up for download so get your groove on... it's time to move on!!

Episode 33 - Habit Resident Jonny Bee October 2010
October 14, 2010 02:56 AM PDT


Firstly we would like to wish Habit resident and everyones friend Deano a massive get well...Deanos a fighter and we are all very proud of how well he has fought and we look forward to seeing him again very soon.... have a well deserved rest X

Taking to the turntables for Episode 33 is Habit resident Jonny Bee... Jonny is also a resident for Glasshouse,Swagger,Stamina & Dawn Chorus.... We class him as one of the most consistent DJs in our pack!

Enjoy the mix and well see you on the dancefloor!


Halloween Fright Night!

The Loft

Saturday 30th October

Main Arena

Habit Vs Kiss Da Funk

Rob Tissera
Alex Simmons
Daniel John
Tony P

Arena 2


Mike Di Costa
Tony P

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