Influenced by the sounds coming out of Chicago, Detroit, New York and France's ever growing House Music scene by DJ/Producers such as Derrick Carter, Mark Farina, Honey Dijon, DJ Sneak, DJ Heather, Cassius and Daft Punk. Barney used his early influences to start Producing tracks and making his own re-edits. With releases & remixes on Cabbie Hat Recordings, Droorshouse Records, Ammo Recordings, DaFunk. As well as having regular features on Traxsource, Beatport, Juno Download and receiving support from Mark Farina, Jazzman Wax, Hector Moralez to name a few..
In 2018 Barney started his own record label with co-owner L!to "Jacked Out Trax" after a chance meeting at ADE back 2017 they forged a friendship and from there they both decided to start the label with the ethos of delivering true underground House music that reflected the sound of Chicago, Detroit and New York. With now close to forty releases and regular global support from DJ's and Producers around the world such as Demuir, Jason Hodges, Kid Enigma, Mark Farina, Iz & Diz. Barney is busy over seeing label operations as well as producing his own tracks and remixes for the label.
DJing since the age of 15 years old after being influenced by the second wave of Chicago House Music DJ’s Such as Derrick Carter, Mark Farina, DJ Sneak, Cajmere and DJ Heather. After purchasing his first set of turntables from a friend and learning the art of mixing and blending records. Barney would eventually go on to start hosting his own nights and taking in gigs at Ministry Of Sound, The Astoria, Mud Club, ADE Festival, regular Jacked Out Trax label parties in and around Brighton and Leeds. As well as regular guest mixes for code south.fm and his monthly podcast "The Lost Mixtape".
Being inspired by Daft Punks “Homework Album” and Derrick Carter’s “The Cosmic Disco Mix CD”. This would lead Barney into the world of House Music production. Looking up to producers such as Stacy Kidd, Paul Johnson, Cajmere/Green Velvet, Derrick Carter, DJ Sneak, Jason Hodges, and Doc Link. Barney would start crafting his own production style with his roots solely based in Jazzy, Jackin, Deep Disco Grooves with a House Music roots. With release on “Cabbies Hat Recordings, Treasured Grooves, Ammo Records, Droorshouse records, Phunky Data, DaFunk” and his own imprint that he co-owns with label partner L!to “Jacked Out Trax”. Barney’s releases have been getting support from fellow piers such as: Mark Farina, DJ Heather, Gene Farris, Hector Moralez, Jason Hodges, 4Peace, Brian Patterson, Gil Aguilar, Enrico BSJ Ferrari and regular chart features in Traxsource, Beatport and Juno Download weekly Jackin charts as well as Mark Farina featuring "Trippin" in his latest TRAXSOURCE LIVE MIX.