Producer and DJ Phil Asher has died, aged 50

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RIP to the house and broken beat maestro.

Producer and DJ Phil Asher has died, aged 50

Having become interested in music at a young age through his father, Asher began his career working in record shops across London — including Quaff Records and Vinyl Solution.

Alongside DJing, Asher also produced music, releasing records under his own name, and aliases including Phlash, E & E Sound, and Basic Soul.

In 2000, Asher co-founded West London’s CoOp club with Dego, Demus, G-Force, and IG Culture, an integral part of the development of the broken beat sound.

Asher died from a heart attack on Thursday 21st January, reports Juno Daily