Brighton born but now residing between Bordeaux & Berlin the enigmatic and passionate DJ, Live Artist , Vocalist and Producer Thomas Gandey (also known as Cagedbaby) has gained somewhat of a cult status globally having released a plethora of club hits in his career with his inimitable & instantly recognisable deep tech house grooves which classily pop out of the speakers with martinis in each hand. 2013 again saw him releasing his own EPS and collaborative releases with Hot Since 82, Radio Slave, German Brigante, Maxxi Soundsystem & Blondish to name but a few and currently a regular artist on Get Physical, Nervous, Southern Fried, Pacha Ibiza Moda Black and now Skint records as well as a busy international DJ schedule.
In 2012 he and best freind Radio Slave had the crossover hit ‘Horny’ ; a remake of Mousse T’s classic which become the Ibiza anthem of 2012 along with the ‘Voyeur’ EP with label mates Blond:ish on Get Physicial both topping Beatport and claiming essential new tunes respectively on Pete Tongs Radio 1 show. Always pushing technological boundaries with his trademark DJ style he has forged a successful international DJ career seeing him returning as a regular resident to We love Space, Pacha Ibiza, Razzmatazz, Tokyo Womb and Ministry of Sound often playing live as well as DJ’ing.
Thomas has done an Essential Mix for Radio1 as well as cover mixes for DJ mag and as a producer has produced albums for David Byrne, Fatboy Slim & Tracey Thorn as well as taking time out to engineer the remake of the ‘ Jeff Wayne’s ‘ War of the Worlds’ which was again a platinum record in 2012. Early 2014 will see the release of a new album ‘Matom’ with Radio Slave on Rekids which they have already taken live to great acclaim at the Berghain and the RBMA and his highly anticipated 2nd album under the ‘Cagedbaby’ alias on Brighton’s legendary Skint imprint.
First spotted and signed by Fatboy Slim after a demo was passed to Norman at the Miami WMC, Thomas has gone on to play over 150 shows with Fatboy Slim internationally from Japan to Vegas often in arenas. The first Cagedbaby’ album was released on Southern Fried Records to critical acclaim (the finest beach club record we’ve ever heard – (Q magazine ****) and resulted in touring the world live and as a DJ extensively initially supporting The Chemical Brothers, Fatboy Slim and Underworld on World tours and playing main stages at most of the major festivals. A highly sought out remixer he has released a staggering 150 remixes to date. Thomas does everything himself in the studio. A self confessed synth and technology addict, vocalist and musician Gandey’s focus is something to inspire.