Darren House is one half of revered dance music duo X-Press 2. Having made dance-floor fillers since 1993, X-Press 2 also reached number number in the UK charts and topped the US dance charts with their David Byrne-vocaled hit, ‘Lazy’ in 2002. Their new album is scheduled for release in January.
X-Press 2 came together through the club scene of the late 1980s, Darren and Darren House (Diesel) got together with Ashley Beedle through their love of house, balearic, soul and jazz music, Iconic debut Muzik Xpress smashed dancefloors to bits on both sides of the Atlantic in 1992.
Xpress-2 are Darren House (Diesel) and Darren Rock (Rocky). Formed in 1992 with Ashley Beedle, the group have been igniting dancefloors ever since. In 2002, their collaboration with David Byrne on Lazy reached No.2 in theUK pop charts and became the sound of summer. M magazine caught up with the group’s Darren House.