NAPT (electronic music duo)
Surreal Party Sound
|Labels||OWSLA, Red Sugar Records, Sony Music Australia, Fool's Gold Records, Strictly Rhythm|
|Members||Ashley Pope, Tomek Naden|
As well as their extensive solo work NAPT have collaborated with and remixed numerous artists, most notably electro-pop act Kish Mauve, Mercury Prize nominee MJ Cole, US RnB singer Lumidee, British drum and bass MC Skibadee and UK soul legend Mica Paris.
In 2010 NAPT won Best Producer and Best Track at Breakspoll 2010, a repeat of their Best Producer and Best Track wins in 2009, the first time in the history of the awards that the Best Producer and Best Track categories have been won by the same artist in successive years.
NAPT and UK actor and rapper Ashley "Bashy" Thomas released a collaborative single called "Make My Day" in 2010.
In 2011 NAPT launched new label Red Sugar Records to showcase their broad electronic sound and introduce new artists.
NAPT released the Tom Toms EP on A-Trak's Fool's Gold Records, supported by a swathe of interntaional DJ stars including Laidback Luke, Tiesto, Zinc, Treasure Fingers and more and played across specialist radio shows including Annie Mac on BBC Radio 1.
NAPT released The Dockers EP on Skrillex's OWSLA on April 25 2013.
Awards and nominations
- 2010: Winners of Best Producer at the Breakspoll Awards
- 2010: Winners of Best Track at the Breakspoll Awards
- 2010: Nominated Best DJ at the Breakspoll Awards
- 2010: Nominated Best Breaks Track at the Beatport Music Awards
- 2009: Winners of Best Breakbeat Track at the Beatport Music Awards
- 2009: Winners of Best Producer at the Breakspoll Awards
- 2009: Winners of Best Track at the Breakspoll Awards
- 2009: Winners of Best Remix at the Breakspoll Awards
- 2009: Nominated Best Breaks Artist at the Beatport Music Awards
- 2008: Nominated Best Producer at the Breakspoll Awards
|2010||Bashy Vs NAPT "Make My Day"||118||8||4|
- "Breakspoll website". 2009-03-01.
- "Beatport Music Award Winners 2009". 2009-04-30.
- "NAPT Myspace". 2010-01-03.]
- "Nuskoolbreaks website via Breakspoll.com". 2009-01-21.]
- "NAPT on BBC Radio 1". 2012-05-18.]
- "Official NAPT website". 2010-01-03.]
- "NAPT on Discogs". 2010-01-03.]
- "Official UK Chart Company". 2010-12-18.]
- "ARIA Charts". 2011-01-24.]