Fledgling hi-tech consultancy Hunt Thompson might not seem the likeliest
place to pump out the latest dance sounds, but, I can reveal that 23-
year-old consultant David Billing leads a double life.
A dedicated PR executive by day, by nightBilling composes and produces
tomorrow’s club tracks at a Bromley studio. With the help of two friends
Billing has produced a recordwhich has had an airing recently from Kiss
100 on DJ Graham Gold’s Saturday house show, which voted it ‘cool cut of
the week’. Meanwhile Virgin Records is planning an official release on
its VC label in May.
So is it bye bye PR, hello rock and roll? Probably not, admits Billing.
For one, the group is still a tad too fluid to cope with the demands of
major stardom. ‘There are between two or three of us, if the other guy
turns up,’ he explains. ‘It’s a minimalist sort of thing. Hopefully the
music and PR might fuse together sometime, but I haven’t got any major
Edited by Rebecca Dowman