Sarah Monument aka Miss Monument is a UK based DJ, who has progressed rapidly up the ranks, making a name for herself in the breakbeat scene. She purchased her first decks in 2005 and cut her talent on pirate radio, whilst rapidly working her way up from the London underground scene to playing clubs and festivals around the World. She can be found regularly DJ’ing alongside top acts such as Stanton Warriors, Deekline, Meat Katie, The Freestylers, Chris Liberator and JFB, having taken her unique brand and music Internationally.
She has become well known for her versatile sets and playlists and pushes pumping bass driven dance floor beats, with an eclectic injection of all things funky, ska, dub, jungle, bouncy and booty . Basically this girl plays anything that makes her want to dance, while making sure everyone else is joining in the party with her!
2014 was a pinnacle year in Sarah’s career and one that not only saw her tour China, Thailand, Columbia, Miami and Ibiza, but also saw her debut at two of the biggest UK festivals – Glastonbury and Boomtown, as well as many other smaller festivals.
She was also nominated “Best New DJ” at the prestigious Breakspoll International Breakbeat Awards with her Breaks Yard mix shortlisted for Mix of the Year 2014. And as if that wasn’t enough for one year, Miss Monument was also stamped in the “Funk and Filth DJ Hall of Fame”.
2015 shows no sign of slowing down, as Sarah manages the label “Elements Bound”. Combining a classical background with a diploma in audio engineering, Sarah also produces for numerous different projects.
With a string of gigs both in the UK and abroad already confirmed, and the addition of a dedicated PR team, it looks like the Queen of Breaks will be pedal to the metal for the foreseeable future!