Coming out of Melbourne Australia, is Alex Dicconson.
Having a passion for all things music, Alex wanted to be involved in the business as quickly as possible.
At the age of 16, Alex began working at Melbourne community radio stations such as SYNFM 90.3FM, 3NRG 99.3FM and Melton 97.9FM as an on-air presenter and producer over 4 years.
Djing soon became the main focus and he continued to be featured on Radio but this time for his mixes. Nationally syndicated radio show ‘The Drop’ on FoxFm (101.9fm Melbourne) recognised Alex’s hard work, and aired his exclusive guest mix. Alex was also been featured on Rodney O's Block Party on KIISFM (101.1fm Melbourne) with several exclusive guest mixes across 2017.
In 2017 Alex became an official Culture Kings DJ. Since the very start he’s played for Nas, YG, Jaden Smith, 6LACK and Outkast’s Big Boi for their in-store appearances. Alex has garnered the attention of the one and only Chris Brown on his Instagram page! Chris Brown now follows Alex and has liked his video of a quick Breezy transition mix .
Having played at the best clubs in the city and having a passion for local music. Alex has garnered a reputation of supporting Melbourne artists in his sets and his online platforms.
From growing up in Kenya then moving to Vanuatu in his early teens and now settled in Australia. Brian Hughes has had the opportunity to live in different communities of various social structures which has fuelled his interest in travel and meeting new people.
With travel and the quest for learning about different cultures has come the love for Photography and Videography. Over the years he was always into Videography, getting his first camcorder when he was 9 years old and from then on went through multiple cassette tapes. Not till he was 15 did he pick up his first DSLRs and from then on his passion for photos and videos grew. Mainly a Landscape and Nature Photographer he has dived into various types of Photography expanding his knowledge and skills as much as he can. Through his media he has done music videos, fitness Promotional Videos, drone videography and various photography projects.
Melbourne is a diverse city full of culture and Brian believes we should be proud of our city what it offers. Apart from that, there is a growing talent of artists from different creative fields. For Real Melbourne, it is a platform where we would like artists to share their stories and experiences, and what inspiration they get from this beautiful city.