headRocka AKA Jeff McDonald has been making music since his school days. His original band , consisting of himself ,his brother and a few friends had early success gigging locally playing mainly reggae classics mixed with a few original songs.
Fast forward a few years- and various line up changes -and the band , now recording under the name LIAZ were signed to Kool Kat records in Birmingham. As part of the early House movement they released House Sensation, produced by the legendary Kevin Saunderson.This was followed by Affection a cover of the Lisa Stansfield classic which actually featured Lisa on backing vocals and was signed to Virgin 10 records.The band appeared on The Hit Man and Her TV show to promote this track.
Following the break up of the band Jeff continued alone, adding production skills to his songwriting and musical repetoire. He has collaborated with a variety of vocalists and musicians throughout his career to create a catalogue of soulful music released on various independent labels.
His latest collaborations with Dj Darren Deluca have placed him firmly back in the house music arena with their remix of Bliss Bliss “No Apology” currently reaching number 15 in The American Dance Billboard chart.
Todd Breed is the RnB ,hip hop , urban alter ego of headRocka . These tracks reflect early soulful musical influences and draw upon neo Soul grooves. Featuring a variety of vocalists , these songs showcase the best of established artists such as Indigo, along with introducing new unsigned talent to a wider audience. Released and promoted independently “Fly Away” featuring Indigo has received international radio play this year and was also featured in the best of 2017 Neo Soul compilation.