Jerry Dickens, stage name Red Jerry, born 17.08.1967, at various times label owner, DJ, music producer, remixer, record shop owner, digital retailer, journalist, digital marketing manager .
Highlights included Felix's 'Dont You want Me'(co produced by Red Jerry and Rollo) Energy 52's 'Cafe Del Mar' ( voted #1 Dance Record of all time by Pete Tongs/Radio 1 listeners ) Nalin + Kanes' 'Beachball' ,Marmion "Shonenburg" , Greece 2000 "Three Drives" , LSG's 'Netherworld', Datar ( Danny Tenaglia ) "U" , Trancetters "Roaches " , Halo Varga "Future", Katcha "Touched by God". Hooj was voted Dance Label of The Year by Muzik Magazine in 1998.
Hooj sub labels: Airtight ( Highlights : Marshall Jefferson vs Noosa Heads - Mushrooms ( Salt City / Justin Martin / Timewriter )Solaris Heights : "Midnight" Prolekult : Sourmash "Pilgrimage to Paradise" , Trope "Amphetamine", Jones and Stephenson "First Rebirth".
Compilations: ( concept / mix : Red jerry/Jerry Dickens) Some of these Were Hooj 1 : Hooj 1993 Some of these Were Hooj 2 : Hooj 1995 Some of these Were Hooj 3 : Hooj 1996 Deeper Shades of Hooj 1 : Hooj 1997 Deeper Shades of Hooj 2 : Hooj 1998 Deeper Shades of Hooj 3 : Hooj 2000 Nu Progressive Era : Hooj 2001 Hooj Pres..Further : Hooj 2002 Future le Funk : Hooj 2001 Form and Function: Airtight 2001 Destroy Minimal : 2006, Resist Zen and the Art of Disco : Tirk 2010 Beach Disco Sessions : Nang : 2010 Fuck Dance , Lets Art : !K7 2010
After Hooj 2002 - 2005 Owner / Manager City 16 Records, Shoreditch, London . 2006 - 2008 : Manager, Friendly Fires - 2007 : present Owner , People In the Sky - 2010 - present Owner , Shifting Peaks Records 2009 - Present, Manager, Sales and Marketing, INgrooves