DJ | Producer | Remixer

Ryan Rafferty caught the dance music bug in the year 2000 and his momentum has consistently garnered attention since he set foot on the scene. Growing up in Newry, Northern Ireland and now living in Perth, Australia.

From 12 hour DJ sets at house parties to warming up for DJ’s such as Judge Jules at the Coach Banbridge to his regular F45 weekend gigs, Ryan Rafferty has earned a reputation as the “Weekend Warrior”.

Ryan’s own productions have released on well known labels like Ministry Of Sound, Maelstrom Records, Judgement Recordings and Blue Pie Records and has had his work supported by a wide variety of DJ’s like Judge Jules, with remixes of his own productions such as Nimrod – My Life – Adam Sheridan Mix being spun by dance legends such as Paul Van Dyk, Armin van Buuren, Johan Gielen and Tiesto.

Ryan Rafferty’s tracks have also earned him an impressive array of spins by world class DJ superstar Judge Jules who regularly features his own productions on his podcast the Global Warm Up which reaches over 750,000 listeners.

Ryan’s latest release “Ryan Rafferty – Psyched” has been supported by superstar DJ Judge Jules & played for 3 weeks in a row on the GWU and has recently been signed to EDX DJ (Switzerland’s leading dance entertainment company SIRUP RECORDS) sub label S2 Records and is scheduled for release May 13th 2022.

Other productions include Ryan Rafferty FT Amritha – In The Aftermath which is signed to Judge Jules record label Judgement Recordings and is available now on all good download stores.

Ryan also sits under many aliases’ including Weekend Warriors where he had earned UK BBC Radio dance chart success in 2011 with his mix of “Don’t Stop Believing” which is currently signed to Hard2Beat/Ministry Of Sound.

Ryan in 2021 launched LabRoad Mastering, in Perth, Australia which he’s setup to help people who would like to improve their own music.

Next in 2023 Ryan has launched Every Party Records his own music record label.

Ryan’s music is most certainly making a mark and striking a chord with fans consistently. Producing music is truly a passion of Ryan Rafferty, something he has devoted years to.


“Let You Love” Gets World Exclusive on BBC Music Introducing.
Produced the music for Amazon Web Services Official podcast.
Ryan Rafferty – “Psyched” [Out on Sirup Music | S2 Records] (Added to DJ Tiësto’s Musical Freedom Spotify Playlist).
Ryan Rafferty – “Cameras Rollin” Sirup Music | S2 Records.
UK Dance Chart Top 40 entry with Journey – Don’t Stop Believing Dance
Remix (Weekend Warriors – Don’t Stop Believing) | Hard2Beat | Ministry
Of Sound.
Nimrod – My Life. (Originally called The Searchers – My
Life). Featured on many top selling music compilations and airing on
some of Ireland and the UK’s biggest radio stations including 2FM and
BBC’s Radio 1.
Ryan Rafferty FT Amritha – In The Aftermath | Judgement Recordings.
Mr Fingers Vs Futureforce – Can You Feel It | Simply Music.
Ryan Rafferty Ft Mary Grace – Total Sunrise | 405 Recordings.
Kids Need Dirt – Road to La Jolla | Velcro Records.