Aidan Rafferty

Aidan Rafferty

Producer and Composer Aidan Rafferty (RDG, RaffdaGaff, Evil Twin Brother) has over 20 years’ experience making music and started working in the recording industry at the age of 18. Hailing from a musical family, Aidan grew up in the north west of Ireland, a landscape that has always resonated in his music. Aidan plays Piano and Guitar, and indeed anything else that might work in a track.

With a qualification in Sound Engineering, Aidan set-up RDG Studios in Dublin in 1998, with Roy Burke and a young Jay Pidgeon. RDG Studios produced House, Trance, Hard-House, Techno and Hard-Dance with a variety of DJs and Artists, including Alan Pullen, Mark Kavanagh, Jay Pidgeon, Anne Savage, Karl Davis and many of Ireland’s busiest Dance Music Artists.

At RDG – Aidan produced Dj mix albums for Anne Savage for Frantic and Ministry of Sound, including ‘Frantic Euphoria’ and ‘Xtreme Euphoria’. RDG produced over 30 commercial releases on labels including – OTR, Kaktai, Nukluez, Toolbox, Fevah, Frantic, BabyDoll, Class A, Cash Test Records & RaffdaGaff

In 2020 Aidan began writing music for his Production Music Library – specifically aimed at the TV, Film & Gaming Industries. Today Aidan is composing in a wide range of genres with recent credits for Channel 4 and TG4.

In 2022 Aidan and long-time collaborator Alan Pullen smashed back into a punishing schedule of Drum and Bass productions under their Subduction psuedonym – creating a new stamp for Dublin Based DnB – KillerBo records.