Greg Dowling and Shane Johnson have been playing records in public since the late 1980s. Their residency at Ireland’s longest running and best known house club, Sweat, at Sir Henry’s in Cork, spanned more than a decade and influenced a generation of Irish clubbers and DJ.
Over the 1990s Sweat built up a huge international reputation, being variously described as"a gorgeous blend of underground house" (i-D), a "deep house frenzy" (The Face) and "the best music on that side of the Irish Sea" (DJ Magazine). The night was one of Muzik magazines ten best of 1998/99 and was named best regional club on three occasions at the Smirnoff Dance Club Awards.
Some of the many guest DJs Greg and Shane hosted at Sweat over the years include Joe Claussell, DJ Deep, Rasoul, Miquel Migs, Herbert, Derrick Carter, Glenn Underground, Boo Williams, Jovonn, Erik Rug, Harri and Kerri Chandler.
Since leaving Sweat in November 2001, Greg and Shane have guested at clubs on both coasts of the US, in Europe, Britain and across Ireland. Although they have
have recently settled back into a weekly Go Deep residency in Cork at City Limits further trips worldwide are in the pipeline for 2004.