DJ Dougal (real name Paul Clarke) is a happy hardcore artist. His style is a mix of euphoric hardcore with uplifting vocals. He has worked alongside many other hardcore artists including Gammer and Hixxy. Most of his work, however, has been with Gammer as his name is almost always seen as Dougal & Gammer. Several years ago, he created the successful label Essential Platinum with DJ Hixxy. His label has had many releases, and has been voted the best several years in a row. An extensive amount of his work has been featured in the Bonkers series.