5 Rising Canadian DJs To Keep On Your Radar
The world of EDM is so big, it’s easy to get lost among all the new and awesome DJs. While other countries may get a lot of hype for their DJs, Canadians know how to bring the party. Typically forward-thinking, the best DJs in the world can be found in your own back yard. Here are 5 rising Canadian DJs to keep on your radar.
1. Alkatraz. With a new spin on trance, techno and house, Vancouver-natives Alex Szabo and John Pirito and have been turning heads ever since bursting onto the scene with the release of their first track in 2012. Since then they’ve been chalking up one stellar live set after the next.
2. Royce&Tan. Chris Tan and Royce Groom teamed up in 2011 in Montreal, and have jammed with Avicii, Steve Aoki, Flosstradamus and many more. They’ve since been racking up fans among producers and DJs across the world. And it’s just a matter of time before EDM fans take notice. too!
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3. DVBBS. Just last year this DVBBS track with LA’s Borgeous had the EDM world buzzing, lighting up festivals like Tomorrowland. But this beat isn’t from Ibiza or New York, this is straight from Toronto.
4. Adam Doubleyou. After bouncing around the country, Adam Doubleyou found his home in Quebec City and has been honing his craft for the almost a decade. Being crowned the National Champion at the last recent Red Bull Thre3style World DJ Championships means you’ll definitely be hearing more from him.
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5. EviCtion. Halifax may not be known for it’s party scene, but DJs like EviCtion are putting the city on the EDM map. His forward thinking mix of trap and dubstep sounds like Skrillex meeting Justice in a dark alley.
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