Fri, Jun 1, 2018
From the funky depths of the Canadian West, Stickybuds has been touring the world and releasing rad music for over a decade. DJ, Producer, Teacher and Enthusiast; Tyler has dedicated his life and love to the music that he finds himself immersed in.
A resident of Canada’s Shambhala Music Festival for the last 12 years, he’s honed his unique style of genres, acapellas and tempo changes. His vast network of talented producers and artists helps him to create unique blends of funk, reggae, drum n’ bass and broken beats, reworked and edited with exclusive accapella selections.
With over 50 tracks to his name on 20+ labels, Tyler has been creating music for dance floors and listeners alike. His hard work has won him accolades such as Breakspoll’s “Mix of the year award” (2015), “Best Free Track” (2013) and Glitch Hop UK’s “Best International Track” (2013).
A full time producer and DJ, Sticky finds himself constantly on the road and has now performed in 25 countries. His skills behind the decks have brought him to perform at such places as Burning Man, “We Love Space” Ibiza, Glastonbury, Rainbow Serpent, Envision, Breakfest, Boomtown and many other spots and festivals around the world.
As a genuine lover of quality music, get on board and get some Stickybuds mixes in your ear holes, or better yet, catch a live set and watch his hair fly around while he head bangs and drops awesome tunes.
(New Zealand) – LOWTEMP | JUNKFOOD | ADAPTED | WESTWOOD
All The Way From New Zealand “The Land Of The Long White Cloud” Comes The Keytar Wielding Beat Making Wunderkind “K+Lab.”
Combining his love for block-rockin-hip-hop with skull shaking basslines and soul stirring funk, the K+LAB sound is a party rocking mother-ship full of musical booty. K+LAB live consists of a keytar, MPD drum machine and trunk loads of funk, completely reworking his original tunes and remixes he takes you on an eclectic odyssey through the underground swamps of bass music.
K+LAB live samples everything from jazz to drum n bass, funk to glitch hop, soul to breakbeat and everything in between leaving you pleasantly disoriented as he drops brick after brick into your earholes!
It is this bass-heavy uniqueness that has seen him become an in demand performer throughout the globe. The last 6 years have seen K+LAB performing to thousands of blissed out punters with epic tours through Australia, Canada, and New Zealand including festivals such as Shambhala (CAD), Northern Bass (NZD), Earth Frequency (AUS) and more.
With over 60 tracks featuring releases on Gramatik’s Lowtemp, The Funk Hunters’ Westwood Recordings, Opiuo’s Slurp Music, and his own imprint Junkfood, it’s easy to see he’s at the top of his game. Following his NZ Music Awards nominated album “Spacedirt”.