Fear The Pries† is a veteran dj with musical tastes dating back further than most event goers have been alive. Early influences include 80's new wave, Industrial, Goth, Metal, and early 90's acid/rave music. Today his music combines elements of all those influences while staying true to his most prominent love - Techno, to create what he himself calls BLVCK TECHNØ.
Watch for a relentless release schedule in 2016 of personal EP's and remixes as well as more of his infamous collaborations with artists incl. MVRIE CELESTEand ETHAN KATH [of Crystal Castles] just to name a few.
DJ'd across Canada and United States under the name of DJ UNABOMBER as well as many aliases including STRIK-9 & REX MANNING (with MIKE CONRADI)
Frontman/producer/dj for live electronic band HUGSNOTDRUGS.
OPENING DJ FOR [ALPHABETICAL]
Adam X, Angel Alanis, Annie Mac,
Dj Assault, Bloody Beatroots, Chris Liberator, Crystal Castles, Dave The Drummer, Destructo, Dillon Francis, Downlink, Eric Prydz, Fake Blood, Frankie Bones, Jack Beats, Matt The Alien, Omar Santana, Robert DeLong, Sam Punk, The Stickmen,
Thomas Krome, dj Tron, Uberdruck, UZ, White Ring, Xxyyxx & many more!
[Techno] - (Guelph)
[Frequenza Records, Gold N Tech Records]
Switchbass is no stranger to reinvention, constantly evolving both his sounds in the studio & out. With a background in Drum & bass music & house, you can fully expect to hear those influences in his live Techno sets. Expect full deep bass, and full on techno as nature intended it.
with tracks currently out on beatport on Frequenza records (Italy) & Canada's own Gold n Tech Records.... and last years work with Belgiums Jerry May & canadian producer Chris Hughes... there is already a catalogue to explore, with many great sounds to appreciate. (Check I-tunes & Beatport)
Over the years he has had the pleasure of sharing stages with legendary acts such as Frankie Bones, Mark EG, Joey Beltram,BKNY,Donald Glaude, Oxia, Dj Czech, Dub-FX, Manzone & strong, Deko-ze, Lori the hi fi princess & T.Orlando & many many others....
2016 is set to be a big year for releases, with two new ep announcements due in the first quarter of the year, and already some excellent collab work on the go.... Get ready to experience the new sounds of Switchbass.
CESURA BIO 2016-
Cesura is a brand new deep, dirty, jackin' house duo comprised of established artists Kerrie Nation & The Incredible Melting Man (aka Tony Diamond) who, between the two of them, have a list of top 100 releases & have previously remixed artists such as Lazy Rich, Jelo, Sue Cho, Chris Anderson, Filthy Rehab, ReepR, Stupid Fresh, Marty McFly, Rob Analyze, Myagi, Frederick Mooij, Dj Denise, Audiobotz, Fast Foot & so many more. After a few successful years of touring under the name The Bass Invaderz, the duo have hung up that moniker and have been reborn as the techier jackin' house duo CESURA. Cesura has a full catalogue of original releases slated to drop in 2016 as well as official remixes for MR. Kitty, Big Mix Up (UK label) & Spliced Vinyl Records (Toronto). Check out Cesura live this year as they have both previously won Club DJ of The Year awards at the JRMA’s 2010 & 2011 consecutively (for Melting Man & Kerrie Nation), as well as Electronic Artist Of The Year 2014 (for Melting Man) and their live Dj sets are garnering them a lot of attention this year. Book them now through Bishops Bloc
Support for Cesura’s Upcoming Original Releases:
GRIMACE - some solid house here. well done. wooooo...love this one guys. nice swing
FEAR THE PRIEST - Cesura puts Detroit sounding percussions back into modern house music!
TONI TOOLZ (uk) – Loving this vibe! Tasty!
TOM EQ (uk) – Dead good! 10/10
MARK STENT – full support!
WICKED STYLE ITALIA – 10/10
SWITCHBASS – Hot! Hot! Me likey!
DISLEXIK - Really crisp production, catchy hooks!
JOSEPH CHRISTIAN (u.s.a) - Pure deep funkiness
THAT MEXICAN DJ (Cancun) - been rocking ‘Goin Out’ since Sept, it really works great for the playa del carmen scene and pool parties! love you guys