Anna Morgan likes to rave more than anything else in life. Bass Coast is her favorite party. She also enjoys hot tubs, Thai food, and laughing at jokes, even bad ones.
Ciel is a Xi'an-born and Toronto-based producer, pianist, promoter, radio host, and DJ. She is the creator of Toronto's women-prioritizing Work in Progress party series, a co-founder of the It's Not U It's Me events platform, and a co-owner of the Parallel Minds label with Daniel 58 and Yohei S. She hosts a monthly radio show on Rinse FM & is a member of Discwoman. Her first EP came out on Peach Discs in 2017 to critical acclaim, and she followed that up with an EP on Coastal Haze called Hundred Flowers and a 4-tracker on Ghostly International's sister label, Spectral Sound. Her new release, Trojan Horse, is out now on Umfang's label Thanks for Enlightening Me, and she released her first collaborative EP as Psychedelic Budz with D. Tiffany on Planet Euphorique in 2020.
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Ben Midwicki aka Cherriep was a producer and DJ from the crew Philthkids. He is currently operating as a solo artist and songwriter based out of Toronto.
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Pioneering American underground producer and DJ.
Handsome Tiger is an Anishinaabe Métis, North African music producer/dj from Turtle Island currently residing in Vancouver, BC. His production blends traditional sounds from his culture alongside other Indigenous sounds, interwoven into the contemporary sounds of electronic bass music today.
Inspired by a lifetime of dark, seedy, underground raves, Vancouver's Kasey Riot has been serving a special blend of House, Techno, Trance, Acid & Garage to warehouses, clubs and festivals across the planet for the better part of the last decade. Her sets and productions are constantly evolving and never quite conform to just one genre, spanning releases on labels like Play Records, Obskur Music, Layer 909, Wet Trax, East Van Digital, TK Records & Leonizer.
I M U R
I M U R are an electro-pop trio blending electronic beats with Pop/R&B vocals. Comprised of Jenny Lea, Mikey J Blige and Amine Bouzaher, I M U R have written the soundtrack to many moments in film and television, including Wynona Earp, & Working Moms. Their energetic performances have taken then across Canada, through the US and into India. Remaining relatively quiet in 2020, I M U R have used the downtime to craft a stunning album. I M U R will be one to watch in 2021.
a sonic alchemist, murge weaves the eclectic and the electric to create dancefloor-centric beats that fill the space and lift the crowd. Inspired by travels through eastern spain, his first ep 'here we all are' is a cohesive collection of downtempo tracks, filled with fresh, earthy bass and neoteric instrumentals. unorthodox sounds intertwine to create an expansive aural journey; one of connection and elevation. pulling from across a variety of genres, murge’s influences are wide ranging and free flowing; from the cosmic era of disco to psychedelic jazz, from latin rhythms fused with the elasticity and inclusiveness of world-inspired music to field recordings of ambient samples, captured during his own global travels.
no stranger to packed dance floors or epic stages, murge has entranced crowds at some of north america’s most well respected electronic festivals (shambhala, bass coast). a world class dj and skilled producer, he has also shared stages with bonobo, dj shadow, flying lotus, hot chip, pete rock, kid koala. with collaboration and creativity in mind, murge has featured on remixes for tegan & sara, alongside four tet, toro y moi and holy f**k.
following the release of his first original track ‘ready, steady’ on westwood recordings, he’s linked up with loci records (emancipator, tor) and features on their season two release, a curated collection of new down tempo classics. his debut ep 'here we all are' was released march 27 2020 on loci records.
A project started by Ketan Bahirat, Oceantied is a deep-dive into the artist’s sprawling soundscape with varying styles of music.
In a sea of carbon-copy producers, The Funk Hunters have cultivated their signature sound by creating forward-thinking electronic music that is influenced by old school funk, soul and hip-hop.
As longtime friends, collaborators, and multi-dimensional artists, Nick Middleton and Duncan Smith’s chemistry is perfectly aligned. With Middleton at the helm of their studio efforts and Smith anchoring the project’s live show, their vision has resonated with both listeners and industry tastemakers alike.
Their catalog of original productions, remixes and collaborations has amassed over 20 million streams online. Winners of the Electronic/Dance Artist of the Year at the Western Canadian Music Awards, The Funk Hunters also reached #1 on the Billboard Dance Club Chart last year, with an official remix of U2's "Love Is Bigger." Their catalog also includes other official remixes for Big Gigantic, Gramatik, Selena Gomez, and Imagine Dragons.
The Funk Hunters also enjoy a vibrant global touring career performing at some of the world's most iconic festivals including Coachella, Life Is Beautiful, Osheaga, Outside Lands, Burning Man, and Shambhala. They consistently play to the biggest dance floors in the world - frequent collaborator Chali 2na of Jurassic 5 fame has called them "the selectah's of the century."
Andrea Graham, better known by her stage name The Librarian, is a celebrated Canadian DJ, producer, and curator. She is also the co-founder and music director of Bass Coast Music Festival. As a DJ, Andrea's sets move through bass music, dubstep, grime, footwork, jungle, drum and bass and more, tying the diverse genres together with fluid mixing and powerful low end frequencies that push the boundaries of the world's biggest PAs.