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DJ's/Producers, Other - April 1, 2014 How DJs & Artists Chose Their Names #5

Here we are with a new all Canadian edition of How DJs & Artists Chose Their Names. This time, we decided to celebrate some of Canada’s awesome and diverse talent. We truly are blessed up here in the Great White North! Not only do we have an amazing array of genre representation, but the...

DJ's/Producers, Drum & Bass, Interviews, Music - March 27, 2014 Serial Killaz Interview: Killin’ it One Riddim at a Time

Serial Killaz have become a household name in the world of ragga jungle. For years the duo of Tobie Scopes and Graham Warnock have been cranking out track after track, classic after classic. Their songs get heavy play pretty much anytime someone wants to bust out the reggae flavour. They’ve made...

DJ's/Producers, Interviews - March 5, 2014 Marten Hørger Interview: A Night Out With Ze German of Geile Sheize Sounds!

Hello fellow bass-children! We quest for music that moves our bodies. We love music that doesn’t just invite us to dance, but that MAKES us dance! Marten Horger, a DJ/producer from Germany, really made an impression on AYNiB this past summer at Motion Notion Festival in Golden, BC. Seeing Marten...

DJ's/Producers, Drum & Bass, Other Music - February 26, 2014 JFB Interview: Juggling Beats With Elite Feats

JFB is a scratch master, a vinyl manipulator, a beat juggling, two-time UK DMC Champion who’s carved out a name for himself as one of the premier turntablists in the world. There aren’t too many artists who can boast even a fraction of the talents that JFB has in his arsenal. Even during sound...

DJ's/Producers, Interviews, Other Music - November 14, 2013 Insight into Timothy Wisdom

Canadian west coast funk hero Timothy Wisdom drops some sageness and insight into what makes him the wise audio wizard he is. Who would of thought keeping all your wisdom teeth would pay off? Describe the moment when you first realized you wanted to make music? I remember first hearing He’s...

DJ's/Producers, Glitch, Interviews - November 6, 2013 An Interview with Calgary’s own Defunk

Coming off a huge year that included both UK and Australian tours, two releases to hit #1 on Beatport overall and working with the stage design crew Space Invaderz, building stages at festivals all over Western Canada. Calgary native Defunk is on fire and shows no signs of slowing down. With the...

DJ's/Producers, Dubstep, Interviews, Music - October 25, 2013 Downlink Launches Uplink Audio

These days it seems like owning your own electronic music label is almost a rite of passage once a certain level of success is reached. The practice is so prevalent in “EDM” that it almost seems strange to meet an artist without one on the go. Especially if that artist has been a constant on...

Canada Festivals, DJ's/Producers, International Festivals - October 9, 2013 AYNIB Meets With The Librarian

The Librarian… She’s a resident DJ at Mat the Alien’s ‘Really Good Tuesdays’ in Whistler, and co-founder of the amazing Bass Coast Project. This Canadian lady and bass-culture contributor extraordinaire brought her sound way south to Costa Rica’s Envision Festival back...

DJ's/Producers, Drum & Bass, Dubstep, Glitch, Music, Other Music - July 25, 2013 Chatting with the Funk Hunters before Motion Notion 2013

BC locals, the Funk Hunters, have been touring on and off for the last four years. Having just returned from the UK, the boys are back to fill our ears with funky bass as they follow the festival circuit on home soil. Playing at Motion Notion is one stop of many. AYNiB got to talking […]...

Canada Festivals, DJ's/Producers, Other, Promoters - July 25, 2013 Talking with Kevin Harper, Talent Manager for Motion Notion.

Kevin Harper has been with MoNo since 2007. He started out contributing his music, then better known as DJ Kev, but soon found himself more involved, offering advice on other artists to book at the fest in following years. Just last year, Kevin was asked to take on the role of Talent Manager and...

Canada Festivals, DJ's/Producers, International Festivals, Other Music - July 10, 2013 AYNiB talks with Adham Shaikh

After returning from this year’s Envision Festival in Costa Rica, we connected with the humble, personable, and totally cool Adham Shaikh to talk about himself and his amazing music on a Skype conference conducted out of the back of his circa ‘54 bus/recording studio in the mountains of...

Canada Festivals, DJ's/Producers, Drum & Bass, Other Music - June 20, 2013 All You Need is Bass’ Interview with Harry Shotta

There are few MCs in the world who have earned the type of praise and success that Harry Shotta has achieved. Since his double wins in 2009 at the National Drum N Bass Awards and The Drum N Bass Arena Awards he has been on a meteoric rise in the underground drum and bass scene. Fast forward to...