All the way from New Zealand “The Land of the Long White Cloud” the home of Rugby and Hobbits comes the 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 takes you on an eclectic odyssey through the underground swamps of bass music, with a set that’s laden heavy with his exclusive bootlegs,remixes and original tunes.
Sampling everything from jazz, to Howlin’ Wolf, to De La Soul and Sedge Warbler he will leave you pleasantly disoriented as he drops brick after brick in to your earholes!It is this bass-heavy uniqueness that has seen him become an in demand performer throughout Australasia, consistently smashing up the danceﬂoor in clubs,theatres and festivals!
Since picking up a guitar at the age of ten, K+Lab been hooked on making noise and hasn’t looked back, self taught on drums, keys, bass guitar, synths and samplers he is now completely in his element crafting new creations, collaborating with musicians and vocalists and dropping serious remixes in his studio in Wellington
City. Alongside his exciting original work it is K+Labs ofﬁcial and unofﬁcial remixes that have led to broadening his musical diversity. Either combining his sound with live hip-hop act Kolab or adding some weight to rock-band “The Adults” or funking up the sound of electro act “Minuit”, K+Lab is constantly pushing himself to create new music. Having learnt the ropes in the NZ drum & bass scene has led to him releasing some of the phattest and most progressive glitch-hop releases on the planet. His music has appeared in the “Beatport Glitch-Hop Top 10” multiple times and he has now released over 30 tunes on labels Simplify (USA), Skanky Panky (UK), Empathy Records (NZ), Glitch N Chop (NZ) and his own imprint Junkfood recordings (www.junkfood.co.nz ).
The last 4 years have seen K+Lab bringing that goodness to the danceﬂoor and ya headphones over and over performing to thousands of blissed out punters, alongside many of his friends idols in the global EDM scene!
Having now conquered his part of the world K+lab is set on taking his MPC style show, his cape, his lazers and his killer party vibe around the globe!