As a co-founder of the Sugar Shakedown parties and longtime host of Digging Through the Rubble on LU Radio, DJ Luv thrives on sharing new music with T Bay. Going on over 20 years of DJing experience, DJ Luv takes pride in crafting unique sets that feature new and classic house & disco. With a flair for finding trippy, soulful, and uplifting tracks, DJ Luv brings a contagious positive energy that continues to move and surprise dancefloors.
DJ's In Pyjamas are an up and coming DJ duo out of Winnipeg, Manitoba. With an undying passion for music they bring an up tempo high energy party everywhere they play. The prep put into every set is evident as each one is customized to the show they're playing. A versatile duo able to play to any crowd from festivals to clubs to raves to opening for major artists they are ready for anything.
Illuminate founder and the man behind the scenes of Thunder Bay’s underground electronic music scene since 2007 DORAN has been holding it down in Thunder Bay after re-locating from Southern Ontario over 10 years ago. Picking up his first set of turntables in 2004 after being exposed to the amazing underground electronic scene in London & Toronto DORAN set out to bring a new sound to Thunder Bay. With countless events hosted over the years, and a growing dj scene it’s safe to say things haven’t quite been the same since this stranger showed up..
I.R. Idiot is a Post Punk band from Thunder Bay, ON. Influenced from their background performing in punk and metal acts the group has developed an energetic style that pairs spooky bass grooves with airy guitar leads. The band contains ex-members of Cold Shakes, Twisted Limbs, Fist Fight with Gandhi, Solar Tide, and Seconds.
A live-electronic music duo from Northern Ontario. Played live shows, released an EP, released multiple singles and remixes, and heavily supported by Q104, where we currently have two of our tracks “No Signal” and “Dawn & Owsley” played multiple times daily throughout their rotation. As a live electronic act, we believe we can bring variety to this music festival, as well as an engaging experience for the audience. We believe in the idea of connecting people through live performances and electronic music.
Combining deep, heart stopping bass lines with old time favorites and new skool bangers, this self taught selector is making serious waves with his tight mixing skills and impeccable track selection. With heavy influences in the Underground Bass scene, Rock, Reggae, Hiphop, Funk and Soul, Mista Twista has developed a danceable sound so dirty and grimy, it will surely make you lose control and become a slave to the dance floor! So prepare for a journey into the unknown… Cause when youre this Twisted, they call you Mista.
Niagara raised Pat Jones is quickly becoming known for his ethereal, yet soulful sound. Every set aims to make his audience feel connected to the music, seeing it as a powerful and therapeutic experience for both artist and audience member alike. If heart gripping and mind bending journeys through sound and setting are your muses, Pat Jones is an act you won't want to miss.
RHOMBI is a bass music selector hailing from North-Western Ontario. Her flavour of the week varies, but her favourite genres include 140 bass, European dubstep ("real dubstep"), UK grime/instrumental grime, minimal drum & bass, and halftime/160. Her sound can be easily identified by it's low frequency bass and global influences. RHOMBI is the co-founder of the Thunder Bay Bass Collective, a group of 5 bass DJ's working to promote bass music and sound system culture in NWO. RHOMBI is also a frequent contributor to the @spacebass crew, a group of experimental/left-field bass DJ's who promote bass events in Thunder Bay. RHOMBI has plays regularly at bass nights in Thunder Bay, and has been booked in Winnipeg and at the Love and Kindness Festival in NWO. She is looking forward to her first major music festival appearance at Future Forest 2018, where she is sure to throw down that 140 goodness for everyone attending!
Tyler Nazo is from the small town of Kenora Ontario, and moved to Winnipeg at a young age. His passion for music started soon after by collecting CD’s. He became very interested in the music being played outside of the mainstream media, and draws inspiration from The Prodigy, The Chemical Brothers and Daft Punk.
svvecoon has been DJing in the Thunder Bay Rave Scene since 2015. Playing tons of different styles of EDM over the years, I now focus more on Deep Bass/Heavy Bass Melodies mostly in the genres of Deep Dubstep, Hallftime, & Leftfield Bass. However, I also incorporates quite a bit of Global Fusion and Psydub tracks into my sets. I have had the honour of opening up for acts such as Smalltown DJs, Hunter Siegel, The Librarian and played the Love & Kindness festival every year since 2015.
From the depths of obscurity comes Wokeup. A collaboration project between former Bassmentality resident Nikola Atanasovski and co-creator of influential east-coast imprint Bass Bias, Matthew Higdon, this versatile duo seek to move bodies and minds with deep selections drawing from a wide range of influences and relationships with creators from around the world. With a message of love and unity through the positive energy of music, Wokeup inspires audiences to push their own boundaries and awaken something new within themselves