The hottest EDM artists and DJs in Singapore right now

Get to know five electrifying spinners who are heating up our dance music scene
Nez Senja
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By Sofiana Ramli |
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Whether you fist pump to big room music or prefer doing your one-two step to house, these electronic dance music artists will have you throwing serious shapes on the dancefloor with their high-energy beats. We pull a list of the best homegrown acts you should definitely have a listen to.

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Ulysses

Ulysses

Real Name:  Ulysses James
Listen if you like: Disco, house and techno
Influences included: A widespread of artists from different genres including Kraftwerk, David Bowie, jazz legend Miles Davis and Moodymann
Don't miss: He helms the decks at Cé La Vi's Skybar and regularly plays at The Headquarters, Tuff Club and Kilo Lounge

Follow Ulysses on Soundcloud

Nez Senja
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Nez Senja

Real name:  Anaiz Majid (better known as Nez)
Listen if you like: Jungle and drum and bass. Nez also spins a mix of house, techno, soul, reggae and world music
Influences include: An endless list of artists that spread from house of hip-hop including Marcus Intalex, Blocks & Escher, Floating Points and J Dilla
Don't miss: His SubCity nights at Piedra Negra, Camp Kilo Charcoal Club's Tribe X Music Market by Revision and occasionally at Choice Cuts Goods & Coffee

Follow Nez on Mixcloud

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DuriO
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DuriO

Real name: Serene Ong
Listen if you like: Deep, dark and warm bass sounds that are still relatively upbeat and danceable with dancehall elements to really get your body moving
Influences include: Zed Bias, MC Fox and the sounds from the UK underground dance music scene
Don't miss: Her at Bass Supply with Baowbaow Collective, which happens every second Friday of the month at Piedra Negra

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Myrne

Myrne

Real name: Manfred Lim
Listen if you like: Future bass, high octane EDM and a lil' bit of indie electronica
Influences include: Electro producers Baauer and Erol Alkan
Don't miss: The multi-talented performer as he takes on the F1 2018 entertainment stage this September

Follow Myrne on Soundcloud

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Perk Pietrek

Perk Pietrek

Real name: It's really just Pietrek!
Listen if you like: Bass-heavy trap and high energy hip-hop bangers
Influences include: The likes of A-Trak, Siriusmo and Flume. He also gathers inspiration from acts such as Far East Movement, UZ and Flosstradamus
Don't miss: Upcoming gigs under his own nightlife label Super Snacks, featuring other homegrown talents like Axel Brizzy and Theodora

Follow Pietrek on Spotify

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