Louis The Child is a Chicago-bred production duo composed of Robby Hauldren and Freddy Kennett. With their stadium-ready yet endlessly inventive brand of electronic pop, the Los Angeles-based musicians have amassed more than 510 million streams across all platforms in the past few years alone. In addition to collaborating with major artists like K. Flay and Icona Pop, Louis The Child have brought their experimental sound design, expansive palette, and unlimited emotional range to such hits as “Better Not” ft. Wafia -- a 2018 viral smash that’s now surpassed 270 million streams across all platforms. Known for their massively crowd-pleasing live show (now featuring live production from Hauldren and Kennett), Louis The Child recently wrapped up the first leg of their widely acclaimed Here For Now North American headline tour, which included three consecutive sold-out dates at New York City’s Terminal 5. They continue to turn heads and make a name for themselves with their unique, uplifting beats, releasing their debut Here For Now album this year which is loaded with US Dance Top 30 hits including “Every Color” with Foster The People and “Little Things” with Chelsea Cutler and Quinn XCII. Certified production machines, just a few months later and they’ve already come out with Candy II, a catchy, bite-sized beat tape.
Denver-based producer, Illenium, is one of the most successful crossover electronic artists today, topping the U.S. dance charts, garnering over 4 billion streams, and headlining the world’s top festivals. Following his 2016 debut album, ‘Ashes,’ Illenium broke into the mainstream via his 2017 album, ‘Awake’, which topped the iTunes Top Electronic Albums Chart in 12 countries with +100M streams. In 2019, Illenium released ‘Ascend,’ his third full-length album and his major label debut. As one of the biggest electronic releases of the year (+1B collective streams), the album topped Billboard's Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart and secured a Top 20 hit on the Billboard 200. Recognized as one of Billboard’s Top Dance/Electronic Artists of the 2010s, Illenium brings his dynamic music to life via his live show, which has dominated festivals like Coachella, Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo and EDC. His 2019 Ascend Tour, which featured a five-piece live band, sold out landmark venues like Madison Square Garden (NYC), STAPLES Center (LA) and three consecutive nights at Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Denver). He's released two hit singles so far in 2020, "Nightlight," which has 16.7 million streams to date on Spotify, and "Paper Thin" with Tom DeLonge. Forbes named him on their 2020 30 Under 30 Music list.
An already long serving member of the team, Resident and his mullet keeps you company every weekday afternoon from midday until 6pm. Resident’s already been smashing ‘Workday Anthems’ on Pulzar FM every Friday with hot/throwback tracks and ‘Aotearoa Selects’ with an hour of kiwi music. He’s been DJing in the local scene for a while now playing at a number of Pulzar FM events and alongside Camo MC all over the country. Follow Resident on Facebook and Instagram.
Your morning wake up companion, Mike Nicholas, is also your party controller at venues around the city at the weekend. Mike has been DJing since 2019 and is a resident DJ at Engineers on St Asaph St, playing most Saturdays. You can also find him touring the country with Camo MC's crew, and he's played at The Print Room in Ashburton, Sin after Dark at Original Sin and other spots around the country.
Andy Pulzar has DJed professionally since he was 15, playing across a wide variety of nightclubs, bars, festivals and private functions. With extensive proven experience, a heap of music knowledge and excellent presence, if you want to see a DJ that knows how to keep a dance floor packed, be a trusted pair of hands to place your event in, pump up a crowd and deliver results every time, you need to experience Andy Pulzar!
Long standing in the Christchurch underground, Alkatraz is holding it down on Pulzar FM’s Sub Select show every week and is one of the True Heavyweights in todays bassweight game. A lover of all things music, he favours the darkest of tunes. minimalistic in style, heavyweight punch in subs, although he’s no stranger to striving […]
Coming out of Westport, Absent (aka Patrick Struthers) is currently based in Christchurch, playing and producing a wide range of bass-heavy genres. You can expect him to bring many things to the decks in his DJ sets. His cutthroat style of mixing isn't for the faint-hearted. With that deep sub bass, long rolling baselines and filthy “riddims” he knows how to get the crowd moving. Patrick Struthers (Absent) embodies the spirit of D&B - uncompromising, inherently underground and refusing to play games. You'll regularly find Absent playing support for the likes of State of Mind, The Upbeats, The Prototypes, Ivy Lab, Emperor, Foreign Concept and many more.