2012 proved to be a big year for Skyler Taugher, as it produced the fork in the road that resulted in the creation of his new solo moniker, SHADED. With his previous success with partner Shoddy Lynn as the duo SHDWPLAY, Skyler's decision to go solo ultimately came from his desire for more creative and individual freedom.
As SHDWPLAY, the duo released four blistering EPs on Dubfire's SCI+TEC Digital Audio Imprint, quickly becoming well-regarded staples in techno ranks around the world. Their unique sound, exemplified in cuts like ‘Time Drip’ and ‘Drug of Choice,’ could be heard in marquee DJ sets from Richie Hawtin to Dubfire himself, further solidifying their presence in the electronic dance world and as official members of the SCI+TEC family. Read more