Moderator: Meike Nolte (Director of Global Artist Services, Beatport)
How can DJs and producers succeed in the electronic music industry today? A successful emerging artist, 8Kays, who's part of the Beatport Next accelerator program and their management give real life examples and career tips.
Hailing from Ukraine’s capital Kyiv city, Iryna Shvydka aka 8Kays has focused on producing as the vital and essential part of her human being. There are certainly no borders in 8Kays sound if there is an attempt arising to describe it, Ira does what she can do the best - pleasing the audience with sounds. Releasing with such labels, as the iconic and renowned Renaissance Records, Booka Shade’s Blaufiield Music imprint, Above & Beyonds’ Anjunabeats and Eleatics Records, 8Kays music is played all over from Kyiv’s heart to biggest numerous festivals, like Tomorrowland, Untold, Burning Man and many more.