A Producer / DJ based in Sydney Australia.
His music has best been described as a unique new sound, modern, chunky and melodic electronic dance music. A mixture of electro, drumstep/dubstep and heavy rock elements, his sound combines early influences from bands like: Tool and Rage Against The Machine, to more recent Dance favourites such as: Skrillex, Swedish House Mafia, Shockone and Deadmau5.
KIO enjoyed chart success with the release of the critically acclaimed debut EP 'The Big Easy'. This year the long awaited follow up EP titled 'A Temporary State Of Euphoria' has enjoyed the same success.
KIO has remixed tracks from the likes of Depeche Mode, Mark Knight, Tool, Linkin Park, and Kimbra.
More Influences and Inspirations:
The Chemical Brothers, The Crystal Method, Underworld, Daft Punk, Groove Armada, Faithless, Leftfield, Prodigy, Royksopp, Junior Jack, Erick Morillo, Benny Benassi, Tiga, Anthony Pappa, Nick Sentience, Carl Cox, Massive Attack, Hook n Sling, Dave Spoon, Starkillers, Tocadisco, Sebastian Ingrosso, Axwell, Steve Angello, Dirty South, Chris Lake, Tom Neville, Blende, Audio Jack, Hardwell, Afrojack, Carl Cox, Cedric Gervais, Clockwork, Data Life, James Zabiela, The bloody beetroots, Nicky Romero, Bingo Players, and DogBlood.