dim records

Where did your favorite artist get their big break?

1. Loco Dice, started his career as a Hip-hop Dj and rapper opening for major artists like Usher, Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg, and R Kelly.

2. Adrian Lux, began his journey of music production when he started taking a class where there were a lot of musically talented people, inspiring him to make Hip-hop beats for his friends to rap on.

3. Kygo, began taking piano lessons at the age of 6 till he was about 15 or 16 when he stopped to begin producing music with Logic Studio and a midi keyboard learning the program from watching several youtube videos.

4. Steve Aoki, while attending The University of California, Santa Barbra ran underground concerts in his house that was just off campus. This became very popular, essentially turning into a concert venue which gained the name “ The Pickle Patch”. Soon after this he went on to create his own record label Dim Mak Records.

5. Calvin Harris, after graduating high school worked in a supermarket and local fish processing factory in order to buy Dj gear. Moved to London to pursue his music career did not receive the attention he wanted and returned to home to Scotland to continue to release music on his Myspace page. About 2 years after that received attention for his music that he was releasing on Myspace from major record labels and signed three contracts with Three Six Zero Group(management), EMI(publishing), and Sony BMG (recording).