A genuine and sincere Australian artist and musician whose breadth is in equal measure to his studio prowess and taste as a selector. Host of the immaculately curated Strange Holiday on RRR, Andras has been killing them softly with his songs the world over of late, and will continue to do so for a long time to come.
One of the originators behind Sound of Thought, Out of Focus and Inner Varnika; Bryce’s musical repertoire is constantly changing and expanding much like his facial hair. Easily bored with stagnation his sets strive to be wise and never lack imagination.
Possesses the rare ability of being able to calm and educate simultaneously, the one we look to for audible rest and enlightened beatless relaxation.
Melbourne cosmic-funk duo make their Inner Varnika debut this year, lugging their sultry synths, gritty drum machines and celestial vocals out to the plains! Signed on Sydney label Plastic World, GL are down for the cause and here to make your butts move!
Elusive and multi-talented, Instant Peterson has gone and still goes by some selective aliases over the years. An undisputed author of the ethereal, a DJ’s DJ with records no one will ever have or ever afford.
The western suburbs answer to John Course. A keen ear for the intricate and unusual, Luke has been on a different tip since day one and that is why we hold him in such high regard.
Having 0% interest in MP3s, Ozone owns and manages Melbourne based Home Loan Records, which has recruited and put out records from a host of ultra-fine home grown talent. A damn fine producer in his own right having released his first 12” on ESP institute in 2012, Ozone stays true to his motto; ‘enjoy your life!’
An impressively independent producer who delivers the intricate and delicate in a myriad of manners. A sonic sculptor of the bottom heavy and raw as well as the serene and delicate.
Frankston’s finest. Founders of the much coveted Butter Sessions label and hosts of the weekly Mania Parties, the duo possess a surplus of talent resulting in their live sets growing to a level of ill repute.
True to the name, Unfettered does not care much for anything save for narrative, flow and the sound of thought emanating from considered selections.
Wush & Herb Powers
Having listened and influenced each others’ tastes over the past 10 years, Wush & the Herb elicit most enjoyment from the non-dance, the freaky rhythmic and the ambient to which we will be privileged enough to hear a slice of at IV.
Orca & Antonio, haling from Melbourne not Wales, form a formidable duo who eschew the predictable and present their picante selections with nothing but sway and flavour.
Oozing the original jams from angles simply not of this plane, we're excited to invite the man, Dan, to perform a live set full of jams that are so damn good and so damn mature that we think he might be a seasoned production veteran in disguise.
Owner of an aura which vibes sweet, and selector of dub & reggae records which dive deep. Soul of the Melbourne institution “Alley Tunes”, the home of the true digger in the land down under.
Visionary explorer who at times even splits his persona to omit even more party vibes across his talented multi-self, including but not limited to Out of Focus, The Freeform Collective and Inner Varnika. Glyn will be slowing it down this year to put us in the perfect space for the day to come.
Out of focus and never one for politics, a hndsm fella who needs no introduction, he plays and people dance, all the time. Inner Varnika’s own.
Purveyor of all things fine in dance music, host of the much loved Set it Out show on RRR, LA Pocock has been nurtured in nature, adding the spiritual to the jacking whilst never losing sight of what’s really important in life…..good vibes and plenty of durries.
A deep digger and one of the founders of A Colourful Storm. Moopie recently played at Dommune in Tokyo and made a mix CD for Jealous God. Undeniably one of Melbourne’s most dedicated selectors.
One-half Citipower, one-half record store clerk and a full-time purveyor of the deep and an absolute pleasure to groove to.
Melbourne’s Don of Disco, Simon TK, is an exceptionally talented DJ and XOXO overseer. A pleasure to engage with and dance to when he’s serenading the floor.
A graduate of the Red Bull Music Academy, music and video producer, live performer of the highest caliber; Sui Zhen is a truly eclectic musician with a voice as distinctive as her creative output. Top developer of the recently coined ‘dreambeat’ genre.
An enigmatic underground dweller whose healthy disdain for industry norms and prescribed notions of dance is heard through his approach to body music and love of tobacco. A member of Sound of Thought and Inner Varnika, Wael moves floors in both the physical and emotional sense.
A couple o’ dudes from the wild west of Melbourne who whip crowds into frenzy with their real, rugged and raw live sets. Ruff Records operators Imhotep & Baba X wanna be your lovers and are down to make you sweat!