You may have discovered Kriess Guyte through his tracks which over the past few years have been causing some serious damage on dancefloors worldwide. In 2018 he has now had 5 releases on Jordan Suckley’s Damaged Records, plus has tracks signed to Outburst Records, Mental Asylum, Rielism, Critical State and Monster Tunes. DJ wise the biggest names in trance have supported him, such as the likes of: Armin van Buuren, Paul van Dyk, Aly & Fila, Simon Patterson, Markus Schulz, Mark Sherry, Jordan Suckley, Indecent Noise, Sean Tyas, Tempo Giusto, Sied van Riel, Dan Stone & Ferry Tayle, Greg Downey and more.
Before fully launching into releasing his own productions Kriess has been DJ’ing for over 15 years. He has played nights on the Damaged Australia tour alongside Jordan Suckley, Sam Jones, Vertical Mode, Matt Bowdidge and Harmonic Rush in Sydney & Melbourne and has played in Los Angeles at the legendary Circus Nightclub in Hollywood. In England he has had the opportunity to DJ at various legendary venues in and around London over the years including Turnmills, Camden Palace and SE1. Kriess has also promoted his own events such as Perfected which ran at the renowned venue The Cross in London and on the south coast in Portsmouth and ran the Submerged boat parties on the Thames. These events featured DJ’s such as Ben Gold, Jordan Suckley, James Dymond, Ben Nicky, Matt Hardwick and more.
For a taste of his DJ’ing experience you can check out over a decades worth of his mixes on his Soundcloud and Mixcloud pages, as well as find his regular show the Synthsonic Sessions which is a showcase for his favourite tracks of the moment and his latest productions. That is available on iTunes and as a podcast, as well as on his Soundcloud and Mixcloud pages.
Alongside producing, DJ’ing and promoting Kriess has previously worked for the classic British trance label Lost Language and its sister label Solaris Recordings, where he helped with A&R and finding up and coming talent. On his journey through learning production he completed a Degree in Contemporary Popular Music and a Higher Diploma in DJ’ing & Music Production, both at the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford England.
With plenty more tracks coming and an aim to get out and DJ in front of as many people as possible to share his passion, one thing is for sure, you’ll be hearing a lot more about Kriess Guyte in the near future if you’re a fan of quality trance music.