With a unique identity to grab, Singapore-born Perk Pietrek is currently considered as one of the most exciting talents in the dance music scene.
Six was the number of dj battles he won and to top that off, he claimed the vice-champion title for the Singapore DMC DJ Championships in 2010. That was all done by the age of 16, followed by bookings from brands like Microsoft, Dom Pérignon and Lafayette to supporting international djs like Bassjackers, Sidney Samson and Angger Dimas.
Known for his safari and tropical infused records, his debut solo EP ‘WYWF’ was reviewed by Poached Magazine as a “Tropical Bass Wunderkind” and picked up two nominations for the VIMA 2014 Music Awards. Remix duties was called upon for labels like Top Billin’s imprint My Techno Weighs A Ton and notably Sweat It Out, whereby his remix fell into the package that went top 10 for Australia’s Aria Club Charts. Perk Pietrek’s short stint with tropical bass duo BubbleHeads, also saw his music blogged by taste making sites like Mad Decent and Generation Bass after successive releases on labels like Sleep Disorders, Chateau Bruyant, Caballito and more.
With originals signed to Top Billin, Strangers In Paradise and home label Fresh Bloc, Perk Pietrek’s music have been followed and supported by the likes of Astronomar, Yolanda Be Cool, Shark Slayer, What So Not and more to date. It is without doubt that this young DJ & Music Producer is the present and the future.