- Kieran Apter


Rising through Edinburgh’s underground to become one of the Scottish capital’s most exciting new talents, Kieran Apter’s light has been burning bright over the past twelve months. Since founding esteemed club night Tweak_ in 2015, where he would warm up for artists like Mano Le Tough, Seth Troxler, Moodymann, San Proper, Fort Romeau and Dorisburg, he has since elevated his prole as both a DJ and producer, releasing on key imprints like Chapter 24 and Monkey Safari’s Hommage, while demonstrating an impeccable knowledge of house music with carefully curated DJ sets across landmark European venues such as Wire Club Leeds and Sisyphos Berlin. Making the move to London in 2019, the foundations laid in Edinburgh remain, holding down a monthly open-to-close residency at Cabaret Voltaire. With his productions hailed by DJ Mag as “warm, cosmic and deeply emotional,” and Mixmag deeming it “so sweet it’s hard to look beyond it,” Kieran’s ability to seamlessly it between genres while offering profound and thoughtful components that bring a rawness to each track make his records as suited to the danceoor as solo listening. Consistently receiving DJ support from the likes of &ME, Theo Kottis and Konstantin Sibbold have meant his records soundtrack danceoors at clubs like Panorama Bar and DC-10, with a number of tracks in the works for 2020. With a growing catalogue of enchanting danceoor gems, Kieran’s artistic output continues to grow, with high-prole gigs and an acclaimed Boiler Room for FLY Club at Cabaret Voltaire all under his belt, Kieran Apter is just getting started...