Opiuo, the New Zealand producer who now calls Australia home; gained international recognition in 2010 with his single, “Robo Booty” and debut album, “Slurp and Giggle” which was nominated for Best Dance/Electro Release at the Australian Independent Awards. Since then, Opiuo’s unique take on electronic music has continued to capture the attention of fans around the world with tours through N. America, Europe, Israel, Asia, India, South Africa and AUS/NZ.
His music and remixes have reached the #1 position on Beatport and iTunes charts. Recently, he surpassed a million plays on his Soundcloud page and swept the 2013 UK Glitch-Hop Awards with 5 wins. Opiuo’s remix credits span from world renown artists, Pretty Lights, Infected Mushroom, The Upbeats and KOAN Sound to the iconic popstar, Kimbra. With support from the music industry Opiuo has been able to put out releases through such labels as: OWSLA, Vision, Dim Mak, Warner Bros., Disney and Addictech Records. Live, he has shared the stage with some of EDM’s best artists like Skrillex, Nero, Bassnectar, Moby, Pretty Lights, Rusko and The Glitch Mob to name a few. Whether he is equipped with drum machines and synths or performing 100% live, Opiuo fans never leave disappointed.