SELECT PAST EVENT HIGHLIGHTS
(all events in Vancouver unless listed otherwise)

2016

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra New Music Festival @ The OrpheumDJ
+15 Soundscape (Calgary)  downtown public audio installation (sept 2016 - jan 2017)
'Twin Maples' global premiere (Iceland)  video by vasho pekar, audio by souns
Bass Coast (Merrit)  LivePA
Shambhala (Salmo)  LivePA set + DJ set
Diversity (Texada Island)  DJ set
The Field (Slocan Valley)  LivePA
Pretty Good Not Bad (Victoria)  LivePA + live collab w/ Loscil
Lighta! Annual Post-New-Years @ Red Gate (sold out in 1 hour)  DJ
Wind:Up @ The Biltmore  Resident DJ
Modern Math Showcase @ HiFi (Calgary)  LivePA
Chapel Sound Festival  LivePA + panel speaker
Kamp Festival (Kootenays)  DJ + workshop
D Double E @ VAL  DJ
Obesøn @ Red Gate  DJ

2015

Maadaadizi / Summer Journeys (Toronto)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq, Santee Smith, Jason Baerg
FUSE @ Vancouver Art Gallery  live collab with Rachel Iwaasa
Revival (Toronto)  live collabs with Shanbehzadeh Ensemble and Mamood Schricker
Tirgan Festival (Toronto)  live collab with Shanbehzadeh Ensemble
Nomadic Streams Festival @ VIVO  'souns' livePA + collab with Rafael Anton Irisarri, loscil, DJ Olive, +
Eye Of The Storm + The Emerald  'chambers' live and recording sessions for 'Beacon Sound' release
VSO New Music Festival @ The Orpheum  DJ
Anahata @ Taichung Light Fest 2015 (Taiwan)   musical contribution
Archi-textures @ Round (Toronto)  DJ
Home Bass @ Reflections (Halifax)  livePA, DJ
Harvest Festival (north of Toronto)  DJ
Mythodical (Salt Spring)  DJ
Bass Coast (Merrit)  DJ
Motion Notion (Golden)  DJ
The Field (Slocan Valley)  DJ, livePA
Andy Stott & Kowton @ The Fox  livePA
Kahn @ Red Room  DJ (vinyl)
SBTRKT @ Celebrities  DJ
Cats Only Club @ The Rattle  DJ
Ciliate @ Studio East  livePA
AlienInFlux / Promise NYE (Toronto)  livePA

2014

Mexico and Canada Tour dates with Tanya Tagaq  San Cristobal, Cumbre Tajin, Mexico City, Toronto, Charlottetown, Guelph, Comox, more
NeoIndigenA (Toronto)  recorded soundtrack and live collab with Tanya Tagaq and Jesse Zubot, for Santee Smith
The Bug & Flowdan @ The Electric Owl 'chambers' live
Shambhala (Salmo)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq
Bass Coast (Merrit)  DJ
Atmosphere (Comox)  DJ + live collab with Tanya Tagaq
Rifflandia (Victoria)  livePA
Astral Harvest (Driftpile)  DJ
Home Bass @ Reflections (Halifax)  DJ, 2 separate dates
Spectrum (Toronto)  DJ
Visionary Nanotech (Calgary)  livePA
Theory Thursdays @ Hush (Victoria)  DJ, series finale
Quiet City  'souns' livePA
Hyperdub 10 Year @ The Fox  DJ
Happy Endings Fridays @ Fortune Sound Club  DJ
Tribe Called Red + Lido Pimienta @ The Commodore  DJ
Lighta! Sound @ Open Studios  livePA
Danny Corn @ The Fox  DJ, alongside Librarian and Endtask
Evy Jane, Chambers, Surround @ The Rattle  chambers' live
New Years Day Cats Only Club @ Lana Lou's  DJ

2013

Great Northern Arts Festival (Inuvik)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq
National Aboriginal Day (Winnipeg)  televised main stage performance with Tanya Tagaq
Surrey Art Gallery's 5th Annual Sound Thinking Symposium (Surrey)  panelist and presenter
Snooze Fest (Vancouver)  'chambers' live
Shambhala (Salmo)  DJ
Bass Coast (Merrit)  DJ
Motion Notion (Golden)  DJ
The Field (Slocan Valley)  DJ, livePA
Home Bass (Halifax)  DJ
Zodiac Series (Edmonton)  DJ
Hifi Club, The Area, CJSW (Calgary)  DJ
Happy Endings @ Fortune Sound Club  DJ
Machindedrum, Ango @ Fortune Sound Club  DJ
Lighta! Sound Post NYE @ The Astoria  DJ

2012

Planet Indigenous (Toronto)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq
New Forms Festival   'chambers' live
Modulus Festival live collab with Mei Han
Richmond International Film and Media Arts Festival (Richmond)  livePA
Modern Math (Calgary)  DJ, livePA
Shambhala Music Festival (Salmo)  DJ
Bass Coast (Squamish)  DJ, livePA
Circle of Sleep @ the Western Front  livePA (late night performance intended to soundtrack people's dreams)
Photek @ Warehouse location  DJ
Shackleton @ The Waldorf 'chambers' live
Deadbeat @ The Waldorf   DJ
Brainfeeder Showcase @ The Waldorf    DJ

2011

Mutek Festival @ Metropolis (Montreal)  livePA
WOMAD (Australia)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq and Jesse Zubot
WOMAD (New Zealand)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq and Jesse Zubot
Review of Stage Songs Festival (Poland)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq and Jesse Zubot
??? (Prague)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq and Jesse Zubot
The Ambient Ping @ Supermarket (Toronto)  livePA (souns)
Dubwise 125 @ Stanley Park  livePA, live "dubbing" of Sorcerers, Mad Riddim, more
Modulus Festival  live collab with Couloir and Rachel Iwaasa
Shambhala Music Festival (Salmo)  DJ
Bass Coast Festival (Squamish)  DJ, livePA
Transmission: Global Summit (Victoria)  livePA
Mad Professor, Twilight Circus @ The Waldorf  DJ
Addison Groove, Silkie @ W2  vj, host
Africa Hitech, Dibiase, JonWanye @ W2 host
Emika @ W2  livePA

2010

Festival Barroquisimo (Mexico)  live collabs with Tanya Tagaq and Cris Derksen
Gothenburg & Umea (Sweden) live collabs with Tanya Tagaq and Cris Derksen
SoundFjord (London, UK)  'souns' appearing at UK's 1st Sonic Art Gallery
Fennesz @ The Western Front  'souns' live collab with Scant.Intone
Artificiel POWEr @ W2 'souns' live collab with Scant.Intone
Code Live  'souns' 3 week art installation for the cultural olympiad
Music Waste Festival @ VIVO  livePA
Shambhala Music Festival (Salmo)  DJ, livePA
Bass Coast Festival (Squamish)  DJ
Pinch, XI @ Secret Location DJ
Shackleton @ The Biltmore  DJ
Synkro @ Low Indigo  DJ
Headhunter @ Open Studios DJ
Slugabed, Illum Sphere, Blue Daisy @ W2  livePA

2009

European Tour dates with Tanya Tagaq and Kenton Loewen  London, Bristol, Porto, Guarda, Prague, Talin, Viljandi
The Tube (Bristol)  DJ, in support of Bar9 (club apparently owned by Massive Attack's Daddy G)
Akropolis (Prague)  DJ
Modern Math (Calgary)  DJ
Bass Coast Festival (Squamish)  DJ
Wild Things, Bass Coast Halloween DJ
Fuse @ Vancouver Art Gallery  'souns' liveAV
Open Season Festival  livePA
Skream @ Richards on Richards DJ
RSD @ Lotus Sound Lounge  DJ
2562, DJG @ Dubforms  host
2562 @ Maxx Fish (Whistler)  DJ, alongside Daega, Librarian and Matt the Alien
Kode9 @ The Biltmore  livePA
Joker & MC Nomad @ The Biltmore  DJ
Pinch @ W2  DJ
Hush (Victoria)  DJ

2008

Respect Festival (Prague)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq and Cris Derksen
Komodo Dubs @ S.A.T. (Montreal) - DJ, with Joe Nice
Shambhala Music Festival (Salmo)  DJ
Mala @ The Lamplighter  DJ
Pole @ Dubforms  DJ, with Jornick on the mic
The Bug + Warrior Queen @ Dubforms  DJ
Distance @ All Systems Special  DJ
Rusko @ All Systems Special  DJ
Bruk Out @ Shine  resident DJ

2007

Voices From Another World (Portugal)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq
Joe's Pub (New York)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq
Pop Montreal (Montreal)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq
FrostBite Festival (Whitehorse) DJ
Shambhala Music Festival (Salmo)  DJ
Canada Winter Games (Whitehorse)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq
Vancouver Folk Fest live collab with Tanya Tagaq
Diversity Music Festival (Texada Island) DJ
Loefah @ Dubforms  livePA
Kode9 & DJ Collage @ Dubforms  DJ
Benga & Hatcha @ Dubforms  DJ
Bruk Out @ Shine  resident DJ

2006

Atlantic Waves (London, UK) live collabs with Tanya Tagaq and Sainkho Namtchylak and guests
Juno Awards Festival (Halifax)  live collab with Tanya Tagaq
Big Toe's Hifi @ Edinburgh College of Art (Scotland)  DJ
Full Canadian Tour with Tanya Tagaq and Kinnie Starr  Montreal to Vancouver, and everywhere in between
Silence: John Cage @ Scotia Bank Centre  collaborative and solo performances as 'souns'
Mercury Theatre @ Cathedral Square  live collab with inter_mission and guests, part of SWARM
Vancouver Folk Fest live collab with Tanya Tagaq and guests
Kode9 @ Secret Location DJ b2b with Angst, very first dubstep show in Vancouver
Dubforms @ Open Studios  livePA, first dubforms
Shambhala Music Festival (Salmo)  DJ
ReMarc @ Shine  DJ
The Bug @ Red Gate  livePA duo with Calamalka
Krinjah @ Shine DJ
Bruk Out @ Shine  resident DJ
Warm Up @ Lick resident DJ
The Relick @ The MetDJ
Open Inputs @ Soma Cafe  livePA, VJ

2005

The Aboriginal Music Awards (Toronto)  live televised collab with Tanya Tagaq
New Forms Festival @ MOA live collab with Tanya Tagaq
Mercury Theatre @ Cathedral Square  live collab with inter_mission and guests, part of SWARM
Signal + Noise Festival @ VIVO  'souns' liveAV, festival finale
LIVE Biennial of Performance Art  'souns' livePA
Invision Festival (Sunshine Coast)  DJ
Shambhala Music Festival (Salmo)  'souns' livePA
Si.cut-db, Tomas Jirku @ Jewel of India  DJ
environments / 11:11 @ radha  'souns' live collab with lee hutzulak
Bruk Out @ Shine  resident DJ
The Relick @ Lotus Sound Lounge  DJ

2004

A Sound Event @ New Forms Festival  live collab with hawah, anomalous disturbances, tarran, and more
Mercury Theatre @ Cathedral Square live collab with inter_mission and guests, part of SWARM
Pan Sonic @ Richards On Richards  livePA
New Music West @ DV8livePA
Invision Festival (Sunshine Coast)  DJ
Under the Volcano Festival of Art & Social Change  DJ
Environments @ Placebo  'souns' livePA, with loscil, granny'ark, inter_mission
Blue Moon (China Beach)  DJ
Bruk Out @ Shine  resident DJ

2003

Shambhala Music Festival (Salmo)  DJ for Camobear Records hip hop showcase
Environments 'souns' livePA, in support of Loscil and Inter_mission
Scenarios For The Real Self @ The Sugar Refinery  'souns' livePA and CD release
Windows In Time @ The Sugar Refinery 'souns' livePA, the first in the 'environments' series
Dionysus (Mount Elphinstone)  DJ
Cameleon Urban Lounge livePA 

..it gets foggy before that. mostly dj'ing jungle and downtempo events in vancouver and on the sunshine coast. sometimes dancehall and rap. ..going farther back to the mid to late 90's in Halifax - dj'ing trip hop and jungle. highlights include sharing the bill with Sniper, Miro, Sebutones, Buck65, Sixtoo, DJ Moves, Kunga219, Tachichi, Josh Martinez, and co-hosting Halifax's first jungle weekly with Sammy D.