Poppa Squats is a DJ/Producer from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. With heavy influences of glitch hop, funk, breaks and drum & bass – he amalgamates original and remixed material with both fresh and classic tunes he’s found from all over the world to create a bass-filled, funky adventure on the dance floor.
As well as being a local (Edmonton) favourite, Poppa Squats has performed at some of Canada’s biggest and best music festivals, including the Mad Hatter Music and Arts Festival, FozzyFest, Astral Harvest, Northern Lights and Connect Music Festival.
He first hit the charts on both Beatport and Additech in 2012 with his single “Party Over Here” which was released on the compilation “Tychology Vol.2” by Tycho Records out of Calgary, Alberta. Constantly mixing live elements in all of his productions, he has truly found his funky little niche in the electronic music scene.
Currently, Poppa Squats performs with The United Bass Kollective based out of Edmonton. A fresh, new, forward thinking group of Edmonton bass music producers and dj’s as well as experienced lighting and visual artists that, “Kollectively” push the envelope of electronic music and art, creating the UBK experience.