Featured as Beatport's Hype Artist in 2018 and previously awarded the #1 Jacking House Producer of 2015 and 2016, Demuir’s eclectic house sound exudes funky, sexy and soulful beats.
Demuir’s eclectic house sound exudes funky, sexy and soulful beats that are consistently recognized and sought by fellow artists and dance music fans around the world. Hailing from Toronto, Canada, Demuirstarted off as a child playing around on his Dad’s Hammond B3 organ, before beginning to play music seriously at the age of 16, with skills covering the keys, bass guitar, drums and percussion instruments. He first fell in love with house music after hearing Derrick May’s “Strings of Life”, and by seeing May, DJ Sneak, and Mark Farina at Industry, the legendary Toronto nightclub.
Awarded #1 Jacking House Producer of both 2015 & 2016 by Traxsource, Demuir’s musical output has truly led him to stand out amongst his peers and be championed by dance music’s elite artists. Beatport also feature him as the Hype artist of the week in 2018 as Cassy made him the A&R of her newly launched label Kwench Records and Demuir will be joining her at the Kwench label party at ADE with his well established label Purveyor Underground.Recent highlights of his releases include a collaboration EP with Cassy on her brand new label Kwench Records, a massive double EP release on Music for Freaks, “From Black to Technocolor”, and some yet unannounced work with Carlo Lio. These releases are another addition to his growing catalogue, incl EP’s on the legendary label Classic Music Company as well as Jesse Rose’s imprint Play It Down, and multiple releases on DJ Sneak’s labels including EP’s on I’m A House Gangster, and his most recent full-length album TruSkoolon Sneak’s Magnetic Recordings.
Not to be outdone by his skills in the studio, Demuir is equally impressive as a live performer with a track record of prolific DJsets. He first perfected his craft in his native Canada at venues like Nest & One Loft in Toronto, Salon Daomé & Circus in Montreal, Club Called Rhonda in LA, and Electric Island.
Now he’s taken his talents global, with recent performances at Amsterdam Dance Event, Ocean Beach Club on Ibiza, Sektor 909 in Macedonia, and at The BPM Festival.Demuir’s incredible career ascent shows no signs of slowing down for 2019 and beyond. A new EP on I’m A House Gangster, Robsoul, and multiple EP’s on a slew of labels, and a global tour are just a few of the things to look for from this purveyor of all sounds underground.
Albums and EPs
Please Me EP (Kwench)
Mind, Moon, and People EP (MadTech)
1 For The Muchachos with DJ Sneak (Made In Miami)
Untouchable Funk EP (Play It Down)
TruSkool LP (Magnetic)
Vibe'n On King Street EP (King Street)
Demuir & Friends EP (Classic)
Derrick Does Disco EP (GLA)
6 Headed Freap LP (GLA)
Becuz, I Can EP (Magnetic)
Muses EP (Mikita Skyy)
Past To Future EP (I'm A House Gangster)
It's My House EP (Guesthouse)
High School Gurlz EP (Fogbank)
Maufaka EP (Doin' Work)
Ode To Chicago EP (Frosted)
All I Need by DJ Gomi featuring Aaron K Gray (Demuir's Playboy Edit) - Nervous
I'll Be The One Rony Breaker featuring Nat Mor (Demuir's Playboy Edit) - Peppermint Jam