London based duo AM2PM – aka DJ/ producer Matt Kye and vocalist Alec Sun Drae – collectively have more than thirty years in the industry. Joining forces at the start of 2013 as a production duo, club live act ad hosts of a weekly show HOUSE ARREST WITH AM2PM, their style of production is heavily influenced by classic 90s House, Deep House and Garage.
AM2PM are also frequent guests on radio shows of some of top DJs in the game, including i.e. Grant Nelson’s HOUSECALL & Pete Tong (their 30min Live vocal set will be featured on Pete Tong’s US Radio Show ALL GONE PETE TONG on Evolution Radio on 22.04. 2015).
As a production outfit, Matt and Alec have been creating a buzz on the global Club Scene with multiple releases charting in TOP10 of Traxsource and Beatport on labels such as Defected/ Azuli, Conkrete, Kingstreet Sounds, Housesession, Purple Music, Mind Medicine Recordings, Unique2Rhythm, Sony PL, Kingdom Kome Cuts, Deep Deluxe among many.
They have worked with such artists as: Sterling (Audiowhores), The Squatters, Dolly Rockers, Electronic Youth, Ross Couch, Tom Gianelli, Code3000, Richard Earnshaw, DJ Tonka, Jeremy Juno, House of Virus, Massimo Paramour, Mark Pichiotti, Steven Stone, DJ Mimmo, Nightrhymes, Unique2Rhythm, Thomas Frake, Dj Groove, Seb Skalski/ Deeplomatic to name a few. They have also joined MWR Remix rosta they have done remixes for such household names as Therese (Stonebridge), Inaya Day, Rainie (DE’LACY), Kym Sims, Carolynne Poole, Conrad Sewell, Massimo Paramour and more.
With the increasing demand for their distinctive Live Vocal DJ Mix Show they have been touring globally. Collectively Matt and Alec have performed at venues round Europe, i.e AMSTERDAM – ADE (BLINQ, LUMINAR, CLUB NL and BAR ITALIA), UK (KAZBAR, EGG, LIQUID LOUNGE, STEREO SUSHI, TABERNACLE (McQUEENS), THE EDGE, SIN, FABRIC, 10 ROOMS, ISLAND BAR), Poland (PACHA, CHERRY CLUB, DREAM, CLUB, CZKOLADA, SQ , ZATOKA SZTUKI, SHINE etc), Russia (SHATUSH, RITM CLUB, BEDROOM, OPERA LOUNGE & CLUB, LA TERRASEE, DILIZANS, METELICA, THE HILLS CLUB), Norway (COSMO, BUDDA LOUNGE), France (SPORTS BAR, BEACH BAR MARSEILLE), Switzerland (BEACH CLUB), as well as events such as MICS in Monaco and corporates for PLAYBOY Poland, Hilton Casinos Warsaw, Moet Chandon, Belvedere Vodka, Amberiff Fashion Show, UFUFU & Michal Starost, Claudia Magazine, FUJI FILM, Poznan Car Expo and Wella among many.
Hailing from the South East London, Matt Kye is a true vanguard in the world of dance music. As a full time DJ, remixer and producer for over 15 years, Matt has worked with some of the biggest names in the industry such as The Wideboys, David Guetta, David Morales and supported Bob Sinclar on his European tour. Matt also remains a prominent figure on UK’s garage scene, which currently sees its revival. He has worked with the biggest names on the scene: Wideboys, Matt Jam Lemont, Ed Case, Dj Luck, Mc Neat, Sweetie Irie among many. As a part of Plan B collective, Matt has released many garage hits featuring the two of the most popular MCs – Sparks and Kie – with whom they have headlined popular garage nights in the UK. . His biggest commercial success to date was a track called ‘Preach’ where he used a sample from Madonna’s Papa Don’t Preach. “Preach” hit the UK charts and even Madonna herself had described the track as a “Roller”!
Alec Sun Drae
Alec Sun Drae is currently one of UK’s hottest house female vocalists. Singing since the age of five, through a host of different genres, Alec has now found her home on the house scene. With a string of successful releases since 2006 she continues to deliver release after release with producers such as the Tune Brothers, Erik Kupper, Mark Pichiotti, Dolls Combers, Kinky Roland, Groove Invaderz, Steven Stone, Jake Island, Ray Paxon and Ryan Housewell, to name but a few. Her tracks have been remixed by such household names as K Klass, DJ Meme, Shur-I-Khan, Crazy P, Pete Dafeet and Steve Haines. Being a very in demand songwriter, Alec released on such labels as Purple Music, KULT records, Ministry of Sound, Hed Kandi, Fierce Angels, Housesession Records, Purple Music, Toolroom, Strictly Rhythm, Duffnote, Kingstreet, D’Ivision, Diamond House Records.