Artist Detail - BBC Entertainment
Catapulting onto the Australian music scene, these Canberra bred commanders have brought to the table a little more than a knife and fork. Recently voted In The Mix’s #5 DJ for 2013, this duo hurl into incoming tune traffic showcasing an onslaught of talent validated by enviable success from studio to stage. Supported by Tiesto, Steve Aoki and allies across the dance diameter, it’s no surprise when “I Love To Rap” hit buzz traps it shot straight to the ARIA Top 10 club chart and sizzled away for
four weeks. Remixing Passion Pit too the groundbreaking draw card “Take A Walk” spiraling out of control attracting six digit views instantly.
Taking the stage from Parklife to Foreshore, hands are high with demand on the duo for Summer’s Stereosonic, Fielday and Falls Festival. Regularly attracting overseas pioneers its those like the Bloody Beetroots who have chosen Peking Duk to lead the support role for their 2013 Big Day Out side show run, while also sidelining with Example on his recent Australian tour.
With a vibe soaring offshore too, Asia has stepped it up a notch demanding showdowns of these two electronic rockets across Japan, Thailand, Indonesia and South Korea.
Always unique but as fresh as a cooling plate, it’s Peking Duk who still manage to heat it up. The release of ‘The Way You Are’ brewing Triple J’s request storm after the global premier nailed number one for flavor whilst holding ground at #1 for six weeks on the ARIA Club Charts and hitting #16 on the Australian Singles Chart. Collaborating with Swanky Tunes ‘You Are Like Nobody Else’ also shared the glory claiming #3. With remixes from TAI, DCUP, Phantom’s Revenge and more, this pair are out of control delivering music that wallops sound systems from here to China.
Anticipated studio time is in order with a highly demanded collaboration with an ARIA award winning and platinum and gold achiever. As the wise Tommy Trash once said; ‘it not only tastes good but sounds even better’.