Check out the musical maestros who will be bringing the Greenwood Stakes to life.
Conor Cutz is an open-format DJ and entrepreneur hailing from Toronto. Known for his turntablist background and ability to read any crowd, Conor redefines the role of a party DJ through style and sophistication.
Most recently, Conor was asked to perform an exclusive U2 after party at the top of the CN Tower, and even appeared as a headliner for one of Canada’s largest cultural festivals on behalf of Toronto Dominion Bank.
Conor Cutz currently holds residencies at some of Toronto’s most notable venues including The Four Season’s Hotel, Brooklynn, SOHO House and more.
Over the last 15 years Eric Carver has entertained crowds with Hip Hop, RnB, Deep/Soulful/Funky/Tech House, Breaks, UK Garage, Drum n Bass and Downtempo. However he has refined his sound and focusing mainly on Hip Hop, RnB, Trap, Dancehall and Deep House.
Born and raised in Vancouver, Eric now calls Toronto home. In Vancouver, Eric was a leader in the city's Hip Hop and House scenes and every year from 2009 to 2014 Eric was a finalist for Best Urban DJ and Best House DJ at Clubvibes' annual Vancouver Nightlife Awards.
He currently holds weekly residencies at Escobar and Pablo's Snack House and is on rotation at Pretty Ugly Bar and Mahjong. Past Toronto residencies include Cactus Club FCP, The One Eighty, and Cake.
A journeyman of sorts in the Canadian electronic music scene, Simon has graced almost every reputable dance club his native Toronto has to offer.
Having held residencies with Boa, the esteemed Guvernment, underground haven Footwork and the notorious Comfort Zone, he rotates more recently as an Electric Island participant, as well as the seductive Parlour; and Coda, named by Mixmag as one of the Top 100 dance clubs in the world.
Now, slated to grace the dex in dozens of North American cities and electronic festivals, with a slew of productions in the works, Simon is setting his focus squarely on getting his hustle-harder attitude to dance floors across the world; after all, why should they be denied the Jainism experience?
Birds of Bellwoods
Birds of Bellwoods are known for their energetic performances, lush harmonies, and tight musicianship. Comprised of Stephen Joffe (lead vocals/mandolin), Adrian Morningstar (guitar/vocals), Chris Blades (banjo/electric guitar/vocals), and Kintaro Akiyama (upright bass/vocals), the group is soon to release "Victoria", a full length follow up to their award-winning debut EP “The Fifth”.
Their music has been featured on CBC, Indie88, 102.1 The Edge, and more. Drawing crowds at iconic venues and festivals including The Mod Club, Yonge & Dundas Square, CBC Music Festival, TURF, and Festival D'ete, Birds of Bellwoods are establishing themselves as one of Toronto’s most unique emerging bands.