Show some love for local DJs by voting in the Earmilk/Escapade contest!

This Earmilk contest will mean a lot to whoever wins as the winning DJ will be receive a coveted opening set time slot at the upcoming Escapade Music Festival! Here are the rules: vote for the best mix of your choice by 11:59 EST on June 21st so your favourite DJ can be one of ten finalists that will be in the running for the Escapade timeslot.

This is a pretty massive opportunity for whoever gets chosen so without further ado here's a short list of local DJ talents that I recognized from the list (+ 1 that hit me up via email):


I've already featured this young producer on this site back in April and it seems like he hasn't slowed down judging from this solid progressive house mix:

Ernie Sega

Here's the local DJ that hit me up via email and I'm more than happy to oblige because I enjoyed his mix that celebrates a lot of the music from some of the DJs that will be playing at Escapade including Eric Prydz, Sander Van Doorn and Avicii.


Lowpass aka Ryan King has just landed a DJ gig at the legendary Zaphods Beeblebrox (hit me up with the deets dude!) which is a real coup for EDM as Zaphods has been well known to host mostly indie bands. This is another really solid set that offers up something for everybody:

Danya D

Danya D has been a steady opening act for Bass Machines and JC Boom so I'm more than happy to include her in the mix of Ottawa talent:

The poll ends at 11:59 pm EST on June 21st so don't forget to cast your VOTE.