Part alien. Part human. Hatiras arrived back in 1999 and has been subconsciously penetrating the world’s ears, hearts and dance-floors with his pulsating, intergalactic house rhythms. He’s the owner of forward thinking and proudly underground Hatrax Records and the classic imprint Blow Media. Thanks to you, he’s been graced with too many top ten hits to count and the awards and international touring to back it.
His first UK top ten and worldwide hit ‘Spaced Invader’ put him on the map back in 2001. Since then he’s released over 400 singles and 7 albums exceeding sales of a million units through a multitude of labels including Defected, Ministry of Sound, Sony, Parlophone and his own labels Blow Media and Hatrax Records. He has collaborated with many of the biggest names in the business (Kylie Minogue, Bad Boy Bill, DJ Dan, MC Flipside and many others). He is also a 6 time Juno Award nominee and two time Juno and Socan Award winner for Best Dance artist in Canada.
His consistent stream of hits have included the massive tunes ‘Baked From Scratch’, ‘Something About You’
‘Bass Monkeys’, ‘Donkey Punch’, ‘Just The Tip’ and ‘Get Blahsted’ (all top ten tunes on Beatport and iTunes).
In 2013 Hatiras released a bunch of new content including “Nippleodeon” (his collaboration with Nom De Strip) and “Thrill Her” with Bam Bam. Both were released on Chris Lake’s acclaimed Rising Records and heavily supported by Deadmau5 in his Made In America Tour.
In 2014 Hatiras smashed the mold and released a highly innovative album called “Message From 04244”. The 9 track, themed album showcases Hatiras’ production diversity and comes with 9 amazing, spacey, inter-related music videos that link into a full movie (videos were shot, designed and edited by Hatiras). The album and videos are currently exploding online.
As a performer, Hatiras continues to tour the world. He’s graced stages across Canada, the US, Europe, Australia, Japan and more. Through his lengthy and exciting career, Hatiras has continued to evolve. He has has proven to be one of the true innovators and leaders in dance music.