Summer Knocks

The Writeup

Born in the US, raised in Toronto, Canada , Summer Knocks has been influenced musically by many different cultures and genres. Summer Knocks’s DJ journey began in 2012 while attending & completing university in Waterloo, Ontario at Wilfrid Laurier University. Summer Knocks played at house parties and campus events that quickly progressed to the biggest club venues and concerts in the Tri-City: Kitchener- Waterloo – Cambridge area.

With experiences and events in multiple music genres , Summer Knocks returned to the GTA ( General Toronto Area ) where he began working with event companies such as the Comeback Kids ( Ink Ent – 2014/2015.) , Maple Leafs Sports Ent. ( 2016) , whilst visiting every Ontario University to spin at their local pubs and student union events.

Summer Knock’s online mixes and club/event appearances garnered him enough rapport to allow him to work with big name artists such as : Travis Scott, Ye Ali, Desiigner & Lethal Bizzle just to name a few. As well as hometown and international DJ’s such as : Skratch Bastid, Lissa Monet & OG Chase B. Summer Knocks has also been featured on the radio through Vibe 105.5’s show the A-Team as he completed a guest mix in 2017.

Summer Knocks is extremely well rounded and not limited to just club events he has participated in many corporate events, festivals, concerts within Canada and the United States which have all given Summer Knocks a reliable and trustworthy name.

The Music

The Shows

The Press

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