| Blake Sutherland
For over 15 years, Canadian DJ and producer Blake Sutherland has thoroughly immersed himself in electronic music culture. As a DJ, he has developed a unique style that balances dark and edgy sounds with catchy melodies and floor-shaking energy. He has played throughout Canada, the USA, Holland, Australia, and Germany alongside some of the biggest names in dance music, including Guy Gerber, Solee, and Christian Loffler. In 2008, Blake Sutherland launched Cityscape Sessions, a radio show which to this day airs bi-weekly on over 40 radio stations throughout 72 countries around the world. In addition to Cityscape Sessions, Blake Sutherland is likely best known for his work with Wide Angle Recordings, the label he launched in 2007. The record label aims to deliver quality dance music with heart by promoting undiscovered talent through established dance music veterans. Over the years, Wide Angle Recordings has become an internationally recognized source of cutting edge progressive house and melodic techno while kick-starting the careers and many upcoming artists around the globe. In addition, under Blake’s direction the label has established support from Armin Van Buuren, Sasha, Nick Warren, Laurent Garnier, Tensnake and Hernan Cattaneo and licensed music to Armada, Universal Music Greece and most recently Mixmag England and Mixmag Germany.
In the year ahead, Blake Sutherland will focus on label and artist development, growth of the radio show, and his production skills. His dedication to the scene remains unwavered as he continues to shape the landscape of forward-thinking and emotional dance music
For over 10 years, Cityscape Sessions has been a constant purveyor of cutting-edge melodic dance music. The bi-weekly radio show features exclusive mixes from host and Wide Angle Recordings’ founder Blake Sutherland, and the world’s most forward-thinking producers and DJs, including Solee, Cid Inc, Pole Folder, Ryan Davis, Fairmont, Marc Poppcke, Oliver Lieb, Mattheis, Olivier Weiter, Microtrauma, and many, many more.
Cityscape Sessions is broadcast to listeners in over 72 countries on over 40 radio stations around the world. The show averages 5,000 plays on SoundCloud and maintains a 5-star rating on iTunes.