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A breakout year in 2017 saw Blanke play Festivals and headline shows all around OZ/NZ including a 16 date tour in support of the ‘Curiosity’ EP, sharing lineups along the way with the likes of Kill The Noise, Just Blaze, Snails, Enschway, RL Grime, Alison Wonderland, Dillon Francis, What So Not, Yellow Claw, Carnage, Kayzo, Zomboy, What So Not, QUIX, Jauz, Slushii and JOYRYDE, with appearances at Groovin’ The Moo and Spilt Milk Festivals to cap it off.
Blanke’s Remixes of Peking Duk’s ‘Stranger’ and Tommy Trash’s ‘Sinners’ have clocked over 550k spins on Spotify between them and landed in every major Electronic playlist including Mint (6.5 Mil followers) and Fresh Electronic (1.6 mil followers). The ‘Curiosity’ EP saw plays on Insomniac’s Night Owl Radio, Zeds Deads’ Deadbeats Radio, Apple Music’s Beats 1 and support from the likes of Run The Trap, Bassrush and YourEDM.com. Spring single ‘Blue’ with Samsaruh received spot plays on Triple J, and was added to rotation on Triple J Unearthed, featured in Spotify’s New Music Friday, New Dance Beats The OZ Viral 50 charts and has over 100k plays to date.
Flips of Virtual Self’s EON BREAK and Boys Noize’s Overthrow landed in December, amassing 100k plays between them and scoring airplay on Diplo and Friends and Deadbeats Radio. 2018 has kicked off strong, with a remix of Sydney artist Kilter’s ‘No Games’ Feat Gill Bates on etcetc, and ‘Chaos’ with ZEKE BEATS on Buygore both out in the first 2 months of the year.