• Wristpect

    2018 Presskit

  • Biography

    Biography Biography

    Toronto based Wristpect, has quickly established himself as one of North America’s most sought after & in-demand DJs. A genuine love & appreciation for several genres of music has allowed him to remain extremely versatile in his endeavors, consistently captivating worldwide audiences along the way.

    Focused on bringing quality music to the masses, Wristpect has played a-list events at world-renown venues, released award-winning mixtape collaborations, and has worked alongside some of today’s biggest & most influential music, lifestyle, fashion, and entertainment brands.

    He has worked with and DJ’d events for the likes of Eminem, DJ AM, Drake, Lady Gaga, Usher, Mary J Blige, Busta Rhymes, Rihanna, Jazzy Jeff, Nas, Young Money, The Clipse, Justin Bieber, John Legend, Samuel L Jackson, Lebron James, Kim Kardashian, Adidas, Blackberry, Google, Sony-Ericsson, Hennessey, MTV, Playboy and many more.

    Technical skill, paired with the unique ability to understand and cater to a broad crowd/demographic, has allowed Wristpect to maintain residencies at some of Canada’s best venues, on top of touring and playing dates throughout Toronto, New York, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Belgium, France, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Montreal, Vancouver, Chicago, Washington, Costa Rica, and many more.

    Never one to put himself in a box, Wristpect’s sets are always custom-tailored to the audience at hand and often encompass everything from hip hop, r&b, house, rock and reggae to electro, bmore, old school, funk, dance, 80s, etc.

    Beyond his live performances, mixtapes and podcast listernship, Wristpect built a loyal following via commercial radio on Toronto's FLOW 93.5 FM (Mixology Show Saturday Nights 9-10pm). He has also lectured & performed at university/college ‘music & pop culture’ courses, and was a featured instructor at Canada’s only DJ School, ‘Scratchlab DJ Institute’.

    Wristpect was recently awarded 'Fan Choice DJ of the Year' as well as ‘Toronto DJ of the Year’ at the 2011 Pioneer Stylus DJ Awards. Over the past two years, he has also won 'Canadian Club DJ of the Year', 'Toronto DJ of the Year', and 'Mixtape of the Year'.

    Continuing to build his brand, this young DJ/Entrepreneur remains driven by the desire to share his passion for music - regardless of genre - with individuals and audiences worldwide.

  • Events

    • Blackberry Torch Canadian VIP Launch Tour
      [Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal]

    • Universal Music x MMVA After Party
      [Toronto, Canada]

    • Electro Shock Festival
      [San Jose, Costa Rica - Club Vertigo]

    • Conjure Canadian Launch Party w/ Ludacris
      [Toronto, Canada]

    • Drake’s Private Birthday Party
      [Toronto, Canada]

    • Heineken Experience w/ DJ AM
      [Toronto + Niagara Falls, Canada]

    • Westcoast Tour [Hollywood + Playboy Mansion]
      [Los Angeles, California]

    • One x One Foundation Event w/ Justin Bieber, Matt Damon, Mary J Blige, etc.
      [Toronto, Canada]

  • Clients

    • Celebrity

      • Samuel L Jackson
      • Lauren Conrad
      • Matt Damon
      • Justin Bieber
      • Kim Kardashian
      • Lebron James
      • Chris Bosh
      • DJ AM
      • Carmelo Anthony
      • Russell Peters
      • Pharrell Williams
      • Chuck Liddell
      • Dennis Rodman
    • Fashion

      • Adidas
      • J. Lindenberg
      • Ransom
      • Orisue
      • Aritzia
      • Stussy
      • Goodfoot
      • Ideall
      • Lacoste
      • New Era
    • Lifestyle

      • Hennessy
      • Red Bull
      • Conjure
      • Belvedere
      • Heineken
      • PespsiCo
      • Smirnoff
      • Corona
      • Drambuie
      • Toronto Fashion Week
      • Appleton
      • Coors Light
      • Stella Artois
      • Pontiac
      • Audi
      • Toronto Raptors
      • Denver Nuggets
      • Toronto FC
    • Media

      • Google
      • Blackberry
      • Sony-Ericcsson
      • TIFF
      • XBox 360
      • MTV
      • Much Music
      • Playboy
      • Rogers Wireless
      • LG
      • The Remix Project
      • TD Canada Trust
      • Playstation
      • Maxim Golf
      • Manifesto Festival
      • Inqmnd
      • FLOW 93.5 FM
      • Z103.5 FM
      • KISS 92.5 FM
      • MIX 96 FM
    • Music

      • Drake
      • Usher
      • Lady Gaga
      • Mary J. Blige
      • Ludacris
      • Eminem
      • Nas
      • Busta Rhymes
      • Young Money
      • John Legend
      • Universal Music
      • The Clipse
      • Wu-Tang Clan
      • Little Brother
      • Just Blaze
      • AZ
      • Kid Cudi
      • Kardinal Offishall
      • Methodman
      • Redman
      • Blackeyed Peas
      • Sean Paul
      • EPMD
      • Rihanna
      • Ne-Yo
      • Sony-BMG
      • LMFAO
  • Press

    • Wristpect in Drake’s “Thank Me Later” Album Thank You’s

    • Latest Sponsorship: Wristpect x Ortofon

    • Wristpect at the 2010 Stylus DJ Awards

    • Nahright Features Wristpect’s Bridging the Gap Volume 4: Hosted by The Clipse

    • Eye Weekly Concert Review: Little Brother with Wristpect Opening

    • Eye Weekly Stylus Awards Nominee Announcements

    • Wristpect Feature in Canada’s Urbanology Magazine

    • Wristpect Featured in Athlete’s World Artist Profile Series

    • HiphopDX Features Wristpect’s Bridging the Gap Volume 2: Hosted by Naledge

    • 2DopeBoyz Features Wristpect x AZ - Quiet Money Mixtape

  • Contact

    Contact Contact
    For all booking inquiries contact:

    Isaiah Wiltshire [Manager]
    bookings@wristpect.com
    For all general inquiries contact:
    wristpect@wristpect.com
  • Sponsors

    Sponsors Ortofon Rane Legends League Orisue RANSM