Mr.Dero (Graz) & Klumzy Tung (London) are a DJ/MC SoundSystem and songwriting production team, spearheading independent label Tiefparterre Records.
BBC Radio 1 airplayed, FM4 Soundpark ‚Band of the Month‘, soundtrack to worldwide hit TV series ‚Skins‘ and backed up by a cult following of global fans, the positive pushing duo are about to shake up the scene with their biggest project to date!
With their forward thinking approach, quality production and outstanding lyricism, these restless talents have con-
stantly embraced the ever changing music industry, earning healthy radio rotation across Europe and gathering an impressive 2,5 million views online with their one-of-a-kind music videos.
They‘ve collaborated with some of the best artists of modern music, including the likes of Beardyman, JFB, DJ Vadim, Afrika Baby Bam of The Jungle Brothers, Jstar or Mad Professor and stage-shared with acts like Cro, Denyo, Reeps One, Joe Driscol, Dizraeli and many more.
Now with their new, ambitious album project, 2014 is gonna be their year!
“Watching Mr.Dero & Klumzy Tung is like having a music TV on “Random shuffle mode”, switching styles and occasionally hitting the kids channel, until you are dancing like a lunatic with a big smile on your face! BIG UPS!”
Jstar - Major Lazer / Diplo Tour Manager, Producer, DJ
With their live show, either as a DJ/MC duo or backed up with their full 7 piece LIVE BAND, they simply blow away festival and club crowds, wherever they go, without fail.
Diverse styles, freestyle and turntable trickery, clever lyrics, classy musicianship and bags full of energy all make up the show‘s big entertainment factor and gigantic feel good vibe.
If you‘ve been to a show you‘ll know that Klumzy Tung can often be found up front, incorporating the crowd into jaw dropping freestyles, while Mr.Dero could well be sampling audience voices to scratch back as a chorus, combining to create a brand new song. Be prepared. . . Anything will happen!
Happy Accidents is the debut solo album from Klumzy Tung, produced by Mr.Dero, fully out 2014 on independent label Tiefparterre Records.
Its a masterclass in embracing the current model of the music industry:
Every single content-rich song of the authentic album is backed up by a music video for each song, international remixes and fan-designed cover art. It gained multiple video award nominations, mainstream radio rotation, and continues to collect fans worldwide before it's even officially released!
A drip release concept inspired by the immortal words of the late great Bob Ross "We don't make mistakes...We make Happy Accidents"
Remixes: Dj Vadim, Jstar, JFB, Amtrak
For weeks it was number 1 in the sales charts on juno- download, the biggest online music store for djs. The single ‚Headscrews‘ made it on the worldfamous TV format SKINS on e4 and was currently in UK ́s, Ireland ́s and Spain ́s iTunes top 40 Hip Hop & Rap music charts. Available on 12“ vinyl, CD and digi. Watch the video below.
TEN FEET TALL - MR.DERO & JSTAR FEAT. FARINA MISS
Remixes: Mad Professor, Joe Ariwa, I am ape
Mr.Dero & Jstar, London ́s mash up king, reunited again
with Farina Miss for their huge EP ‚Ten Feet Tall‘, bringing
along dub legend MAD PROFESSOR (Beastie Boys, Depeche Mode, Jamiroquai, Massive Attack...), JOE ARIWA
and I AM APE on remixes, to cook up a fusion of soul, hip
hop, reggae and dub, available on 12“ vinyl and digi. Watch the video below.