Anthony Kasper, more commonly known by just his surname, is a Minneapolis based producer and DJ specializing in Drum + Bass music. At only 25 years old, he may be one of the younger faces in the scene, but he’s not short on experience. 2016 marked his first European tour covering stops in 5 different countries including the Czech Republic for the world renowned Let It Roll festival and London for Bailey’s exclusive Soul In Motion night.
In 2015, Kasper signed with Fokuz Recordings as his preferred outlet for releasing his music. His back catalog boasts over 50 tracks on over 28 EPs and 8 vinyl releases. His collaboration with Satl entitled Mr. Funky hit the number 2 spot on the Beatport Drum + Bass charts for over 3 weeks. Just a few short weeks later; he followed it up with another Beatport top ten charting track “Suggestions.”
Kasper’s production style combines his hiphop and jazz based background with clean, high-energy basslines that stimulate the dance floor and satisfy the casual listener. His music is regularly supported by mainstays in the music community like DJ Marky, Giles Peterson, Bryan G, Etherwood, and Random Movement. You can find him hosting the Fokuz Recordings podcast every month with special guest mixes showcasing the best in soulful drum + bass.