Funking, Jazzing & Club Mashing DJ, Producer and Artist Manager from Brisbane, Australia.
Dion Hunt aka Dastardly Kuts is a veteran funk, hip hop, party breaks and bass DJ who is also the driving force behind Brisbane-based artist agency Kut Above Entertainment. With a desire to provide the highest quality music, live performances and visual arts in conjunction with the funkiest vibes in the country, he has made it his mission to provide a collaborative artist and event management support network that is centred around core values of equality, diversity and social enterprise.
Dastardly Kuts has been bringing his mashup style of funky club and bass beat flavors to Australia for over seventeen years in a career that has seen him warm up the decks for some of the most respected artists spanning a plethora of genres across the dance music spectrum.
Having graced the stage at numerous festivals across the east coast of Australia including recent performances at Jungle Love, Earth Frequency, The Streets Beach Bash, Valley Fiesta & Regional Flavours whilst also holding down residencies at top Queensland night spots Solbar, Cloudland, Press Club & The Sound Garden, DKuts shows week in and week out that he’s equally at home entertaining some of the biggest club & festival dance floors as he is setting the mood in the intimate surrounds of an eclectic lounge bar.
It’s Dastardly Kuts ability to read a crowd and effortlessly glide between genres using a combination of traditional DJing, turntablism and live remixing that has earned him the reputation as one of Australia’s premier party starters, which in combination with providing a forward-thinking, passionate and dedicated commitment to artist and event management behind the scenes, guarantees that any event involving the Kut Above brand is going to deliver only the very best in funkin’ good times.
You can also grab some of Dastardly Kuts most tried and tested free bootlegs, remixes and mashups HERE.