Expertly walking the line between a myriad of electronic music tangents, Sydney duo Kayex recently signed with Audiopaxx for management and Select Music for bookings for Australasia, compel with their approach to sonic delivery. Tom Derickx and Palassi Kailis joined forces last year and released their debut single, “My Friends“, which has clocked over 1 million streams on Spotify and 253k listens on Soundcloud, the track was also added onto Triple J spot rotation. The pair were also lucky enough to be given the opportunity to play at their first major festival in 2017 at Sydney’s Listen Out and Vansfest in Forbes.
Laying down an indie electronic-esque vision, they carry with them a solid vision, embracing a humble relationship with life, culture and experience via their music. From 4-foot school friends to studio partners, the Kayex fundamental truly embraces the epitome of art, fusing electronic music with the daily facets of humanity, while engaging a plethora of widely talented icons within the music industry.
Powerful and rich, yet humble and welcoming, Kayex’s Palassi Kailis and Tom Derickx introduce their music with a timeless, fluid and thought provoking aura where the abundance of cross-coveted genres from indie pop to funky electronic notions speak volumes. Delving into the ideas pool, the pair introduces their debut single ‘My Friends’ shaping the slice of life of an individual who has overcome adversity through family, friendship and union, leaving listeners with a funky, glowing record. Co-written by Dennis Dowlut (Deutsch Duke), Lionel Towers (Gypsy & The Cat), mixed by Peter Mayes (Pnau) and mastered by Mike Marsh (The Exchange) ‘My Friends’ radiates warmth and uniqueness.
Exchanging cultural experimentation with creativity, Kayex are true to their emotionally dense intention and in turn bear enthusiasts distinct studio output. This year, they will be working a follow up single and a potential debut tour!