FRASE is a soul slanging singer, multi instrumentalist & beat maker from Montreal that currently lives just outside of Nelson, BC. Armed with a big bag of original tunes, mashups, and remixes, he pulls from the retro and pushes into the future. Blending sounds of golden era Hip-Hop, Neo -Soul, Dub Reggae and Blues with modern dance floor flavours of Trap, Garage, and House.
With a soulful voice, heartfelt songwriting and an energetic live performances FRASE is capturing audiences all over the world. During his DIY Convoy tours in India, Australia, Jamaica, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, & North America, he has started a global grass roots following. Performing feature sets in Clubs, Festivals, Lofts, Cafes & Supporting such acts as Dub FX, Bonobo, Fat Boy Slim & Noisia, Moontricks, Shad, Chali 2na, The Funk Hunters & many more.
Festivals played in Canada: Shambhala K.A.M.P, Kaslo Jazz, Tall Tree, Atmosphere, Unity, Blessed Coast, Diversity, Messtival, Peace East, Pop Montreal, Summer Festival Quebec & Evolve.
International Festivals: • Beat:Full (Sicily, Italy), • Outlaw fest (Algerho, Italy), • RURH Reggae (Dortmund, Germany), • Temple FolkFestival (Duisburg, Germany), • Decibel Open Air (Florence, Italy) • Flowers Festival (Torino, Italy), • Surf & Skate Fest (Hamburg, Germany)