Christian Karlsson and Linus Eklöw, otherwise known as Swedish electronic DJ duo, Galantis, will be touring in the UK and Ireland as part of The Aviary Tour.
Grammy award winning, record producer Karlsson has collaborated in the writing and production of tracks for many artists including Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez and Madonna. He worked on Britney Spears, Toxic, for example which won an Ivor Novello award. Apart from successful co-production ventures. Karlsson is also a founding member of Swedish record label, INGRID.
The other half of the Galantis duo, Linus Eklöw is also known as Style of Eye, a successful electronic music producer. Eklöw comes from a musically talented and oriented family. He received his first drum kit at age 10, but by 15 he had transitioned to electronica. Shortly after he grew into DJing and studio production with releases and remixes on labels like Tiny Sticks and Rabid Records.
Karlsson and Eklöw met at Karlsson’s studio in 2007. By 2009, Eklöw had remixed Karlsson’s band’s song ‘Animal’ and did such a good job at it that a new partnership was born, the fruits of which finally came to light around 2012.
Several years, singles, EPs and two studio albums later, Galantis are on an international tour including four UK stops.