Born in Detroit on May 31st , and barely legal Producer – DJ – Composer, Skyler Salim Kallabat aka SKYrise was destined to reinvent electronic music on his own terms. He began playing the piano at the age of 3, and built up his knowledge of the classical & blues repertoire throughout his childhood. Later, he added tenor saxophone & guitar while continuing to play piano competitively. As a preteen he began producing numerous songs combining genres from R&B, Pop, Hip-hop & Motown. In 2009, his interest in producing electronic music was piqued after he tapped into the likes of Skrillex and Deadmau5. This, coupled with attending hundreds of EDM, Rock, POP, House, Hip-Hop, Funk, & R&B shows across the country & overseas, is what truly sparked the inspiration within SKYrise.

Growing up with homes in Detroit, Miami & NYC, his father exposed him to a diverse array of creative & artistic shows, ranging from Opera, Broadway, & the symphony to museums, art exhibitions, and design inspirations. Skyler’s gift for music and his background in composition, instrumentation and production, made his immersion into the realm of electronic dance music harmonious & seamless.  Between a vast range of musical interests, genre’s, personal selections, as well as his own original musical compositions & remixes, collectively make him a unique & rare artist in the world of DJ performances.  He continues to impress the many diverse music enthusiasts alike.  At his young age, it is astounding how he executes a body of music that is well-geared to each individual audience he plays for. 

 


 

More recently, Skyler has spent his time collaborating with numerous other artists both inside and outside the EDM genre. Immersing himself fully into his passion has lead him to bring his production to the next level and begin to perform and also incorporate his original tracks into the mix. From spinning for small groups of friends, to venues with thousands of people, SKYrise never fails to infuse classic hits from years ago, with the heavy hitters of today’s electronic music scene.

“I love creating, mixing and Producing a sound that allows others to feel & realize that my compositions mirror melodies that are constantly in my head. I long to give that inspiration to others, especially as it grows & evolves. But then of course, in every piece, I must allow the listener to enter a certain epic emotional realm, while at the same time infusing pieces of the classics that we all know and love..”

Skyler’s supreme development is undoubtedly linked to his unique and highly recognizable style of composition which stands out in any arena. His meticulously detailed and carefully produced tracks are beyond distinct, drawing from his complex and diverse musical background. Already impressing those within the EDM realm, Sky’s originality continues to fuel his momentum, launching his creativity more forward with every beat he makes.        

Channeling Deadmau5 and Skrillex Skyler Salim Kallabat aka DJ SKYrise, has a reputation for electric live performances. Invigorating the music scene on his own terms with harmonious transitions from hip-hop, classical, guitar to r&b, SKYrise captivates the realm of EDM.“I love creating, mixing and producing a sound that allows others to feel and realize that my compositions mirror melodies that are constantly in my head. I long to give that inspiration to others, especially as it evolves,” says SKYrise. “In every piece, I allow the listener to enter a certain epic emotional realm, while at the same time infusing pieces of the classics that we all know and love. My music gives some of the newer age styles a unique flare that goes back to the basics when it comes to structure and sound.”Building his knowledge of the classical and blues repertoire, SKYrise began playing the piano competitively at the age of 3. Later, he added tenor saxophone and guitar while.  Growing up in homes between Detroit, Miami and New York, SKYrise was exposed to a diverse array of creative and artistic shows, ranging from Broadway, Opera to hundreds of EDM, rock, hip-hop shows across the country and overseas. By 2009, he began producing numerous songs combining genres from r&b, pop, hip-hop and motown.


SKYrise’s gift for music and his background in instrumentation and production, collectively make him a unique and rare artist in the world of DJ performances. At  a young age, it is astounding how SKYrise executes a vast range of musical compositions and remixes that are well-geared to each individual audience.