Gunda G’s roots run deep, at the dawn of the 80s he was collecting records and by the last year of the decade he had begun his immersion in the club scene. He quickly graduated to the role of DJ and was instantly captivated by the emerging jungle sound, and along the way also added promoter to his resume. A lifelong love of bassline/breakbeat music had begun. In addition to promoting small clubs and parties, pre-millennium he was dropping jungle/dnb as Dwell.2000 revealed his next move to him – he wanted to play his own sounds. He began learning the ropes of production,meanwhile behind the decks his style morphed into a much more expansive exploration of the sounds he loved…reggae, dancehall, breakbeat, dubstep, hip hop, dnb, electro, jazz, fused by deep bass and dope beats. 2007 he was introduced to the dubstep sounds, and began building an ever increasing arsenal of dubstep and breakbeat tunes as Gunda G.
DJ Career highlights: Supported Starkey (US), Kito (AUS/UK), Kryptic Minds, Icicle(UK) , Ulterior Motive(UK), Spectrasoul (UK), Klute (UK), OneMan (UK), Noah D (US), Trolley Snatcha (UK), Dr P (UK), Richie Spice (JAM), Paul Fraser (SYD), Will Styles(SYD), MCDJ Ribbz (UK), Ellis Dee (UK), MC Fearless(UK), Tomba (ISR), SPL and ANT TC1 (UK).
Originally a DnB DJ and one of Adelaide’s first Dubstep DJs, Jayar love of bass music soon extended to hosting dubstep/bass internationals in Adelaide 2007 including Benga, Caspa, N-Type, Doctor P, Girl Unit, Seven, Reso, DZ, SPL, Tes La Rok, Noah D, Trolley Snatcha, Kito, Oneman, Truth, Chasing Shadows, Crissy Criss, Plastician and Mark Pritchard. Jayar has played at hundreds of club shows, raves and festivals including Heavy Innit in Melbourne and Void in Sydney and has also played support for Pendulum, DJ Marky, Borgore, Loefah, LTJ Bukem, Fabio, Excision, Kryptic Minds, The Others, Downlink, Mark Instinct, Kenny Ken, Distance, Tomba, Addison Groove, Phetsta, Klute, DJ SS, A-Sides, Bassnectar, Flux Pavilion, Amon Tobin, Klute, Kid Koala, Kid Kenobi, Cut La Roc, Scratch Perverts, Krafty Kuts, A Sides, Salmonella Dub, Luke Vibert, Zero DB and more.
DJ Career highlights: Playing at two of Australia’s most prestigious dubstep nights in Melbourne and Sydney and having mixes aired on Triple J’s The Club multiple times.