Music Producer, Engineer, and Label Owner, Nick Middleton is the studio force behind Canada’s fast-rising electronic act, The Funk Hunters, as well as the Founder and Label Manager of Westwood Recordings.
Having been firmly entrenched in West Coast electronic music culture for the past decade, he first starting honing his engineering skills working on remixes for other aspiring Canadian-producers and DJs. Now nearly a decade later, Middleton is one of Canada’s most sought-after electronic producers receiving international acclaim. In just the past 3 years alone, his music has amassed more than 2.5 million plays online. He regularly receives remix work from some of the worlds most successful acts such as Dub FX, Chali 2na (Jurassic 5), and Opiuo, to lend his midas touch and creative vision to their music. As the sole studio force behind Canada’s fast-rising electronic act, The Funk Hunters, his production work under this moniker has earned him numerous Beatport Top 10 singles, “Tune Of The Month” features in the worlds largest selling dance music magazine MIXMAG, as well as five Number 1’s on the Juno Records Sales Charts in the UK.
Refusing to be pigeonholed, his productions span all tempos and genres, but tend to gravitate towards a thick and soulful bottom end with plenty of funk and groove on top. He’s toured the world, performing at music festivals around the globe as one half of The Funk Hunters, and currently maintains a studio in Vancouver, Canada, where he is producing and engineering for Canadian favourites like The Funk Hunters and Delhi 2 Dublin, as well as for a number of new Canadian acts including Brass Jaguar and Wooden Horseman.