Cumberland RI, USA (July 11, 2017) Denon DJ ( and Akai Professional (Akai Professional) announced today that they are teaming up with high-flying performers Fresh Kils & Vekked to host workshops featuring the latest DJ and music production gear on their Faders & Fingers tour in Canada, July 18th-August 23rd, 2017. From the incredible pad work and mashups of Fresh Kils, to the groundbreaking fader flexing of the 2015 DMC World Champion Vekked, this is an event that producers and DJs across Canada will not want to miss.

Fresh Kils and Vekked are two of the most innovative and dynamic performers in the world at their respective crafts, honing their elite level pyrotechnics on stages from Toronto to Tokyo. Vekked (2015 World DMC Champion (DJ)) & Fresh Kils (2012 Sound Battle Royale Champion (Producer)) will be bringing their otherworldly skills on the road this summer during the Fingers & Faders tour across the Great White North. They will be delivering a mind-blowing live show as well as in-depth workshops showcasing the power and performance features of the Akai Pro MPC Live, Denon DJ VL12 Prime, among other gear at select retail locations.

Join them at one of the in-stores clinics listed below to experience their stellar musicality in an intimate environment and learn how to take your technical chops to the next level.

Clinic Dates and Locations
Tuesday July 18 – Montreal, QC – Moog Audio
Wednesday July 19 – Ottawa, ON – Long and McQuade Hunt Club
Saturday July 22 – Winnipeg, MB – Long and McQuade Pembina Hwy
Monday July 24 – Regina, SK - Long and McQuade
Monday July 31 – Vancouver, BC – Long and McQuade
Tuesday August 15 – Calgary, AB – 58th Ave. Long and McQuade
Wednesday August 16 – Saskatoon, SK – 43rd St E Long and McQuade
Monday August 21 – Toronto, ON, Moog Audio
Tuesday August 22 – London, ON, North Long and McQuade
Wednesday August 23 – Waterloo, ON - Long and McQuade


About Akai Professional
The world’s most influential manufacturer of music production gear, Akai Professional develops creative technologies to empower music makers with tools that are unmatched in expressive capability. Akai Professional is best known for creating the legendary MPC, an instrument that has inspired generations of producers and performers and spawned entirely new genres of music. Akai Professional is a part of the inMusic family of premiere music brands.

About Denon DJ
Denon DJ ( is a leading manufacturer of equipment for professional and mobile DJs. Since the introduction of their first dual-rackmount CD player in 1992, Denon DJ has provided premium, innovative solutions for world-class performances night after night. Denon DJ is a member of the premier family of brands known as inMusic.

About Fresh Kils
The Toronto based Sound Battle Royale Champion with multiple JUNO nominations and high-profile collaborations and performances, still hasn't reached his ceiling. With momentum and accolades growing each year, Fresh Kils is poised for a sound system takeover unlike any we've seen in a long time. You've been warned....
For more information on Fresh Kils please visit

About Vekked
Vekked is an internationally acclaimed 5-time World Champion DJ and producer who fuses new school technology with true school DJ skills. Vekked is currently performing on main-stages globally while pursuing a career in music production. For more information on Vekked, please visit