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Kiefer Ian is a Music Producer/DJ from Indianapolis, IN

Kiefer Ian is an influential taste maker in the Midwest electronic music scene. With him going by Shxps as his former stage name, Kiefer Ian has progressed his sound into new territories. With starting his new venture under his new name, he released his first EP through Down Time Records(Los Angeles, CA) in May of 2018. This EP was a ground breaking mix of House music and hip-hop which defines the sound and energy that Kiefer Ian brings to his cohesive projects. As an avid music producer of both hip-hop and dance music elements, His DJ style is as varied as his taste in music. Rather not limiting himself to a certain sound, He will play just about anything. So whether it’s Tech-house, Nu-Disco, Bass House, Trap or any other genre from across the globe: if it gets you grooving, he will play it.


Supported By

Armin Van Buuren
Bleep Bloop
Mathaius Young
Ruben De Ronde
Drayco Mccoy
Sweater Disco
Muncie EDMC
Ionic Collective
Prime Social Group
Indy Mojo
Down Time Records
Chreece Presents
Solace Presents
Grimm Events
KID Presents
Transient Presents
Jordn Moody
Purdue Electronic Dance Music Club
Evvolve Presents
Down Time Records

Ever since 2015, Kiefer Ian has done many shows in the midwest at venues such as The Emerson Theater(Indianapolis, IN), The Spot Tavern(Lafayette, IN), General Public Collective(Indianapolis, IN), The Hoosier Dome(Indianapolis, IN), The Mad Frog(Cincinnati), The Blockhouse(Bloomington, IN), Blu Indy(Indianapolis, IN), The MouseTrap(Indianapolis, IN), 247 Skybar(Indianapolis, IN), The Velvet Onion(Bloomington, IN), Pioneer(Indianapolis, IN), The Glory Hub(Fort Wayne, IN), Pure Eatery(Indianapolis, IN), Evil Olive(Chicago, IL), Lamasco’s Bar & Grill(Evansville, IN), The Pavilion at Pan Am(Indianapolis, IN), Muncie Gras(Muncie, IN), The Bluebird(Indianapolis, IN), Purdue University(Lafayette, IN), Be Here Now(Muncie, IN), Lamasco’s(Evansville, IN), The Patron Saint(Indianapolis, IN),