The Cataracs is an American hip hop indie-pop production project (formerly duo) formed in Berkeley, California consisting of songwriter, vocalist, and producer Niles "Cyranizzy" Hollowell-Dhar (born 1989) and formerly songwriter and vocalist David "Campa" Benjamin Singer-Vine (born 1988). The duo started out as an independent group, during their years at Berkeley High School. The two were first signed to the label Indie-Pop. As of 2014, Niles makes electro house music under alias of KSHMR. He made top charts on Beatport as KSHMR, collaborating with Firebeatz, R3hab, and DallasK.