Hyper (UK breakbeat artist DJ Hyper, Guy Hatfield alone)
Distinct artist from the collaboration Hyper, although Guy Hatfield was, confusingly, part of the similarly named collaboration.
Real name: Guy Hatfield
Legal name: Guy Hatfield
DJ Hyper is a British DJ, producer and remixer known for big production, a liberal use of live bass, guitars and uncompromising vocals. He has done remixes for artists such as BT and Paul Van Dyk and his music has been featured on Hollywood trailers, TV and video games.
Hyper has releases on labels such as Distinct'ive Breaks Records, Bedrock Records, and Positiva Recordings. He has also performed as a band under the Hyper Moniker, featuring Prodigy members Leeroy Thornhill and Jim Davies. Their first studio album We Control advanced Hyper to the stages of festivals, including Glastonbury, The Glade, the Sziget Festival in Hungary and Coliseo Ciudad de Atarfe in Spain. Their second album Suicide Tuesday was released in September 2008.
Hyper is currently under his own Kilowatt label.