Who Is Kaiolyn?
Kaiolyn aka. Kyle Tesalona, a South Florida native hailing from Port St. Lucie, Florida, is a fresh new contender to the budding world of electronic music. During his college years at Florida State University, he began to experiment with piano, jazz harmonies, as well as with electronic music production, engineering and sound manipulation. In 2012, Kyle started to solidify his sound by producing music with Ethnikids, where he has since worked with Dim Mak artist Will Brennan, up and coming singer songwriter R.LUM.R., and with Jamaican Producer Kickraux. His influences include Porter Robinson, Flume, Lido, Cashmere Cat, and Bonobo. He currently represents the Berklee College of Music through the student run label, Distrupcíon Records.
Kaiolyn is a producer and violinist of Ethnikids. Ethnikids is a team of musicians, producers, and visual artists. Production styles include a vast array of genres ranging from rap, r&b, electronic music, and rock. Ethnikids' unique production style blends contemporary production techniques with live musicianship creating their unique tonal palette.The Ethnikids team had their first major success when they teamed up with KickRaux, a MAD DECENT signee, and founder of the FutureDanceHall label to release their remix of SAD MACHINE by Porter Robinson. The remix peaked at number eight on SoundCloud's electro charts as well as number two on HypeM's list of popular songs on Twitter. Since then they have had releases with Dim Mak Records via production credits for Will Brennan, as well as for Atlantic Records with a remix of Meg Myers’ hit single "SORRY".