Sampo Kaskia

Content Assistant / A&R

Sampo Kaskia v2AEI Since: March 2015

The man behind the uploads: Sampo speaks three languages… Swedish, English and YouTube. As well as being responsible for sourcing, licencing, rendering and uploading the most exciting, brand-aligned tracks for the UKF network he also handles licencing and administration for all other AEI channels and provides A&R assistance on Drum&BassArena. Sampo‚Äôs ear for future music can also be felt in our music department as he A&Rs for our branded compilations, using his passion and contacts to source exclusive tracks that have never been released before.

These skills have been developed and fine-tuned at NeurofunkGrid, a YouTube channel, record label and international events brand that he co-runs. Developing key connections with labels and brands, NeurofunkGrid has played a key role in developing the profiles of many underground drum & bass acts who have since gone on to become major players.