DOG BUS is a band of two brothers; Jules and Jakey. Formed in 2006, both of the brothers are multi-talented instrumentalists and songwriters who create all their own beats. Releasing their second full length album in November of 2013 featuring self-produced tracks and guest producers James Robertson (Down With Webster) and Tino Zolfo (Carly Rae Jepsen).
Dog Bus have gained a huge fan base across Canada after being featured on an episode of Much Music's hit show "Disband" garnering near perfect reviews from industry celebs such as Greg Nori (Hedley, Sum 41), Mark Spicoluk (YTV's The Next Star, Lights) and Chase Parsons (Chris Smith Management; Nelly Furtado) with their infectious rhymes and energetic live skills.
Dog Bus have performed live with Dragonette, Sean Kingston, Down With Webster, Stereos, Marianas Trench, Courage My Love and Shad. They have also played festivals such as North by Northeast, Canadian Music Week and Pop Montreal. The shows are always high energy dance parties featuring a massive, smoke blasting robot and a full backing band!
Dog Bus released a single "Michelle Kwan (Popsicle)" with hip-hop superstar RiFF RaFF (Mad Decent) in August 2012.
They've found huge support with MuchMusic, who hired them to lend their talent writing and performing "SNL Digital Short" type videos and songs for their popular show "MOD".
Dog Bus is not only a diverse music group, but also a brand; branching out into all areas of entertainment. Jules and Jakey have created their own line of clothing, production team, DJ team & have even had their own radio show.
"Cherry Lipstick" has been featured on hit show "Degrassi: The Next Generation" and "Zombie Gurl" has been featured in film "A Little Bit Zombie".