Oskar Mike grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada before moving to Halifax, Nova Scotia in 2007. Listening to producers such as 7L, Pete Rock and Stoupe growing up, he found heavy influence in underground instrumental production. Beginning his endeavor into music and audio production in 2005, Oskar Mike is on a mission to create instrumentals with grit and intensity. Known for using samples from many different sources and making them work together, he creates hard hitting tracks with a unique sound that is guaranteed to inspire. Oskar Mike is known for his dark and heavy underground beats and has a signature underground sound.
Oskar Mike released two beat tapes in early 2011 titled "87rpm" and "DEFCON" which have since had success as backing tracks for many independent rapper's projects and can be heard in many online sports videos including Hoop Mixtape, Ballislife, The People's Cut Snowboarding among others. The combined play count of Oskar Mike's instrumentals in these videos alone exceed the 50+ million mark and rising.
Oskar Mike is part of the award winning multi-platinum production team Anno Domini Nation.