++ MATHEIU (Berlin)
Fantastic Friends – Sonic Recordings
++ NICOLAS DUVOISIN (Lausanne
(Fantastic Friends – La Ruche – Highgrade – Lausanne)
Known in the Latin American electronic music scene as Matheiu, this Venezuelan artist comes from a successful career, and within a short time has become one of the most sought after DJs in Caracas, Venezuela’s capital night life.
He moved to Berlin with the aim of expanding his knowledge and to explore new horizons, which resulted in finding a different approach when it comes to producing music and djing.
Having played at most prestige clubs in Germany, Spain, Russia and Switzerland as well, at festivals such as Sonar Festival (Spain), Derdiedas (Switzerland), Zoom Festival (Minsk), Sankeys (Ibiza), La Macarena (Barcerlona), Under Club (Barcelona) Katerholzig (Berlin), Club Der Visionare (Berlin), Hoppetosse (Berlin), Golden Gate (Berlin), Arena Club (Berlin), Silent Sounds (Rostock) La Ruche (Laussane), Konstruktor (Moscow), Meduza (Moscow), Stackenschneider (Saint Petesburg), Rodnya (Moscow), Sanchez Thursday’s (Moscow) among many others, Matheiu has also performed in Medellin, Colombia.
Nowadays, what you can expect from Matheiu’s live sessions is a perfect and energetic blend of the most amazing sounds related to the pioneering minimal techno, electro, and tech house aesthetics that will for sure create a wonderful and uplifting experience on the dance floor. He is also starting to experiment in new fields like IDM, hip hop, and dub for a more downtempo mood when relaxation and music enjoyment is at its peak.
BIO NICOLAS DUVOISIN
Here comes a passionate, a real adventurer driven by the music he broadcasts since so many years. Good things come to those who wait, and it will be a new step that the artist from Geneva will take by playing for the first time in his hometown’s festival. A “Fantastic Friend” we are delighted to welcome on the day stage!
This Swiss artist can do anything, or almost anything. Label boss, he launches Fantastic Friends in 2009, ensuring at the same time the promotion of parties. He tours across the country with his “label nights” and expands internationally. Attentive artist booker, he pushes his friends generously. As a DJ, his lecture of the dancefloor is keen, and he has played in all the better Swiss underground clubs. As a producer, he currently releases tracks on a high calibre label in Berlin, Highgrade Records. Resident of La Ruche at Lausanne, he has infused a new energy into the venue during his eagerly awaited nights. As for his label, he hosts tracks and remixes by Mihai Popoviciu, Julien Chaptal, Mendo, Alejandro Vivanco or Jules & Moss. A beautiful track record!
Appreciated by all, his friendliness is his main business card and his joy of life rubs off on everyone he touches. This “Fantastic Friend” has the philosophy of clubbing in his blood and you can feel it both in his music and in his state of mind. Good vibes guarantee