Real name: Matan Zohar
Hometown: London, UK
Style of music: “This whole genres business is like the Berlin wall, and I’m there with a forklift and a wrecking ball” -Mat Zo. A chameleon of dance music, his sounds spans all styles and genres.
Record label: Anjunabeats
Best known for: his unrestricted, genre-wrecking sound
Most played tack on YouTube: 'Rebound' with Arty
Top track on Beatport: 'The Sky'
Tracks to check out: 'Superman', 'Mozart'
Latest Release: 'Easy' with Porter Robinson
Last Seattle appearance: December 8th, 2013 at Foundation Nightclub
Releases to look out for: his debut album is set to be released early summer 2013
First big break: In 2007, Tiesto hired him to remix 'Driving To Heaven', and the remix appeared on Tiësto’s internationally recognized “In Search Of Sunrise 7” CD compilation.
Fun Fact: Mat Zo has released drum & bass under the pseudonym MRSA on Hospital Records
Why we love him:
Mat Zo is the definition of gifted musician. He taught himself to produce dance music at 13 years old, and by 16, taught himself to DJ. He has since unleashed his kaleidoscopic creativity into some of the biggest tracks of the past few years, consistently blowing us away with his technical mastery and boundary-breaking vision. His live performances incorporate a diverse range of sound, a refreshing break from the common one-dimensional set. He is known to pack in an explosive amount of energy as he experiments with genre fusion, keeping audiences guessing by taking risks and incorporating a plethora of surprises. Just listen to his essential mix for a taste of his seamlessly versatile sound. Above all, Mat Zo possesses an undying passion for music, a passion we can all feel on the dance floor at Life In Color on May 18th!
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