“An emerging artist with a passion for for producing and playing melodic, driving, infectious techno & tech house grooves”
Based in Stockholm, Sweden but born in New Zealand, Matt has spent a decade involved in the small yet, passionate house and techno scenes throughout his home country.
DJing and Promoting has been his main contributions to the scene, hosting Carl Cox for his first Wellington gig in 2014.
It was a chance meeting and conversation with Carl Cox a year prior that kickstarted Matt Empyre’s production career.The Iconic Carl Cox Revolution – Space Ibiza parties are a big influence on the style and sound that Matt plays and produces, giving it his own unique twist.
After spending years honing his production skills Matt Empyre has finally released his first EP on Horatio’s Shodan Records label. The “In The Vines” release show his love for driving and rolling grooves, layered with melodic synths and pads.
Before moving to Sweden, you could catch Matt Empyre playing in regularly in Auckland, playing and hosting parties such as Pitch n’ Faders, Pitch n’ Faders pres High Calibre, ish and many more. Matt’s also been fortunate to play at some of New Zealand’s biggest festivals, Rhythm and Vines (2 Years in a row) & Taniwha’s Den