from Lisbon, label Siamese/ ADIDBack
Matthew Dekay is a luminary in the realm of electronic music, an artist whose sonic creations transcend traditional boundaries and transport listeners to ethereal realms. Born in The Netherlands, Matthew embarked on his musical journey with an insatiable curiosity for sound, melody, and the boundless possibilities of electronic composition.
Dekay’s early exposure to the vibrant dance music scene in Amsterdam became a catalyst for his artistic evolution. His innate ability to blend genres seamlessly, from deep house to techno and beyond, set him apart in a landscape dominated by categorical norms. With an eclectic palette and an unwavering commitment to musical exploration, Matthew Dekay emerged as a visionary force in the global electronic music community.
The turning point in Matthew’s career came when he co-founded All Day I Dream, a label and event series that would go on to redefine the melodic and emotive aspects of electronic dance music. All Day I Dream became synonymous with enchanting, open-air gatherings that transcended the typical club experience. Under Dekay’s curation, the events became a haven for those seeking a deeper, more introspective connection to music, fostering a sense of unity and serenity.
Matthew’s discography reflects a commitment to quality over quantity, with each release embodying a meticulous attention to detail and a commitment to authenticity. His tracks, such as « Fur Die Liebe » and « Lost in a Moment » (alongside Lee Burridge), have become timeless anthems that resonate with audiences worldwide.
Beyond his prowess as a producer, Matthew Dekay’s performances are an immersive experience, a journey through soundscapes that weave intricate narratives. His DJ sets are a testament to his ability to read the energy of a crowd, creating an atmosphere that is both uplifting and introspective.
In addition to his groundbreaking contributions to electronic music, Matthew Dekay embodies a Rick Rubin-inspired approach to spirituality, extending his commitment beyond personal artistic endeavors to the profound act of guiding emerging talent. Serving as both mentor and coach, Dekay assumes a pivotal role in shaping the trajectories of rising artists within the electronic music community. His guidance transcends the studio, venturing into the realms of artistic development and career navigation. Matthew’s altruistic willingness to share his knowledge and insights not only enriches the artistic landscape but also fosters a supportive and collaborative environment within the industry. Through mentorship, he not only inspires and uplifts a new generation of artists but also leaves an enduring imprint on the ever-evolving narrative of electronic music.
In an industry often defined by trends, Matthew Dekay stands as a beacon of individuality and artistic integrity, shaping the next wave of creators and reshaping the contemporary dance music landscape. As he continues to evolve and explore the depths of his creative reservoir, listeners are invited to join him on a perpetual odyssey of musical and spiritual discovery.
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In the Lab / NYC
In the Lab / NYC