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Sound can be best described as an amalgam of cascading melodies and eclectic beat novelties in a wide spectrum of frequencies.
Rooting 14 years of musical expression, Matsya is now based on the left coast of canada where he source inspiration from movement, nature and holistic life experiences. With early influences such as King Crimson-Gong-Hendrix-Radiohead and Beck, Matsya now evolves with diverse cutting edge musics from all around the globe. He remains curious for Deep, Hypnotic, Intricate, Evocative and always fresh new soundz. Bridging genres and melding moods, he harmoniously costumes the sound with Post-Dubstep, 2-Step, Future Dub House, Trip-Hop, Idm and Ambient stories. Being a dancer with a refined musical taste, Matsya naturally invites the dancefloor to expand it's body vocabulary. Leftfield in nature and harmonically mixing Matsya's Dj set are potent auditory candy for the full body.
Matsya also Dj for special events such as Yoga classes and Contact Improvisation events and jams. He then favor ambient, experimental and sacred sounds.
For the past 9 years, he's been involved with several B.C. summer festivals such as Entheos, Diversity, Shambhala, BassCoast Project, Towards Eden; at different levels , from performer to workshop facilitator, Deco, Event Planning, Harm Reduction, Security etc...
Manuel's other Passion is Contact Improvisation Dance which he's been practicing, teaching and performing, for several years now and keeps diving deeper into this most spontaneous movement art. Manuel is also a certified yoga instructor.
Nomadic for the past 2 years he's been Djing, facilitating Yoga, Contact Improvisation, Embodiments and Permaculture in Cambodia and India.