Matrefakt embarked on their journey as a dynamic DJ and production duo as they set out to craft sonic experiences that resonate with the soul. It wasn’t long before their debut EP, ‘Radiation Generation,’ was unleashed on their own Attitudes To Life label, garnering widespread acclaim and support from luminaries such as Mella Dee, DJ Boring, Patrick Topping, Sally C, and Cromby. This early success laid the foundation for a remarkable ascent…
Building upon the momentum of their inaugural release, Matrefakt swiftly followed up with captivating EPs on revered platforms like Shall Not Fade and Skream’s Unsound Mind. 2022 witnessed an influx of standout releases on esteemed imprints such as Mella Dee’s Warehouse Music, Richy Ahmed’s 432, Anja Schneider’s Sous Music, and Circus Recordings. These releases served as a sonic tapestry, showcasing the duo’s expansive musical taste and undeniable talent.
Matrefakt’s magnetic stage presence and undeniable talent as curators of euphoria quickly caught the attention of the global dance community. The pinnacle of their journey was undoubtedly their monumental support slot for Peggy Gou and Bicep at Creamfields – an electrifying experience that materialized as a dream fulfilled. Hailing from the very region where Creamfields is held, a special place in their hearts as both festival-goers and performers, this moment was nothing short of a testament to their dedication and unwavering love for dance music.
Beyond the festival circuit, Matrefakt’s captivating sets became synonymous with unforgettable nights, supporting a number of after-parties hosted by Circus in Liverpool throughout 2022. Their journey in 2023 continued with commanding performances at renowned venues such as Berlin’s Watergate, the illustrious Hammer Halle at Sisyphos, as well as supporting the likes of Patrick Topping at Hideout Festival and closing out the Pagoda stage at Secret Garden Party Festival.
The affiliations of Matrefakt with esteemed record labels emphasize their resonance within the electronic music community. Their upcoming release on Peggy Gou’s very own Gudu Records is poised to be a defining moment in their career, showcasing their evolving sound and artistic vision.
As Matrefakt gears up for their forthcoming releases and continues to captivate audiences with their live performances, the future holds endless possibilities for this visionary duo.
01. Spray – Posture Correction
02. Cromby – Racer
03. A. Paul – Tones (Ganez & Marco Woods Remix)
04. Jel Ford – Overcast
05. Chris Cowie – Absconder
06. Matrefakt – Spiders Web
07. Cassine – KiNKed
08. Jaymie Silk – Ghetto Tribal Break
09. Killian’s – Overwhelming (Valentino Kanzyani Remix)
10. Manami – Rain Dance
11. R.M.K – Breathe
12. Matrefakt – Dimension
13. Kadoc – You Ready?
14. Moby – Go