Artist Bio

An emerging artist with a passion for producing and playing melodic, driving, infectious techno & tech house grooves”
2019 is already shaping up to be a huge year for Matt Empyre. With a release “Mandarin Shoe” on D-Unity’s Unity Records and a gig at Montana Royal in the Austrian alps kicking off the year, Matt Empyre also has upcoming gigs and festival in Stockholm and other parts of Europe confirmed or in the planning stages.
Matt Empyre’s, monthly Empyre State of Tech radio show frequently gets top in the top 5 charts on Mixcloud
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.
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
Since moving to Sweden, Matt Empyre has played at local clubs and bars, Slakthuset, Lokal, Hobo & Yellow with plans to play many more in the future.