Matt Black is a UK-based DJ and music producer renowned for his engaging funky releases and driving basslines. His commitment to the underground house and techno scene has driven him forward at a rate of knots. He came to prominence with his first official release ‘Let Them Groove’ which generated over 1 million streams worldwide and brough him to the attention of several notable record labels and events.
Matt Black was brought up in a musical household absorbing a wide array of influences including hip hop and rave. From and early age he was influenced from UK breakbeat rave tape packs and house music. As early as 11 years old he first learned to DJ on a pair of Technics 1210’s. and he first performed as a DJ at the tender age of 14. A child of the rave generation he absorbed everything culturally from the underground scene and put it to good use. He first ventured into music production by making popular white label mashups and remixes.
In 2018 Matt black released his first official release and captured the ears of several main players in the scene. His releases are bright energetic and positive vibes right through to more underground dark and moody elements. His productions have showcased his ability to produce classic house music and techno that have earned him a solid reputation amongst the pioneers of the genres.
Matt Black’s production have been signed and released by Trax Records, Simma Red, Wyld Card and other notable labels. Hid productions, like his DJ sets, have the ability to captivate the attention of everyone listening. When Matt Black is on the decks you better get ready for a sweat inducing session of serious grooves.
2022 sees him back in the studio and appearing at a night near you soon!.