Workshop Description - Beat Camp Main Stage
Sat Oct 18 - 3:00pm
Mat will be going over how he incorporates Ableton & midi controllers in his DJ routines & how he makes his custom DJ edits which help make is festival & club unforgettable.
BC resident Mat the Alien has been mixing, scratching and throwing down beats since the early age of 14. He has performed across the globe in 15 different countries and has become a household name at music festivals and local music scenes. His music explores many genres, tempos and styles while showcasing his unique combination of heavy bass lines, scratching and turntablism.
Described by Knowledge Magazine as 'awe-inspiring.' Mat has performed at sports events such as the US Supercross, Olympic Games (Torino & Whistler), X Games and many of Canada's largest festivals of up to 15,000. He has produced original music and remixes for movies such as The Fast and Furious as well as T.V shows, DVDs and Webisodes.
Recently, Mat joined his friends Zeds Dead on a bus tour across Canada and the US. The tour includes shoes with Araab Muzik and was received with an amazing response.
Learn more about Mat the Alien!