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Hailing from Oslo, Norway, Funkin Matt stands as a visionary producer and DJ, crafting sonic landscapes that transcend traditional genre boundaries. His musical journey is a testament to his innovative spirit, and he continues to push the envelope with his unique sound.

As the A&R for Fjordin Records, a label co-founded with Gregor Salto, Funkin Matt champions creativity and sonic exploration. His philosophy revolves around blurring the lines between genres, leading to a body of work that's as diverse as it is captivating.

Funkin Matt's musical odyssey began at a young age, when he and his best friend embarked on their first steps into music production using a simple music editor. This early passion flourished, and he soon embraced Propellerheads Reason 1.0. At 16, his talent earned him his first record deal with a UK label, marking the beginning of a journey filled with releases on independent labels.

A pivotal moment arrived in 2007, when Funkin Matt connected with Sidney Samson, who regularly featured his tracks like "Hit Me" and "Shake It Dont Break It." This recognition led to a signing on Sidney's label Samsobeats, where Funkin Matt's signature style began to flourish. Collaborating with Gregor Salto, he crafted notable remixes, including the club hit "Bouncing Harbour," which contributed to the evolution of the future Dutch sound.

By 2010, the idea of his own label materialized with Gregor Salto, and Fjordin was born. This platform became the canvas for Funkin Matt's musical expression, embracing a Nordic theme that garnered industry-wide support. While his releases on Fjordin remain iconic, his music found its way onto prominent labels such as Fool’s Gold, G-Rex, Mixmash, and remixes for heavyweight names like Epic Records, Dim Mak, Ultra, and Spinnin'.

Funkin Matt's distinctive sound has captured the attention of DJs worldwide, receiving endorsements from luminaries like Tiesto, A-Trak, Laidback Luke, Tommy Trash, Crookers, and more. His tracks resonate globally, gracing the airwaves of BBC1 (UK), Slam FM (NL), StuBru (BE), and P3 (NO).

With a remarkable career trajectory, Funkin Matt's music continues to be a driving force in the electronic music landscape. As he expands musical horizons and challenges genre norms, his dedication to innovation solidifies his place as a true trailblazer in the industry.

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