Matthias Tanzmann

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Matthias Tanzmann

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Biography

Matthias Tanzmann started his DJ and production career in the mid nineties in Leipzig,playing regularly at the renowned club ‘Distillery’. These early days saw his first release as‘Gamat 3000′ (with Daniel Scholz) on Dessous Recordings, which was quickly followed byreleases on Freude Am Tanzen, Lo-Fi Stereo and FM Musik.
In 2000 he founded Moon Harbour Recordings, and since then scores of Moon Harbourreleases have been playlisted by renowned DJ’s all over the world. The label rapidly becamesynonymous with quality deep-house and tech-house, and has released many of MatthiasTanzmann’s own records as well as those from the likes of Luna City Express, Marlow,Martinez and Dan Drastic. In 2006 he founded the label Cargo Edition, where you can findregular releases from Michael Melchner, Ekkohaus, Markus Schatz, Sven Tasnadi, Vera andJuno6.
The success of both labels has seen the explosion of Matthias Tanzmann’s DJ career, whichnow takes him almost continuously around the global club and festival scenes. Anotherfactor in his success has been his residency at the famous party series Circoloco at DC10 inIbiza since 2007. Playing regularly on both the Balearic Isle and at international Circolocoshows has resulted in 3 consecutive nominations at the Ibiza DJ Awards.
Between his numerous DJ gigs, Matthias Tanzmann also produces consistently groundbreakingmusic. In addition to a line of singles, his first solo album “Restless” was releasedon Moon Harbour in 2006, and beyond that his remixing skills are also in great demand -remixing for artists such as Moby, 2000 and one, Josh Wink and Booka Shade to name justa few.