Part futuristic, part witch house, Parisian producer 1963 is a one to watch. First writing about him back in December, he’s been working hard, opening up for inspirations like STWO, Andrea and most recently SKYWLKR. We had a chance to take a peek into what this guy has in store.
Who are you?
My name is Matthew, a 19 year old producer from Paris who loves dark vibes.
1963 is the birth date of my father. He died when I was 15 years old. It’s very important for me because he never realized what he wanted to do with his life so with this name, I hope to realize my dreams. It’s very symbolic for me.
When did you start producing and which artists give you inspiration?
I’ve been producing music for more than a year, but I’ve always wanted to make my own music since I was young. A friend sent me the first EP of oOoOO and it was like a revelation for me, like DAMN I want to produce this kind of music. So 1963 was born.
I see that you just did a show with STWO and Andrea, how was that?
That was tooooo cool. A sexy set from STWO and some hard beats by Andrea.
With everyone being discovered via the internet or soundcloud, how has that helped you with your music?
Well with Soundcloud I’m a big world star and with Facebook I have more than 500 fans! Ahah. Seriously, the internet helped me gain good contacts, like all the blogs who supported my music, especially Life Is A Banana who helped me make my first live video.
How’s the video coming along?
It has some sequences glitched in slow motion. The clip is realised by Mr Brandl, and really, it’s GENIUS.
Do you have any other future plans/releases coming up?
I’m still working on my EP, but I’m waiting to get more instruments to finish it.
Check out Only Us, his latest release dedicated to his father ♥
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