Presented by: Cómeme
Wednesday, March 18
11:00PM - 12:45AM
Empire Control Room
606 E 7th St
Listen to El Sucu Tucu
Matias Aguayo, Chilean-born and German-raised, has made a hugely varied body of genre defying/ melding work – a blend of deep shadows framed by blinding tropical sun. No matter the tag placed on his tracks, the primary focus and platform for buil- ding his music is, what he has always considered his main instrument, his voice. Calling upon his young adult background within the theatre (where he was directing, acting, and performing) Aguayo uses his voice to slip into different roles and imitate sounds to creating an aural illusion. This allows him to
use a handful of machines and a microphone, to creating sonic ambiguity between vocals and instrumentation, bringing a surge of spontaneity to his recordings and intensely reactive improvisational element live sets as he feeds off the audience and layers his narratives.
Kompakt, the legendary Cologne-based techno label, has supported and released his music since his project C...