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Dj Masaya is a cocktail of world sounds mixed with a fresh powerful blend of electronic beats.

He thinks that the globalization of the world can develop from the mutual understanding of different cultures to create a peacefull future with cultural diversity and equality.

His Dj set includes styles like ElectroSwing, GyspyHouse, ElectroCumbia.

Biography:

Music and radio producer from Guatemala, Dj Masaya, began his career studying music at the age of seven. His interest in music has kept him collecting records since that time, focusing on the emerging world beat movement.

After many years working as a dj in different clubs in Guatemala, he began producing his radio show “Global Groove”, talking about his research and discoveries on the cutting edge movements of world fusion music, broadcasted from one of the best radiostations in Guatemala, Radio Infinita. After a few months he was hired at the radiostation and put in charge of the entire music programming.

In 2010, Dj Masaya decides to travel to Stockholm Sweden, where he continued to produce his radio show for Radio Infinita, and began playing at some of the hipper clubs of the city, being selected to play at the main stage of Stockholms Kulturfestivalen in 2011.

Dj Masaya has played at:

Stockholm Sweden: Kulturfestivalen 2011, Södrabaren (Södrateatern), Mosebacke Etablissemanget, Hornstull Strand, Pet Sounds Bar, El Mundo, Solna HQ,Världens Festival, Islands of Peace Festival 2012.

Uppsala, Sweden: Kalmar Nation, Katushka Klub.

Åland, Finland: Islands of Peace Festival 2012.

Tversted, Denmark: Suset Festival 2010

París, France: Tiliches Guatemaltecos Festival 2010

Guatemala City: La Bodeguita del Centro, El Gran Hotel, Mandarina, Blanco y Negro, Las Gardenias, Ultravioleta, La Maga, Saigón Bar, Munira Dance Academy, Into the Woods, Restaurante a la Mesa.

Antigua Guatemala: Festival de la Tortilla, Hotel Casa Santo Domingo, CineLounge (La Sin Ventura), Cielos (La Escudilla), Riki’s (La Escudilla), El Chamán, La esquina.

Lake Atitlán Guatemala: El Festivalote Panajachel, Consciousness Festival San Marcos la Laguna, Freedom Bar, Aculaax hotel, Hotel La Paz, Xaman’ek.

Xelajú, Quetzaltenango: Georgina’s Groovie Fest, El Duende Discotheque,Infinito Café, Xela Times Café, Ambulante Tv Aniversary 2009.

Monterrico,Guatemala: El Animal desconocido, Cafe del Sol, Festival de la Tortuga.



Dj Masaya has shared stage with artists like:

AfroCubism (Eliades Ochoa & Toumani Diabaté), Frente Cumbiero, Chico Trujillo, ElMayonesa, Meneo, Amaral, Duman, Sona Vivaz, Juevez, Dj Flako, Los Mojarras, etc.