Motoe Haus (ca)
Owner - Haustronaut Records
(Haustronaut, Apotek, Techno Vinyls, DZB, Ushuaia, Mental Schizophrenia, Gimmick, Erijo, Wasabi, & many more)
Producing music is like water to Motoe Haus. From his well respected early works in hip hop dating back to '98 to his legendary ongoing releases over the last ten years in techno, he has exponentially traversed many genres to accumulate this vast studio and stage skill set. His approach is free, honest, and yet structured with a workflow that is only deciphered from 45,000 hours in the studio logged over many years producing his original releases and official remixes for artists Kool n tha Gang, Jimi Hendrix, NIN, Fleetwood Mac, Jefferson Airplane, Jerome Sydenham, Samy Jarrar, SIR, and many more. Signed to more than 30 labels and with over 290 releases in dance music genres alone, Motoe Haus seems to possess an endless creative output & flow that is second to none.
With ongoing weekly radio shows on IbizaLive Radio & WhiteFM, as well as guest sets on All About the Music, Frisky Radio, Ibiza Global Radio, Pure Ibiza Radio, SoundTrip, Eagle Sessions, Subliminal Radio, and many others worldwide. Motoe Haus has created multiple events in support of his vastly growing Ibiza based imprint Haustronaut Recordings including: Purple Sessions, MIX, Social, Redroom Sessions, Marshion, Journey, Vorhal, DECO, Ritual Rising & LIVEset.
An accomplished techno producer and dj, Motoe Haus has been ripping up dance floors in Ibiza from Heart as the headline resident dj for Submission, Social at Boutique Hostal Salinas, played alongside Nick Warren for The Soundgarden events, 5 Zoo Project events, Monochrome Mountain, Acid Sundays, Haustronaut label events, Unusual Suspects closing and many villa and cave parties, and he played a couple B2B sets with Maceo Plex for the Mosaic afterparties! Berlin's Ritter Butzke, Birgit&Beir, & Weiss Hasa, Tel Aviv's Cat&Dog Club, Vienna's Sass, Auslage, & Goodmann, Prague's Radost FX & Le Valmont, Barcelona's M7, GG, & Planetaria, Bergen's DanceRat Raves, Punta Cana's SOSglobal festival, Düsseldorf's World Club Dome, Vancouver’s MIA, L.A.'s Fashion Week, Supperclub, Avalon, Lure, KingKing, Empire, Exchange L.A., Viper Room, W, Roosevelt, Pattern Bar, Yamashiro, Adults Only, Whiskey, Standard, Playhouse, & RollingStone, Abu Dhabi’s F1 Yacht Weekend, Liverpool's Brickworks, Miami’s Ultra Music Festival, Vodm/Mas Vida, ILR, Groove Syndicate, Coachella’s Unexpected, Beverly Hills Sunday Brunch Social by Vorhal, NYC's Fashion Week & Loft51, Vancouver's MIA, Gorg-o-Mish, & Falconettis, and many more.
He is actively releasing his signature produced tracks on Haustronaut, Apotek, Techno Vinyls, System, Select Case, Gimmick, Wasabi, Erijo, and many other labels. With blistering sets and podcasts on various channels including his Rondo releases, some of which were rated 1st Berlin, 10th Underground, 10th Techno, 15th Deep House and 50th House in the Mixcloud world charts as well as consistently top charting djs sets all year.
The Canadian born artist is even a force of light in the business end with a rich history of influencing major shifts in the market with is co-authored Pangea White Paper with John Langdon and Jennifer Lai. A coveted document outlining the entire worldwide market and overall blueprint of the dance world. As well as spearheading the 50/50 record label contract model that dominates the industry for the last 5 years that has finally made a fair playing field for all recording artists. He is also a #1 Best Selling Author as of 2019's 1Habit flagship publication. Motoe Haus is also the world music brand ambassador for Dragon, a blockchain, e-commerce, crypto currency and culture curation company founded by Paul Moyan. He is also partnered with Tal Finney in Haustronaut Recordings, and Bradley Alan in Vorhal & Ritual Rising. A branding professional and visionary, Motoe has his signature in a massive plethora of entertainment mediums and platforms that all serve to attain his ultimate end game.
Renown for high intensity, sexy galactic freight train driven 4+ hour sets, & epic surreal genre bending production, Motoe primarily ventures in Techno, Deep, Tribal, House and Progressive movements, blended with slightest injections of enlightened madness... Motoe Haus is, in all functionality, a machine.
Motoe Haus is a force to be reckoned with on the decks or in the lab. His ability to seamlessly mix, chop, remix and blend live has him as one of the hottest premier underground Producer/DJ’s.
Originally from Victoria, B.C., Canada, Motoe Haus could be found dancing the night away at illegal underground raves until he transplanted to Vancouver in 2001 to continue his path in music. Spending a few years touring and smashing local circuits, releasing CD’s and videos, as well as producing some of Canada’s premier urban artists, Motoe Haus found a calling to Hollywood in 2007, he moved yet again to the city of angels. While there, Motoe Haus made a complete 180 in artistic expression. While the hip hop scene he was so fond of seemed to be quickly dying, Motoe Haus made the inevitable yet unforeseen transition to House Music and co-founded NiceTie with his good friend from Philadelphia, Casanov.
Producing, remixing, DJing and songwriting for over 20 years gives this young man a very articulated ear for heart pounding sound navigation and a positive energy that moves dance floors relentlessly. His creative expression plays only gorgeous epic dance music for the people to simultaneously lose and find themselves within the sounds. Motoe Haus is influenced by the some of the top and underground dj’s worldwide as well as the many, many genres of great music that has kept him inventive, innovative, and fresh.
Using many DAW’s from Bitwig, Ableton, Reason, Native Instruments, ProTools, Akai, etc. to create his music, Motoe Haus has quite a palate of skills in the studio and live.