Matoma, Norway's sensational electronic music artist is bringing his signature sounds to the Ogden Theater!
Matoma (birth name Tom Stræte Lagergren) was born in Åsnes (Norway) in 1991 and is a DJ, producer, and multi instrumentalist (Digital Audio Workstation, piano, flute, and guitar). His musical style is best described as a blend of Electronic Dance Music a.k.a. EDM (a broad range of percussive electronic music genres - generally produced for playback by DJs who create seamless selections of tracks, called a mix, by segueing from one recording to another - made largely for nightclubs, raves, and festivals), tropical house (a sub genre of deep house with elements of dancehall and Balearic house, and usually featuring tropical instruments such as steel drums, marimba, guitar, saxophone or even pan flute), and dance pop (a fusion of electronic dance music and pop music, with influences of disco music, post-disco, new wave, synthpop, electropop, and house). He’s had a stellar career with 1 studio album, 4 music videos, 16 singles (6 of which were top 20 hits on the Norwegian music chart), and he's collaborated with many renowned artists such as Jason Derulo, Jennifer Lopez, Akon, Astrid S, Sean Paul, KStewart, Becky Hill, The Vamps, Gia, Magic!, D.R.A.M, and Noah Cyrus. He's been nominated for 2 Spellemannprisen Awards (often referred to as the Norwegian Grammy Awards) for Newcomer of the Year and Song of the Year.
Don’t miss your chance to see this artist add a unique touch to electronic music!