Guy Mantzur (IL)
Tel Aviv based Guy Mantzur specializes in creating electronic music that defies over-simple genre classification. Drawing influences from Tech House, Techno and proper Progressive House, he creates his own distinctive musical template that has seen him establish himself as a top DJ/Producer worldwide. He is instantly recognisable through his unique hypnotic melodies and seductive grooves, both in his productions and his DJ sets.
Recognised as a leading light in the ever-growing Tel Aviv underground music scene, Residency at the city’s most popular club – The Cat & The Dog – won Guy the Title “Israel’s Best Underground DJ 2013” XL Awards. His releases on labels such as kompakt, Diynamic, Systematic, Bedrock, Sudbeat, Lost & Found always turn heads and gain him new fans. In addition to his studio talents, Guy is also the co-owner and A&R for the Munich-based label Plattenbank, alongside Yaniv Tal, which provides another outlet for his musical creations.
After his huge success at Electric Gardens in 2016, we welcome back Guy for want is no doubt going to be another unmissable set, this time around at the Return to Rio Hangout stage.