Funkin Matt, 27 years old resides in Oslo, Norway. He was born in Tonsberg, Norway, and started producing music at the age of 12. After a couple of various releases on various aliases from the age of 16-20 he took the name Funkin Matt and started focusing on perfecting his sound. In 2007 he was signed to Samsobeats and had his first club hit in Holland with his remix of Gregor Salto’s track Bouncing Harbour. After being on Samsobeats for 3 years and releasing multiple EP’s he decided on starting his own label Fjordin in collaboration with Gregor Salto in late 2010. Then in 2012 “I Wish” was made and Matt started working with labels like Fool’s Gold, Mixmash, Mad Decent and did a host of remixes for various artists.
Over the last year Funkin Matt has done EP’s on Fool’s Gold, Mad Decent, Mixmash and Fjordin. His EP “I Wish” was supported by everybody from Tiesto to Chemical Brothers. He also released The Sound of Funkin Matt album and had a guest mix on Diplo & Friends on BBC1.