Brazilian born Monica Soldan is an unstoppable musical life force. Deep House & Techno is what keeps her breathing and it fuels the unique, pulsing, driving, introspective musical voyages she delivers to festival crowds, clubs and parties across the globe. Each journey is filled with unpredictable, contagious grooves and melodies crafted from a vault of inspiration across her travels and culturally diverse music history.
With her mix of Brazilian and German DNA, Monica is blessed with the best of each culture, her hybrid of influence permeating into her music. Infectious rhythmic grooves and deep atmospheric melodies blend together to craft a deeply introspective series of moments that speak to the very depths of your soul. She started her DJ career playing records at the legendary Sao Paulo club Lov.e and soon after became a resident DJ at the iconic and awe-inspiring ‘Skye’ rooftop; played Megavonts – Brazil’s first open air and at D-EDGE. She has toured Europe, Asia, Middle East, Brazil, Japan and the USA playing at various rooftops, poolside parties, nightclubs and exclusive events. Most recently she has collaborated with Dan Berkson & James What on ‘Onika’ from their album 10 Year Retrospective on Poker Flat Recordings featured on RA and Discogs, and played alongside legends such as Renato Cohen, Carl Cox, Mix Master Mike (Beastie Boys) Josh Wink, Thomas Schumacher, Darius Syrossian and Steve Lawler.
Monica moved to London in 2005 to study music technology and production and immediately immersed herself in the highly influential east London party scene and the underground parties of FUSE, playing at Brixton Academy, The Coronet Theatre, EGG Club and the 02 Arena along with residencies at the legendary Caligula, Discophobia and Hysteria parties.
Monica’s connection with the spirit of dancefloor embodies a sound that runs deeply and is embraced by those who move exponentially. Her DJ sets span the specturm of the 'techno sphere' creating an endless revolution.
Berlin has been home since 2016, with Monica returning to the studio after a long break producing her first solo EP and upcoming exclusive live shows. Be prepared for an enigmatic musical experience, a seamless voyage from the deepest house to the most intimate techno.
Selected discography Monica Soldan