Jhon William Castaño Montoya, known as MONTOYA, was born in Colombia and since 2001 has spent his life in Italy. His musical universe is polyhedral; he is a musician with a classical education, graduated in violin, but also a producer, a composer, a researcher and a creative.
For 5 years he was involved in Fabrica, where he not only materialized his own sound combining the academic path with electronic experimentation but he also worked with projects that unite art and communication. He has composed music for the publicity campaigns of Emergency, Perugina, Benetton, Telecom, Enel, Eni. He works with the Italian communication Agency Armando Testa.
MONTOYA published two albums with Fabrica “El Viaje” (2012) and “Mohs” (2013); while in 2015 he released his album IWA and Ep LUX with the Italian label White Forest Records, which was reviewed as one of the best electronic music records in Italy.
MONTOYA has signed with ZZK Records and his new album titled Otún, has been published in 2019.
22 Mar. Ven Live set Club Gretchen Berlin, Germany
14 April. Mar Live set Fuoritema Urbino, Italy
3 Mag. Ven Live set in Trio Latino Power Bogota, Colombia
10 Mag. Ven Live set Tunnel Pereira, Colombia
11 Mag. Sab Live set Selina Cuenca, Ecuador
26 Mag. Sab Live set Fabrik Festival Fontaniva, Italy
23 Giu. Dom . Dj set Symposium Bassano, Italy
30 Giu. Dom Dj set Sottosopra Castelfranco , Italy