Matt Consola

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MATT CONSOLA

Producer / Artist / DJ / Billboard #1 Remixer / NARAS (Grammy) Voting Member

As a Remix producer as part of several teams (which has included partners Division 4, Leo Frappier, Cristian Poow and James Torres), Matt Consola has officially remixed for Katy Perry,  Gwen Stafani, Lady Gaga, Cher, Enrique Iglesias, Jess Glynne, Tony MoranParis Hilton, Bronski Beat,  Carmen Electra, Alana Arrts, Phases, Rilan,  Karine Hannah & Dave AudeDebby Holiday & Wayne G, Abigail (Zsiga), Barry Harris & Kon Kan, Matt Alber & Saul Ruiz, Zhana SaundersDiane Charlemagne, Vicki Shepard and Brenda Reed to list a few. And in June 2016, along with partner Divison 4, celebrates being commissioned to remix Gwen Stefani’s “Misery” for commercial release, out now. Video & Mix Below.

In March of 2016, the Remix Team of Division 4 & Matt Consola celebrated remixes on Four Top 15 Billboard Dance Chart hits in one month including #1 hit single “I’m In Love With My Life” by Phases,“Stranded” by Dirty Disco ft Inaya Day, “Love Is” by Inas X, and “Burning Up” by Karine Hannah & Dave Aude. The Division 4 & Matt Consola remix of “Till It Happens To You” was one of only five officially commissioned mixes on the Oscar Nominated, Grammy Nominated and Golden Globe Winning Diane Warren & Lady Gaga #1 track, alone with remixers Tracy Young, Mike Rizzo, Frank Lamboy & Dirty Pop. In April 2016, Swishcraft Music had it’s first entry onto the Billboard Dance Charts with Joe Gauthreaux f. Abigail – February (Our Last Kiss) which peaked at#4 and included a Swishcraft Mix by Matt Consola & Leo Frappier. Consola & Division 4 is also on Swishcraft’s second entry onto the Billboard Charts, a cover of the M People’s classic, “One Night In Heaven” by  Toy Armada & DJ GRIND Ft. Inaya Day which peaked at #5 in July of 2016. The team of Division 4 & Matt Consola are fast at work on remixes for the team of Danny Verde & Steven Redant as Bent Collective, a single called “Lick It Up”off the highly anticipated double album by Tony Moran due out Fall 2016, a August 2016 new release for Dirty Disco Ft. Jeanie Tracy, new releases for Luque & Thiago Ft. Giovanna, DJ Gozzi feat Jacklyn Walker, George Figares & DJ Blacklow ft. Brenda Reed, House of Labs, and a few projects they can’t currently mention. In addition, both artists have individual solo releases out. Consola, under the name Swishcraft, has a new Vocal Deep House release out called “My Heart Beats Faster” by Swishcraft Ft. Emoni Washington which shot to #1 on King of Spins and went Top Ten on several dance charts including DJ Times. Division 4’s Robert Ladic currently has a Swishcraft release out called “Touch The Sky.” In 2017, Division 4 & Matt Consola celebrated having Billboard #1 remixes on Swishcraft’s first label Billboard #1, “Lick Me Up” by Tony Moran, Dani Toro & Zhana Roiya followed immediately the next week by remixes on the promotional package for Katy Perry #1 “Chained to the Rhythm.” Additionally, their remixes appeared on various Billboard Top 10 & European Top 10 singles forSteven Redant & Peyton, Tony Moran & Deborah Cooper, Bent Collective and the return single for iconic 80’s band Bronski Beat.

 

Completely devoid of the politics, ego & attitude, which run rampant in the music industry, Matt Consola is a sincere and genuine producer/DJ, who consequently has a long and impressive list of International credentials & accomplishments. Consola is a Billboard #1 remixer and producer, with official remixes that have topped of the US, Canadian, UK & European, Latin American and Oceanian Club Charts. America’s hottest clubs and circuit events have depended on Consola as their resident or headlining DJ. A veteran of over 20+ years, Matt got his start headlining such night life institutions as San Francisco’s now infamous Gus Presents: Metropolis, Colossus & the Sunday institution Pleasuredome at the legendary 1015 Folsom, 715 Harrison and Club Townsend’s Universe and Rhythm. That lead to residencies at some of America’s largest clubs including Chicago & Miami’s Crobar – Anthem Sundays, Pure & Amsterdam in Denver, Ground Zero in Atlanta, FRESH in Honolulu, and a 7 year run at Boy Bar San Francisco. In 2015, Matt is currently a resident DJ with America’s largest international traveling Bear Party called Bearracuda, that as of July 2016, is in 58 cities in 11 countries and still expanding (www.bearracudasf.com). In addition, Matt founded the San Francisco based record label Swishcraft Music spawned from his International Radio Show on 511 stations on five networks and archived on iTunes as a podcast (here) and founded an imprint label dedicated to Deep House, Tech House and Classic House (launched the summer 2013) called BOUNZ!

 

As a hometown favorite in San Francisco, Matt has headlined America’s largest Pride and Street Fairs, performing to crowds of over 200,000, and has headlined San Francisco’s internationally renowned UP YOUR ALLEY, Folsom Street Fairs, SF Gay Pride, GayDaze, and Lazy Bear/Harrison Street events, The Palm Springs White Party & NYC’s The Black Party, as well as Prides in Canada, England, Ireland, Greece & Australia.

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