MIMO (Producer || DJ)
Artist Support: Gareth Emery, Breathe Carolina, DJ Chuckie, Tom Swoon, APEK, Shane 54, Noah Neiman, Lodato, Feenixpawl, Disco Fries, Exodus, Shanahan, Solidisco, BRKLYN, WeAreTreo, Courtland, EV, Corrupt, Etc
Awards: Best DJ in Cleveland (Cleveland Scene Magazine: May 2016) & Best House DJ in Cleveland (Cleveland Scene Magazine: May 2014)
With the release of his highly anticipated debut album in March 2015 titled, Generation DJ/Producer MIMO has solidified his global presence—charting to #12 to the iTunes Top 200 Electronic Album Worldwide (March 2015). The album is infused with an eclectic mix of musical influences. MIMO collaborated with artists across the U.S. to create a hybrid of sounds with Hip Hop, Soul, Rock, and House influence, pushing the boundaries of traditional House/Dance albums.
MIMO has a passion for creating and sharing his sound. This last summer he released an EP Impulse which quickly garnered significant attention—reaching #5 on the Beatport Top 100 New Releases in Progressive House and #16 overall (August 2015). The EP did not stop there as it climbed to #34 on the International Dance Charts!
This year MIMO released his second EP THE YEAR which flew up the charts to #2 on the Beatport Top 100 New Releases in Progressive House and #10 overall (August 2016).
Breaking into the industry in 2011, MIMO is known for his energetic sets and his passion for making the crowd move. His pure joy for the art is transmitted into every show that he plays, whether he’s spinning at a major music festival like “Life in Color” or at headlining at a venue. Additionally, MIMO has been direct support for industry heavy-hitters; Alesso, Steve Aoki, Ferry Corsten, EDX, ATB, MGK, Krewella, Sander van Doorn, The Chainsmokers, Robbie Rivera, Paul Oakenfold, Carnage, Tritonal, and Paul Van Dyk. MIMO has also generated support from ThisSongSlaps.com, SmashTheClub.com, Clubtapes.com, as well as fellow artists like Gareth Emery, Breathe Carolina, DJ Chuckie, Tom Swoon, APEK, Shane 54, Noah Neiman, Lodato, Feenixpawl, Disco Fries, Exodus, Shanahan, Solidisco, BRKLYN, WeAreTreo, Courtland, EV, Corrupt and many more.
From a young age, MIMO has had a love for music and a deep respect for the timeless artists who have pushed the envelope across all genres. Today music has given him an outlet to discover his own sound and to share that creativity with the world. With a dedication to taking musical risks, his passion to innovate pushes him every day. Whether playing live or producing his next track, MIMO looks forward to sharing his creative journey with his fans and the music community.
Photographer: Jason Thomas Crocker