“It’s not just love for music, it’s my passion. It goes beyond liking, and beyond a hobby, it’s about a way of living. Music is essential to my life”
Jose Manuel Matos aka Profiletaken.
His work ethic is managed in much the same way that he brings a variety of influences into his music, the man just never seems to sleep.
First and foremost, Profile Taken considers himself to be a DJ, someone who prises the art of mixing records and sequencing journeys – preferably long ones – over anything else.
Since his jazz formation, have been djing for 15 years now and working as a architec or Ocean Yacht-Master, it`s a dedicated House lover, but isn’t imprisoned by a single genre, saying “What makes House music work so well is that it doesn’t stick to one style, and can incorporate soul, funk, whatever it likes.” where it’s all about the music. “This is just what I really want,” says .
Produces a weekly Radio Show Program Rosebud on 2 majors radios in Portugal. Coordinates the Rosebud-OnlineRadio.com with worldwide djs collaborations. More then 30 free tracks produced and 6 remixes featured in two major radio stations (MEOSW FM Radio, O2 FM Radio, Antena3 FM Radio).
Recently was in the O2 FM (Lisbon) for a studio interview about his latest production edits.
Was highlighted in the Portuguese television in Jorge Gabriel program.
Produces a weekly Radio Show Rosebud Program on 2 majors Radios in Portugal (Regional FM e Sanjoanense FM) with more then one year of continuing transmission. This is a radio show featuring the best house music outside the mainstream
Coordinates the Rosebud OnlineRadio with colaborations worldwide.
Special guest from Germany mobilee records Ralf Kollmann (mobilee) and
Darius Syrrosian UK (ViVa Warriors), Jorge Caiado (PT), Nicolas Millon (FR), Francisco Jacob (PT), SixatMix (PT), Miguel Garcia (PT), Daveed (PT), Rita Zukt (PT), Alfredo Seixo (PT), Ramiro Filipe (CH), Dj Nox (PT), Andre Francisco Dj (PT), Dj Amprimo Claudia (PE), Jake Cusack (UK), Winnie Pootz (IL), Ekaterina Savenko (SU), Tribo* (US), Le Dirty (MX), and many others. Nearly 200 day/listners at www.rosebud-onlineradio.com
Produce an exclusive R.E.T.R.O.S.P.E.C.T.I.V.E._sets collection, that includes some of the new EDM references; Dj Koze, Stimming, Darius Syrossian, Jimpster, kaiserdisco; Solomun (Off icial), Kolle- ktiv Turmstrasse, Pan-Pot, Maceo Plex, Carl Craig, Boo- ka Shade, Nicolas Jaar, Rodriguez Jr, Maya Jane Coles. More then 3500 plays on some of these compilations worldwide.
Soundcloud listners country order. 1.Portugal 2.United States 3.Germany 4.United Kingdom 5.France.
In recent months Profile Taken s work has noticed a audience growing in https://soundcloud.com/profile– taken
There are recognisable musical collectives, brotherhoods who work together for the furtherment of electronic music. Right now he is owner of The South Connection Records.
In Live Dj Set fits normally fits the musical style to the target audience within the deephouse, house and techouse.
Relatively new in the Portuguese scene Profiletaken (PT) has already made his mark within dance music circuits playing in most underground clubs, with a great web crowd, more remixes and an extended gigs to come, means that Profiletaken represents the new no-mainstream figures in Lisbon Electronic Music scene at the moment.