Malakai is the musical vision of Colorado/New York based producer and guitarist, Malakai Linden. His music draws on many influences and strives to bridge the gap between electronic and acoustic styles, incorporating the sounds of real instruments into beautiful electronic beats. Malakai’s live show includes beats mixed with live guitar and other instrumentation. He began producing music in 2011 at the age of 17 under the guidance of acclaimed producer Derek VanScoten.
He now studies Music Technology and Sound Engineering at New York University in New York City. Since 2011, Malakai has made three releases including a 6-track EP (Looking from the Ground, Up), an 11-track LP (Reflections of Night and Day) and an 8-track remix compilation (Reflections of Reflections: Remixes). Currently, Malakai is working on a new record as well as a multimedia art installation to come out later in 2013.