Elias R is a Chicago native with Colombian roots. Music has been a big part of Elias' life from an early age. He grew up listening to much of the techno and house music in the early 90s coming out of Chicago. He was passionate and curious about how these sounds and music was being made. Naturally he discovered instruments such as the piano and percussion, then came djing and quickly realized he wanted to dedicate himself to making music and bring to life what he had in his mind. His sound can best be described as always carrying a groove wether its deep, dark, or melodic and melancholic, Deep basslines and crisp chunky percussion are key. Elias has made himself a name not only locally but also internationally with his productions and audible charisma in his sets. Today he is working hard to produce music and continues to evolve as an artist and has had the opportunity to share the decks with world-renowned artists from across the globe. He has already had several releases on Beatport on world class labels including Dj Chus' Stereo Productions, Beatfreak Spain, and Monique Musique to name a few. Keep an eye out for him as he is sure to make some buzz all around.