Joal was born in 1984 in the island of Sao Miguel (Azores). At the age of 16 his interest and fascination for the world of electronic music was an evidence, trying from then on and throughout the years to win deep knowledge about the art of djing and musical production. This experience has included residing several clubs in the Azores, as well as signing a contract with an extinct agency named "Island Sounds Agency-. In 2005 he moves to Lisbon, where he takes a three years degree in Audio at ETIC (Escola Tecnica de Imagem e Comunicaiao) to acquire and develop knowledge in this wide area. It is also in 2005 that the production project and djing Atlantic Tribe is born. This project is described by its peculiar sounds, where tribal and progressive elements are mixed. In 2008 Joal started working has an instructor on a well known Dj academy called Dancefloor Dj Academy in Lisbon. In 2009 was created Lilac, the first single with his own identity, where Tech-House elements rule.