“ ...one of the few who can play an unpredictable set, read the crowd and put a huge smile on your face “ DJ Magazine
On the main stage our guest DJ Marcel Mendez will be pushing out a festival vibe all day and night with his infectious mixes and live percussion
Originally from Uruguay, Marcel Mendez is known for his soul awakening music that is uplifting. Having caught the DJ bug at 12years old his father let him use his turntable with no pitch control; he learned to mix the hard way and made mix tapes for his friends. He broke into the scene as one of the youngest performing DJ’s in the UK and went on to play sets in Cannes, Miami, Ibiza and South
America. Influences include Dee Montero, Carl Cox, Sebastien Leger, Late Nite Tuff Guy, David Morales, Greg Wilson, Steve Lawler.
His open format feelgood DJ sets are drawn from melodic, soulful music inspired by the South American fusion of rhythms from his roots.
In 2020 Marcel unveiled his long-awaited chillout single ‘Breathe’-produced with one of the breakthrough producers in the industry, ASHEA, who has written and produced tracks with Holy Goof and the PLATINUM selling album Different World by Alan Walker, along with many more.