From: Guatemala City
DJ style: “In-between progressive vibes and Latin influenced music.”
Best known for: “Being from an exotic country, Guatemala!”
Fave tune of 2018: “‘Mi Gente’ by J Balvin is such a big track.”
Breakthrough DJ/producer of 2018: “My bros Jenaux and Tom Enzy.”
With the release of his single ‘Guatemala To Paris’, Carl Nunes says it all. One of Latin America’s finest exports, Carl enjoyed a full-throttle world tour in 2018; reaching destinations including China, Indonesia, India and Mexico. His collaboration with Courtland ‘Wild One’ has also provided a catchy sing-along anthem for plenty of his fans all summer, especially at intimate gigs in his hometown of Guatemala City.
This year he’s also been spending lots of quality time back in the studio. “Focusing a lot on the music that is finally about to start being released,” Nunes tells DJ Mag. “Also refreshing my career — there are really no rules for us anymore. We have all the tools to create and put our art out there, so I’m going to bring the most true and honest side of me. Expect many changes!”
Words: ANNA WALL