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Meet Moonchild

moonchildStarted 2012
Genre Neo-Soul, Jazz, Electronic
Members Amber Navran, Max Byrk, and Andris Mattson

Live shows:
Drums: Ben Rose
Bass: Nick Campbell
Hometown Los Angeles, CA
Record Label Independent


Max, Andris, and Amber met at USC where they all studied jazz performance. After touring together as a horn section in 2011, they began co-writing and recording their first album “Be Free”, which they released in April 2012.

Since their album release, Moonchild has played shows up the west coast, released music videos, and received high praises from artists such as Jill Scott, Tyler the Creator, DJ Jazzy Jeff, 9th Wonder, James Poyser and music legend Stevie Wonder, who after hearing the album, invited them to perform at his annual House Full of Toys Benefit Concert at the Nokia Theater. They currently sell albums at record stores around the US and Japan, and have received airplay on BBC Radio 6 with Gilles Peterson, KCRW, and on Los Angeles’ own 102.3. Moonchild continues to perform and is gearing up for the release of their second album entitled Please Rewind Due Out March 25, 2014. Check out their latest Nobody. Enjoy!


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