DJ ELi Couture is a big room electro house,progressive house, trance DJ and aspiring music producer who tells electrifying stories through his multi-dimensional mixes and sets. His philosophical approach to mixing, passion for sonic experimentation and ear for details allows him to put out specialized mixes that constantly surprise listeners and help them forge emotional connections to his work. His openness to many genres of music beyond EDM, including old school and contemporary hip-hop and R&B as well as alternative rock, indie rock, classical pop, freestyle, reggae, reggaeton, calypso, merengue, salsa, Haitian Genres and others deepens his production and mixing skills as he cultivates a global fan base and travels to uncharted places in the DJ and production universe.
DJ ELi Couture is of Haitian, French and Cuban descent. Also a violinist, trumpet, piano and saxophone player, he has come to appreciate all the ways careful orchestration makes multidimensional mixes stand out. Years of exploring all types of club music has strengthened his understanding of trance and his ability to transform house, electro house and progressive house tracks into his own personalized mixes. His vision is reinvigorated by his favorite artists, which remain influences in his work as he evolves: Coldplay; Maroon 5; Michael Jackson; The Eagles; The Beatles; Hall and Oates; The Bee Gees; Lil Wayne; Jay-Z; Kanye West; Rihanna; Lauren Hill and the Fugees; Disturbed; System of a Down, Eminem; Laidback Luke, Tiesto and Armin Van Buuren.
As a DJ, ELi Couture has enjoyed residencies in preferred nightclub venues throughout the New York City area, spinning live sets that showcased his ability to tap into the vibe of a crowd for a growing fan base. He has performed alongside a wide variety of gifted artists throughout his career, including Amanda Wilson and Cipha Sounds and has DJ’ed events with celebrities such as Ray J, Nick Cannon, Ron Browz, Juelz Santana, the cast of MTV’s The Jersey Shore and many others. While he thrived on the club energy, the thrill of producing and customizing recorded electronic music that could be enjoyed and felt by a global audience has driven him to focus exclusively on producing original mixes and tracks in the studio.