Jakarta-based producer and DJ, Mahesa Utara, has made his own name in Indonesia dance music scene at a young age. Born on April 26, 1998, his love for music started from a young age as he listened to his parent’s jazz tapes. However, he decided to become a DJ at the beginning of 2008 and won some awards by the end of that year. He received an Indonesian REDMA award for “Remix of The Year” and won the 2008 IndieRemix Competition before he even reached 21. In 2015, Mahesa Utara was crowned as “DJ of the Year” from Paranoia Award, the highest recognition in the local electronic dance music community.
Mahesa Utara has also remixed and collaborated with a diverse array of artists including Angger Dimas, Dipha Barus, Winky Junko, and Butterbox. His remix of “Are You Ready” featuring Angger Dimas was playing around the world, mainly when Seb Ingrosso played the track at Sensation 2010 NYE party in Germany. His other remixes are also being played in clubs all across Asia, Europe, and even US, by another famous DJ. However, his first single, “To The Ground” featuring Butterbox, is of Generation-G must-listen track as the single has cool vibes that will please partygoers.