As kids growing up being fans of the rave, Emanate aka Nathan Vain & Emily Fox fell in love with the mystique of electronic music. Nathan Vain knew right away what his future held when he acquired his first turntables at the age of 17. Emily Fox took a different route starting her journey in the scene as a promoter and landing Nathan his first residency at a popular after hours spot back in 2001.
A few years down the road and a desire for success growing strong they moved to San Francisco together and started producing music as Emanate in 2003. From House, Breaks to Downtempo theyâ€™ve established and developed their skills experimenting with influential song styles and formats but have never strayed far from their roots with deeper Techno and Tech House music. Nathan enhanced his knowledge of the industry working at DanceRecords from 2004 â€“ 2009 with a stint interning at the Mothership/ Dirtybird offices. Emily developed her understanding of the Electronic music culture by throwing various parties throughout San Francisco over the years.
Following the path of natural evolution and with various label influences they started up their own label, Mioli Music. Since 2010 theyâ€™ve released music as Emanate and individually as well as have signed various International artists on Mioli (Move It Or Lose It). Today Emanate is primarily involved in Techno, Tech House, Deep House and Nu Disco. With their DJ sets you can expect a clever blend and balance of deep and edgy music.
From having his music played out around the world to djing sold out shows at some of the biggest venues / festivals. Alex Sibley is quickly becoming a recognizable name in the house/techno scene.
Sibley grew up travelling back and forth between Athens, Greece and the San Francisco Bay area. His frequent visits to Greece allowed him to experience the European club life at an early age. During his stay in Greece he moved to Mykonos, where he instantly fell in love with the house and techno scene. His return to the US inspired him to expose the underground vibe of music he experienced abroad. Four years later and Alex has not only made a name for himself as a dj, (playing big venues and festivals such as Insomniac's Escape From Wonderland, Burning Man, Lovevolution, Ruby Skye, Mezzanine, Vessel, the End Up ect.) but he has also become a recognized producer. His productions have been picked up by internationally recognized labels like Bashi Records, Blue Orb records and Spundae Black and has had his tracks featured on Umek and Carl Cox's radioshows (Behind the Iron Curtain, Intec Digital radioshow)
Alex has had the privilege to be on the same lineup as some of the best producers in the world including Richie Hawtin, Gui Borratto, Carlo Lio, Pan-Pot, Dubfire, Loco Dice, Moby, Armin Van Buuren, Calvin Harris, Markus Shultz, Gareth Emery, etc.