Michael got his start in music in the mid 90’s at record stores in Belgium. He started playing in clubs and parties around ’97. His debut came in 2001 in the form of ELECTROSPHERE released on PERIMETER RECORDS (which he formed under the legendary DIKI RECORDS LABEL.
The 3rd release EXPOSURE opened doors abroad and the record became a sought after record because of the perfect merge between minimalistic and roughness. Some of Forzza’s most well-known releases to date appeared on the renowned FIGURE MUSIC (Len Faki’s imprint) and on his infamous ABSTRACTOR SERIES (released by NEWS). All tracks tend to combine an experimental/textural approach with a more minimal rhythmic framework.
With KAHANA came worldwide recognition, the record was an instant classic and one of the highest selling records in 2005. As a dj his name is immediately associated with one of Belgium’s legendary nightclubs PULSE FACTORY. The club opened its doors in 2005 and is still active with sold out reunions. He is one of the core reasons for the popularity of the groundbreaking “Pulse night out experience”. As a true techno purveyor he stands for the global acknowledgement of techno within electronic music. Michael has remained one of the Dj's with a non stop attitude to implement his vision of clubbing and music development.Michael Forzza on Instagram